Plug-in hybrid models combine the advantages of electromobility and classic drive technologies. At Audi they are known as TFSI e.
The term e-tron describes all fully electric cars from Audi. Plug-in models are known as “TFSI e”. The addition is a clear indication that the car can be propelled in two ways. An electric drive is installed with a compact battery for short distances and an additional internal combustion engine for longer distances.
If you commute in city traffic on a daily basis, you’ll prefer to utilise the electric motor. It allows you to enjoy all the advantages of an electric car. The electrical operation of the vehicle is ultra-quiet on the inside, and from the outside, almost only wind and rolling noises are perceptible at higher speeds. In addition, in this operating mode it emits no CO₂ locally.