The e-tron GT is slated to be built at the Neckarsulm plant (below) where the R8 is now assembled.
While confirming plans for the e-tron GT, Stadler also revealed Audi's first pure electric model, the e-tron quattro SUV, will cost from €80,000, the equivalent of $A126,000, when sales officially begin in Germany later this year. Audi Sport will be jumping into the mix as well, with its own performance-oriented EV in the coming years - the Audi e-tron GT. Audi will stage the world premiere of the battery-electric vehicle this summer in Brussels.
The much lower, sleeker e-tron GT won't follow immediately, but is likely to arrive in the early years of the 2020s.
Audi NSUG.DE expects no further provisions for its "dieselgate" emissions scandal this year after setting aside a total of 2 billion euros ($2.47 billion) in 2016 and 2017, its finance chief said. The latest competitor that will enter the fray is coming from a well-known luxury auto manufacturer: Audi. Audi claims to have completed extreme condition testing across the globe on nearly 250 development vehicles before revealing the e-tron show auto. Like the rest of the Volkswagen Group, Audi plans to launch 20 electrified models by 2025, more than half of which will be fully electric.
Apple is holding an education event on March 27
The event will have an education focus, but Apple may also be revealing new hardware, like a new iPad and Apple Pencil . The world seems to love a big Apple event, so mark your cards for March 27, which is when the next one is happening.
The Punter's Eye: Cheltenham Gold Cup Preview
The Gold Cup is the most prestigious race in the jumps racing calendar and has been won by numerous greats of the racing game. For Johnson, it was a second victory in the Gold Cup - 18 years after his first on Looks Like Trouble.
"We interpret sportiness very progressively with our fully electric e-tron GT, and this is how we will take our high-performance brand Audi Sport into the future", said Rupert Stadler, Chairman of the Board of Management of Audi.
Last year, the brand managed to cut spending by 1 billion euros thanks to cuts in research and development, sales and other departments to help allot more funding for electric-car production.
The e-tron rides on an adaptation of Audi's MLB architecture for gasoline cars, called MLB-Evo, while the Porsche Mission E rides on a dedicated platform called P1. Against this backdrop came the announcement that all core Audi models will soon be offered with "at least mild hybrid" engine options.
Crabtree, 30, was released Thursday afternoon by the Oakland Raiders after they signed Jordy Nelson . A nine-year pro, Crabtree is coming off his least productive season since his injury-shortened 2013.
The Bills also announced another trade on Wednesday that saw them move up to the 12th overall pick in a trade with the Bengals . Comparing the two quarterbacks' performances this season would not give a complete picture of what the deals mean to Buffalo.
That view count increased dramatically last night, with his stream with Drake peaking at around 600,000 concurrent viewers. The event still fell shy of the overall record for the most people watching a Twitch stream, which is 1.1 million.
As the demonstrations unfolded, the NRA responded by posting a photo on Twitter of a black rifle emblazoned with an American flag. But they all felt like normal school assemblies or activities, not like the grassroots protest the walkout began as.
It introduced a Price Match Promise in January , while Geoffrey the giraffe mascot continued making school visits. Sales during the recent holiday period , which the company has yet to report, are believed to have been very bad.
As reported by NFL Network's Ian Rapoport , Solder's deal with NY will make him the highest paid offensive lineman in the NFL. Burkhead played in 10 regular-season games (three starts) for New England, as injuries to his ribs and knee limited him.
Cousins passed for at least 4,000 yards and 25 touchdowns in each of the past three seasons for the Washington Redskins . Cousins has been a bright light for the Redskins since he was promoted to the starting quarterback role in 2015.
Broadcom has formally admitted defeat after US President Trump stepped in and forbade a merger between the firm and Qualcomm . Dead deal: Broadcom withdrew its $117 billion offer to acquire Qualcomm this morning.
A lawyer said on March 15 that the company has told the public since July that it is cooperating with Mueller's investigation. It appears that Mueller is looking into whether foreign money had any role in President Trump's political activities.
Both the Galaxy S9, S9+ are available in three colours - Midnight Black, Lilac Purple, Coral Blue colour options in India. The Galaxy Note 9 trademark was filed on March 12, several months ahead of the phone's official announcement.
Peterson walks over to 700 building on the campus and takes up a position and reportedly does not move from that spot. As a result, first responders headed to the parking lot first, wasting several minutes of time.
2 militants killed in Khunmoh gunfight
The gunfight had raged last evening after militants tried to snatch weapons from the security guards of a BJP leader. The PSO identified as Bilal Ahmad suffered injuries in the incident.
United apologizes for dog fatally stuffed in overhead bin
According to a US Department of Transportation report issued in February, 24 animals died in the care of US carriers a year ago . United Airlines along with the president of the Flight Attendants Union says pets should never be placed in an overhead bin.
The FDA Is Making Major Moves Against the Cigarette Industry
Thursday's move, called an advance notice of proposed rule-making, is a first step in the complicated federal regulatory process. FDA regulators estimate about 5 million more people would quit cigarettes within one year of new nicotine limits.
Trump planning new tariff crackdown on China
Malmstroem said in a statement that she had a "frank" discussion with U.S. The EU insists that it is committed to open, global trade. The news website Politico earlier reported that the U.S.
Fashion icon Hubert de Givenchy (91) dies
This look, similar to that of Hepburn's dress in Sabrina , is still a considered a staple on the red carpet. Venet launched a menswear collection in the 1990's, according to Fashion Encyclopedia .
Lakers player: Nuggets' Nikola Jokic tried to injure me
Asked to explain the incident after the game, Randle said, "He was coming down flailing, flopping his arms and stuff". Unfortunately for National Basketball Association fans, the Lakers and Nuggets will not meet again in 2018.