Charl Bosch
Online Motoring Reporter
8 minute read
25 May 2022
10:23 am

Audi e-tron S Sportback a shocking thrill

Charl Bosch

Coupe-like appearance aside, Ingolstadt's sportiest SUV plays the subtle EV game.

Massive, optional 22-inch S alloy wheels aside, the e-tron S Sportback looks un-EV normal.

I will be the first to admit that my first tenure with an all-electric car started out rather annoying. While I was very keen to spend time in the company of the Audi e-tron S Sportback, it was somewhat diluted by the so-called electric car 'experts'. You can have an EV Mention the words electric car and you are immediately asked, how can you drive an EV in South Africa when there is load shedding? While indeed a valid point, it still requires a lot of patience and gritted teeth when explaining to these gifted futurologists that ownership is possible...