Many have heard by now that the Audi Q5 2017 is being prepared for a global release by the end of this year. This new Q5 will not be a far reaching variation from the Q7. There have been a number of photographs swarming about for promotional purposes that are truly showcasing the impeccable vehicle that will soon enter the market. For instance, the front end of the new Q5 will feature a new horizontal designed grille with the automaker’s four rings added to its top just below the hood. The vehicle also takes on a more perfected aesthetic due to the incorporation of MatrixBeam headlights that are equipped with LED technology.
Audi Q5 2017 Engine Specs
There have been a number of highly reliable sites that have been mentioning the plausible engines that may supply the power for the Audi Q5 2017 sport utility vehicle. One of the options that has been atop the speculation pool for the power train are the options of V-6 and inline for gasoline engines. An additional plausible option is that of a turbo diesel 2.0 liter that would be more powerful than that of a 3.0 liter V-6. The diesel variant is proclaimed to offer upwards of 320 horsepower. What is known is that for the very first time the automaker will be introducing a plug-in hybrid option for the Q5. This option will finds its support in the form of the new e-quattro hybrid technology and will be paired with all-wheel drive. This would entail the vehicle will have a gasoline engine mated with an electric motor.
Audi Q5 2017 Exterior and Interior
The exterior of the vehicle will present as more aggressive to consumers due to the alterations being afforded to it. Around the bumper the Audi Q5 2017 is said to have a duo of large air takes. This 2017 sport utility vehicle offering from Acura will be built with the support of a round shape in regards to the rear and there will be no sharp edges. The lift gate will be large around the rear end while the spoiler will become smaller for the top. Per the released photographs it can be seen that the vehicle will be more modern with its LED tail lights as well as its supported exhaust pipes for the rear diffuser. The body of the exterior will be constructed with high strength steel and aluminum that will deliver a reduction in weight to the popular sport utility vehicle. This reduction in weight will also help to increase its fuel economy rating and performance levels.
The interior of the new Audi Q5 2017 will feature the addition of Virtual Cockpit technology as well as the presence of a larger TFT display. This display will be placed behind the steering wheel and will replace the vehicle’s former instrument panel. This is the technology that found itself originally introduced at last year’s Geneva Motor Show. This system is built upon a large display screen and hosts all of the information that can be pertinent to drivers; including the following: a tachometer, a digital speedometer and maps for navigational purposes.
Audi Q5 2017 Release Date and Price
The Audi Q5 2017 is believed to make its way into the automotive market by the end of next year. The base pricing is estimated to be in the neighborhood of $53,000. This information is pure expert speculation at this time and has not been confirmed by the automaker.