The all-new electric SUV 2021 Audi E-Tron Sportback is just around the corner. Audi yesterday confirm that the electric model will be launched at the end of this year, starting at $69,100. The newest member looks futuristic and is filled with the latest techs.
Generally, Audi will demonstrate its strength through this model, and it will try to beat competitors in the mid-size SUV EV class. Sportback shares its underpinnings with the old-fashioned Audi E-Tron, and it features a tweaked powertrain.
2021 Audi E-Tron Sportback Design
The new 2021 Audi E-Tron Sportback design is futuristic and beautiful. This SUV is recognized by its flat roofline extending over the SUV body. Also, the Sportback on the front features a large single-frame grille, framed by vertical struts. Generally, this SUV is inspired by the Audi A7, and it stands out with its unique design.
Audi Sportback also maintains impressive Matrix LED headlamps, uniquely designed air intakes, and a distinctively contoured bumper. On the side, the manufacturer used standard 20-inch wheels and air suspension. However, looking at this SUV behind, you’ll notice the big spoiler and diffuser extend across the entire vehicle width.
Cabin Offers Ample Space and Latest Tech
Thanks to a longer wheelbase, the forthcoming 2021 Audi E-Tron Sportback has ample space for five occupants and their luggage. The cabin is comfortable, and Sportback is featuring superior design and technology. Stepping in, you’ll first notice Audi’s virtual cockpit and minimal use of physical buttons on the dashboard resulting in a cleaner look. Like the base model, the new e-Tron Sportback also features the MMI touch response operating system with two displays.
The first one is a 12.1-inch touch screen siting upper, giving drivers easy access to navigation, the Bang & Olufsen audio system, and other settings. However, bellow is a smaller 8.6-inch display to operate climate control. Other features include heated rear seats, 4-zone climate control, comfort pre-conditioning, heated and ventilated 12-way power front seats, and more.
2021 Audi E-Tron Sportback System Details
The new 2021 Audi E-Tron Sportback is an all-electric model that uses a pair of asynchronous electric motors. Thanks to the whole system, this unit can pump out a total of 335 hp and 414 lb-ft to all four wheels. The manufacturer placed engines on both e-Tron axles, each for front and rear.
The Sportback also comes with 95 kWh total battery capacity delivering a driving range of 218 miles. With a high-speed charger, 10 mins of charging are enough to cover 58 miles. The results on the track are great, and it takes just 6.5 seconds to go to 60 mph from standstill.
Price and Release Date
The new 2021 Audi E-Tron Sportback is the futuristic SUV that is all-electric. According to Audi, the base Premium trim model starts at $69,100, while the Prestige trim can reach nearly $83,000.
We also heard that Audi would offer a limited-edition ‘Edition One’ model simultaneously as the Sportback later this year. This model comes exclusive in Plasma blue metallic paint, and it uses eye-catchy Dynamic orange brake calipers.