Premium Platform Electric (PPE): A Technological Leap for Next Generation of Fully Electric Premium Mobility from Audi

[gallery link="file" columns="1" size="full" ids="98421"] PPE makes optimal use of the advantages of an all-electric drive architecture to improve interior space, efficiency and performance Powerful and highly efficient electric motors and newly developed high-voltage battery for an impressive range suitable for everyday use The new E3 1.2 electronics architecture brings vehicle digitalization to a new level [source: Audi of America] INGOLSTADT, May 15, 2024 – The Premium Pla...

Audi Q6 e-tron: Focus on Charging Performance

[gallery link="file" columns="1" size="full" ids="98541"] Maximum charging power of 270 kilowatts for a large part of the charging time – energy for up to 255 kilometers recharged in only ten minutes Standardized communication between charging station and vehicle  The Europe-wide Audi charging network and Audi charging hub terminals in urban environments offer a dense network of charging points Ingolstadt, GERMANY – When designing and developing the high-voltage (HV) battery f...

Audi at Auto China 2024

[gallery link="file" columns="1" size="full" ids="100923"] This week, Audi presents its program for the world's largest automotive market with an all-electric booth at Auto China 2024. Read the key statements from AUDI CEO Gernot Döllner on the company’s strategic direction in China, the new factory in Changchun, the China-only Audi Q6L e-tron, and the charging cooperation with Porsche. [gallery link="file" columns="1" size="full" ids="100918"] The Audi strategy for China ”With...

In Detail: Audi Q6L e-tron

[gallery link="file" columns="1" size="full" ids="100887"] Audi presents a dedicated variant from the Q6 e-tron family for its largest market, China, at Auto China in Beijing  Audi CEO Gernot Döllner: "With the Q6L e-tron, we are bringing a tailor-made offering for our customers in China" The Q6L e-tron is the first PPE model to be built in the new factory in Changchun [source: Audi AG] The Audi Q6 e-tron series are the first production models on the Premium Platform El...

Audi Q6 e-tron World Premiere to Public on April 15 in Milan

[gallery link="file" columns="1" size="full" ids="98520"] • Audi Q6 e-tron, a new expression of the Brand's technological avant-garde, will be shown in absolute preview to the international audience of Design Week • The Audi full electric model will be the protagonist of the spaces of Audi House of Progress during the Fuorisalone del Mobile from 15 to 28 April [source: Audi Italia] On April 15, the opening day of the Milan Design Week 2024, Audi will present a world premiere to the...

Audi Q6 e-tron: Focus on Charging Performance – The New Premium Platform Electric (PPE)

[gallery link="file" columns="1" size="full" ids="98437"] Maximum charging power of 270 kilowatts for a large part of the charging time – energy for up to 255 kilometers recharged in only ten minutes Standardized communication between charging station and vehicle The Europe-wide Audi charging network and Audi charging hub terminals in urban environments offer a dense network of charging points [source: Audi AG] dense network of charging points Ingolstadt, March 18, 202...

Audi Q6 e-tron: The Design – Interior & Exterior

[gallery columns="1" size="full" ids="98451"] New design philosophy goes into series production with the Q6 e-tron The interior of the Audi Q6 e-tron1 is oriented towards the needs of the customer more than ever. The properties of materials used were incorporated into the interior design at a very early stage of the development process and, in combination with the Audi MMI panoramic display and the MMI passenger display, create a visually clear digital stage. The high-contrast design of the i...

Audi Q6 e-tron: World First in Lighting Technology

[gallery columns="1" link="file" size="full" ids="98407"] With the Q6 e-tron1, Audi is not only starting a new chapter in electric mobility but also in an important part of Audi's DNA: lighting technology. With the world's first active digital light signature, the Audi Q6 e-tron1 ushers in a new era characterized by design and aesthetics that are unique to Audi. The second generation of innovative digital OLED technology not only shapes the appearance of new Audi models but also increases ...

Audi E³ 1.2 Electronic Architecture Brings “Vorsprung durch Technik” to Life

[gallery link="file" columns="1" size="full" ids="98466"] Scalable: in the E3 1.2 electronic architecture developed jointly with CARIAD, a future-oriented foundation with new hardware and software debuts in the Audi Q6 e-tron1 Update and upgrade capable: high-performance domain computer network and high-power connectivity for new functions and user experience Comprehensive safety concept: security-by-design and update-by-design [source: Audi AG] With the launch of Prem...

Experience Vorsprung durch Technik: the new Audi Q6 e-tron

[gallery link="file" columns="1" size="full" ids="98420"] The new Audi Q6 e-tron1 sets standards in terms of performance, range, charging, driving dynamics and design Audi CEO Gernot Döllner: "Built on the new PPE platform, the Audi Q6 e-tron1 is the next technological leap in premium electric mobility for our customers" The new model takes the digital experience at Audi to a new level [source: Audi AG] The Audi Q6 e-tron1 is the first production model o...

