Crossover Audi Q5 received a “stretched” versionMarch 30, 2018
In the Middle Kingdom, a presentation of the new generation Audi Q5 was held. In this country will sell a “stretched” version of the model, such a car received the name of the prefix in the form of a letter L. “Short” cross the Chinese will not get. Pictures of new items shared edition of Autohome.
The length of the Audi Q5 L is 4 765 mm, which is 102 mm larger than the global crossover. The wheelbase grew by 89 mm and reached 2,908 mm, the width and height of the former – 1,893 and 1,659 mm respectively. In the cabin, the distance between the rows of seats is increased, and the door openings are also larger.
In China, the Q5 L will be offered with a petrol 4-cylinder turbo 2.0 TFSI with a capacity of 190 or 252 hp. The engine is combined with the seven-stage “robot” S tronic, the drive – only full.
The production of a long-wheel crossover is set up at the new FAW and Volkswagen JV in Changchun, China (“short” Q5 is produced in Mexico). Later on the conveyor of this enterprise will rise and Q3 of the new generation.
On the “Celestial” market Audi Q5 L will be released this summer, the price of SUV has not yet been announced. The crossover of the previous generation costs 399,600 yuan. By the way, the previous Q5 “extended” modification in China is not, although the assembly of this model is also localized.
In other countries, Q5 L does not plan to sell.
Let’s note, many manufacturers create “extended” versions of models specially for China. So, Jaguar sells long-haul sedans XF L and XE L in this country, in the local BMW lineup there is a crossover X1 L. The same Audi this year will bring to the Chinese market a SUV Q2 L.