Audi has unveiled some details about its plans for the year 2020 a lot of new looming in the range of the German manufacturer. 2019 will be launched two new SUV while in 2020 three electric cars arrive. The brand also anticipates the renewal of important models of the range in 2018.
Audi will launch two new SUV and three electric cars by 2020. Photograph: S. Baldauf / SB-Medien.
The Annual Press Conference held at Audi today was the time chosen by the manufacturer with the four rings to reveal some of the details of their plans over the coming years. In addition to detailing all the details of the Audi Group turnover during the last year 2016 (year in which they increased to the 59,300 million euros, up + 8.2%), there was also time to discuss upcoming releases that will work in the German mark.
By the year 2020 "movidito" within Audi times ahead, and that, in addition to the arrival of new models, the German manufacturer also will do the same renewing some of its most important products. They will arrive new SUVs and electric cars with those who remain at the forefront and meet the growing demand for these types of vehicles.
2018 will be the year of internal renewal
For next year Audi has set a target renew some of the main pillars supporting its range. The brand with the four rings fortalezará its high-end with the second generation of the Audi A7 Sportback. Other models that will make an appearance during the next year will be the new Audi A6 2018 or tuning the smallest of the family, the Audi A1 2018.
The Audi A1 is one of the models of the German mark to be renewed. Photography: Automedia.
Nor can we forget the most luxurious and exclusive saloon that are in the range of the German firm. And the new Audi A8 2018. The update will also come to the sportiest version, the Audi S8.
Two new SUV to increase Audi Q family
One of these two models to be unveiled between 2018 and 2019 will be the Audi Q8. This SUV expected we advance Motor.es many details and even the brand itself has shown us two advance thereof by respective prototypes, the Audi Q8 Audi Q8 Concept and Sport Concept. The last in the Geneva Motor Show 2017 which opened recently.
And after the arrival of Q8 it will be time to meet the new Audi Q4, a compact SUV which it has been much speculation and still no very specific information on it. Is still talking about the possibility of it being powered by a "Electrified" plug-in hybrid system or any other type of mechanics.
The 2018 Audi A8 is one of the major releases to come. Photography: Phocarmedia.
important years for electric Audi
2020 the German company plans to launch three electric cars and continue to increase the "Electrified" versions of other vehicles in its range. To do this, Audi has trained more than 6,000 of its employees to work with this technology and prepare for the increased demand that is expected to take place in Europe within a short time.
One of the most important models 100% electric that will be the Audi e-tron quattro, an SUV that will be present after the Q8 and before Q4.
Moreover, not least, Audi emphasizes that continue to invest resources in developing new technologies and systems related to autonomous driving and the concept referred to as "connected car". A first sample we will have with the arrival of the new Audi A8, which will be the first car brand to offer the driver a driving system piloted Level 3 in traffic jams, at speeds up to 60 km / h.
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