2017 Audi SQ5 Review, MSRP, Specifications

The 2017 Audi SQ5 is a Sport-Utility-Vehicle (SUV) manufactured by the famous German company; Audi AG. Ever since it came into the market in November 2008. Its sales have been increasing each year as new features and modifications are made to the model of the preceding year. The S-variant of this model is the first S-model that is available in the European market with a diesel engine.

2017 Audi SQ5 front

2017 Audi SQ5 – Best Among its Segment:

Its exterior incorporates the most classic features and is perfect for those who look for a trendy ride in town. The single frame grille with sculptural lines is the most distinctive design along with adaptive Xenon plus headlights, standard and functional LED taillights and also Quad exhaust outlets that have been beautifully sculpted. Other than that it has a shiny wraparound tailgate. That can be opened or closed and can be easily programmed for height. It’s black optic Plus package offers a 20- or 21-inch Audi Sport® wheels along with a roof spoiler in “Gloss Black” color, exterior mirror housings, rear diffuser in “Matte Black” color and roof rails.

Moreover, the interior has state-of-the-art features such as the three-spoke and flat-bottom sports steering wheel that is multifunctional; giving the driver a complete command of the vehicle. It is wrapped with leather and compliments the aluminium-optic shift paddles. The cabin has also been enhanced with leather sports seats and a stylish trim. The twelve-way power front sports seats guarantee the most comfortable ride with four-way power lumbar adjustment and an adjustable head restraint. Riding in the back has never been this easy and luxurious as the new model offers to slide. And reclining rear seats as well as split folding rear seatback (for easy transportation of groceries and gears). The rear and front seat passengers can also enjoy a clear overhead view through the panoramic sunroof coupled with a power sunshade to flood the cabin with warm and natural sunlight.

2017 Audi SQ5 rear

2017 Audi SQ5 – Powerful Engine:

Coming over to the engine performance of the SUV now. The 2017 Audi SQ5 has a 3.0-liter TSFI V6 engine that produces 354 hp and 369 lb-ft of torque. Its sports suspension S-model helps in maintaining a tighter grip on curvy roads. This is one of the most distinctive features of the Audi Q5 series. The luxury and sporty SUV also encompasses four driving modes that allow the adjustment of steering, suspension, throttle response and transmission shifts to enable a unique driving style suited to your taste.

2017 Audi SQ5 – Specifications:

The other upgraded features of 2017 Audi SQ5 offer a smooth and secure ride. These features include an MMI navigation system that provides an available “Audi connect®”. And a Wi-Fi hotspot with up to 3G LTE connectivity (if available) that caters to almost eight passenger devices. It also enables Google Earth™ with 3D satellite imagery for quick navigation. Using the standard advanced key (basically remote control operation) allows easy locking, unlocking and starting the car without having to manually insert any key.

The provision of local traffic, weather and flight information news system keeps the passengers up-to-date with all necessary traveling details. Hence, Audi adaptive cruise control feature helps in maintaining a preset distance from any vehicle. That may be in front and hence stops or starts the car based on the prevailing traffic conditions. Along with that, Audi side assist system is also available that alerts the driver using radar sensors and optical warnings if some vehicle is found to be in your blind spot.

The entertainment facilities give you a whole new and fun-filled experience as Audi features the exclusive Bang & Olufsen® Sound System. This premium audio system has 14 speakers and an impressive 505 watts of power that delivers sound with exceptional quality and clarity.

The sophisticated exterior and modern features have given the Audi Q5 the most creative look amongst all its models.

2017 Audi SQ5 interior

2017 Audi SQ5 – MSRP and Release Date:

The starting price comes in two packages: the premium plus and the Prestige package. Premium Plus starts with around $53,300 and Prestige at around $60,000. One can not ask for a more advanced ride with such affordable prices! If you are an SUV fan and are looking for something decent yet trendy. Then don’t forget to avail this exciting model as it will surely win your heart and set your life in a direction as memorable as the ride in Audi SQ5!

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