2018 Audi SQ5 is a sports utility vehicle from Audi AG, which was launched in September 2012. The 1st-generation was presented at 24-hour race in Le Mans, and presented Audi in January 2017 at NAIAS in Detroit. The first generation of the Audi SQ5 came on the market in September 2012. 2018 Audi SQ5 is manufactured in Ingolstadt and builds, like the Audi Q5 8R, on Audis modular longitudinal building block (MLB). The S-variant of the Audi Q5 is the first S-model with the diesel engine on the European market. The 3.0 TDI is also available in the Audi A6 and Audi A7, has 230 kW (313 hp) and is charged via two turbochargers connected in parallel.
In January 2017 Audi presented the second generation of the Audi SQ5 at the NAIAS in Detroit. Audi SQ5 is based on the Audi Q5 FY and is built together with this in a newly built factory in Mexico. The Audi SQ5 adopts the drive from the Audi S4 and is available for the first time in Germany as gasoline. In the middle of 2017, comes to the dealers.
2018 Audi SQ5 Engine
Audi SQ5 gets a standard 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 engine. It makes 354 horsepower and 369 pound-foot torque, the latter available from 1370 rpm to the end at 4500 rpm. An 8-speed automatic transmission is standard, powering the rear part, active torque distribution Quattro all-wheel system. 2018 Audi SQ5 will accelerate to 60 mph in just 5.1 seconds.
2018 Audi SQ5 Safety
Standard equipment for the 2018 Audi SQ5 model will include front-end collision warning with pedestrian access and an automatic emergency braking system applied at a speed of 52 miles per hour or less. The 2018 SQ5 SUV includes a standard blind monitor system with rear cross traffic warning, and the pre-Sense technology behind it can detect an imminent collision from behind and preparation room and impact residents.
2018 Audi SQ5 TDI Plus
Audi has extended the standard glossy package black to the exterior mirror housing, the door handles, the roof edge spoiler and diffuser. A further optical individualization for the exterior is in each case a clasp, which connects the four tailpipes of the exhaust system in pairs.
In the interior, the moveable rear bench increases the variability and increases the luggage space if necessary. The armrests in the door panels are covered with leather. The seats in fine Nappa leather are covered with rhombus in silver. In addition to these sizes, Quattro GmbH has carved a special Audi exclusive selection arablau package for the 2018 Audi SQ5 TDI plus.
The body is painted in the individual color Arablau crystal effect and the interior is equipped with sports seats in black fine Nappa leather. Matching to the exterior color, the contrasting seams on the seats, the steering wheel, the selector lever cuff and the floor mats create a colorful accent. The decor in aluminum/wood Beaufort black round off the overall concept. The 2018 Audi SQ5 exclusive equipment package is available from market launch at a price of 8,670 euros.