The audience already heard that new 2018 Audi Q5 is coming. Company unveiled information about arrival of the crossover. Nevertheless, they kept detail which makes premiere of the SUV more interesting. Premium vehicle rides smoothly on the road. Although its overall weight is over 4,000 pounds, engine and parts offer perfect balance. With stylish appearance, new Q5 is eye-catching crossover. Interior is sporty and elegant. Comfort and safety are not in doubt. However, SUV held high price from before, and it could be stumbling block for many fans. Finally, there will be few higher trims, for owners with special demands.
2018 Audi Q5 redesign
As its predecessors, 2018 Audi Q5 will be attractive. Ever since its appearance, this crossover is there to impress. Well, it is main reason why German manufacturer extended its lineup of SUVs. Let’s go back to upcoming star. According to firs tests and photos, new vehicle looks refreshed, rather than redesigned. With minor changes, Audi made mid-cycle refreshment. This could be announcement of new generation in upcoming years. We know that 2018 year model uses new platform, but architecture is very similar as before. Interior will hold many hi-tech systems. There are infotainment and driving assist features more promising than ever. Also, safety gets improvements with few additional airbags and assist programs for driver.
2018 Audi Q5 drivetrain
More excitement about 2018 Audi Q5 comes when we talk about its performance. First of all, vehicle is coming with traditional AWD. Nevertheless, for 2018 season we will see Quattro Ultra system moving wheels around tough terrains. Drive system is not the only reason of excellent driving impression. Turbocharged 2.0-l 4-cylinder engine gives power to this massive crossover. Furthermore, its output numbers are superb, with 252 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque. Engine is mated to a 7-speed auto transmission and mentioned Quattro all-wheel drive system. Modifications on suspension and brakes are making drive more comfortable and smoother.
2018 Audi Q5 release date
Company announced new 2018 Audi Q5. However, release details are not complete. We still need date of arrival and price of the crossover. Experts believe we could find it out soon. They also believe price won’t go much higher from current $41,000.