This is the all-new Audi Q5 and it comes with a few design changes as opposed to the one that was unveiled internationally. For instance, it now features a single flame grille with vertical slats, newly redesigned bumpers and new 19-inch wheels. You can choose between two variants: Premium Plus and Technology, which will boast features like Audi’s Virtual Cockpit Plus, B&O Premium 3D Sound System, Audi Park Assist, to name a few.
On the inside, you’ll also find a large 10.1-inch touchscreen infotainment display along with a digital instrument cluster, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, wireless charging, piano black trim and has eight airbags on offer.
Powering the Q5 is a 245-bhp 2.0-litre TFSI engine that produces 37.72 kgm of torque paired to a 7-speed dual-clutch auto ‘box and has quattro all-wheel drive. Also, it will feature drive modes and adaptive suspension. For now, Audi hasn’t mentioned whether there will be a diesel mill on offer.
The new Q5’s production has already begun at the SAVWIPL plant in Aurangabad. Bookings for which have now begun, so you can book one online or at any Audi India dealership by paying a sum of Rs 2 lakh as the booking amount. Oh, and let us know what you think about the Q5’s front grille design. We’ll soon be driving the Q5, so stay tuned for a detailed review on the same.