Audi e-tron launched in Thailand – 5.099 million baht

Just some months after making its world debut in San Francisco, the Audi e-tron has now been launched in Thailand, making Audi the primary premium model within the nation to introduce a totally electrical automobile. The totally imported SUV is being supplied by Meister Technik, and is priced at 5.099 million baht (RM657,618). A single variant, the e-tron 55 quattro, is the one one which prospects will be capable to purchase, which makes use of two electrical motors. For the entrance axle, the drive unit includes of the motor, energy electronics and single-speed gearbox, with a rated output of 168 hp (125 kW). In the meantime, the rear unit offers 188 hp (140 kW), and when paired with the entrance, leads to an electrical quattro all-wheel drive setup and whole system output of 355 hp (265 kW) and 561 Nm of torque. The e-tron additionally comes with a lift mode that quickly will increase output to 402 hp (300 kW) and 664 Nm for a couple of seconds, with a 13 hp (10 kW) acquire on the entrance and 34 hp (25 kW) on the rear. By way of efficiency, the Zero-100 km/h dash will take 6.6 seconds, or 5.7 seconds when enhance mode is engaged. These motors are powered by a 95-kWh lithium-ion battery, permitting for a driving vary of about 417 km following the WLTP technique of testing. The e-tron could be charged utilizing both 11-kW or 22-kW residence AC charging options with a Sort 2 connector, or 150-kW DC quick charging by way of the Mixed Charging System (CCS) normal. Out there tools on the e-tron 55 quattro embrace adaptive air suspension, HD Matrix LED headlamps, 21-inch wheels, Audi drive choose an non-obligatory Audi digital exterior mirrors. The final merchandise replaces the traditional aspect mirrors for cameras linked to 7-inch OLED touchscreens contained in the cabin, and is a part of an non-obligatory package deal (extra particulars under). On that point out, the inside sports activities Valcona leather-based seats, four-zone automated air-conditioning, a panoramic sunroof, Audi digital cockpit, MMI Navigation plus with MMI contact response, ambient lighting and a Bang & Olufsen Sound System with 3D sound. As for the record of security and driver help techniques, you’ll get TCS, ESC, ABS, EBD, 4 airbags (entrance driver and passenger, entrance aspect with head airbag system), Audi maintain help, Parking assist Plus with 360-degree show and Isofix baby seat anchors and high tether for outer rear seats. The non-obligatory package deal that features the digital exterior mirrors additionally provides on the Audi pre sense metropolis suite and aspect help. Nonetheless, this comes at a further price of 200,000 baht (RM25,780). Every e-tron offered in Thailand comes with an ordinary five-year/150,000 km guarantee in addition to an eight-year/160,000 km guarantee on the high-voltage battery. The e-tron received’t be the one premium electrical SUV coming to Thailand, because the Jaguar I-Tempo and Mercedes-Benz EQC are additionally on their manner. GALLERY: Audi e-tron official photographs The put up Audi e-tron launched in Thailand – 5.099 million baht appeared first on Paul Tan's Automotive Information.