Following its world premiere at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show in March, all-new Audi Q2 SUV has reached the Ingolstadt plant production line. The assembly line is equipped with an automatic module drivetrain section to facilitate increased production at around 450 units a day.
The largest production plant, and the second-largest European car plant, Ingolstadt facility assembles upward of 500,000 vehicles each year. That’s about two new Audi cars each minute.
Plant director, Albert Mayer says starting series production of a new model is always a great challenge and something special for a plant and its employees. We are proud to be building the Audi Q2 – the Q-family entry model – here in Ingolstadt for the world market.
In Germany, Audi Q2 order books will soon be open. Once launched, the new Q2 will be available in a choice of six engines: three TFSI petrol units and three TDI diesel powertrains returning between 116 HP and 190 HP. The entry level Q series offering is a powerhouse of connectivity technology, infotainment and assistance systems.
In the UK, Audi Q2 price has already been announced. It will be priced from GBP 20,230 (INR 18.29 lakhs). India launch of the new Audi Q2 is expected to take place sometime next year.