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Making its international debut in Detroit, the new 2014 Audi SQ5 is a gasoline-powered alternative to the existing SQ5 TDI turbo diesel model currently sold only in various European markets. While sharing many of the key visual cues and mechanical enhancements with its oil-burning alter ego, this new U.S.-bound variant – the first SQ5 to be fitted with a gasoline engine – was specifically tailored to appeal to buyers in North America, South America, South Africa, China, Japan and several other Asian countries.
This time in place of the 3.0-liter TDI V6 that makes 313-horsepower and 479 lb-ft of peak torque, Audi’s latest high-performance crossover SUV gets its motivation from the automaker’s supercharged 3.0-liter TFSI V6 that churns out 354 horses and 347 lb-ft of torque in this installation and is backed by an 8-speed Tip-tronic automatic transmission with dual program modes and steering-wheel-mounted shifter paddles. Power More >
Audi has recently announced to introduce a new member in the Q family as Audi SQ5. The model is going to be the first in the S series to boast a diesel engine with twin turbochargers. The schedule date has not been announced but it’s said that it will be available in the market for sale probably in the first quarter of 2013. The Q5 is among the top selling product by the brand and holds a feasibly strong grip in the market due to it’s mid size shape and features to carry it anywhere.
The all new Audi SQ5 will be powered by a 3.0 V6 TDI engine with twin turbochargers that produces 313hp of power with 650Nm of torque between 1450 to 2800 rpm. It’s mated with an 8-speed tiptronic transmission and Quattro all wheel drive system. The engine has been highly précised for high-performance concept at all More >