It has over 700 lb-ft of torque! When Audi unveiled the first ever SQ7, we fell in love. This magnificent SUV comes with a 4.0-liter tri-turbo V8 with 435 hp and 664 ft-lb of torque. And because it’s a diesel, it can get over 30 mpg. Unfortunately, because of Dieselgate, the SQ7 may never be offered … read more
There is no ground the 2018 Audi Q5 needed to break, nor sins it needed to make up for.
Audi could have very well continued selling what has proven to be an extremely popular and competent entry for almost the last decade. Now, it’s the updated version to ride the wave of popularity luxury crossovers … read more
Audi, already at the forefront of integrating hybrid electric technology with its fleet of luxury vehicles, is a company that is firmly looking to the future. Specifically, an electric future, with more and more research and development focussed on emerging powertrain technology.
While stopping short … read more
Audi may not have invented all-wheel drive, but it’s safe to say the German automaker has pretty much perfected it over the years.
Introduced in 1980, Audi’s Quattro all-wheel drive has become as synonymous with the brand as its four-ring logo. Helping its cause is just how tremendously reliable … read more
When it comes to Audi’s quattro brand, there are two camps among fans and observers. Traditionalist gearheads prefer the ‘old-school’ rear-biased Torsen quattro system, while vehicles based on the MQB platform like the Q5 have a front-biased Haldex system.
But now, Audi has muddied the waters … read more
You might wonder why Audi chose Mexico for the international launch of it’s all-new 2017 Q5 SUV. Even we wondered. After all, Mexico is not the obvious choice of location for a German manufacturer to present an all-new SUV to the world’s press – aside from the Baja peninsula being a bloody nice … read more
The new 2017 Audi Q5 will land in Australia with a pair of petrol and diesel 2.0-litre engines first, followed by a more powerful 3.0-litre TDI engine, the company’s local arm has confirmed.
There’s no confirmation yet as to whether we’ll get the performance-oriented SQ5 and there has been no … read more
As the segment sales leader in Australia from 2009 to 2015, there’s serious pressure on the new 2017 Audi Q5 to continue the momentum the current model has managed to achieve over a prolonged period.
Audi has made widespread and significant changes to its medium SUV, which was a favourite around … read more
Eight years is an awfully long time for a vehicle to sit on the market largely unchanged, let alone in a segment as competitive as the premium midsize crossover.
Yet doing so hasn’t seemed to hamper the Audi Q5, with the brand selling more than 1.8 million units since it launched in 2008. With the … read more
Sometimes, familiarity breeds discontent. Such was not the case with the Audi Q5, however. Though it first hit the market all the way back in 2008, the German automaker resisted updating its compact crossover until now—and that seemed just fine with its audience, which has snapped up around 50,000 … read more