Audi is making significant strides in the electric vehicle (EV) market, with plans to convert all factories to produce EVs and phase out gas models. The German luxury automaker is going “all in” on electromobility, with the Q4 e-Tron marking a new era in the electric SUV market.
Audi’s Commitment to Electromobility
With the last combustion car set to roll off the line in 2033, Audi is focusing on expanding its EV lineup. The Q4 e-Tron joins the e-Tron, e-Tron S, e-Tron GT, e-Tron Sportback, and Q8 e-Tron as part of Audi’s electric future. The automaker aims to convert all existing production factories to build electric vehicles by 2029, cutting annual factory costs in half by 2033.
Comparing the Audi Q4 e-Tron to the Tesla Model Y
The Audi Q4 e-Tron, with a starting price of $48,800, is a strong competitor to the Tesla Model Y, which starts at $65,990. The Q4 e-Tron boasts a modern exterior design, a higher-quality interior, and a gauge cluster with an augmented reality heads-up display. In
comparison, the Tesla Model Y has a simpler interior design and more cargo space.
The 2023 Audi Q4 e-Tron: A Game Changer in the Electric SUV Market
The Q4 e-Tron is Audi’s second all-electric SUV after the larger e-Tron. With a starting price of $48,800, it is set to be a game changer in the electric SUV market. Audi plans for all of its cars and SUVs to be electric vehicles within a decade, and the Q4 e-Tron is a significant step towards achieving this goal.
Audi’s Brussels Factory: Pioneering Electric Vehicle Production
Audi’s Brussels factory has a rich history of producing iconic vehicles for the Volkswagen group, including the Passat and Golf. In 2007, the decision was made to convert Brussels production to Audi, and in 2018, the factory began producing the fully electric e-Tron. This successful conversion demonstrates Audi’s commitment to a fully electric future and its ability to adapt to the changing automotive landscape.