Three CBU imported SUV models, Audi Q5 and BMW X3 with 5-seater configuration while Volkswagen Teramont is larger with 7 seats.
Buying an SUV that costs more than 2 billion VND, users often have two options: small luxury cars or large luxury cars. With luxury cars, familiar names are Audi Q5 or BMW X3 with 5 seats. Large luxury car with a new representative is Volkswagen Teramont, 7-seat configuration, more spacious in size.
Each type of vehicle has certain advantages during use, depending on the criteria and needs of each user.
Audi Q5 price from 2.4 billion
Q5 is one of the key sales of Audi globally as well as in Vietnam. The 5-seater SUV is aimed at young customers who love fashion and technology, priced from 2.4 billion VND, excluding additional customer options.
In terms of dimensions, the Q5 2021 is 4,682 mm long, 2,140 mm wide and 1,662 mm tall, respectively. The wheelbase is 2,824 mm long. Ground clearance 201 mm.
Exterior has matrix LED lighting, new graphic design. The version sold in Vietnam is available with the S-line sports equipment package. Large single-frame grille, honeycomb hole design creates a sporty feel. The Q5 interior emphasizes the technology element with the Audi Virtual Cockpit “virtual cockpit” system including a 12.3-inch driver center screen; 10.1 inch touch screen entertainment and HUD screen on the steering wheel.
The Q5 in Vietnam uses a 2.0 turbocharged engine, with a capacity of 245 horsepower and 370 Nm of pulling power. 7-speed S-tronic dual-clutch transmission, quattro ultra 4-wheel drive system. The car is integrated with a mild hybrid electric system to help optimize fuel consumption.
BMW X3 price from 2,279 billion
In Vietnam, BMW X3 has three versions xDrive20i, xDrive30i xLine and xDrive30i M Sport, priced at 2,279 billion VND, 2.409 billion VND and 2,599 billion VND respectively. The car has a configuration of 5 seats.
The long, wide and high dimensions of the X3 are 4,780 x 1,891 x 1676 (mm) respectively, the wheelbase is 2,864 mm. The car uses a 2.0-liter turbocharged engine with two levels of power of 184 horsepower, 290 Nm of pulling power or 252 horsepower, 350 Nm of pulling power. 8-speed gearbox and xDrive 4-wheel drive system. Operating mode: Eco, Comfort or Sport.
Exterior has LED lights and taillights, muscular design typical of BMW. The grille is larger than the old one. The most expensive version has the M-sport equipment package, emphasizing the sportiness with 19-inch rims, M-sport shock absorbers … aimed at the group of people who like to drive. The interior has a digital dashboard and touch screen entertainment, 16-speaker sound system. Three-zone automatic climate control, 40:20:40 split-folding rear seats, 550 liters of luggage space.
Volkswagen Teramont priced at 2,349 billion VND
Compared to two luxury car rivals in the same price range, Teramont is an E-class SUV, slightly better in all dimensions.
Vehicle is 5,097 mm long, 1,990 mm wide, 1,777 mm high. The wheelbase is 2,980 mm long. 7-seat configuration with a luggage compartment capacity of up to 2,741 liters, suitable for large families, often traveling long distances and urban areas.
The car’s exterior bears certain influences from Audi, optimizing straight lines and focusing on function rather than urban fashion. The steering wheel has a chrome plated crossbar. Full LED lighting with LED positioning strip, integrated LED turn signal and tail light. In addition, the lights have the ability to widen the projection angle when cornering and change the height of the beam to avoid blinding oncoming vehicles. Set of 20-inch wheels, suitable for the body of a family SUV.
Thanks to its large size, VW’s three-row SUV has a clear view, and a more spacious interior than rivals in the same price range. The technological quality of Teramont is reflected in the digital driver’s center screen, size … inch, displaying and customizing a variety of graphics according to user needs. 8-inch touchscreen entertainment screen, combined with a physical knob. Three-zone automatic climate control, air vents towards all seating positions and a panoramic sunroof.
Teramont is equipped with a 2.0 TSI turbocharged engine, capacity of 220 horsepower at 4,500-6,200 rpm, maximum torque of 350 Nm at 1,600-4,400 rpm. 8-speed automatic transmission, 4Motion automatic variable-time 4-wheel drive system.
Vehicles equipped with a long line of safety features such as electronic balance, anti-skid when accelerating, electronic differential lock, emergency brake support, parking distance control, parking brake assist, cruise control program, support up and downhill, intelligent response system after collision ICRS.
Teramont is a model VW Vietnam is targeting to corporate or individual customers who prefer German-brand SUVs, enjoy comfort, spaciousness, powerful engines and many technologies.