Stage debut: a new Audi Q2

Posted on 01. Mar, 2016 by in Audi Canada

“In a Audi Q2 we have grown a admirably geometric form denunciation with model-specific pattern characteristics. The automobile exhibits an eccentric impression within a Q family,” says Audi Head of Design Marc Lichte.

Rugged look
The result: a absolute SUV that shows a lot of vertices and edges. At a front, a clever picture is total by a Singleframe grille in octagonal pattern that is positioned high as good as vast atmosphere inlets. Especially eye-catching is a low roof that descends and merges into a C-pillars with tone equivalent blades. This contrariety accentuates a sportiness of a Audi Q2. The back physique terminates in a energetic approach with a prolonged roof spoiler and a diffuser that has an underbody-protection look. 

In a side view, a high shoulder line is generally eye-catching as are a concave flanks in a doorway area. The latter stress a circle housings and thereby a quattro impression of a compress SUV. The automobile measures 1.51 meters (5.0 ft) high and 1.79 meters (5.9 ft) wide. The overhangs are brief with a automobile length of 4.19 meters (13.7 ft) and a wheelbase of 2.60 meters (8.5 ft).

Technology from a full-size class
Along with a discretionary Audi unsentimental cockpit and a head-up display, a motorist assistance systems for a Audi Q2 also come from a full-size category – including the Audi pre clarity front that is standard. The complement recognizes vicious situations with other vehicles as good as pedestrians channel in front of a vehicle, and if compulsory it can trigger tough braking – to a delay during low speeds. Other systems in a line-up: adaptive journey control with Stop Go function, trade jam assist, the lane-departure warning complement Audi side assist, a lane-keeping partner Audi active line assist, trade pointer capitulation and parking and cross-traffic support rear.

Highly connected
The Q2 is versed with a customary MMI shade that is positioned high on a instrument panel. The infotainment complement can be operated by a rotary/push-button control and twin buttons on a core tunnel. When MMI navigation and with MMI hold is ordered, a user also gets a touchpad on a executive control element. In addition, a complement can be conveniently tranquil by healthy denunciation operation and a integrated MMI search. A Wi-Fi hotspot enables surfing and streaming with mobile finish devices. Furthermore, business can use MMI hold to query a online services of Audi connect. The prosaic rate information devise compulsory for this is enclosed interjection to a SIM label (embedded SIM) that is henceforth commissioned in a car. It also permits roaming in many European countries. Cell phones with iOS and Android handling systems are integrated into a automobile around a Audi smartphone interface. The giveaway Audi MMI bond app enables online media streaming and send of a calendar from a smartphone to a MMI. The app for iOS handling systems also has a myAudi destinations function. It creates it probable to send a information of a preferred navigation end from any app to a MMI navigation and system. The complement afterwards uses it for navigation.

Simply functional
The Q2 fulfills elemental expectations of an SUV with a high entry, good prominence and a vast luggage cell (405 to 1,050 liters (14.3 – 37.1 cu ft) of capacity). The prominence is that a driver’s chair position is sporty and low in propinquity to a steering circle like in an Audi sedan. Optional unsentimental solutions are accessible such as a energy tailgate and a three-way separate back dais backrests with load through-loading.

Individual customization
The Audi Q2 is as particular as a drivers – inside and out. Many apparatus packages, extraneous colors and fluent colors for interior trim and chair upholstery concede copiousness of artistic space for personal configuration. One choice is a LED lighting package, in that a interior is staged in a quite appealing way with bright trim elements.

Drivetrain and chassis
The Q2 is rising with a preference of 6 opposite engines. Along with a 1.0-liter three-cylinder TFSI, twin four-cylinder gasoline engines are being offering with 1.4 and 2.0 liters of displacement. In addition, 3 four-cylinder diesel engines are accessible with 1.6 and 2.0 liters of displacement. Their energy outlay ranges from 85 kW (116 hp) to 140 kW (190 hp). As an choice to a six-speed primer transmission, Audi also offers a S tronic twin purchase delivery with 7 speeds for all engines. In a box of a tip TDI and a 2.0 TFSI, a newly grown dual-clutch delivery is used, that has a new form of oil supply and reduced friction. Both engines might also be total with a quattro permanent all-wheel expostulate complement as customary equipment. Installed during a back on a front-wheel expostulate versions is a semi-independent suspension, while a quattro models have a four-link suspension. Progressive steering is customary in all versions. It varies a steering rigging ratio as a duty of a steering input; a ratio is done some-more approach with vast steering movements. Adaptive dampers are accessible as an option, as is a Audi expostulate name complement with that drivers can set an particular evil for their Q2.

Market launch
The Audi Q2 launches on a European marketplace in autumn 2016. Ordering starts mid-year for a compress SUV.

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