The Audi RS Q5 will arrive in the second half of 2017 with 450 HP
The range RS of Audi continues to grow. The next model that we will see, the Audi RS Q5, will come during the second half of 2017 combining sportiness, practicality and efficiency. Sources of the magazine Autocar confirmed that the SUV sports based on the Audi Q5 will reach the 450 CV as you can see here the last year.
New propeller 3.0 V6, 450 HP, dual-clutch and Quattro
apparently, sales of the Audi RS Q3 (340 HP) have exceeded the most optimistic estimates, of Audi for what the manufacturer aims to achieve a similar success with his older brother. The SUV of high performance are having a good reception in all the key markets, there is only to observe the increasing volume of sales of Porsche thanks to the Macan and the Cayenne.
The RS Q5 it is being developed by Audi in their facilities , based in neckarsulm next to the Audi RS4 and RS5 of the new generation. Under the hood you will find the propellant 3.0 V6 TFSI biturbo of new development in replacement of the block 4.2 V8. The change will help to reduce the consumption figures and emissions in addition to providing extra power: no less than 450 CV.
This same powertrain will be used in the new Audi RS4 and RS5
this Is the same amount of power that offer the new Competition Package for the BMW M3 and M4, it is obviously not a coincidence since Audi does not want his sport fall behind in terms of power with the direct rivals the RS4 and RS5 respectively. Your configuration will be complemented with the dual-clutch transmission S Tronic and the traction integral Quattro.
If the sales of the RS Audi continue to grow we will continue to see as new models are added over time, so that we do not rule out a Audi RS Q7 for the future as new top of range for the manufacturer and even versions RS for the future Q2 and Q4 now that they have reached an agreement with Fiat.