Software problems may delay Volkswagen ID.3 launch

According to a media report, Volkswagen is still struggling with massive software problems with ID.3. Apparently, there is even the possibility that the market launch of the first MEB model will have to be postponed. The group’s subsidiaries Audi and Porsche are also expected to experience further difficulties with the electric cars. Only a few […]

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Tesla rival Audi hits the pause button on e-tron production

The Audi factory in Belgium paused the production of the e-tron SUV citing production issues such as a battery supply bottleneck. The production of Audi Brussels was shut down Thursday last week and is expected to last until Tuesday. According to Audi insiders, aside from battery supply issues, there are also shortages of other parts […]

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Audi presents e-tron & Sportback S models

Audi has now presented the more powerful S variants of the e-tron and e-tron Sportback with three electric motors. Their drive layout is based on the concept with two different asynchronous motors (ASM), designed as a modular system from the beginning of the e-tron series. The “S” is used by the Ingolstadt-based manufacturer in the […]

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Audi pauses e-tron production in Brussels

Audi is completely stopping production of the e-tron in Brussels for a few days due to supply chain issues. Short-time work has been announced for the plant, as the company has confirmed. First the business newspaper ‘l’Echo’ had reported about the forced production stop, which was later confirmed by an Audi spokesman to the Belgian […]

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VW & Dealers agree on ID. sales model

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Volkswagen and its partner association VAPV have agreed on a new distribution model for the all-electric ID. family in Germany. The agency model, which has proven its worth in the fleet customer segment, will thus be used in a similar form for private and small commercial customers. VAPV stands for “Volkswagen and Audi Partner Association” […]

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Audi e-tron 50 priced in the UK

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The lower performance version of Audi’s first electric vehicle, the e-tron, will be available in the UK starting at £59,900, excluding the government’s £3,500 plug-in car grant. The e-tron 50 is quite similar to its parent vehicle, featuring two electric motors in a similar size, however the vehicle has a smaller battery. Equipped with a […]

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Audi teams with Arcadia to offer solar power subscription for eligible Audi e-tron buyers at no charge

Audi is expanding its collaboration with Arcadia (formerly Arcadia Power), a clean energy platform, to offer customers an industry-first, 10-year subscription to solar power for Audi e-tron SUV drivers at no additional cost. The offer is available to t…

Audi and Maisie Williams invite the world to “Let It Go” and embrace electric future in Game Day spot

Audi returns to the biggest night in American football with a musically-inspired, 60-second commercial called “Let It Go” featuring actor Maisie Williams. Williams takes the wheel of the all-new Audi e-tron Sportback to help kick off a global brand cam…