Audi Q5 Gets Special Price Cuts On Completing 10 Years In India (Photo Credit: Twitter )
As Audi Q5 and Audi Q7 completed 10 years in the Indian market, the automaker has announced special and reduced prices for the two SUVs. Audi Q5 has got cheaper by up to Rs 5.80 lakh, while the Q7 becomes affordable by up to Rs 6 lakh. Under the carmaker’s new "Limited period Celebratory Pricing" offer, Audi Q5 petrol and diesel variants are available at the starting price of Rs 49.99 lakh. The prices for the Q7 petrol variant starts at Rs 68.99 lakh, while the diesel is priced at Rs 71.99 lakh. It is worth mentioning here that all the prices are ex-showroom in India. The prices are valid only for a limited period.
Balbir Singh Dhillon, Head of Audi India, said, "Since their market introduction in 2009 in India, the Audi Q5 and Audi Q7 have won several hearts and have paved the way for the success of the Audi brand in India. As these two immensely popular models from our portfolio complete a decade in India, we want to reward our customers and Audi enthusiasts with special prices. This celebratory pricing will make our iconic Q-models accessible to luxury enthusiasts."
Audi Q5 comes in two engine options – i.e. the 45 TFSI quattro equipped with a 2.0-litre turbo petrol engine and the 40 TDI quattro, also powered by a 2.0-litre turbocharged diesel engine. While the petrol engine belts out 248 bhp and develops a peak torque of 370 Nm, the diesel engine produces 188 bhp and 400 Nm of peak torque. Both the variants are mated to a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission and are equipped with Audi's quattro all-wheel-drive system.
Audi Q7 is also offered in two engine options i.e. the 45 TFSI equipped with a 2.0-litre turbo petrol engine and the 45 TDI quattro that's powered by a 3.0-litre V6 diesel engine. While the petrol engine produces 248 bhp and develops a peak torque of 370 Nm, diesel engine churns out 245 bhp and 600 Nm of peak torque. Both variants come mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic function. Also, both the models are equipped with Audi's quattro all-wheel-drive system.