For true fans of SUVs especially for those who adore Audi’s models, we have some great news – new 2016 Audi Q5 is coming redesigned and better than ever.
Exterior and interior
Audi has decided to reveal its great SUV Q5 very soon. Redesign of new 2016 Audi Q5 will improve all aspects of this stunning and powerful SUV. Changes that new model will suffer will give it a touch of luxury. We are not familiar with all the changes that will happen to this great crossover, but those we know we are about to share with you. First, lets start with the platform. New 2016 Audi Q5 will share Audi’s MLB (Modular Longitudinal Platform). In order to improve fuel economy and general performances of this already great crossover, Audi’s engineers have decided to reduce the weight of the vehicle. They have done this with the usage of light weight materials like aluminum, carbon fiber, some kind of soft plastics and many other. This way, body weight of the vehicle will be reduced for about 100kg. Body shape of 2016 Audi Q5 will get more aggressive look. This is mostly because of the front fascia redesign. Front fascia will generally look more luxurious and aggressive like we already said. This has been acheived with new shape of headlights and with the new powerful front grille. Grille will have hexagonal shape with the Audi’s emblem on the top. Arches and the bumper of the car will also be reshaped. New model will get and new 18, 19 and 20 inches alloy wheels. These are some of the main exterior changes new 2016 Audi Q5 will suffer, but now we shall switch to the cabin of the vehicle. Great organization – these two words could describe new interior design of 2016 Audi Q5. The cabin of this stunning crossover is considered to be one of the best organized cabins. Interior will be modern, elegant and comfortable. Made just of high quality materials, new 2016 Audi Q5’s interior will be equipped with the newest hi-tech features and gadgets.
2016 Audi Q5 engine spec
The question is what will be under the hood of this amazing crossover. Well, according to the rumors we have found that there will be three engine options, and for the first time there will be offered a plug-in hybrid power unit which will be named e-quattro. The first engine option is the 2.0 – liter TFSI engine. This power unit can give the power output of 245 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque. This first engine option could also be the 2.0 – liter TDI engine with 190 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. The second option is the 3.0 – liter V6 TDI engine with ability of producing 272 horsepower. And the third engine option new 2016 Audi Q5 could share is the 3.0 – liter V6 TDI engine. This power unit is capable to produce 354 horsepower and 516 lb-ft oftorque. Audi’s stndard e-tron system is front-wheel drive, but the hybrid option will get all-wheel drive instead.
Release date and price
We can expect new and amazing 2016 Audi Q5 to be revealed sometime in the middle of 2016, and that the sales will go on in the end of that year. Precise price of the vehicle is still unknown, but we know that it will start at about $32,000.