For the 2022 mannequin 12 months, Audi has considerably expanded its electrical automobile (EV) choices whereas on the identical time introducing an all-new bread-and-butter A3 mannequin with a gasoline-fueled drivetrain. In a shot throughout Tesla’s bow, Audi says it expects to have extra battery-electric autos on sale in america than every other luxury-brand producer by the top of calendar 12 months 2021. This implies a number of new 2022 E-tron fashions, together with the 2022 Audi E-tron GT, RS E-tron GT, This fall E-tron, and This fall E-Tron Sportback.
The extra new fashions are a part of Audi’s dedication to attaining internet carbon dioxide neutrality by 2050. Whereas that date appears distant, Audi expects 30 % of its full mannequin lineup to be electrified by 2025. The model contains each pure battery-electric and plug-in hybrid autos in its “electrified” whole, by the best way.
That mentioned, essentially the most important fashions Audi has launched for the 2022 mannequin 12 months are the all-new variations of the Audi A3 and Audi S3 small luxurious sedans. In a bow to electrification, the A3 includes a 48-volt electrical system and mild-hybrid powertrain for the primary time.
Modifications to particular person mannequin traces are listed under in alphabetical order.