And if three years after the presentation of the first concept of the name, the declination of the electric version of the R8 coupe had just be (temporarily or permanently) stored in cartons? To this question, the Ingolstadt manufacturer is obviously brings no answers or denials. So info or intox? Echoing remarks made by Mr. Wolfgang Dürheimer, Car & Driver media is announcing that the final development of the Audi R8 e-tron would have simply been stopped. Several factors of explanation would be at the origin of this decision.
First, the price too importantly of batteries. Second, the inevitable question of autonomy. Third, the question of the actual existence of a customer for a vehicle of this ilk. Compiled these reasons and others, the development would have been bracketed.