Audi’s upcoming Q4 E-Tron has been spotted for the first time.
The battery-electric compact crossover SUV was previewed as a concept last August, and judging by our latest spy shots the production version will closely mirror the striking show car.
Audi Q4 e-tron concept
Audi will reveal the Q4 E-Tron later this year, meaning we’ll likely see it start sales in the United States next year as a 2022 model. A more coupe-like version dubbed the Q4 E-Tron Sportback is also coming—a concept will be unveiled later today.
The Q4 E-Tron is essentially Audi’s take on the Volkswagen ID 4, which is also due for a reveal this year. Both vehicles are based on Volkswagen Group’s MEB platform for high-volume electric cars. The platform features a battery in the floor and the ability to house motors at each axle.
Audi MEB platform
In the Q4 E-Tron concept, and likely this production model, an…