Will accomplish that by getting “some genes from Porsche.”
And by including “a variety of Audi genes.”
Audi says the E-tron GT will outsprint the Tesla Mannequin S P100D because of a secret weapon within the type of Porsche.
Nonetheless not due till 2020, the E-tron GT will boast vary on par with the E-tron SUV (248 miles WLTP) however be “centered extra in direction of energy,” in line with Audi’s powertrain boss.
To be able to beat the Tesla Mannequin S P100D, Audi would want to make the E-tron GT zip from zero to 60 MPH in nicely below 2.5 seconds. The P100D formally hits 60 MPH in 2.5 seconds, however timed outcomes are nearer to 2.three seconds.
Audi says the E-Tron GT will use a Tesla-like skateboard platform that borrows numerous bits from the Porsche Taycan.
The E-tron GT idea will make its official debut on the Los Angeles Motor Present in November and we’ll be on website for the reveal.