30 May '13, 8am

All-electric Audi R8 e-tron not production-feasible yet

All-electric Audi R8 e-tron not production-feasible yet

Audi cites the high cost of batteries and lack of advancement in the field as the main reasons why the R8 e-tron is not quite production-feasible just yet. Battery technology hasn’t picked up as quickly as Audi expected, nor has the cost fallen as initially forecasted. Too bad then, as the prototype showed a lot of promise.

Full article: http://paultan.org/2013/05/30/all-electric-audi-r8-e-tron...

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