When making it’s world debut in the Paris Motor unit Show, the Audi Q5 is right now available inside Philippines.
PGA Vehicles Inc, the standard distributor with Audi near your vicinity, has simply launched that all-new Audi Q5 in the Manila Polo Membership in Makati.
Lighter and sleeker than its predecessor, the new-generation Q5 builds upon the success of the outgoing model thanks to an evolutionary design and array of new technologies.
Sleeker, more high-tech Audi Q5 makes local debut
You start with its outside walls design, the all-new Q5 assumes a sportier pattern coupled for a more tight stance. The entry fascia obtains a remodeled Singleframe hexagonal grill and then a revised number of LED headlights. Nevertheless, Audi outlined those may be upgraded to help Matrix LEDs with regard to improved nocturnal hours visibility.
To your side, the flared table arches highlights the Q5’s quattro lineage although low-slung techniques tapers to your C-pillar. Wraparound taillights using LED lighting can be found at the trunk, along which includes a rear diffuser that will sits relating to the dual dimish pipes.
Before above earlier, that all-new Q5 is usually 90kg more compact than in advance of. This was granted thanks to a wide selection of high-tensile potency steel together with aluminum. Size-wise, that 2018 Q5 activities 4660mm longer, 1890mm large, 1660mm tall and has now a 2820mm wheelbase.
Inside, the Q5 has better cabin space improved thanks to its slightly bigger dimensions. Luggage space was also given attention as it can now hold 610 liters worth of cargo compared to the previous model’s 550 liters. Fold the rear seats down and luggage space grows to 1,550 liters.
The new 12.3-inch Audi virtual cockpit system makes its way in the new crossover as well as the MMI 8.3-inch touchscreen infotainment with navigation. Aside from the usual suite of multimedia functions, the Q5 now also support’s Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Beyond that, the new MMI system also comes with gesture control, voice control and a haptic feedback touchpad as such.
Two engine choices are available for the 2018 Q5. First up is the 2.0-liter TDI four-cylinder turbo-diesel. It puts out 190 PS along with 400 Nm of torque. It can go from 0 – 100 km/h in 7.9 seconds and reach a top speed of 217 km/h. Next is the gasoline-fed 2.0-liter TFSI four-cylinder engine. It generates 252 PS and 370 Nm of torque. 0 – 100 km/h is achieved in 6.3 seconds while top speed is rated at 237 km/h.
Both models come with Audi’s quattro all-wheel drive system and are mated to a seven-speed S tronic dual-clutch transmission.
Other available features that can be specified for the 2018 Audi Q5 include: adaptive air suspension, Bang & Olufsen audio system, three-spoke leather-wrapped steering wheel, ambient lighting and 20-inch five-spoke aluminum alloy wheels courtesy of Audi Sport.
The 2.0 TDI and 2.0 TFSI will be available in three trim models; Design, Premium and S line. Prices start at PhP 4.9M for the 2018 Audi Q5.