In November 2014 at the Los
Angeles Motorshow, Audi presented the Audi prologue concept car, giving a look
to the brand’s future design language. Only four months later, the German
company is showing a variant of its visionary concept at the Geneva Motor Show.
The Audi prologue Avant combines dynamics, form and function in a perfect
synthesis. With a length of 5.11 meters (16.8 ft) and a width of 1.97 meters
(6.5 ft), the five-door car with its pioneering body concept positions itself
clearly in the luxury class. At the same time, it offers unmistakeable
sportiness and variability. Technology is becoming an experience, both outside
and inside: The driver and up to three passengers can enjoy a luxurious
interior and are digitally connected thanks to a state-of-the-art infotainment architecture and connect technology.
The luxurious interior is kept
in dark shades. The consistent front of the
dashboard is composed of three touch displays. Moreover, the driver and up to
three passengers can establish a digital communication via two OLED-displays made from organic LEDs. The extremely slim, detachable OLED
displays in the rear – a spin-off of the Audi tablet from the new Audi
Q7 – provide passengers with on-demand information and entertainment.
The car is equipped with the
plug-in hybrid drive from the Audi Q7 e-tron quattro which achieves even higher performance in the show car. Around
455 hpof system power output by the 3.0 TDI engine and the electric motor in
combination make the car sprint from 0 to 100 km/h in 5.1 seconds. The
purely electric range is 54 kilometers (33.6 mi). The chassis is equipped with
adaptive air suspension and the dynamic all-wheel-drive steering system – thus combining comfort, sportiness, handling
and stability on a new performance level.
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