The new Audi Q5 e-tron quattro will come in late 2018 to complete the second generation of the SUV premium German. This plug-in hybrid will be positioned as the most economical of the range, at the same time maintaining a good performance, thanks to its gasoline engine 2.0-liter with 190 HP and one electric, with 109 HP.
The model is currently in a testing period in the US to refine all the details of its hybrid and electric-drive. In this second mode has a autonomy of 50 km, a figure that exceeds substantially to its predecessor, the Audi Q5 Hybrid, which was only 3 km of range. Thanks to this you will receive the tag Environmental 0 Blue, which allows you to park in parking areas regulated without any cost to its owner.
The Q5 e-tron will be much more electric than its predecessor
Another section which differs clearly of the previous generation, is in the increased role of the electric motor. The Q5 Hybrid will be moved thanks to a TFSI 2.0 with 211 HP and 350 Nm of torque, plus an electric 54 HP added others 210 Nm. The new Audi Q5 e-tron quattro has a heat engine with something more efficient with 190 HP and 320 Nm, but its power is 109 HP and a figure of a couple a lot more high, that reaches up to 300 Nm from 0 rpm. The result is more savings and better performance, of course, while having an energy reserve in the Lithium-Ion batteries.
In regards to his last name quattro, is expected to the engines of the new Q5 hybrid will take care separately of the two axes. The heat engine will take care of the front wheels and the electric the rear. For the rest of the mechanics of the Audi Q5 e-tron, no major changes are expected with respect to the rest of the range Q5. Which means that you will keep your address electro-mechanical, suspension dynamics and also offered the digital screen Virtual Cockpit to the dashboard.
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