Audi home charging packages extend to plug-in models. If in 2014, with the Audi A3 Sportback e-tron, the house of the four rings introduced the world’s first premium compact PHEV, now the brand extends the Ready for e-tron and Ready for e home charging packages to the rechargeable hybrid range. -tron Pro, the result of the partnership between Audi and Enel X. The installation of the power supply line is accompanied by the installation of the Audi e-tron compact charging system or the Enel X wallbox.
It is precisely to the possibility of recharging the battery from the comfort of home, where 90% of the recharges take place by exploiting the ‘natural’ downtime of the car, for example at night, the decision to extend the ‘packages to the PHEV models of the four rings. ‘. To facilitate the lives of those who drive sustainably, Audi also facilitates access to the public and private charging infrastructure, with the possibility of refueling during the journey thanks to the Audi e-tron Charging Service, which guarantees the use of a vast network of columns (over 310,000, of which over 19,000 in Italy) in 26 European countries with a single contract and a single card, as well as benefiting from favorable conditions for the IONITY high-capacity network.
As for home charging, on the other hand, thanks to the partnership with Enel X, the Ready for e-tron and Ready for e-tron Pro packages are available, designed for the full electric Audi models and now also available for the plug-in range.
Both packages, following the positive outcome of the home inspection called Home Check Premium, entrusted to Enel X technicians and aimed at evaluating the compatibility of the electrical system, provide for the construction of the power line with connection downstream of the meter for a maximum distance of 15 meters.
This is accompanied by the installation, in the first case, of an industrial-type socket and the Audi e-tron compact charging system, standard for all Audi plug-in models, in the second case of the Enel X wallbox. last, called JuiceBox Pro Cellular with integrated cable, is an infrastructure for charging in alternating current with powers of 7.4, 11 or 22 kW.