The up to date mid-size SUV will get upgraded know-how and styling – at a value.

  • 2021 Audi Q5 worth and specs revealed
  • Price rises between $1800 to $4500 relying on variant
  • Updated styling, extra tech for mid-size SUV
  • Choice of two diesel, one petrol engine – for now

Full Australian pricing and specs for the 2021 Audi Q5 have been introduced, forward of the facelifted mannequin’s showroom arrival in early 2021.

Unveiled in June 2020, the up to date model of the German model’s mid-size SUV features revised styling in keeping with Audi’s newest fashions, world-first (non-obligatory) OLED tail-lights, upgraded inside know-how and extra environment friendly engines below the bonnet – all matched by $1800-$4500 worth rises, relying on variant.

A performance-oriented SQ5 TDI variant will arrive within the second quarter of 2021, with a coupe-styled Sportback to the touch down (with its personal SQ5 Sportback TDI halo) within the second half of 2021.

Seven all-wheel-drive-only Q5 variants will likely be supplied at launch: 5 everlasting members of the vary, and two ‘Launch Edition’ variants.

Opening the native line-up is the entry-level Q5 40 TDI Quattro, priced from $68,900 earlier than on-road prices (up $2000).

Under the bonnet is a 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbo-diesel engine, matched with a 12-volt ‘delicate hybrid’ system for outputs of 150kW of energy and 400Nm of torque – up 10kW over the equal 2020 mannequin.

The mill is shared with the recently-updated Audi A4 Allroad 40 TDI Quattro, sharing the wagon’s twin-dosing SCR system, twin AdBlue injection and exhaust aftertreatment methods.

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It sends drive to all 4 wheels by way of a seven-speed automated transmission, enabling a 7.6-second 0-100km/h dash time and a 222km/h high pace. Audi claims a mixed gasoline financial system ranking of 5.4L/100km, which delivers a theoretical most driving vary of 1250km.

Standard gear contains leather-based trim, electrically-adjustable entrance seats with four-way lumbar help, a ten.1-inch infotainment show with wi-fi Apple CarPlay and wired Android Auto, 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster, digital radio, multi-connection Bluetooth, tri-zone local weather management and ambient LED cabin lighting.

It additionally options LED headlights and tail-lights, 19-inch alloy wheels, keyless entry, push-button begin, a leather-wrapped steering wheel with paddle shifters, wi-fi telephone charging, frameless auto-dimming rear-view mirror, 40:20:40 folding rear seats, a entrance centre armrest, 4 USB ports and help for the myAudi smartphone app.

A wide selection of lively security options are fitted as commonplace, together with autonomous emergency braking with pedestrian detection, driver consideration monitoring, blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert, exit warning system, off-road hill-descent management, entrance and rear parking sensors, reversing digital camera, tyre stress monitoring and Audi pre-sense rear.

Sitting above the 40 TDI is the Q5 45 TFSI Quattro, priced from $69,600 earlier than on-road prices (up $1787).

The 45 TFSI matches the entry-level 40 TDI on commonplace gear, however swaps its turbo-diesel for a 2.0-litre turbo-petrol four-cylinder with 12-volt ‘delicate hybrid’ help, creating 183kW and 370Nm.

A carry-over seven-speed dual-clutch automated transmission and Quattro all-wheel-drive system allow a 6.3-second sprint from zero to 100km/h.

Positioned above the pair of entry-level variants are the 40 TDI Quattro Sport and 45 TFSI Quattro Sport, priced from $74,900 (up $2300) and $76,600 plus on-road prices (up $2464) respectively.

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Sport variants add 20-inch alloy wheels, a panoramic sunroof, heated sports activities seats with driver reminiscence performance, energy steering column with reminiscence and ‘straightforward entry’ performance, a 360-degree digital camera and 10-speaker premium sound system.

The Sport fashions’ additionally rating an upgraded security suite, together with adaptive cruise management with stop-and-go and visitors jam help, intersection help for the autonomous emergency braking system, automated parking and evasive steering help.

Sitting atop the native Q5 vary – till the performance-oriented SQ5 arrives within the second quarter of 2021 – is the Q5 50 TDI Quattro S Line, priced from $89,600 earlier than on-road prices (up $4511).

A 3.0-litre turbo-diesel V6 engine with 48-volt mild-hybrid know-how headlines the upgrades, the six-pot mill sending 210kW and 620Nm to all wheels by way of an eight-speed torque-converter automated transmission. Audi claims a 5.7-second sprint to 100km/h from a standstill.

Additional options over lesser grades embrace a head-up show and the S Line styling bundle, which provides a black honeycomb entrance grille, distinctive entrance and rear bumpers with matte aluminium trim, illuminated sill plates with S badging, and a brand new rear diffuser with Selenite Silver accents.

At launch, patrons will even have the ability to go for a limited-run Launch Edition grade, obtainable with 40 TDI and 45 TFSI engines, priced from $78,300 and $80,800 earlier than on-road prices for the diesel and petrol respectively.

Unique options over different variants embrace metallic paint, 20-inch two-tone alloy wheels, black exterior accents, black roof rails, carbon-fibre-look mirror caps, privateness glass, black or gray leather-based seat trim, distinctive ground mats, distinction stitching for the seats and ground mats, illuminated sill plates and color ambient cabin lighting.

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12 exterior colors will likely be supplied throughout the vary, along with 4 inside color schemes.

A variety of non-obligatory packages will even be supplied, together with Assistance (obtainable solely on ‘base’ 40 TDI and 45 TFSI variants), Comfort, and Technik packages, the lattermost supplied with all variants bar the aforementioned entry-level pair.

OLED tail-lights might be had as a value choice.

A 3-year, unlimited-kilometre guarantee is commonplace throughout the vary, as is the choice of a five-year servicing bundle, priced at $2720 for petrol fashions or $3160 for diesel variants.

The 2021 Audi Q5 will arrive in Australian showrooms in early 2021, with all Australian-delivered fashions sourced from the model’s renewably-powered manufacturing unit in Mexico.

2021 Audi Q5 Australian pricing

  • Q5 40 TDI Quattro – $68,900
  • Q5 45 TFSI Quattro – $69,600
  • Q5 40 TDI Quattro Sport – $74,900
  • Q5 45 TFSI Quattro Sport – $76,600
  • Q5 40 TDI Quattro Launch Edition – $78,300
  • Q5 45 TFSI Quattro Launch Edition – $80,800
  • Q5 50 TDI Quattro S Line – $89,600

Note: all costs exclude on-road prices.