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So, what's it like to strap yourself behind the wheel of the Audi e-tron? Come 2012, you may very well get to find out for yourself as that's the year the German automaker is targeting to have its torque-tastic electric vehicle on the road in production form. Until then, you'll have to be content to read about it from a lucky automotive journalist or two.

The first such outlet we know of that's had the chance to pilot the e-tron is Automobile Magazine, and the crew kindly shared their experience with the rest of us. But first they had to figure out how to get inside. Once firmly planted in the snug cockpit and sharing space with the liquid-cooled, foil-covered 53 kW lithium ion battery pack, it's finally time to hit the go pedal. Wanna know the rest? Click here for the rest of the story.

[Source: Automobile Magazine]

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