Audi Confirms Reveal Date for Q6 e-tron

[gallery link="file" columns="1" size="full" ids="88149"] The much anticipated and slightly delayed Q6 moved closer to market availability this week when Audi Deutschland shared a three-panel teaser image of the mid-sized electric crossover. The post also included confirmation of a March 18 reveal date. See it below. https://www.instagram.com/p/C4OJ-aZO6Qq/?img_index=1

Is This an Undisguised North American Spec Q6 e-tron?

[gallery link="file" columns="1" size="full" ids="96728"] This latest set of Q6 e-tron test mule photos shows a largely undisguised Q6 e-tron seen testing near the Audi factory. With the new Porsche Macan, another PPE-based Volkswagen Group EV crossover, having just been revealed days ago, we know it won't be long before the Q6 e-tron is fully revealed. Audi has already shown camouflage livery versions of the Q6 e-tron and let a few press drive them, and now this particular car shows the car no...

Spy Photo: Audi Q6 e-tron Sportback

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="92588"] It’s been a while since we last spotted the Sportback version of the electric Audi Q6 e-tron but now it’s time again and of course we figured we could share this set with you. With the regular version of the Q6 e-tron basically already revealed both in and out, Audi has still kept the Sportback version away from both us and journalists. Of course the Sportback will share everything with its boxier brother except for the sloping roof t...
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How the Interior of the Audi Q6 e-tron Applies the Brand’s New Design Philosophy in Series Production

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="89587"] source: Audi AG Designed from the inside out: The interior of the new Audi Q6 e-tron model series is tailored more closely than ever to the user’s needs and has been reimagined accordingly. For example, the three-dimensional, high-contrast design deliberately places elements in the foreground or background, creating a three-dimensional spatial architecture with aesthetics and ergonomics perfectly tuned to the occupants. The Audi Q6 e...
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Q6 e-tron Put Through Paces in Frigid Climate

[gallery columns="1" size="full" ids="84377"] The close-to-production Audi Q6 e-tron is just the beginning of the largest model offensive in the history of the brand with the four rings. Audi will introduce more than 20 new models by 2025 – more than ten of which will be electric. The future Q6 e-tron model series marks the inauguration of e-mobility at the Ingolstadt headquarters. An in-house battery assembly facility underpins Audi’s commitment to electric mobility. [gallery columns="1" si...

Spy Photo: Audi Q6 e-tron Sportback Winter Test

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="79949"] It's time for a new winter test season. First out is the Audi Q6 e-tron Sportback that makes its first tour in winter wonderland. Spied earlier in Germany during the summer, it's only our second sighting of the Sportback version of the electric Q6 e-tron. Both the Audi Q6 e-tron and the Q6 e-tron Sportback will of course share the same PPE platform with the upcoming Porsche Macan EV. The Sportback will share the front end with the standa...
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Spy Photo: Audi Q6 e-tron Sportback

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="74690"] We spied the Audi Q6 e-tron Sportback testing together with its Q6 sibling in Germany. Just like all the other Audi models, the Sportback will share the front end with its standard Q6 e-tron but with a sleeker roof line. The changes start at the B-pillar and gives the Sportback a sportier look but less cargo space. [gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="74685"] Both Q6 e-tron versions share the same PPE platform which they...
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Spy Photo: Audi RS Q6 e-tron

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="70159"] Hotter Audi Q6 e-tron spotted! Not just the new Audi Q5 is in the pipeline but also the hotter version of the Audi Q6 e-tron, the RS Q6 e-tron. Visibly we can see the sportier looking front bumper compared to the more regular versions of the Q6. These prototypes also have the production lights as we can see revealing the split headlights up front together with the more conventional rear lights. On the performance side the Audi RS Q6 e-tro...
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Audi Q6 e-tron Spy Photos

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="65246"] Audi Q6 e-tron spied once again! We spied the Audi Q6 e-tron for the first time back in February and now we spotted it during some testing at the Volkswagen Groups’ Nürburgring test center. This time we got pretty close up giving you the best look yet. As we know Porsche is developing a new and fully electric Macan and the Q6 e-tron will be sharing the very same platform. . The new Macan will ride on a new platform dubbed PPE , Premium...
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Spied Again: Audi Q6 e-tron

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="59606"] We spied the Audi Q6 e-tron for the first time back in February and now we spotted it again. Compared to our first sighting, this prototype was out testing on public roads for the first time giving us a better look overall. We know Porsche is developing a new and fully electric Macan. The new Macan will ride on a new platform dubbed PPE, Premium Platform Electric, that is co-developed with Audi. While the platform for the Taycan (J1) w...
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