After tasting the solidity of the SUV market with their 2009 Audi Q5, Audi is now back with a more sophisticated and superior model the 2016 Audi Q5. Rumors claim that it will be a totally new Q5 resting on the MLB platform and equipped with brand new specs. The overall body design is expected to change based on the fact that almost all exterior and interior specs will be changed and others improved. The engines are expected to be all-new with better powering capabilities, reduced fuel consumption rates and improved efficiency levels.
2016 Audi Q5 Exterior and Interior Changes
If you decide to buy this model, there will be nothing to worry of whether in the interior specs or exterior designing. Its exterior is made to cater for all of your needs including durability, appearance as well performance. The front grille will remain high while the lights will be equipped with LED lighting for better performance. It appearance is greatly advanced considering that it comes with sharper contours. As for the wheels, they will be of 20 or 21 inches in size which are a bit larger than the ones found on the last model. As for the interior, it is by far more organized and stylish than the last model. Instead of the many buttons found on the previous Q5, the new Q5 gets more powerful and efficient touch-screen button. The old-fashioned seats have been replaced with more comfortable seats while the interior room has been increased.
Audi Q5 Engine Options and Fuel Economy
It is already confirmed that the upcoming 2016 Audi Q5 will come with 3 power-train options. One of these options is the 2.0L TFSI motor with a power making potential of 245 power horses and 273 pounds-feet of torque. The next motor is the 3.0L TDI able of generating 272 horses of power and 310 pounds-feet of torque while the last engine is the 3.0L turbodiesel TDI motor with the ability to generate 354 power horses and 516 pounds-feet of torque. The first engine option has an estimated fuel economy of 60 miles per gallon. With the reduced weight and better engines, the fuel consumption rates of Q5 are expected to reduce tremendously.
2016 Audi Q5 Release and Prices
On reference to what most Audi fans and auto enthusiasts say about the 2016 Audi Q5, it is likely to hit the market in 2016 at an estimated price of 52,000 dollars.
2016 Audi Q5 Changes
Talking genuinely about the new Audi Q5, it has suffered more changes than the enhancements. For instance, unlike its predecessor, the new Q5 will rest on Audi’s popular Modular Longitudinal Platform (MLB). The front grille will be all-new, headlights more aggressive while the front facade will be more deluxe. The wheels will also be new and larger than they were in the previous model. Inside, the 2016 Audi Q5 also gets a variety of changes. The interior organization is for instance better-off than it was in the last model. The seats have been constructed from high-quality materials, cabin equipped with high-tech features while he overall designing is enhanced. This makes the car look more stylish and considerably more comfortable to drive in.