2013 Audi SQ5 TDI Price & Release Date
After debuted RS Q3 Concept at 2012 Beijing Auto Show three month ago, Audi make debut for their new SUV model 2013 Audi SQ5 TDI at 24 Hours of Le Mans. This Q5 model presented with diesel engine and based from previous Q5 model.
2013 Audi SQ5 TDI powered with all-new V6 turbo diesel engine boasting two turbochargers. This engine can produce 313 horsepower and 479.42 lb-ft of torque between 1,450 and 2,800 rpm. Audi SQ5 can reached 250 km/h (155.34 mph) in the top speed and accelerate from 0-100 km/h in only 5.1 second. Fuel consumption is 7.2 liters per 100 km (32.67 US mpg). SQ5 engine performance will be supported with eight-speed tiptronic transmission.
Audi SQ5 TDI model features new bumpers, a revised grille and a tailgate-mounted spoiler. There’s also a sport-tuned suspension (which reduces the ride height by 30mm), faux-aluminum mirror caps and 20-inch alloy wheels wrapped with 255/45 tires. Audi can also deliver 21-inch diameter wheels and size 255/40 tires as an option
Audi SQ5 interior is designed in black, and a silver headlining is optional. The electrically adjustable sport seats are upholstered in Pearl Nappa leather and Alcantara, which are available in three colors. Trim panels consist of brushed aluminum, or CFRP, piano finish black or aluminum beaufort as options.
The scales of the instruments are gray, and their needles are white; the pedals and shift paddles glisten in an aluminum look. Features such as the S gear shift knob, S badges on the door sill trims, on the start button and on the specially shaped steering wheel, the S welcome screen and the light package accentuate the interior with special highlights.
2013 Audi SQ5 TDI release date in first quarter of 2013. Price starting from €58,500 or about $78,000 at the current exchange rates.