Coming into the category of luxury crossovers is the new 2017 Audi Q2. This model was first introduced at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. This new Audi Q2 is coming as an entry-level model in the luxury crossover segment. This new Audi Q2 for 2017 will be featuring Audi’s new design language, this model is also a part of the start of next generation vehicles. So let’s have a look at what this model has to offer.
2017 Audi Q2 – Exterior Body:
Audi has wisely designed the outer body of this model which best suits it. The windshield is moderately sloped towards the C-pillars. This outer body is designed by interesting body lines.
The Audi SUV Q2 also features the classic Audi grille which is a bit modified, this grille features large honeycombs. There are 10 outer body color options for this new Audi Q2. The height of the roof is decreased towards the rear portion. There is nothing overly fancy in this new model. Towards its rear portion, the lower bumper has lots of satin chrome accent. Compared to the front windows, the rear windows are fairly small in size.
This new Audi Q2 2017 model will have the option of a 19 inch and a 20-inch wheel, these wheels have a silver metallic finish to them. In the inside of this model is a beautiful and modern interior cabin. Every modern feature can be seen in this 2017 Audi Q2. There are round AC vents in the dashboard, this dashboard also consists of a pop-up touchscreen display.
HVAC controls are placed below these AC vents, two cup holders are placed in front of the gear shifter. This interior cabin features a new color scheme, L.E.D lighting has been done in this interior cabin. The gauge cluster consists of a speedometer and a tachometer, the start and stop button is placed near to the gear shifter knob.
2017 Audi Q2 – Drivetrain Configuration:
This new 2017 Audi Q2 has multiple choices of engine, and to start with it, first is a 1.2, 1.4 liter four-cylinder and a 2.0 liter four-cylinder engine. This engine will be making 200 horsepower and an equal amount of torque.
For diesel drivetrain options, there is a 1.6 liter TDI engine and a 2.0 liter TDI. This engine will be able to give a horsepower of 150 Hp. For a better output, the engine will be tuned up to give an output of higher value having 190 horsepower and an equal amount of torque. It is said that Audi has developed a new dual clutch transmission system particularly for this model, and other transmission options would be a seven-speed S Tronic dual clutch transmission and a six-speed manual transmission system.
2017 Audi Q2 – Competition and Mileage, Launch Date and Cost:
Its main competitors are 2017 BMW X2 and Mini Cooper Countryman. The mileage of this model is unknown as it has not been revealed yet. This model is expected to be launched by the end of 2016. This 2017 Audi Q2 will cost around $ 33,225 and is going to be more.