Audi models are known to have the best model cars. The company has decided to add more style to its crossover buyers. These models will be released in 2021 and they are Q5 and SQ5 Sportbacks models. The German automaker announced the release of this model at the beginning of the year. The model will hit the showrooms later this year. The pricing tag is expected to favor the buyer. The sporty-looking crossover resembles Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe, BMW X4, and the Infiniti QX55. The model is expected to compete with these models fairly well.
Why Coupe models
These Crossover coupe games have been gaining momentum because many buyers of regular sedans and coupes are migrating to more style-conscious models. Audi is taking advantage of this and it is transferring its quality stylish designs to its SUVs.
Audi are on top of the game when it comes to the experience of making cars. The brand is known for its rich heritage with Sportsback. The first one was Audi 100 Coupe from the 1970s to today’s A7, A5, all-electric E-Tron Sportback, and now the gamechanger Q5 Sportback. These models are adding some flavors to their honest customers making them stick with the models.
Like other vehicles in the market, the hardware of the Q5 Sportback is reliable since it is borrowed from the regular model counterpart. But, the hardware is a more low-slung package and more aggressive.
This model design was a result of a great team led by Dany Garand. They came up with desirable lengths to make the Q5 Sportback outstand from other models. It has a long roofline that is flowing, attractive front and rear styling, great grilles, bumpers, and fancy lights. The wheels are exclusive, it also gets sport front seats and a standard panoramic sunroof.
The space of the model
You can notice the results boldly, comparing it with similar vehicles, it has less cargo space than most of its rivals. Also, there is a decrease in regular sunroof. This decrease in size does not affect the comfortability of the model. Compared to its competitors, the cargo numbers are similar. Competitors like the Mercedes-Benz GLC coupe has a loss of 10 percent capacity.
Specs features and Powertrain
The model Sportback has a standard turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder. The engine packing produces 261 horsepower and a torque of 275-pound feet. Unfortunately, it has no plug-in hybrid version like regular Q5.
SQ5 Sportback performance will utilize SQ5’s 349-horsepower regular 3.0-liter V6 turbocharged.
The two models will only be available only in all-wheel drive. The SQ5 Sportback is unique due to an adaptive air suspension that adjusts firmness and ride height giving smooth rides.
The Sportbacks model has also inherited safety, infotainment and driver assist technology from the regular Q5s that got updated in 20221.
The models have a 10.1-inch screen for infotainment. They use the latest Audi MIB3 that communicates wirelessly with Apple and Android devices.
The driver information display is a 12.1-inch driver screen. The safety measures includes lane-departure warnings, blind spot, rear cross-traffic alerts. There is an additional camera and adaptive cruise control.
The 2 models will be costly friendly since it will come as Premium, Premium Plus, and prestige. This will help you select the models according to your pocket.
The Q5 Sportback Premium will costs around $48,895.
The Premium Plus will cost around $52,095.
The Prestige will cost around $57,595.
The SQ5 Sportback will cost around $57,195 for the Premium ones.
The Premium Plus is estimated to start at around $60,595.
The Prestige will be the most expensive. It may start from $65,795.
These prices will make this model compete very well with the Mercedes GLC Coupe and The BMW X4.
These models are expected to make a broader appeal. They will be game-changer machines. They are expected to hit the showrooms in late spring.