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Ewan Kennedy tests and reviews the new Audi Q5 specs, fuel economy and

The Audi Q5 makes up 20 per cent of all sales (not just so is vitally important to the company in and a major reason why the latest and upgrade has been rushed

The ongoing slow automotive in Europe is to the benefit of Australian The local importers have extra equipment as standard, but either maintained the price to the old or made very small adjustments.

The complete Audi Q5 is Q5 2.0 TDI quattro S tronic from Q5 2.0 TFSI quattro tiptronic $62,900, Q5 3.0 TFSI quattro from $74,100 and Q5 3.0 TDI quattro S from $75,500. Additional includes an electric tailgate on all and multiple crash avoidance or electronics.

The Audi Q5 comes with rails to which horizontal can be attached to carry a variety of again just right for a family adventure. As soon as the are fitted a message is automatically to the vehicle dynamic electronics to it a roof load is being and the centre of gravity of the vehicle has raised. That’s clever.

At stop in the South Australian we tested for signs of dust and found not the slightest trace of the red dust that covers of Australia. We were particularly by the ‘clamshell’ design of the rear as it not only kept out the dust, but created a clean area all the edge of the boot opening protecting fingers and clothes becoming stained.

As a real bonus the clamshell as used on all the Audi Q range, provide a neat styling Visually, the changes see a bolder to the familiar Audi 5‘s radiator grille. This the stylists have put a strong on the vertical lines by way of brightwork and a bold shape by flattening out the top of the

The bumpers have been with the rear diffuser tough. The daytime running (DRLs) now wrap all the way around the new of headlight housings. Something created a spooky effect, unintended, when the Q5 is looming out of Australian desert tracks.

We petrol and diesel units in four and six-cylinder format receive anything other coolant at the correct temperature. me, if you’re miles from in central Australia and come overheating problems it can be a traumatic — I’ve experienced it and it’s not nice.

The 2.0 TDI diesel engine is new to the Q5 range in It produces up to 130 kW of power and maximum of 380 Nm represent gains of 5 kW and 30 Nm over the model. The six-cylinder 3.0 TDI diesel has been thoroughly revised, its weight trimmed by 25kg.

power is now 180 kW, with maximum being a stump pulling 580 Nm.

The V6 3.0 supercharged petrol engine is new to the Audi Q5. Peak power and (200 kW and 400 Nm) give sporting and V6 petrol Audi SUV accelerates to 100 in just 5.9 seconds.

We went off-road driving in a A couple of decades back a statement wouldn t have a thing, after all 4WDs designed to go off the beaten track and precisely where their took them. These very few people are looking for other than a macho-looking mover when they buy an SUV (as 4WDs are called these so it gave us great pleasure the Audi importer invited us to the of nowhere to test its revitalised Q5 SUV.

Obviously keen to the Q5 is more than a toy in real running, the Audi press took selected journalists on a ride north from After touching down at Creek we found various of the upgraded Audi Q5 waiting for us to the surrounding desert.

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We then spent almost 100 in midday heat driving dust, sand, rocks and dry river beds, with along the way for sightseeing and taking Exactly the sort of trip an family would tackle. the temperature nudging 45 degrees as we got off the the first thing we learned was the German marque’s air conditioning wasn’t fazed by the Australian

Running the ‘air’ on the recirculation we were able to pull the down to 24 degrees and keep it without the slightest suggestion the cooling systems were

Having proven its Q5 is the real in the desert Audi Australia no hopes to make it popular adventurous Australian families who more than a mere looking people mover.

Audi Q5 2.0 TDI quattro S tronic

from $62,200

Engine: 4-cylinder turbo diesel,

Transmission: 7-speed auto, 4WD

6.8L/100Km, CO2 179g/km

Audi Q5 Electric Cars
Audi Q5 Electric Cars
Audi Q5 Electric Cars
Audi Q5 Electric Cars
Audi Q5 Electric Cars
Audi Q5 Electric Cars
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