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mashable.com - 9 days ago

Watch out Tesla, Audi's electric concept car looks amazing

Internal combustion is so yesterday, and Tesla's not the only company that knows it.
German car manufacturer Audi, which has long daydreamed of an electric future, took yet another baby step toward gasoline's obsolescence with the unveiling of a new concept car at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. It's called the Aicon, and Audi claims the sedan has a range of 435 miles on one charge. That's just a wee bit over Tesla's Model S P100D with an official range of 337 miles. Oh, and the Aicon is designed to be fully autonomous. Like, take-a-nap-behind-the-wheel autonomous. SEE ALSO: Tesla owners drop serious cash on their cars only to wait months to get them repaired "With the four-door design vision Audi Aicon, the brand with the four rings is presenting a autonomous Audi of the future – with no steering wheel or pedals," reads a press release. "As a design concept, the four-door 2+2 boldly leaps ahead to show the exterior and interior design of the next decades."
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