2021 Audi e-tron Model Overview at Audi Cincinnati East

Key Features

  • Starting at $65,900 MSRP
  • 380-Amp Battery with dual asynchronous electric motors - (355 system horsepower or 402 horsepower with Boost Mode engaged)
  • 150-kilowatt high-speed charging capability (0-80% charging time of approximately 30 minutes)
  • True SUV functionality with 4,000-pound towing capacity (when equipped), standard air suspension, and electric quattro® all-wheel drive
  • Full suite of standard and available driver assistance systems
  • Standard MMI touch response® system
  • e-tron-specific virtual cockpit display with detailed charging, battery, route, and infotainment information
  • Revolutionary cooling system for optimal efficiency and enhanced performance

About the Audi e-tron

Marking the next chapter in the bright future of all-electric performance, the Audi e-tron is efficient, sport-focused, and loaded with plenty of versatility for everyday use. A true milestone in progressive design, the e-tron blends innovative technology with exceptional driving dynamics. Dual electric motors and a 380-amp battery give the e-tron a total system horsepower of 355 or up to 402 with Boost Mode engaged. Far from your typical EV, the e-tron has everyday practicality that you'd expect from a traditional SUV thanks to a 4,000-pound towing capacity (when equipped) and standard electric quattro® all-wheel drive. With two rows and a panoramic sunroof, the Audi e-tron is an excellent choice for those living active lifestyles thanks to comfortable seating for five adults and cargo.

What the Critics Say

"Living with the Audi e-tron for five months was extremely pleasant - the pure-EV seamlessly integrated itself into our busy family lifestyles without a single compromise. The e-tron won everyone over with its luxury, technology, and effortless recharging. As a result, it has earned the accolade of the best family-oriented press vehicle that I have ever tested." -- Kelley Blue Book

"Inside lies a luscious blend of rich materials, artfully designed controls, and functional yet stylish displays. The chrome shifter looks funky at first glance but operates without a hitch. Audi's Virtual Cockpit is a thing of beauty, blending analog gauges with, if you wish, a fabulous moving Google Maps display. The seats are superb. The climate and infotainment touchscreens are snappy and user-friendly." -- Automobile Magazine

Audi e-tron Home Charging

What's New for 2021

For the 2021 model year, a variety of important updates have been made to the already impressive Audi e-tron. Now a better value than ever before, the e-tron Premium debuts at a price that's $8,800 lower than last year's MSRP. Better still, these trims can also be optioned with a new Convenience Plus Package. Total EV range has been increased by 18 miles, bringing the total to an EPA-estimated 222 miles. Hardware and software adjustments combined with larger usable battery capacity helps to further enhance efficiency as well.

Audi e-tron Features

Audi e-tron Exterior

Electrifying the Next Generation

The Audi e-tron combines the exhilaration of twin electric motors along with a massive 95 kWh capacity lithium-ion battery. A result of this large battery capacity, the e-tron can offer a maximum range of up to 222 miles*. This advanced system works in synchrony to produce an impressive total system output of 335 system horsepower. While pushing the boundaries of efficiency, the e-tron delivers the performance of a sports car thanks to its ability to accelerate from 0 to 60 in just 5.5 seconds (with Boost Mode engaged) on its way to a top speed of 130 MPH. The Torque Control Manager actively distributes the power between the rear wheels as necessary for maximum dynamics and stability. Since the battery is cleverly positioned into the floor of the vehicle, the e-tron offers a balanced axle load distribution and a low center of gravity - a vital component its dynamic handling ability.

Audi e-tron Charging Port

Smart Charging & Aerodynamics

On the Audi e-tron, the Combined Charging System (CCS) allows for charging with DC or AC electrical current. Spend just a half an hour at a 150 kWh rapid charging station to receive an 80% battery charge. Giving it a striking exterior appearance, the e-tron sports a coupe-like silhouette with the extremely flat greenhouse that cascades strongly toward the rear. Although it's certainly quite eye-catching, this design adds to the model's incredible efficiency. Setting a new benchmark in the SUV segment, the e-tron has a drag coefficient of 0.30. Understanding that more than 80 percent of charging takes place at home, Audi and Amazon Home Services have partnered to provide in-home installation of a Level 2 charging system for your e-tron.

Audi e-tron Interior

Premium Interior

Giving you more room than any midsize luxury electric SUV, the Audi e-tron has up to 57 cubic feet of cargo space with the rear seats folded down. You'll also find yourself surrounded with premium standard features such as heated/cooled seats, top view camera, distinctive badging, and an all-new ergonomically designed shifter. Connectivity remains a priority with the MMI touch response® system which offers a detailed map displaying where drivers can travel on the vehicle's current charge. It's also the first Audi model to feature standard Toll Module Integration, eliminating the need for state-specific transponders. Amazon Alexa is fully integrated into the e-tron for seamless access to news, information, music, audiobooks, and more.

Trims & Specs

e-tron Premium


  • Starting at $65,900 MSRP
  • LED headlights with high-beam assist, LED DRL & tail lights, dynamic rear indicators
  • Front seats, heated, 8-way power with driver 4-way power lumbar and driver memory
  • Lane depature warning
  • SiriusXM® All Access service with 90-day trial subscription
  • 20-inch 5-double-spoke Turbine design bi-color wheels
e-tron Premium Plus

Premium Plus

  • Starting at $74,800 MSRP
  • Ambient interior lighting package
  • Eight-way power front seats, heated and ventilated with 4-way power lumbar and driver memory
  • Audi adaptive cruise assist with active lane assist
  • Matrix-design LED headlights, dynamic turn signals, & full LED taillights with animation
  • Bang & Olufsen® 3D Premium Sound System
e-tron Prestige


  • Starting at $79,100 MSRP
  • LED interior ambient & contour lighting, multi-color
  • Individual contour front seats with heating, ventilation, & massage
  • Intersection assist
  • Full Leather package, Valcona
  • Air quality package (ionization and fragrance)

*2021 Audi e-tron Sportback MPGe EPA estimates 76 city/78 highway/77 combined. EPA estimated total range is 218 miles. 2021 Audi e-tron MPGe EPA estimates 78 city/ 78 highway 78 combined. EPA estimated total range is 222 miles. Actual mileage and range will vary and depend on several factors including weather and temperature, driving and charging habits, accessory use, temperature and topography, battery age, load, and vehicle condition. Battery capacity decreases with time and use. See owner's manual for details.