Today Audi has launched 2018 Audi Q5 petrol in India. The 2018 Audi Q5 petrol has been been launched at a starting price of Rs. 55.27 lakh (ex-showroom, India). The diesel version of Q5 was introduced this year in January and the petrol variant of the SUV just follows diesel version. The 2018 Audi Q5 petrol comes in two variants – Premium Plus and Technology. The Premium Plus variant is priced at Rs. 55.27 lakh while the Technology variant is priced at ₹ 59.79 lakh (ex-showroom India).
The only difference between petrol and diesel version is that the former comes with the ’45 TFSI’ badge at the rear instead of the ’35 TDI’ seen on the latter. The 2018 Audi Q5 petrol comes with the same theme of styling, which includes chrome treatment Audi’s signature single-frame grill which is equipped with a a pair of sharp-looking Matrix LED headlamps (on the top-end model) with integrated LED daytime running lamps. The new Audi Q5 petrol comes with the same five-spoke alloy wheels.
The new Audi Q5 petrol is powered by a turbocharged 2.0-litre TFSI engine which generates maximum power of 248 bhp and a peak torque of 370 Nm. The engine is mated with a seamless 7-speed dual clutch transmission and is also assisted by Audi’s signature Quattro all-wheel-drive system.
Inside the cabin styling and design is similar to diesel version featuring the same beige and black dual tone interior with wooden inlays for the dashboard and center console. The dashboard is equipped by an updated Audi MMI system with an 8.3-inch display featuring navigation with incorporated Google Earth. The system is paired with Bang & Olufsen 3D sound system. The dashboard is equipped with the 12.3-inch virtual cockpit instrument cluster which provides information about contacts, maps, music and real-time fuel consumption, distance to empty, average speed.