Audi Q5 Watertown NY

Audi's second SUV, the all-new Q5, will arrive in showrooms early next year. Entering a segment already occupied by the BMW X3, Land Rover LR2, Lexus RX 350, Infiniti EX35, Volvo XC60, and the upcoming Mercedes-Benz GLK, the Q5 will find itself competing against strong rivals.

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Critical Knowledge:
  • All-new small luxury SUV model for 2009

  • Built on the A4/A5 platform

  • Standard 3.2-liter V-6 powerplant

  • Permanent quattro all-wheel drive (AWD)

  • Standard MMI multi-media interface

  • Available Audi parking system

  • On sale early 2009

Introduction
Audi's second SUV, the all-new Q5, will arrive in showrooms early next year. Entering a segment already occupied by the BMW X3, Land Rover LR2, Lexus RX 350, Infiniti EX35, Volvo XC60, and the upcoming Mercedes-Benz GLK, the Q5 will find itself competing against strong rivals. To differentiate itself from the competition, Audi boasts that their new Q5 is the sportiest SUV in its class. In addition, permanent quattro AWD, a strong 6-cylinder powerplant, and class-leading technology should help consumers discern it from the growing crowd of small luxury SUVs.

Design
The all-new Q5 fits in well with the rest of the Audi model lineup. Smaller than its sibling, the larger 7-passenger Audi Q7, the 5-passenger Audi Q5 is decidedly sportier in overall appearance, execution, and performance, the automaker claims. The large, now familiar, Audi single-frame grill is framed by expressive headlights ("Xenon plus" headlamps are optional) and LED daytime running lights. Large 5-spoke wheels, set inside gently flared fenders, give the Q5 an aggressive stance, enhanced by the tapered LED tail lamps and wrap-around rear reflectors. With modern coupé-like styling, the roofline of the 4-door SUV begins to slope down towards the rear immediately after the B-pillar, but rear-seat passenger headroom is not impeded. The interior of the Q5 is lined with high-quality materials including standard leather seats and real wood trim, accented by thin aluminum surrounds. The center console houses a storage compartment, dual cupholders, and the controls for the MMI (multi-media interface) set just behind the conventional transmission shifter. The traditional instrument panel

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