Audi E-tron Sportback 230kW 50 Quattro 71kWh Black Edition 5dr Auto Review

Category: Electric car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
electric
Gearbox:
auto
Doors:
5 doors
Audi E-tron Sportback front
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  • Audi E-tron Sportback front
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  • Audi E-tron Sportback 2020 dashboard
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  • Audi E-tron Sportback 2020 infotainment
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  • Audi E-tron Sportback 2020 front right static
  • Audi E-tron Sportback 2020 rear right static
  • Audi E-tron Sportback 2020 dashboard
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RRP £71,425What Car? Target Price£67,359
Review

Despite its more sporty aesthetic, the Audi E-tron Sportback drives in a very similar manner to the regular E-tron SUV, but that’s no bad thing. No, it isn't as sharp as the Jaguar I-Pace in corners, but it is extremely hushed and most versions do a great job of soaking up bumps, while the interior is lavish. As a bonus, it remains usefully practical, too, even with that heavily raked roof. The only real disappointment is the range between charges.

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With more than 300bhp, the entry-level E-tron Sportback motor certainly doesn’t make for slow progress; 0-62mph is done and dusted in 6.8sec. However, the cheaper BMW iX3 is just as fast, while rival models that cost the same sort of money as the Sportback all offer superior acceleration. This model can also travel less than 200 miles on a charge.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH6.8 seconds
Fuel TypeElectric
GearboxAUTO
Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

615

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

0

g/km

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