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2015 Audi Q5
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2014 Audi Q5 Review
The 2015 Audi Q5 has been one of our favorite luxury crossovers since its arrival, and it's now offered with a variety of drivetrains to suit the driver's personal taste. Each of its five engine choices is paired with all-wheel drive and an eight-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters. No matter how you choose the Q5, though, it always delivers responsive acceleration and good handling, despite its higher center of gravity compared to a car or sport wagon.

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Passengers sit relatively high in the Q5, with more than enough headroom and legroom in front, and the seats themselves are firm and adjustable to a wide range of sizes. Even in back, there's a enough legroom for most adults, thanks to a rather long wheelbase. Cabin materials are about the best they come in this class, with a rich, unified feel throughout and nice detailing. The Q5 has excellent build quality and a tight, refined feel overall--although road noise can be an issue.The Audi Q5 was an IIHS Top Safety Pick in 2013–but wasn't last year– and it has one of the most complete sets of safety features in this class; rear thorax airbags, which aren't broadly offered, are optional here. A rearview camera is available, but only in an expensive bundle of features. Bluetooth is now standard. The Q5 can be equipped with a wide range of features, but its base price of around $38,000 can be driven up very rapidly by checking a few option boxes. Standard equipment includes a ten-speaker sound system, heated mirrors, leather upholstery, power front seats, tri-zone climate control, Sirius satellite radio, iPod connectivity, and an SD card slot that can manage up to 32 gigabytes of music. Premium Plus and Prestige models load on the luxuries, and a Q5 3.0T can easily top $55,000. The Q5 also now offers as optional equipment Audi Connect 3G wireless Internet service, Google Earth mapping, adaptive cruise control with full braking at speeds of up to 19 mph, and a rear-seat entertainment system. Less of a shrunken Q7 than a more spacious Audi wagon, the Audi Q5 has pretty proportions and a cabin that's cleanly styled and trimmed to a high standard. The cohesive look fits snugly alongside Audi's car lineup, blending in easily with the Allroad wagon and even the A4 sedan, which all share its tall grille and slim LED-outlined headlamps. Its cockpit sets a high-water mark for simplicity and for fit and finish, particularly with the optional layered-oak trim, though we might wish for more recognizable buttons while we fumble to control the lush-looking non-touchscreen display.

Summary
We're happy with any of the carry-over powerplants, especially the 2.0-liter turbo four--it's lighter and almost as quick as the Q5 3.0T, with its 272-horsepower supercharged 3.0-liter V-6. We've spent less time with the Q5 Hybrid, which blends the power from a 54-hp electric motor and lithium-ion batteries for 245 hp net, but would tend to prefer the Q5 TDI we've driven extensively, anyway. The turbodiesel's acceleration is similar, its combined fuel economy higher, and its driving feel more natural. We're also fans of the SQ5, which comes with an upgraded suspension, as well as a 354-hp version of the 3.0-liter supercharged V-6. All-wheel drive is standard on all Q5 crossovers, as is an eight-speed, paddle-shifted automatic. With all the non-hybrid drivetrains, the Q5 excels at in passing maneuvers, and out of corners, and it truly handles like a car, with the lean, responsive feel of a lower-riding wagon--though we'll pass on the user-adjustable driving inputs of Drive Select, and stick with the stock suspension and steering setups.
2015 Audi Q5 Premium Plus AWD
Call:  1-800-851-9000 | 1-888-861-8080
Int'l: 1-561-862-5657 | 1-310-860-8986
Bodystyle:  SUV
Ext Color:  Scuba Blue Metallic
Int Color:  Chestnut Brown
Engine Description:  4 Cylinder Engine 2.0L/121
Transmission:  8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain:  All Wheel Drive
Item Number:  15AQ520TPRPAWDX3
MSRP:
$45,330
Member Price:
$42,175
Monthly:
$429
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