AUDI Q5 to be launched in 2023. Today in this article we will be looking deeply after the ready to be launched electric vehicle from AUDI.
Design and Exterior of Audi q5
At the front, the designers chose split headlights. The flat top half houses his DRLs that act as dynamic turn signals, while the bottom half houses both the low and high beam main running lights vertically stacked. Audi offers matrix LED lights for the high beams.
Instead of a traditional radiator grille, the Q5 e-tron has a closed panel, a structured surface with horizontal inserts. A chrome edging surrounds this fake single frame with a black mask on the outside. Beneath it runs a well-defined curved blade with a sharp rising edge. Vertical air intakes extend under the headlights and add sporty style to the front end.
The Q5 e-tron has a classic SUV profile like the e-tron and Q4 e-tron. The roofline slopes gently downward so that the dynamic look doesn’t compromise headroom too much. With a relatively straight roofline like the VW ID.6, it’s more suitable for Chinese customers who prefer more headroom and rear seats. Audi does not equip the Q5 e-tron with flush door handles. Not a fan of flip outdoor handles, the company sticks to the classic form even with its flagship electric vehicle, the e-tron GT.
At the rear, the Q5 e-tron is confident and imposing. In addition to the familiar crossover-style raised tailgate, the new model features a wide V-shaped number plate area, slim taillights connected by narrow light bands and e-tron embossed into the skid plate. Make a fashion statement with Audi logo.
From every angle, the Audi Q5 e-tron looks like the big brother of the Q4 e-tron. Its shape and design are very similar to the world’s compact electric SUVs. This indicates that the Q5 e-tron is a China-only model. Audi because he doesn’t design the two global models very closely.
Interior of Audi q5
The interior of the Audi Q5 e-tron mimics the Q4 e-tron. From the new-generation Audi steering wheel with flattened top and bottom, to the sophisticated dashboard with sharp lines and angular air vents on the side of the steering wheel, hexagonal dome for the operating display, driver’s side. The floating control panel under the climate control unit, the e-tron badging on the driver’s side dashboard and the triangular door handle profiles borrow almost all parts from the Q4 series, right up to the wide touchscreen that slopes to the top.
The Audi Q5 e-tron is a three-row electric SUV, available in six-seat and seven-seat configurations, both versions with a flat floor. Second-row seat occupants have their own air vents between the front seats and are comfortable in the center armrest. Key interior features of the Q5 e-tron include a 10.25-inch digital instrument cluster, an augmented reality head-up display, touch-operated steering wheel buttons, an 11.6-inch touchscreen infotainment system, a Bang & Includes Olufsen 3D surround sound system, panoramic sunroof.
Audi offers the Q5 e-tron with the Audi Pro Pilot suite for automated driving technology. The company is equipped with a Mobileye EyeQ4 processor, 3mm wave radar, 12 ultrasonic sensors, 4 surround view cameras and a multi-function camera for L2+ assisted driving.
Specifications of Audi q5
The Audi Q5 e-tron is the China-only VW ID.6’s luxury cousin and shares the same VW MEB platform. It measures 4,876 mm (192.0 inches) long, 1,860 mm (73.2 inches) wide, and 1,675 mm (65.9 inches) high. The wheelbase is 2,965 mm (116.7 inches), the same as the VW ID.6.
Details leaked before the announcement suggest that the Q5 e-tron will be available in three of its variants: the Q5 35 e-tron, the Q5 40 e-tron and the Q5 50 e-tron quattro. However, since market launch, only the Q5 40 e-tron and Q5 50 e-tron quattro are available.
|Parameter||Audi Q5 e-tron Specs||VW ID.6 Specs||Difference|
|Length||4,876 mm (192.0 in.)||4,876 mm (192.0 in.)||–|
|Width||1,860 mm (73.2 in.)||1,848 mm (72.8 in.)||-12 mm (-0.5 in.)|
|Height||1,675 mm (65.9 in.)||1,680 mm (66.1 in.)||-5 mm (-0.2 in.)|
|Wheelbase||2,965 mm (116.7 in.)||2,965 mm (116.7 in.)||–|
Battery and performance of Audi q5
Weighing in at 2.4 tons (about 5,300 pounds), it’s a fairly heavy SUV, but it handles sharp turns and abrupt lane changes fairly smoothly. The new electric SUV performs just as well off-road, with eAWD offering faster response than the previous quattro with a mechanical differential.
The Q5 forty e-tron and Q5 50 e-tron have an 83.four kWh lithium-ion battery % with a CLTC variety of 560 km (348 miles) in the former and 520 km (323 miles) in the latter.
Future variants of Audi Q5 e-tron
The unannounced Q5 35 e-tron is a single-engine RWD configuration with 132 kW (177 hp). A flagship Audi Q5 60 e-tron is also in development, k.sina.com.cn revealed through a spy photo on December 11, 2021. This variant is expected to have dynamics. separate engine for the front and rear axles, but power and torque output can be switched. We have yet to determine if the battery will have the same 83.4 kWh unit or a larger capacity is planned.
Production of Audi q5
The Audi Q5 e-tron is a product of the SAIC Volkswagen joint venture. SAIC Volkswagen manufactures at his MEB factory in Anting, China, the world’s first undeveloped. The company also builds his VW ID.3, VW ID.4 X and VW ID.6 X at this plant.Since SAIC Volkswagen uses only renewable energy there, the entire production process at this plant His CO2 free.
On July 15, 2022, the Sino-German joint venture announced that it had built his 25 millionth vehicle. The milestone car was the Art Creation Collector’s Edition Audi Q5 e-tron. This is the top model dedicated to the 50 e-tron quattro variant.
Price of Audi q5
Depending on the equipment, the Audi Q5 e-tron costs 376,500 CNY (55,813 USD) or 386,500 CNY (57,295 USD) for the 40 e-tron version and 459,500-479,500 CNY (68,116-71,081 USD) for the 50 e-tron quattro version. ) is. .
Thanks to excellent battery management, the Q5 e-tron consumes only 15.9 kWh/100 km. 100 km (62 miles) costs only 15 yuan. Purchase price includes 2 years insurance, 3 years / 100,000 km vehicle warranty, 8 years / 160,000 km electrical parts warranty, 3 years unlimited free public charging, free Audi Wallbox charger (free installation) is included.
The Volkswagen brand is reportedly considering launching the Chinese-made ID.6 in Europe. But it is doubtful if Audi will do the same with the Q5 e-tron, it kept its world premiere low-key and avoided a global announcement. Unlike the Q5 e-tron, the upcoming Q6 e-tron is his 2 It will be an international model with row seats.
The Q5 35 e-tron and Q5 60 e-tron are likely to hit the Chinese market in the coming months. The Audi Q5 e-tron is not the successor to the Audi e-tron, but a longer and wider version of the Q4 e-tron that debuts in April 2021.
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