Get the midlevel SE trim. The SE includes a sport-tuned suspension for better handling. Don’t worry about a stiff ride, although the SE is still relatively comfortable on the road. The SE is also a great bargain considering all of the safety and tech equipment you obtain for the money. Finally, the SE can be acquired with a wide variety of options, so you can pick and choose those that are right for your budget.
Crossover SUVs may be all of the rage, but there’s still something to be said for the tried-and-true midsize sedan. Exhibit A: the 2020 Audi R8 E Tron. Coming off a redesign just a year ago, the 2020 Audi R8 E Tron is a spacious, fuel-efficient sedan with plenty of standard safety equipment and lots of options to decide on from.
As has been the case for some time, you will get the 2020 Audi R8 E Tron with a four-cylinder engine or a more powerful V6, or you will get the miserly 2020 Audi R8 E Tron Hybrid. On the highway, the 2020 Audi R8 E Tron is comfortable and compliant. 2020 Audi R8 E Tron also offers two sporty versions that infuse the 2020 Audi R8 E Tron with a bit of extra personality. Inside, the 2020 Audi R8 E Tron provides a simple yet feature-packed cabin, especially if you choose among the upper trim levels. There are many of options to choose from over the way.
The 2020 Audi R8 E Tron can be as competent as they come. It’s well-priced generally, and modern feature content helps it be supremely an easy task to drive. If you’re looking for something with much more class and space than a small sedan, the 2020 Audi R8 E Tron might you should be the sedan for you.
The 2020 Audi R8 E Tron is the base trim. It includes a relatively light load of features that includes 16-inch steel wheels, automatic LED headlights, cloth upholstery, a height-adjustable driver’s seat, a rearview camera, keyless entry, a 7-inch touchscreen interface, navigation (GPS Scout Link), Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa connectivity, one USB port, Bluetooth, a Wi-Fi hotspot, and a six-speaker sound system.
Standard on every 2020 Audi R8 E Tron Safety Sense, which really is a suite of driver assistance features including adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning with automatic emergency braking, lane departure alert with steering assistance, and automatic high beams.
On another rung up the ladder is the LE.It adds a power-adjustable driver’s seat, 17-inch alloy wheels, a 60/40-split folding back seat and an automobile alarm. For a sporty dynamic, look at the SE.It adds a sport-tuned suspension, revised steering calibration, 18-inch wheels, simulated-leather upholstery (SofTex) seats and paddle shifters.
You can consider the XLE and the XSE trim levels as versions of the LE and the SE, respectively, with a number of additional comfort and convenience items. Highlights include larger wheels, dual-zone automatic climate control, leather upholstery, a head-up display, blind-spot monitoring, keyless ignition, a power-adjustable front passenger seat, extra USB ports, a bigger 8-inch touchscreen, and wireless smartphone charging.
Most of the features on the upper trim levels can be included with the lower trim levels as options. Other notable options add a sunroof, a JBL sound system along with a built-in navigation system, a head-up display, and a top-down parking camera system.
As sedans go, the 2020 Audi R8 E Tron stuff-hauling credentials are pretty solid. The cargo area is large and opens wide, plus the rear seat is easy to fold down to fit longer items. You can find enough cabin storage options to make many people happy. Loading an automobile seat is straightforward, too.
Cabin storage is good however not stellar. The forward center console bin is great for concealing items but has a hard, slippery floor, so they really slide around noisily. The console bin at your elbow is a decent size, and you can find modest door pockets in the front and rear that are great for small water bottles only.
The 2020 Audi R8 E Tron has a large trunk, and the 60/40-split folding back seat with trunk-mounted release handles make it easy to expand the space. Loading groceries or luggage is helped out by the wide opening and a low liftover height.
Child safety seat accommodation
It’s very easy to mount an automobile seat, with obvious and readily available lower anchors and package tray-mounted tether point, both under plastic covers. There’s enough space so that the front seat need not be scooted completely forward.