Audi Q6 was revealed and in internet appeared the first photos of the new crossover, which will be equipped with an electric drive unit. The concept now named C-BEV and will debut before an audience at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Official birth of the electric crossover was confirmed by the chief engineer of Audi – Ulrich Hakenberg, even in March. He admitted that the design of the model will be able to detect features of the concept proloque, but the production version will be more emotional and more sporty. The new model will be built on a modular platform MLB, which is basically a second generation Audi Q7. Drive crossover is entrusted to retrofit units of the supercar R8 e-tron, which develop 300, 400 or 500 hp With a new charge Q6 e-tron will be able to travel about 500 kilometers.
The main competitor to the Audi model will be the future Tesla Model X, due out next year. German electric crossover will appear in 2017 or 2018, knowing that in Europe the prices will start from 84,270 EUR.