Since its introduction in 2009, the Audi Q5 has been regarded for its overwhelming popularity in the mid-sized, luxury SUV category. Now the all-new Q5 Sportback, brings a completely new dimension to this award-winning model range, adding a coupé-like design focus that gives this all-new model its own unique character and presence, yet with all of the luxury appointment and technology that have always defined the Audi Q5 range.
The design of the new Audi Q5 Sportback brings its own dynamism to the Q5 ranks, the coupé-like roof line bringing an unmistakably sporty air to the sophisticated feel of the vehicle. This is further enhanced with the Audi S-line body styling, from its distinctive honeycomb Singleframe grille to the sculpted side sills, S line front and rear bumpers and the subtle rear tailgate spoiler – the Q5 Sportback makes quite an impression.
While it is the sweeping roofline that first catches the attention, there are myriad design cues that set the Audi Q5 Sportback apart. The aggressive front end with its unique bumper design makes a strong statement, the larger, more pronounced air intakes flanking the honeycomb Singleframe grille, serving a practical purpose while adding to the vehicle’s new, more aggressive ‘face’.
In keeping with its arresting exterior design, the interior of the Q5 Sportback is beautifully imagined and executed, with an abundance of space for five occupants and their luggage. Although luxurious in appointment, the emphasis is on sportiness, the 45 TFSI featuring Sport front seats with shaped seat side bolsters upholstered in fine Nappa leather with contrasting stitching in diamond pattern and distinctive S embossing.
The Q5 Sportback is fit for the new digital age with navigation, driver assistance and infotainment functions seamlessly integrated into the 10.1 inch MMI navigation plus system. Additionally, Audi connect plus provides state-of-the-art connectivity, allowing you to locate facilities such as petrol stations, car parks, restaurants and local points of interest with ease. By connecting the vehicle with the outside world, the Audi connect plus further enhances each drive and daily practicality, keeping the driver up-to-date on live traffic information and potential congestion ahead as well as the increased peace of mind that comes with the emergency functions of this outstanding system.
When the Q5 Sportback arrives in Australia later in August, it will make quite the impression, even sitting still. To find out more about the all-new Audi Q5 Sportback visit:
*Overseas model with optional equipment shown.