New Audi Q5 launched in India – Price starts from Rs 53.25 lakhs

New generation Audi Q5 has been launched in India, just a few months after its global debut at the 2017 Paris Motor Show.

Living upto its predecessor’s reputation, the new Audi Q5 sports innovations in quattro drive system with ultra tech, engine efficiency, air suspension with damper control improved infotainment and assistance systems.

New Audi Q5 measures 4.66 metres (15.3 ft) in length, 1.89 metres (6.2 ft) in width, and 1.66 metres (5.4 ft) in height. The overall bigger dimensions are supported on a wheelbase of 2.82 metres (9.3 ft). Depending on the engine, weight reduction is upto 90 kg (198.4 lb). Body architecture is developed from maximum tensile strength steel and aluminium.

Mr Ansari, Audi India Head with the new Q5 today.

Power comes from a 2.0 liter 35 TDI diesel engine which delivers 190 hp and 400 Nm of torque. About 13 hp and 20 Nm more than older Q5, which was also heavier. This translates into much better performance. Fuel efficiency stands at 17.01 kmpl as per ARAI. Transmission is taken care by a 7 speed S Tronic unit.

At a Glance:

Exterior design and body

– Length 4,663 mm (15.3 ft), width 1,893 mm (6.2 ft), height 1,659 mm (5.4 ft)
-Single frame grille, large air intakes
-LED headlights with dynamic turn lights at rear
-Lightweight design with high-end steel and aluminium, lightest body in its class
-Coefficient drag(cd) figure only 0.30, making it the new benchmark in the segment
-Panoramic Sunroof
-45.72 cms (18”) Alloy Wheels
-Exterior mirror with electric folding, heated, kerb function and auto dimming on both sides

Interior and luggage compartment

-Elegant, horizontally oriented design, large trim strips, new colours and materials
-Generous space, standard rear seat back with three-way split, horizontal and seat back angle adjustment for rear bench
-Leather/Leatherette upholstery
-Electrically adjustable front seats with driver’s side memory function
-4 way lumbar support
-Interior mirror with auto dimming function
-Luggage compartment has 550/610 to 1,550 litres volume
-Electrically opening & closing luggage compartment lid

Controls and displays

-Audi Virtual Cockpit with high-resolution 31.24 cms display
-Newly conceptualized MMI control with touchpad, free-text search and natural language voice control, can also be operated from steering wheel
-3-Zone Deluxe Automatic air conditioning

Infotainment and Audi connect

-MMI Navigation plus with MMI touch and 21.08 cms MMI monitor
-Audi Navigation with personal route assistance
-Audi phone box with wireless charging
-Audi Smartphone Interface
-Audi Sound system
-10 GB Jukebox

Driver assistance systems

-Hill descent assist
-Rear View Camera, front and rear parking sensors
-Cruise Control
-Electromechanical Parking Brake



-35 TDI engine
-Power output of 140 kW (1 hp) and torque 400 Nm
-Top speed of 218 km/h, 0-100 km/h in 7.9 Seconds
-Fuel Efficiency 17.01 km/l (ARAI)
-Up to 13hp more power with significantly reduced fuel consumption compared to previous model


-Transmissions, 7-speed S tronic
-Automatic transmissions with freewheel function and shift-by-wire control
-quattro drivetrain with further advanced wheel-selective torque control



-New lightweight five-link suspensions, front and rear, delivering significant progress in sportiness and comfort, lower centre of gravity
-Newly developed electromechanical power steering
-Audi Drive Select dynamic handling system with new off-road mode
-Adaptive suspension with damper control


-8 Airbags
-ABS (Anti-lock Braking System), EBD (Electronic Brake distribution), ESC (Electronic Stabilisation Control) System
-quattro all-wheel drive
-Electronic immobilizer

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