Introducing the long-awaited new generation Audi Q5 mid-size crossover SUV is approached. The company has scheduled debut at Paris Motor Show this fall. A large number of data on the 2017 Audi Q5 has long been available to the public. However, the company continues to test the new model. The current model is only slightly amended for the last time. However, the new generation is passed through a phase of complete redesign. There has been a change in the appearance of the vehicle, offering new engines, new technological systems as well as new place of production.
2017 Audi Q5 Design Changes
From Ingolstadt, Audi will relocate production of the new 2017 Audi Q5 model in a new plant in San Jose Chiapa, Mexico. 2017 Q5 SUV will use the MLB platform VW Group. The dimensions are little changed. The new Q5 is greater than the current model. Only insofar as it enables greater legroom for the rear seat, and to get a larger luggage space. Notwithstanding the increase in size, Audi has commented on the reduced ”weight” of new Q5 SUV. Compared to the current model, the new will be easier for some 220 pounds (100 kg).
New Look, 2017 Audi Q5 primarily will give Matrix Beam LED Technology. The vehicle has assumed a more aggressive appearance thanks to narrow headlights, sharper edges of the grille and a redesigned grille. Virtual Cockpit design is taken from the interior of the new generation Audi TT models. In addition to upgraded spaciousness, futuristic design is actually done to, new 2017 Audi Q5 to be more luxurious than it has so far been. The vehicle will be equipped with a new infotainment system, dual zone climate control, surround system, traction control, safety controls, and many other things.
2017 Q5 SUV Engines Specs
BMW X3 and Mercedes GLC are the biggest competitors on the market, Audi Q5 model. As before, this German trio is not present only the European market but are in high demand and sold on the US market. In accordance with the sale and demand, the harmonized and engine that drive this model. Both gasoline and diesel engines have several versions of possible output. These are the 2.0L TFSI with 190 hp and 252 hp, 3.0 L TFSI with 150 hp, 2.0 L TDI with 190 hp and 3.0 L TDI in options with 218 hp and 272 hp. 2017 Audi Q5 will use different types of shift depending on which engine is equipped. There will be a six-speed manual, seven-speed S-tronic, and the eight-speed automatic.
2017 Audi Q5 Plug-in hybrid version is also expected to offer. Autonomy in electric mode will be about 50 km. Two high-performance variants of the 2017 Q5, SQ5 TDI with a diesel engine with six cylinders and 340 hp, and the other Q5 RS. 2017 Audi Q5 RS model will be offered with two engines. 2.5 L turbocharged five-cylinder whose power is not known. Another option is the 3.0 L bi-turbo V6 engine with 450 hp.
At a price of 31,000 euros, should start selling the base model 2017 Audi Q5 SUV in Europe. It is assumed that by the end of 2016, the model will be available in all markets where it is sold so far.