The 2024 Q8 E-Tron begins at $75,495 with vacation spot, Audi confirmed, and it recommended that the Q8 E-Tron could have no less than one model able to a 300-mile EPA vary.
Along with the bottom Q8 E-Tron with standard SUV bodywork, the lineup features a Q8 Sportback S-Line E-Tron mannequin with a extra coupe-like Sportback physique model and $78,895 base worth.
With solely a modest worth hike above outgoing E-Tron SUV and Sportback variations, that is proper the place Audi recommended it will be priced on the time of a primary drive of the Q8 E-Tron in a European-spec model in December.
2024 Audi Q8 E-Tron
The Q8 E-Tron feels friskier than the outgoing E-Tron model—primarily due to a faster steering ratio and different tuning modifications. It replaces the E-Tron SUV and Sportback, Audi’s first quantity all-electric fashions, folding them into the Q8 SUV household alongside current gasoline-powered fashions.
All Q8 E-Tron fashions have a battery pack with 106 kwh of internet capability—a 23% enhance over the outgoing E-Tron, Audi notes. Changes to the battery administration system enable to be used of 93% of battery capability, up from 91% earlier than. Audi claims the Q8 Sportback E-Tron with the optionally available Extremely Package deal achieves an EPA-estimated 300 miles of vary.
2024 Audi Q8 E-Tron
Sooner charging is one other enchancment within the Q8 vs the E-Tron. The utmost DC fast-charging energy charge will increase from 150 kw to 170 kw, permitting for a ten% to 80% cost in about 31 minutes, Audi estimates. The Q8 E-Tron can also be able to Degree 2 AC charging at as much as 19.2 kw, which might totally cost the pack in 6.5 hours, or 13 hours at 9.6 kw.
The Q8 E-Tron fashions are joined by the This fall E-Tron SUV and Sportback—though the This fall household goes far more for practicality than Q8-like appeal. The E-Tron GT and its sportier RS variant stay as the one sedans in Audi’s EV lineup.