First launched in 2008 to compete with BMW, the Audi Q5 is unstoppable when it comes to its design. Its technological advancements and level of comfort it offers are above all SUVs. In the world of SUVs, maintaining a name through the decades is a challenging task and with intense competition, it keeps companies on their toes all the time.
The prestige, power, and strength of the subject is what makes it a remarkable choice among customers and enables them to look forward to embracing the model which is more promising than any of its earlier siblings.
The 2017 Audi Q5 is one of the most awaited SUVs of the coming year. Of course this is for all the right reasons. Competing in the crossover market for a long time, the Q5 has been built on the similar platform as; the Audi Q7 and the A4.
The change might not seem to be as drastic as a revolutionary one but there are significant nonetheless. The fact that the weight of the SUV has been reduced (by up to 220 lbs) gives it an edge over the competition. The result of this is said to increase its overall speed and functionality.
Interior of the 2017 Audi Q5
The glorified interior of the 2017 Audi Q5 makes it an alluring choice for all. The comfort level sits atop the other features which are all intended to make each journey a spectacular and luxurious one, down to the tiniest detail. The interior of the 2017 Audi Q5 will surprise customers and critics with a good amount of changes as compared to the exterior of the SUV.
For starters, the instrument board is the catchiest of features as it is futuristic and laden with the features and tech options one may have dreamt of being in an Audi. The comfortable cabin can seat five passengers at a time and is built with the comfiest of leather upholstery during the entire length of the ride.
Additionally, the 3-zone automatic climate control system, dual front sun visors, privacy glass (rear view), multifunction steering wheel and power windows are all some of the basic features offered in the 2017 Audi Q5.
The aesthetically appealing interior inlays made with walnut wood in dark rich browns steals the show right away. On top of that, when paired with the stylish gadgets, the interior of the 2017 Audi Q5 gets accentuated in the best one could expect. From the leather wrapped shift knob and the beverage holders (eight in number) to the soft ambiance created with the help of the LED lighting; it will make you feel like making it your permanent home.
New Interior Features:
The driver’s seat is designed with a 4-way power lumbar adjustment to provide utmost comfort and support while doing the most taxing of tasks. And, it is not only the driver’s seat which is blessed with all the perks; the rear seats are also blessed with the benefit of being able to slide, split and fold to provide ease to the passengers, especially during the long and tiring journeys. This is also an essential option if one wants to place various items in the back.
One of the most talked about feature of the 2017 Audi Q5 is its panoramic sunroof with a sunshade. The passengers in the front as well as in the rear seats to enjoy the overhead view and enjoy the lit up cabin with nature’s very own lighting system.
Exterior of the 2017 Audi Q5
The exterior of the Audi Q5 2017 is designed keeping in view the appeal of the SUV; strong, masculine and reliable. The attractive look of the crossover plays a vital role in defining all that it brings forth to the range of SUVs launching in 2017. Not that Audi has taken a giant leap in terms of the design of the 2017 model, being 65.2 inches in height and 182.6 inches of length is bound to make it take the market by storm.
The clean and fresh style of the Audi Q5 2017 is as unique as it is basic and the contrasts only make room for more adoration towards the design of the vehicle. The steering linked LED running lights and the xenon headlights make it a glossy and approachable option. What distinguishes the 2017 Audi Q5 from its earlier models is the low body extensions, grill badges, and the lift gate which adds to the luxurious appeal of the vehicle.
The engine and the brakes are kept cool with the help of air tanks to avoid any mishaps. The signature rings of Audi sit in the front, making it a mark of the brand’s signature style. The redesign taillights and bumpers cannot go unnoticed with the smooth edges and the increase in their size.
A single frame grille, aluminum roof rails and window trim, fog lights at the front and rear and automatic headlights are all the major components incorporated in the Audi Q5 2017.
2017 Audi Q5 – Engine Details
The engine of the 2017 Audi Q5 has also been improved. The customers in the U.S. will be given the benefit of choosing between two engine options; a 2.0-liter (250 hp) one and a 3.0-liter V6 (354 hp) engine. However, European customers will have to make due with the 3.0-liter TDI V6 engine.
Although the top speed of the Audi Q5 2017 has not been revealed. The pairing of two engines and the lightweight body is expected to deliver a speed exceeding the market’s expectations.
2017 Audi Q5 – Release Date and Price
The 2017 Audi Q5 is said to be around $41,850 in price. However, it cannot be said that the brand is emptying the pockets of customers due to the superior quality it is delivering. The Audi Q5 2017 is expected to be launched in the latter half of 2017.