The Audi e-tron GT quattro is an enormous winner at this 12 months’s World Automotive Awards, which have been offered for the 18th time in New York. Nominated within the classes World Electrical Automobile of the 12 months, World Efficiency Automotive, and World Automotive Design of the 12 months, the e-tron GT quattro took residence the title of World Efficiency Automotive on the world’s greatest and most prestigious new automobile awards ceremony, dubbed the “Oscars of the automotive world.” Greater than 100 auto journalists from world wide completely examined the vehicles that certified after which voted on them for the 2022 honors.
“We’re pleased that the totally electrical Audi e-tron GT quattro was a finalist in three classes solely a 12 months after its world premiere,” stated Oliver Hoffmann, Member of the Board of Administration for Technical Growth, after the awards program. He additional added, “The truth that the Audi e-tron GT quattro takes the title of “World Efficiency Automotive” and thus this award goes to Audi for the fifth time makes us significantly proud, in fact. The Audi e-tron GT quattro proves that electrical mobility might be sustainable, dynamic, and engaging abruptly. That’s why it is a vital a part of our dedication to electrical mobility.”
As of 2026, Audi will solely be launching new fashions with electrical drive techniques onto the worldwide market. Beginning in 2025, all manufacturing at Audi places shall be carbon impartial. That’s already occurring now in Brussels, Győr, and the Böllinger Höfe, the place the Audi e-tron GT quattro is produced.
The efficiency that earned the Audi e-tron GT quattro its World Efficiency Automotive award is ensured, to an incredible extent, by a complicated thermal administration system. Within the Audi e-tron GT quattro, that system consists of 4 thermal circuits. That signifies that the battery and the parts of the drive system every keep at their preferrred temperature, leading to efficiency traits that may be reproduced at any time.
Due to clever thermal administration, anybody who makes use of the e-tron route planner within the e-tron GT quattro will put the battery in an excellent temperature vary for charging, relying on the outside temperature, even whereas the automobile is driving – which is beneficial for quick charging with as much as 270 kW.