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Report: Audi’s e-Quattro to replace conventional system on some cars, no more transfer cases

CARandDRIVER reports that Audi is supposedly seeking to reinvent the world of all-wheel drive with an all-new electric all-wheel-drive system, complete with an electric motor driving the rear axle. These words come from a supposed company source within Audi. According to this source, Audi will be essentially employing the same system found in the A5 […]

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Audi shows A5 e-tron quattro plug-in hybrid prototype

Audi has been working on a hybrid system that doubles as an all-wheel drive conversion kit. Just recently they demonstrated a prototype after resorting to Peugeot and Citroen (PSA) for some engineering consultation. They start off with a normal A5. It’s given a 2.0L TFSI four banger good for about 208hp and is given an […]

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