A moving
study in magnetism.

A moving<br/>study in magnetism.

2018 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron® PHEV

takes charge.
16 miles of electric-only range.[1] A powerful TFSI® combustion engine. We’d say the Audi A3 Sportback e-tron® offered the best of both worlds if it wasn’t forging a new one.

A3 Sportback e-tron®


lb-ft of torque, 
A3 Sportback e-tron®


mph top track speed, 
A3 Sportback e-tron®[3]

75KW (102 hp) electric motor

Unlocking the electric potential of the Audi A3 Sportback e-tron®, the 102-hp motor delivers almost instantaneous torque for uniquely responsive acceleration.
1.4 liter TFSI® engine
Reflecting the legacy of Audi engine design, this 150-hp turbocharged TFSI® engine combines with the electric motor to produce up to 258 lb-ft of torque and allows for reduced range anxiety once the battery charge has been exhausted.
Battery hold

Driving modes

Driving modes—EV

Cruise in electric-only mode and enjoy the effortless torque of the 75 kW (102 hp) electric motor.
Driving modes

Driving modes—Hybrid/Sport

Automatically choosing the ideal[1] power source based on speed and performance demand, Hybrid mode is ideal for longer trips. Sport mode calls on the all-out performance of the electric and combustion engines together.
Driving modes

Driving modes—Battery hold mode

Favoring gas operation helps maintain battery charge for when you need it.

240-volt charging

Charging the A3 Sportback e-tron® from a 240-volt outlet replenishes your battery in as little as 2 hours and 15 minutes.[4] When 240-volt charging is not available, a 120-volt power outlet, commonly found in homes and businesses, can recharge the A3 Sportback e-tron® in approximately 8 hours.[2]

Audi e-tron® wall-mounted cabinet[5]

The Audi e-tron® charging system can also be paired with an available wall-mounted cabinet for a truly elegant, home charging station. When you’re on-the-go you can take your mobile charging unit with you and use it wherever there’s an available outlet.