2021 Audi e-tron GT India Launch: What To Anticipate
It was simply earlier this 12 months, in February 2021, that Audi unveiled the brand new all-electric, four-door, Gran Tourismo coupe – e-tron GT, and inside seven months, the corporate is launching the automotive in India.
- The Audi e-tron GT would be the model’s flagship electrical automotive
- Audi India has began accepting bookings for a token of Rs. 10 lakh
- Each Audi e-tron GT Quattro and RS are anticipated to be launched in India
The Audi e-tron GT is all set to go on sale in India on September 22, 2021, and it is the following electrical automobile from the Ingolstadt-based carmaker to succeed in our shores. Earlier this 12 months, the corporate launched the e-tron and e-tron Sportback electrical SUVs in India, and it had confirmed that it’s going to launch a 3rd electrical automobile in India by the top of 2021. Apparently, it was simply earlier this 12 months, in February 2021, that Audi unveiled the brand new all-electric, four-door, Gran Tourismo coupe. And inside seven months, the corporate is launching the automotive in India. This is every thing you’ll be able to anticipate from the launch.
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Design and Styling
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Globally, the e-tron GT is obtainable in two choices – Audi e-Tron GT quattro and a sportier, RS e-Tron GT, and we anticipate each of them to be launched in India. Visually, the automotive comes with a futuristic design with daring sculpted traces, whereas upfront now we have the signature e-Tron sample panel as an alternative of a grille. Matrix LED headlights are normal within the RS e-Tron GT and out there as an choice on the common e-Tron, nonetheless, Audi laser gentle is out there as an choice for each fashions. The automotive will include wheel dimension choices starting from 19- to 21-inch with aero blades. On the rear, the automotive will get an end-to-end LED taillamp with arrowhead-shaped LED gentle signature.
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Inside and Tech
The cabin design is in step with a traditional Gran Turismo the place the motive force and entrance passenger seats are put in in a sporty low place and separated by a large centre console. Audi claims that the rear seats additionally present sufficient area even for adults. The automotive comes with a 12.3-inches instrument cluster with a digital cockpit and a ten.1-inch MMI touchscreen show as normal. The system helps pure voice instructions and Audi Join companies. The MMI navigation plus comes with a Wi-Fi hotspot as normal providing clever navigation with e-Tron particular capabilities.
To additional amplify its sports activities automotive character, the e-tron GT additionally comes with customized software program that gives distinctive exhaust sounds. The system is known as AVAS (Acoustic Car Alerting System) which within the base ‘Effectivity’ mode generates a broader sound than is legally required. Nevertheless, there are two extra modes ‘Consolation’ and ‘Dynamic’, whereas within the former the outside sound is fuller and has higher high quality, within the dynamic mode, it is much more highly effective, and sound is added contained in the cabin as properly. The system generates separate exterior and inside sounds utilizing the loudspeakers positioned each outdoors in addition to contained in the automobile.
Battery, Vary & Efficiency
The Audi e-Tron GT comes with two Completely Excited Synchronous Machine (PSM) electrical motors, one on the entrance and one on the rear axles, mated to a two-speed transmission on the rear axle, and electrical all-wheel drive. The motor is paired with an 85 kWh Lithium-Ion battery, that helps provide a WLTP vary of as much as 488 kilometres. The battery system is supported by an 800-volt know-how that permits quick DC charging with an output of as much as 270 kW.
The bottom trim e-Tron GT quattro provides an output of 350 kW or 469 bhp, together with a peak torque of 630 Nm. Then again, the RS e-Tron GT has an output of 440 kW or 590 bhp, with a peak torque of 830 Nm. With launch management, the fashions get a lift output of 523 bhp and 637 bhp respectively for a most of two.5 seconds. The e-Tron GT quattro goes from 0 to 100 kmph in 4.1 seconds, with a high pace of 245 kmph, whereas the RS does the identical in 3.3 seconds with a high pace of 250 kmph.