Audi gave CNET a chance to drive its A3 e-tron, a new plug-in hybrid model, at the 2013 Los Angeles auto show.
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Audi let CNET drive its A3 E-tron prototype, an electric car that seems road-ready, as it matches many of the features found in electric cars currently in production.
Driving a prototype Audi A3 E-tron electric car, CNET found a vehicle that seems production-ready.
A closer look at the electric A3 that Audi will begin testing in the U.S.
Audi's busted out a new addition to its range of electric concept cars. The latest model, the A3 e-tron, is based on the company's familiar A3 platform.
Audi will begin its yearlong test of an all-electric A3 E-tron hatchback in four U.S. cities.
Among the new models that will debut at next week's Los Angeles Auto Show will be long-awaited updates to the Audi A3, Subaru WRX, and Mini Cooper.
As a first step toward a carbon-neutral fleet of vehicles, Audi plans to use wind power as a source of clean energy for its electric e-tron and natural gas vehicles.
The new cars shown at the Los Angeles Auto Show weren't celebrity models, only attainable by the rich and famous, but the kinds of cars real people buy.
Audi issued a press release about its Quattro Laserlight concept, to be shown at CES 2014, which will uses lasers for its headlights and a powerful plug-in hybrid drivetrain.