Audi has just launched an upgraded mid-life version of the compact SUV Q5 2021. The car has a sharper design language, as well as is equipped with many modern technologies.
Not only released the standard version, Audi also introduced the Q5 version using plug-in hybrid technology and the high-performance version SQ5. The facelift version can be easily identified through the all-new LED headlamp design. In addition, when adding optional Matrix LED headlights, the car also owns a fancy turn signal light effect.
In addition, the small luxury SUV also receives an 8-sided single grille design with larger dimensions, next to two sporty trapezoidal air intakes located on the side of the front bumper. The side bumper has also been revised to increase the visual effect more eye-catching.
The facelift Q5’s taillights are also modernized and sharper. And for the first time, the Audi Q5 comes with optional OLED rear lights. Equally striking difference is the splint connecting the two rear lights together, making the car seem more spacious. In addition, the rear bumper with integrated exhaust system is also changed drastically and sturdy compared to the version launched in 2017.
Audi also introduced new exterior paint colors, District green and Ultra blue. Both colors are available in both the Q5 PHEV and the SQ5 versions. Along with that, the German car company also offers many new wheel designs with sizes from 18 inches to 21 inches.
The Audi Q5 45 TFSI comes standard with an Advanced line exterior package with chrome trim lines in the grille and silver trim elements in the front and rear bumper. The Q5 Plug-in Hybrid again gets the standard S line exterior package with a honeycomb grille as well as powerful front and rear bumpers.
Meanwhile, for the high-performance SQ5 version, Audi is equipped with an optional black-rimmed exterior package such as matte black roof baga, glossy black exterior mirror ear cups and other exterior details with black trim. . Comes with this option are a 20-inch V-star 5-spoke design with 2 contrasting colors and summer tires.
Audi Q5 upgraded mid-line version also received many changes in the interior. Most prominent is the central entertainment screen MMI 10.1-inch touch with completely new operating system MIB 3. Comes with this screen is a digital taplo clock size 12.3 inches. In addition, the driver can connect the smartphone through the Apple Carplay and Android Auto apps.
Audi also adds new interior cladding materials such as walnut or glossy black surfaces, real leather seats with contrasting sewing lines. In terms of entertainment, the Q5 has an optional premium sound system Bang & Olufsen 3D with 19 speakers and a 16-channel amplifier, 705 W capacity.
2021 Audi Q5 in the US market is equipped with a 4-cylinder TFSI turbo engine with a capacity of 265 hp and 370 Nm of torque, accompanied by a mild hybrid 12 V technology that provides an additional capacity of 13 hp. . As a result, the car is capable of accelerating from 0 to 96 km / h in 5.7 seconds.
The Q5 55 TFSI e quattro version with PHEV technology uses a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder turbo engine and electric motor. The car has a capacity of 367 horsepower and 500 Nm of torque with the ability to accelerate from 0 to 96 km / h in 5 seconds. This version uses a standard 7-speed S tronic dual-clutch transmission with quattro all-wheel drive system.
The most advanced version today is the SQ5, equipped with a 3.0-liter V6 TFSI engine, with a capacity of 354 hp and 500 Nm of torque. Acceleration time from 0 to 96 km / h in about 4.7 seconds, 0.4 seconds faster than the previous model.
For the European market, Audi brings the Q5 40 TDI quattro with a 2.0L turbo diesel engine with a capacity of 204 hp and 400 Nm of torque, powered by a mild hybrid 12 V system.
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In the US, the Audi Q5 starts at around $ 43,300 for the Q5 45 TFSI version