Audi Shows Tesla Isn’t the Only Automaker That Can Build An Electric Vehicle

Audi’s first-ever electric vehicle, the $75,000 e-Tron, is already contributing nearly 5% of the automaker’s sales mix. The brand recorded 856 e-Tron sales in the U.S. in May, the car’s first month in dealerships. By comparison, the E-Tron’s closest competitors, the Tesla Model X and Jaguar I-Pace sold 1,000 and 228 units, respectively. The 400-horsepower […]

Audi Recalls Its First Electric Car for Battery Fire Risk

Volkswagen AG luxury brand Audi is recalling its first all-electric vehicle due to the risk of a battery fire. The company issued a voluntary recall of approximately 540 E-Tron SUV models sold in the U.S. because of a risk that moisture can seep into the battery cell through a wiring harness glitch, spokesman Mark Dahncke […]

Audi Is Recalling 75,000 Vehicles Due to Fuel Injection Fire Risk

Luxury automaker Audi is recalling 75,000 vehicles due to a fire risk, the Associated Press reported Tuesday. According to the AP report, which is based on documents published by the federal government on Tuesday, parts of the vehicle fuel injection system could leak. And if leaking fuel comes in contact with an ignition source, it […]