With a powertrain configuration similar to that of the Chevy Volt, Audi's A1 e-tron represents a step towards a full electric car from the German automaker.
If you are strolling the streets of Munich any time soon, you may be treated to the sight of the quiet running Audi A1 e-tron. Audi began a testing program this week, putting 20 of the advanced powertrain cars on the road.
The A1 is Audi's new, compact city car. The e-tron version uses a lithium-ion battery pack and electric motor producing 101 horsepower to drive the front wheels. Under electric power, … Read more