Audi Q8 e-tron S

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2023 -
Price USA (new)
Manufacturer's suggested base price


Currently Produced

Audi SQ8 e-tron

Technical Specifications of Audi SQ8 e-tron

General Info

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2023 -
Country of Manufacture
Country where final assembly of the car took place.
Belgium China
Current Status
Announced (planned), Pre-order (reservations open), Produced (on sale), Discontinued (no longer made)
Body Style
Refers to the car's shape & design (sedan, SUV, hatchback)
SUV Audi SQ8 e-tron

Range and Efficiency

Range EPA
Estimated range on a full battery according to official EPA ratings (USA)
253 mi
Range WLTP
Range according to WLTP ratings.
TEL: car in its lightest configuration.
TEH: car in its heaviest configuration.
285 mi 258 mi
Energy consumption per distance driven. Lower figures indicate better efficiency.
kWh/100 mi
43.6 kWh 436 Wh

Battery and Charging

Battery Capacity
Nominal: total amount of energy the car’s battery can hold. Usable: actual amount of energy you can access.
114 kWh 106 kWh
Max Charging Power
Max electric power the car can accept for charging, determined by its on-board charger (AC) and battery (DC)
9.6 kW 170 kW
Charge Port
The car's charge port type. It affects charging speed and station compatibility.
CCS Type 1
CCS Type 1 charge port


Drive Type
PMSM: Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor. IM: AC Induction Motor
Total power and torque of the car's electric motor(s)
370 kW (496 hp) 718 lb-ft
0-60 mph
Acceleration time from 0 to 60 mph (USA) or 0 to 100 km/h (Europe)
4.2 s
Top Speed
The fastest the car can go (maximum speed)
130 mph
0.00 s
00 mph


Car's body length (front to back bumper)
193.5 in
Car's body width including or excluding side mirrors
with Mirrors
w/o Mirrors
86.2 in 77.8 in
Car's body height (from ground to highest point)
64.2 in
Distance between centers of front and rear wheels (affects ride and handling)
115.3 in

Cargo and Towing

Number of Seats
Total passenger capacity of the car (including driver)
Curb Weight
Car's weight without passengers or cargo
6118 lb
Cargo Volume
Trunk: cargo capacity (rear seats up).
Max: cargo capacity (rear seats folded).
Frunk: cargo capacity in the front hood.
20.1 ft3 55.3 ft3 2.2 ft3
Towing Capacity
Maximum weight the car can tow safely with a trailer that has its own brakes
3300 lb
Last Updated:
April 16, 2024
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How Far Can You Go in Audi SQ8 e-tron

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Charging Audi SQ8 e-tron

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Home and Office (AC) Charging

Fast (DC) Charging

Last Updated:
April 16, 2024
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About Audi SQ8 e-tron

The Audi SQ8 e-tron is an all-electric all-wheel drive SUV. It came out in 2023 replacing the older Audi e-tron S. Brand new, the car starts around $89,900.

The Audi SQ8 e-tron has a 114 kWh battery pack, allowing it to travel up to 243 mi on a single charge. The car has an average efficiency of 43.6 kWh per 100 miles (or 436 Wh/mile) — ranked №327 out of 662 electric vehicles.

Frequently Asked Questions

How powerful is it? How fast does it accelerate?

The Audi SQ8 e-tron is equipped with a powertrain that delivers up to 370 kW (496 hp) of power and 718 lb-ft of torque.

This enables a 0 to 60 mph acceleration in 4.2 seconds (ranked №133 out of 662 electric vehicles) and a top speed of 130 mph.

How far can it go on single charge? What is the real-world range?

The estimated How far can it go on single charge? What is the real-world range? for Audi SQ8 e-tron falls between 219–267 miles, ranking it №327 out of 662 electric vehicles. Several conditions can influence this range:

  • Speed: The battery drains faster at higher speeds.
  • Temperature: Extreme temperatures can impact range.
  • Terrain: Range is reduced on hilly or mountainous terrain.
  • Driving style: Aggressive driving behaviors, such as frequent acceleration and braking, decrease efficiency.
  • Feature utilization: Climate control and media system usage also affect range.

These figures are approximations, and your actual driving range may vary. When planning trips, consider these factors and be prepared for potential charging stops.

For trip planning assistance, utilize the EV Navigation interactive map.

What charging options are available? How long does it take to charge it?

In the USA Audi SQ8 e-tron has a CCS Type 1 charge port.

  • You can charge it at home using a standard domestic socket or plug into any public AC charging station using the right cable. Keep in mind that the car's on-board charger (inverter) limits the maximum AC charging rate to 9.6 kW, which translates to approximately 20 miles of range added per hour of charging.
  • For quicker charging, consider using a compatible DC fast-charging station. The car boasts a maximum charging rate of 170 kW, but remember that battery temperature and charge level can influence the actual speed you'll experience.

Estimate charging time, rate and cost using Green Cars Compare Charging Calculator.

How big is it? What are the dimensions (length, width, height)?

Here are the dimensions and weight for the Audi SQ8 e-tron:

  • Length: 193.5 in
  • Width: 86.2 in (including side mirrors) or 77.8 in (excluding side mirrors)
  • Height: 64.2 in
  • Wheelbase: 115.3 in (distance between the center of the front and rear wheels)
  • Curb weight: 6118 lbs (weight of the empty car, no people or cargo)
How much cargo space does it offer? Does it have a front trunk?

Behind the rear seats of the Audi SQ8 e-tron, you'll find 20.1 cubic feet of storage space (ranked №203 out of 662 electric vehicles).

Folding down the rear seats expands the total cargo capacity to 55.3 cubic feet (ranked №248 out of 662 electric vehicles).

Frunk capacity: The front trunk is called a "frunk", and it offers an additional 2.2 cubic feet for storing small items.

Is it suitable for towing? What is the maximum towing capacity?

The Audi SQ8 e-tron has a towing capacity (braked) of up to 3300 lbs (maximum weight the car can tow safely with a trailer that has its own brakes).




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