Thursday, March 3, 2011
New Car Audi A6 Hybrid for US
New car Audi A6 Hybrid is designed for U.S. and European markets. This car has a hybrid powertrain that combines Audi's 2.0-liter turbocharged, direct injection gasoline engines with electric motors. This combination gives the combined-245 hp. Audi A6 Hybrid has a fuel economy, estimated at just below 38 mpg. Hybrid powertrain uses 8-speed automatic transmission. transmission sends power to the front wheels. (Audi Quattro all-wheel drive system is not available in hybrid models.)
Audi A6 Hybrid can operate in a mode-own gas, electricity-alone mode, or a mixture of the two. When running only on electric power, Audio claims A6 has a maximum speed of 62 mph, accelerate to speeds that at about 7.3 seconds. Range car electric power alone is only about two miles.