The multi-purpose sports car model S line version was first launched in Vietnam, sold from the beginning of December.
After the Q3 Sportback, Audi Vietnam introduced the sporty version of the Q5 with the Q5 Sportback S line. The car has a coupe-style design with a characteristic backward sloping roof. Like its brother, Q5 Sportback is aimed at young customers, who like sport, luxury and everyday use.
The Q5 Sportback retains the distinctive design features of the Audi Q series, with a single-frame octagonal grille. Matrix LED headlights with integrated daytime running lights. The bonnet and embossed shoulder lines create a muscular yet soft silhouette. The unique S line package with identifying details such as the roof rack, single-frame grille, air vents on both sides of the bumper and especially the rear bumper emphasizes the Sportback character.
Compared to the standard Q5, the Q5 Sportback is 7mm longer at 4,689mm, while the height and width stay the same at 2,140mm and 1,660mm respectively. The wheelbase remains unchanged at 2,824 mm, the storage capacity is slightly reduced due to the sloping line from the ceiling with a capacity of 510 liters and can be increased to 1,480 liters if the second row of seats is folded.
The interior of the Q5 Sportback is technology-focused and driver-oriented. Seats use Dinamica Frequenz fiber/leather combination, front seat backrests are embroidered with the letter S logo. The pedals and footrests of the driver’s seat are stainless steel. The S line package is decorated with aluminum details. Bang & Olufsen 3D sound system with 19 speakers.
The car is equipped with a 12.3-inch Audi virtual cockpit digital display and 10.1-inch MMI Navigation plus touch screen. Leather-wrapped steering wheel, decorated with aluminum details and sporty red S logo. Display on the HUD steering wheel.
The Q5 Sportback S line sold in Vietnam belongs to the 45 TFSI version, using a 2.0 gasoline engine with a capacity of 245 horsepower, maximum torque of 370 Nm, comes with a 12V mid-hybrid system. S-tronic 7-speed gearbox combined with quattro 4-wheel drive system. The car accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 6.3 seconds and has a top speed of 236 km/h.
Driving and safety support systems on the Q5 Sportback 2021 such as cruise control, tire pressure warning, brake energy regeneration, smart key, Start-Stop system with parking assist function and camera 360. The car has 7 driving modes.
According to the plan, the Audi Q5 Sportback 2021 will be sold to the Vietnamese market from the beginning of December, the price announced at the same time. The Q5 Sportback competes with rival BMW X4.