German luxury car producer, Audi, has launched the second generation Audi Q5 SUV in the domestic market on Thursday. Valued at INR 53.25 lakh (ex-showroom), the new age Q5 SUV is offered in 2 trim levels – Technology and Premium Plus. The SUV depends on Volkswagen Group’s MLB – Evo platform influencing it to lighter by around 90kgs in contrast with its previous version.
The updated avatar of Q5 is marginally premium to the outgoing model by INR 3.81 lakh (ex-showroom) for the best end display. In addition, the SUV additionally gets 5 drive modes as standard – Comfort, Dynamic, Individual, Automatic and Off-road.
The new Audi Q5 now gets another face which is similar to that of elder Q7 SUV alongside traditional Audi stylings such as hexagonal grille and mark LED daytime running lights. The back segment highlights LED tail lamp with dynamic turn indicators, execution cars like exhaust unit and substantially more.
The cabin of the new Q5 falls in-line with the most recent generation of Audi cars wherein it gets 12.3-inch ‘Virtual Cockpit’ instrument cluster, Bang, and Olufsen infotainment framework, 8.3-inch floating infotainment screen, a 3-zone climate control, wireless charging framework, trackpad for MMI controls and a significantly more.
The new 2018 Audi Q5 SUV is furnished with a 2.0-liter diesel unit that produces 190PS of max control with a top torque of 400Nm. The engine is mated to a 7-speed dual clutch automatic transmission that transmits energy to all of the wheels by means of Audi’s Quattro drive-train framework.
The refreshed symbol of Q5 is equipped for returning mileage of 17 kmpl which is 2.8 kmpl more than its forerunner. The new Q5 SUV is asserted to hit the three-figure mark from a standstill in only 7.9 seconds before hitting the best speed of 218 kmph.
The new Q5 cases to accomplish a three digit speed from the standstill in 7.9 seconds alongside the best speed of 218kmph. The guaranteed fuel productivity of the SUV is around 17kmpl which are roughly 2.8kmpl more than the outgoing model. The new generation Audi Q5 will warm up the fragment by contending with any semblance of the Range Rover Evoque, Mercedes-Benz GLC, BMW X3 and others.