- Audi confirms two new pure electric cars will enter production.
- First up is the R8 eTron super-sportscar, to be unveiled in January 2015.
- Far more important is the 300-mile range EV family car, set to start production in calendar year 2017.
- Audi looks serious about competing with Tesla.
- Volkswagen makes ten million cars per year, and has huge procurement scale and manufacturing efficiency advantages.