With an aim to expand its top notch SUV line-up, this top auto company is all set to roll out its 2017 Audi Q2 version in the upcoming market. The new entry-level crossover will be the smallest in their Q series and there is high speculation that it could also be one of their cheapest models ever.
This new model was showcased at the Geneva Auto show held in March attractive some great reactions. In words of an attendant- ‘This new 2017 Q2 model is definitely a standout and it’s not just because of its size and price tag. This model incorporates a host of unique features and some vibrant color paints. Hat loads of customization options are also present in this new crossover.’
2017 Audi Q2 – Exterior Body Styles and Interior Changes
Even the automakers have stated that this Audi Q2 2017 with its look and price tag is more tilted in the direction of young purchasers. Its body will comprise of a bolder and sharper appearance. It will host a completely new shape and outlook not seen yet in its predecessors.
Its frame is prepared to look more hunched and sporting. Its high shoulder line accompanied which goes in tandem with its rooftop will slide down right at its rear end. Enthusiasts will come across numerous new curves. Lines namely a cut down which comes down the top of the door.
Profile wise, this new 2017 Audi Q2 will have a wider and squarer attendance in its rear with a completely different fascia. New skid plates and a rugged appearing cladding will also be integrated into this new body exterior.
The model will also comprise of eye-catching LED head burners and also advanced quality rear lights. They will also be accompanied by advanced fog lights. New bumpers will also be noticed both in its fascia and rear. Its windshield will be a bit slanted
It 20 spoke silver metallic wheels will be somewhere around 16 inches to 19 inches. The overall dimension of this model will be 1.5 m tall, 1.8 m wide and 4.2 m in length. It will offer a ground clearance of 20 cm from the surface.
The 2017 Audi Q2 will have a spacious cabin hosting a 12.3-inch display. That will mainly display tachometer and speedometer while its sides will be meant for entertainment and maps. LED stripes will illuminate the cabin with a white glow. Its dashboard will be a touch lower with teal color door panels thereby making the cabin deep but not by any means monotonous. Audiophiles, Bang Olufsen music system with 14 clarity filled speakers and a cooling system which allows uniform cooling through –out the cabin will also be noticed.
Seats will be soft and prepared with quality leather and its steering wheel will also host a leather coating.
2017 Audi Q2 – Engine Specifications
The 2017 Audi Q2 will have 6 different engine options- 3 TDI and 3 TFSI engine. Its 3 TSI engines configuration are 1.0-liter 3 cylinder engine, 1.4-liter 4 cylinder mated to a cylinder deactivation system. And a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine having the ability to notch up 116 hp, 150 hp, and 190 hp respectively. The last option is regarded as the most potent TFSI powertrain amongst all the options.
These options will be mated to a 6-speed manual transmission or a 6-speed S-Tronic double clutch gear box which has the ability to give out large gear ratios and that too with utmost efficiency.
As for TDI powertrain configurations- AWD comes with 1.4-liter TFSI and 2.0-liter TDI engines having the ability to produce 150 hp output. This 2017 Audi Q2 will also have a selecting handling feature which incorporates 4 driving modes namely- auto, comfort, efficiency and dynamic.
2017 Audi Q2 – Price, Release Date, and Competition
The 2017 Audi Q2 prices have not been seen in other countries. However, in Germany, its price is around $33,225. Its full price details will probably be announced somewhat at the end of 2016. Its competitors are namely- BMW X2, Renault Captur, and Nissan Juke.