After a successful year in 2023 with its e-tron electric compact SUVs, Audi is rolling out its upgraded 2024 Audi Q4 e-tron. This upcoming model boasts significant enhancements over its predecessor. The primary highlight is the newly introduced rear motors, designed to bolster the power and range of the vehicle.
Sales figures for the Audi Q4 e-tron soared by 51.2% in the first half of 2023, a testament to its increasing popularity in the electric vehicle segment. With the 2024 version, Audi plans to build on this momentum. A standout feature is the permanently excited synchronous motor located on the rear axle, which promises improved performance and efficiency. Paired with a robust 77kWh battery, this SUV claims a remarkable range of 349 miles (562km), outpacing the previous model's metrics.
Audi offers its 2024 model Q4 e-tron for sale
As for the available trims for the 2024 Q4 e-tron, details remain under wraps. However, the offerings are likely to include both a 45 with either RWD or Quattro and a 55 Quattro. Potential buyers can also expect choices between regular and Sportback designs. Regardless of the design chosen, the motor output remains consistent. Notably, the Sportback variant showcases a more streamlined and aerodynamic design, enhancing range efficiency across all configurations.
Performance-wise, the 2024 Audi Q4 e-tron doesn't disappoint. For the RWD 45 and Quattro versions, acceleration from 0 to 100km/h is achieved in 6.7 and 6.2 seconds, respectively. In contrast, the 55 model offers a more exhilarating experience, clocking 100km/h in a mere 5.4 seconds. Additional enhancements include the adaptive cruise control's capability to support lane-change assist at highway speeds. This model also promises a superior ride, ensuring enhanced handling, comfort, and stability. Car enthusiasts can look forward to the 2024 Audi Q4 e-tron hitting the markets on September 26, with prices starting at approximately $56,430.