Audi has not revealed anything else, so it remains to be seen how the e-tron GT will turn out and whether it will be a worthy rival to the Tesla Model S.
Audi plans to invest 40 billion euros ($49 billion) over the next five years as the luxury-car brand expands its lineup and accelerates a shift into electric vehicles in a bid to regain lost ground against BMW and Mercedes-Benz. With numerous phase-outs and its overall largest number of same-year model launches happening at once, Audi is coming back strong after facing continuous suffering throughout 2017 on the heels of the dreaded Dieselgate controversy. The standard bearer Tesla Model X starts at $79,500. The company is planning to offer more than 20 such models by 2025. "Beforehand, in 2018 and 2019, the e-Tron and Mission E production models will be the first electric models of the two premium brands to be launched", the announcement read.
TDP Rajya Sabha candidates file nominations
However, when the House reassembled at noon, the protests continued and no legislative business could be carried out. However, these could not come up today after proceedings were disrupted by the opposition protests.
Google crackdown after surge in 'bad ads' is paying off
After these announcements, the price of bitcoin slid below $9,000 for the first time this week, according to CoinMarketCap. Google has not released a statement regarding why it made this latest move, but there could be two reasons behind it.
Audi has announced it will introduce a full-electric four-door GT model in 2020. The latest competitor that will enter the fray is coming from a well-known luxury auto manufacturer: Audi. Once it arrives, the GT will be Audi's e-tron flagship auto. Brand chairman Rupert Stadler adding: "We interpret sportiness very progressively with our fully electric e-tron GT, and this is how we will take our high-performance brand Audi Sport into the future". This should be good for a 0-62 time under 3.5 seconds, performance which could well be replicated by the e-tron GT.
Porsche executives told Green Car Reports last week that PPE component set drew elements from both the MLB-Evo and P1 platforms, but also had several redesigned elements to reflect faster-than-expected improvements in battery capacity and other electric-drive components. The two will co-develop new vehicle architectures to better accommodate EV drivetrains. Furthermore, all core model series will be equipped at least with mild hybrids.
Berezovsky was found hanged at his home and an inquest failed to determine whether he had killed himself or died due to foul play. He was a friend of billionaire dissident Boris Berezovsky , who died in suspicious circumstances in at his home in 2013.
Lockett kicked, writhed and grimaced for 20 minutes before his execution was called off; he died of a heart attack not long after. Many have not been adopted, including a recommendation that there be an independent, third-party review of completed executions.
He confirmed that a "total of 172 gold bars weighing 3.4 tons" dropped out of the plane , reported Tass . Technical engineers at the Yakutsk airport who prepared the plane for takeoff have been detained.
And Southgate earmarked Wilshere as a player that can be crucial to the kind of football he wants the Three Lions to play. England play Netherlands away on Friday 23rd March before welcoming Italy to Wembley on 27th March.
But there was also growing concern about his personal life last night as pals and the pundit himself hinted at secret troubles. The Liverpool legend was being taunted by some Manchester United fans when he "lost his rag" on Saturday.
However, with only $ 11 million guaranteed , it might give the Ravens an out in 2019 if Crabtree doesn't pan out this season. The 6-1, 215-pound Crabtree has totalled at least 85 catches in a season three times, including a career-high 89 in 2016.
Saudi Arabia , a key U.S. ally, has been a signatory to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons since 1988. The interview is the first with a Saudi leader for a US television network since 2005.
Gettleman has earned the signings of former Arizona Cardinal's LB Kareem Martin , and left tackle for the Patriots Nate Solder . Brett Jones, a restricted free agent who received a second-round qualifying offer, started the final 12 games at center.
In 2015, his first season as the primary starter, Cousins led the league in completion percentage and with 29 touchdown passes. There were some things that we should have done that we should have done differently that we didn't do.
UEFA charge Roma for ball boy's time-wasting
Roma advance into the last eight of the competition, but Shakhtar's journey is over having been dumped out on away goals in Italy. The incident led to a scuffle on the pitch, but Ferreyra was not penalized for his actions.
Angela Merkel Elected as Germany's Chancellor For Fourth Time
The SPD remains in charge of the environment ministry with Svenja Schulze as new minister also in charge of nuclear safety. She also cited consumer protection, animal welfare and maintaining competitiveness of German agriculture as priorities.
United Airlines Killed Yet Another Pet
Some passengers of the flight reported the dog barked for more than half of the almost four-hour flight - before going silent. She says the airline disclosed to her the puppies were unintentionally punted into the wrong travel pet kennels.