In Geneva, presented Audi Q8 Sport Concept

Audi has introduced the “charged” version of the conceptual Q8 Crossover. Novelty, the Sport console title, showed the public at the Geneva Motor Show 2017.
Outside Audi Q8 Sport Concept stands out aggressive body kit and extended by 12 mm gauge. The prototype equipped with adaptive air suspension and carbon-ceramic brakes, with wheels mounted on 23-inch wheels, “shod” in tires dimension 305/35. Inside, there is a conceptual crossover electronic instrument panel and projection display.
The movement of the Audi Q8 Sport Concept brings hybrid propulsion system. For its foundation was taken 3.0-liter petrol “six” with two turbines, which works in conjunction with an eight-gun and develops 450 hp and 530 Nm. In addition, the composition includes an electric motor and battery pack with a capacity of 0.9 kWh, which German engineers are located under the boot floor.
Apart from the two turbines, petrol engine also has a supercharger with the electric drive, the use of which allowed experts Audi compensate for the delay when operating in low-speed range.
As for the compact electric motor, it is able to roll out the unit to 7000 rev/min in just 250 milliseconds. With the motor can momentarily increase the impact on the power unit 27 powers and additional 170 Nm. As a result, from zero to hundreds of prototype accelerates in 4.7 seconds, while it can be overclocked to 275 km/h.
In Audi’s claim that 100 kilometers hybrid concept Q8 Sport is required per liter less fuel than a similar model with a V6 gasoline usual, but exact figures on fuel consumption are not called. But the maximum power reserve is known – it is more than 1 200 km.
Recall, the production version of the Audi Q8 crossover should debut in 2018, but its “charged” version of the Sport will be available no earlier 2019 th.

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