The new Audi A3 2011 electric car is based on the 2011 Audi A3 Sportback andis almost ready to hit the market. The new electric vehicle from Audi is powered by a 26.5kWh lithium ion battery pack located in the middle and rear of the EV which can power the car for up to 140km. Using the rapid charger the Audi e-Tron can be recharged in about 4 hours.
The engine can offer 100kW (134 horsepower) power and offers 270Nm of torque with acceleration 0-100km/h in 11.2 and a top speed of 140km/h.
Audi A3 cargo space is up to 265 litres thanks to the placement of the batteries. On the outside, the A3 e-tron looks identical to the regular gasoline and diesel 2011 Audi A3s on sale today.