Despite being a compact crossover SUV, new 2017 Audi Q5 is coming with a spacious and comfortable interior as well as luxurious and fresh exterior design.
EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR
New Q5 is coming with some smaller refreshments and improvements. Comparing to the previous generation, new model will be up to 220 pounds lighter thanks to the use of the lightweight materials such as aluminum and carbon fiber. This will significantly improve fuel economy as well as the overall performance of the new Q5. It will be equipped with either 18-inch or 19-inch wheels. The exterior will have a fresh and modern appearance. It will feature a redesigned grille, LED taillights, thinner xenon headlights, and larger air intakes. A lot more updates will be seen inside the cabin of the new 2017 Audi Q5. It will be able to accommodate up to five passengers and provide a comfortable ride. High-quality materials will be seen throughout the cabin, including leather and wood. A lot of high-tech features will be available and they will vary depending on the trim level.
2017 AUDI Q5 ENGINE
Audi will offer a few engine options for the new 2017 Audi Q5. First unit will be a 2.0-liter inline-4 engine. It will be able to produce 220 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. This unit will be able to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in around 7 seconds. Second option will likely be a 3.0-liter supercharged V6 engine that will deliver 272 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. There will be an even more powerful version of this engine with the ability to deliver 354 horsepower and 346 lb-ft of torque. All of these engines will be paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission system and come with the all-wheel drive system as a standard. Unlike the last generation of this model, Audi will not offer the hybrid version with the new Q5.
RELEASE DATE AND EXPECTED PRICE
The official release date has not yet been announced, but according to predictions new model should be out at the beginning of 2017. Price tag will likely be similar to the previous generation of this model. New 2017 Audi Q5 comes with the starting price of $40,900.