Hands-on knowledge of a mobility of a future: Audi with new projects in “Electric Mobility Showcase”

Posted on 18. Apr, 2015 by in Audi Canada

“The initial time we were concerned in a Electric Mobility Showcase in 2012, we gleaned profitable insights into how quite electric pushing copes in bland operation,” explained Prof. Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg, Member of a Board of Management for Technical Development during Audi. “We are now holding this impasse a theatre serve with a Audi A3 Sportback e‑tron, a initial prolongation indication with plug‑in hybrid drive. Our aim is to investigate how a cars hoop a accumulation of bland situations, what a participants of a hearing design of them and how that squares with their tangible experience.

On Saturday Prof. Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg presented a sum of 40 Audi A3 Sportback e‑tron models to a testers during a Audi Training Center in Munich, in a participation of Secretary of State Rainer Bomba from a Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure. There are 3 concentration projects for this year’s activities.

The Berlin exam participants will be regulating 15 of a Audi A3 Sportback e‑tron to invert between home and their places of work in an civic setting. The 10 cars earmarked for a Munich plan place a spotlight on publicly permitted charging and a commentary of exam possibilities who do not have their possess private charging point. Finally, in Stuttgart 15 of a A3 Sportback e‑tron will be in use during private households and smoothness services.

The Electric Mobility Showcase support module is a corner beginning of a German supervision and a automotive industry. It has a design of building Germany into a lead marketplace and heading provider of electric mobility. The projects conducted any year accept cross-departmental support from a Federal Ministries of Transport and Digital Infrastructure, Economic Affairs and Energy, Education and Research, and Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety.

The code with a 4 rings formerly took partial in several Electric Mobility Showcase projects in 2012, with a Audi A1 e‑tron tested in Berlin, Munich, Stuttgart, Nuremberg, Ingolstadt and Garmisch‑Partenkirchen.

Fuel expenditure of a models named above:

Audi A3 Sportback e-tron:
Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 1.7 – 1.5** (138.4 – 156.8 US mpg);
Combined energy expenditure in Wh/km: 124 – 114**;
Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 39 – 35** (62.8 – 56.3 g/mi)

**The fuel expenditure and a CO2 emissions of a car change due to a choice of wheels and tires. They not usually count on a fit function of a fuel by a vehicle, though are also shabby by pushing function and other non-technical factors.

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