The all-new 2021 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron is about to arrive. The arriving model is just one of the seven e-tron versions that will Audi launch in the next two years. Moreover, Audi will deliver up to 20 electric models by 2023. As fort he Q4 Sportback e-tron, this model will be similar tot he regular Q4 e-tron. Whatsoever, both models will hit the dealerships at the same time.
The Sportback will ride on Volkswagen’s MEB architecture, which is great. The exterior design looks similar tot he concept, and Audi will deliver an amazing interior design. The customers should expect nothing but luxury. Moreover, great performances are promised, and that also includes an incredible driving range.
2021 Q4 Sportback e-tron Design
The upcoming 2021 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron will look very premium. As we said, its styling is almost the same as on the concept. This model will become the smallest Audi’s EV that rides on the Volkswagen’s MEB platform. However, regular Q4 and Sportback variant will share the same dimensions. The new model is 181.1 inches long and 63.0 inches tall. Design is upscale and recognizable. Some exterior parts will depart from the concept, and that includes door handles and bumpers.
Another difference is that the production model comes with a lower ride height and is slightly wider. The a-pillar is perhaps the major difference between Q4 Sportback e-tron and ist concept. The hood is longer, and closed grille suggest an all-electric powertrain. Audi will offer digital matrix headlights, unique wheels and sporty stance.
The interior of the new 2021 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron looks the same as the base Q4 e-tron version. The customers will get a digital cockpit with a large 12.3-inch touchscreen. You won’t find that many physical buttons as most oft he controls are operated via touchscreen. A new head-up display is also available, along with the e-tron shifter.
Sportback version provides a lot of interior room, and comfort is at the admirable level. The floor coverings are offered as standard and most oft he materials are recycled. It is an eco-friendly model in every possible way. Audi offers a standard Alcantara upholstery, which is great. Generally, the cabin is full of luxury, and it looks very modern and sporty.
Acceleration, Charging, Transmission
New 2021 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron will feature an all-electric powertrain. Moreover, a four-wheel-drive has been made standard. The credit goes to a dual-motor setup. That means the motor is placed at each axle. Sportback variant provides 306 horsepower and around 230 lb-ft of torque. The small crossover sprints from 0 to 62 mph in 6.2 seconds.
Its top speed is rated at 112 mph. As for the driving range, new Q4 Sportback e-tron will offer up to 280 miles. A rear-wheel-drive setup is also available but expect a lower level of torque and higher all-electric range. Audi will deliver an 82 kWh battery that can be charged to 80% in 30 minutes via 125kW charger
2021 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron Price and Release Date
The price of the brand-new 2021 Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron will start at $60,000. The new model will arrive with plenty of optional packages and features. For that reason, the price could easily reach $70,000. The German manufacturer will launch a new small crossover in the first half of 2021.