Designers and engineers Audi began developing the Ku 8 back in 2013. The work was carried out slowly until the release of the Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe. As a result, manufacturers have still decided to hurry up, and then, finally, the preliminary information on a technical stuffing and design of future innovations become available.
Without waiting for the official premiere, the chief designer of the brand opened the curtain reporters German publication Welt.
The exterior design of Audi Ku 8 E-Tron 2019-2020
Crossover Q8 has a common platform and similar dimensions to the Q7, but noticeable significant differences in the cars exterior design.
When designing the exterior kupeobraznogo crossover emphasis on its sporty and dynamic. This highlights and wide front end with a massive air intake in the bumper, and compact silhouette with a sloping roof and a powerful rear uprights, and extended wheel arches.
In general design of the novelty is made in the style of the brand with the presence of some specific details such as chrome vertical insertion grille.
The interior of the concept car Audi Q8 E-tron 2019-2020
According to the chief designer of Audi – Marc Lichte, in an interview with Welt – Interior Ku 8 will be a real revolution for the brand. all vehicle systems are managed using the touch panel.
The cabin will be left only two mechanical buttons, one of which is responsible for enabling the alarm, and the second – for the management of parking sensors.
In the same way it will be issued and the interior Q8 sedan, the production version which will be presented in the summer of 2019-2020.
In addition, the novelty has traditionally appreciate high-quality finishing materials and technical equipment level.
The vehicle interior is designed to accommodate the driver and four passengers. For each of them there are separate chairs, providing a high level of comfort.
In addition, kupeobrazny crossover boasts a large amount of luggage to the main competitors – the Mercedes-Benz GLE the Coupe and the BMW the X6 .
Configurations Audi Q8 E-tron 2019-2020
Of course, the number of different car modifications and the level of their equipment too early to say. It is known that the serial crossover will be equipped with such systems of comfort and safety, such as:
Modern multimedia installation Audi MMI with high sound quality, wide touch screen and a variety of different functions;
Informative digital instrument panel with a full-color display;
Three-zone automatic climate control;
Power, ventilation, massage and heated front seats;
Full power accessories;
Various electronic assistants, allowing the driver to fully control the situation on the road.
Specifications kupeobraznogo crossover Q8 2019-2020
Serial sporty crossover will receive not only a common platform with the Q7, but the same range of engines. It is represented by a 3-liter diesel engine capacity of 272 hp and gasoline 333 hp 3-liter power unit. Each of them has an excellent dynamics and low fuel consumption.
The greatest interest is the hybrid version of the car, thanks to which he received the prefix E-Tron in the title. Releasing the market version of the car with an electric motor manufacturers are planning to compete with crossover the Tesla the Model the X .
Home sales and the cost of Audi Q8 E-tron 2019-2020
prototype model will be presented at the Detroit Motor Show, which traditionally opens its doors in early 2019-2020.
The production model of crossover, stylized coupe can be seen on sale in late 2018 or early 2019. Although the premiere news, probably a little bit earlier held. Previously announced even the approximate value of the car. It will be not less than 70 thousand euros for the basic version.
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