The rumors suggest that the Audi RS Q5 will have 400 HP

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The Q5 will change part of your design to adapt to the new styles of the family SUV

The coming year, there is still no definite date, the Audi Q5 should brand-new face wash. First, you’ll meet the most common versions of the same, but on this occasion, the top will come with the Audi RS Q3 2016, with the start rumorearse a power output of approximately 400 HP. Well at least is what is indicated by our colleagues from AutoBild.

we have Already seen in many occasions such as the Audi Q5 second generation began to point in a variety of environments. Even what we have come to see almost the natural. Your image might look something like the new line, which premiered in the SUV of the brand, such as the Audi Q7 and the Audi Q3. A change significant enough for the best-selling model of all.

Surely at the Geneva motor show of march get to know your new face, as well as all the technological developments that you expect. A exercise required before the advance of their more direct rivals, like the BMW X3 and Mercedes GLC. It is expected that the Q5 receives many items of his brother’s saloon, the A4.

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The technology will be its most distinctive trait. Taken from the A4 and the Q7

What still remains to be known is the range of engines. Of course we will find a common set of units, TDI and TFSI. There will also be the corresponding version SQ5 TDI, which equated to a V6 engine with three turbos and a power of 340 HP. However it will also include other versions mechanical that you already talked about a while ago.

To begin with there will be a hybrid version plug-in, an Audi Q5 e-tron that will copy, like the technology on board, the Audi A4 in its variant e-tron. His power is for the moment unknown, but the configuration combines a gasoline engine and two electric motors with rechargeable batteries via plug in.

The most powerful, most expensive and most equipped will come marked by the letters RS. To date, the Q5 has never entered into the family more sporting Audi, but this new generation will. The engine employed will be five-cylinder 2.5-liter turbocharged with an output of around 400 HP. Associated with it an automatic change STronic and all-wheel drive Quattro.

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For the first time we’ll see the initials RS associated to the Q5

As we have already said, soon we should know all the new details of the Q5. Audi has scheduled its presentation for the Hall of Geneva. However units e-tron and RS Q5 will take longer to reach. Possibly not will do so until the end of 2016 or the beginning of the 2017.