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Audi hybrid vehicles are hybrid electric vehicles created by Audi. Some vehicles were concept vehicles, which utilised an internal combustion engine and an electric motor, and were used for research and development (R&D) for potential future use of the technology into possible series production. Audi launched its first hybrid concept car in 1989 called the Audi Duo, and was the first European company to sell a hybrid in 1997, though only in very small numbers.

Audi A3 e-tron

Audi A3 Sportback e-tron the forerunner

Last week Fairfax New Zealand took Audi’s first-ever plug-in hybrid on a drive through the streets of the Austrian capital of Vienna, out into hilly countryside, and back again. During the drive’s two and a half hour duration the Audi …read more

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