Audi RS E-Tron GT Ice Race concept teased ahead of debut

May 26, 2023

Audi has recently unveiled an enticing teaser video that offers a glimpse of their highly anticipated RS E-Tron GT Ice Race concept. This intriguing model is slated to make its grand debut on the 28th of May, building upon the futuristic foundations laid by the remarkable Audi E-Tron.

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To complement this electrifying marvel, Audi has also crafted an accompanying Sport Quattro, equipped with an electric powerplant that perfectly complements its counterpart.

While specific technical and performance details remain shrouded in secrecy for now, Audi promises to unveil all pertinent information in due course. Casting our eyes upon these two vehicles, it becomes immediately apparent that they are united by a striking colour scheme, a captivating fusion of grey, purple, and white. Aside from these visually arresting touches, no overt revisions to the bodywork are evident.

The teaser video gracefully transports us to two distinct scenes, where the E-Tron Ice Race and the Sport Quattro gracefully traverse a snow-laden mountain, their synchronized movements seamlessly harmonizing with the breathtakingly beautiful surroundings.

Information regarding the conversion of the Sport Quattro into an electric vehicle remains scarce. However, given Audi’s dedication to preserving the all-wheel-drive configuration, it is conceivable that electric motors will be employed to power each axle, ensuring optimal performance.

GT Ice Race
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Stepping into the realm of the E-Tron Ice Race Concept, our attention is immediately captured by the resplendent white upholstery adorned with elegant black trim.

Further enhancing its exclusivity, this remarkable vehicle proudly bears the distinguished Audi badge, signifying its affiliation with the Exclusive personalization division. Notably, the outgoing RS E-Tron GT boasts a formidable electric motor, capable of unleashing an impressive 440 kW of power, propelling it from 0 to 100 km/h in a breathtaking 3,3 seconds.

GT Ice Race
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Integral to its exceptional performance is an 800-volt lithium-ion battery seamlessly integrated into the flat underbody, offering remarkable charging capabilities and exhilarating driving dynamics. Leveraging the synergy of this advanced battery system and an innovative recuperation setup, the E-Tron Ice Race Concept proudly flaunts a commendable range of up to 472 km, as determined by the stringent WLTP measurement procedure.

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The automotive world eagerly awaits Audi’s forthcoming unveiling, yearning for the critical performance figures that will ascertain how this anticipated model will fare against its competitors. Beyond raw power and speed, price points also weigh heavily in the minds of enthusiasts, stoking curiosity regarding the potential for a limited production run.

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