Audi will present this autumn an electric crossover concept that anticipates the future of the brand, and some already rumoring the Audi Q6 name for the future SAV.
Audi will bring at the Frankfurt Motor Show an electric crossover with sporty touch. According to sources cited by Automotive News in the German company, the model will be based on the second generation of the Volkswagen Group MLB platform. New creation of the Ingolstadt will have extraordinary aerodynamic elements specific to this model, and subsequently electric model will be assisted by a plug-in hybrid and even hydrogen version, according to sources from the mark.
Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg, head of research and development of the German brand, said in an interview that the new crossover will be a “Sports Activity Vehicle” and will be released in 2018. The autonomy of the future electric model from Audi will be over 500 kilometers, the official said mark. Crossover Germans will direct competitor Tesla Model X‘s future, an electric SUV prepared by the American brand.
Aesthetics of the future electric crossover from Audi will be one of the Germans developed specifically for the company’s range of electric cars. It will inspire future plug-in hybrid company, although they will be closer in terms of style of other models in the range. The first information for future Q6 crossover announces the name of Germans and production figures should reach 10,000 units per year to ensure profitability.