Primarily based on the identical platform because the common Q5, which has been facelifted for the 2021MY, it’s just about the identical save for the redesigned rear finish and extra arched roofline behind the B pillars.
Now we have already seen a number of prototypes out within the open that seemed prepared for manufacturing, therefore our assumption that it may premiere earlier than the yr’s finish. However, these are not any leaked pictures, however illustrations made by Kolesa, that are primarily based on the latest iteration Q5 and comply with the identical styling, albeit with the aforementioned adjustments.
The manufacturing mannequin will sport a unique grille sample, new taillight graphics, black trim within the rear bumper, cleaner-looking diffuser and hidden tailpipes, as earlier spy photographs have revealed. Aside from that, every little thing else ought to mirror the Q5, together with the inside design, trims, choices and so forth.
Sitting on the top quality will, in all chance, be the SQ5 Sportback, which has been confirmed to retain the three.0-liter TFSI V6 gasoline engine within the regular Q5, with 349 HP (354 PS / 260 kW) and 369 lb-ft (500 Nm) of torque. Europe may also add the three.0-liter V6 TDI mild-hybrid diesel that pumps out 342 HP (347 PS / 255 kW) and 516 lb-ft (700 Nm) within the present variant of the SQ5. Lastly, the remainder of the engine household will mirror that of the Q5.
Be aware: These are impartial renderings made by Kolesa which can be under no circumstances associated to or endorsed by Audi