Audi officially launches first Battery Electric Vehicle in Bangladesh

Audi Bangladesh becomes the first automotive brand in Bangladesh to officially launch Battery Electric Vehicles (BEV) and the first manufacturer to officially register electric vehicles under EV category with Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA).

The launch event was held at the Audi Dhaka showroom in Tejgaon and was attended by key figures from Audi Bangladesh, including Chairman Fuad Abdullah, Director Golam Sarwar, Director Golam Mostafa, Managing Director Saad Nusrat Khan, Director Hasib Uddin, and COO Fazle Samad. The guest of honor at the event was H.E Achim Tröster, German Ambassador to Bangladesh, who witnessed the debut of the all-electric Audi Etron 50 SUV.

The Audi Etron: As the first electric SUV built with Audi DNA, the e-tron® offers ample interior space for everyday trips, long-range capability, and quattro® all-wheel drive performance. From 0 to 100 km/h in 7 seconds, a range of 300 kilometers, zero local emissions – the full-size SUV is powerful, efficient, sporty and practical for everyday driving. Its two electric motors produce up to 230 kW and combine with the electric all-wheel drive to deliver optimum performance on any terrain. Paired with high-quality materials and fine workmanship, it makes electric mobility a premium experience. The standard features on the Audi e-tron include Matrix LED Headlights, Adaptive Air Suspension, Virtual Cockpit Plus, 20’ Audi Alloy Wheels, Privacy Glass, Panoramic Glass Sunroof, 4 Zone climate change Control A/C, Leather seats, 3600 Surround View Camera and many more.

Audi has a clear vision for the future: to dramatically reduce CO₂ emissions over the next decade in route to achieving net CO₂ neutrality by 2050. To get there, we’re reimagining the technology that powers our vehicles as well as how we build and deliver them. The Audi e-tron is produced in Brussels, Belgium. The Belgium plant has had carbon-neutral production since 2018 and is a pioneer for Audi’s strategic environmental program, Mission:Zero. By 2025, production at all Audi locations is to become carbon-neutral. With the launch of the Audi e-tron, we are doing our part towards a more progressive, sustainable smart Bangladesh. We are reducing our environmental footprint and moving towards clean Bangladesh for the future generations.

The Audi e-tron will be available in Bangladesh from Audi Bangladesh – Progress Motors Imports Limited (PMIL), the authorized representative of the Audi brand in Bangladesh. The vehicle will be sold through its dealership Audi Dhaka in Tejgaon starting at BDT 1.59 cr. PMIL will also be proving full after sales support through their fully functional state of the art service center and fast charging hub with Audi certified Service Advisors and High Voltage Master Technicians. The Audi e-tron will have 8 years battery warranty and 2 years manufacturer warranty with the option of 5 years extended warranty.

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