Since its introduction in 2009, the Audi Q5 has been regarded for its overwhelming popularity in the mid-sized, luxury SUV category. Now the Audi Q5 Sportback, brings a completely new dimension to this award-winning model range, adding a coupé-like design focus that gives this all-new model its own unique character and presence, yet with all of the luxury appointment and technology that have always defined the Audi Q5 range.
Each drive is a statement
The design of the new Audi Q5 Sportback brings its own dynamism to the Q5 ranks, the coupé-like roof line bringing an unmistakably sporty air to the sophisticated feel of the vehicle. This is further enhanced with the Audi S-line body styling, from its distinctive honeycomb Singleframe grille to the sculpted side sills, S line front and rear bumpers and the subtle rear tailgate spoiler – the Q5 Sportback makes quite an impression even sitting still.
While it is the sweeping roofline that first catches the attention, there are myriad design cues that set the Audi Q5 Sportback apart. The aggressive front end with its unique bumper design makes a strong statement, the larger, more pronounced air intakes flanking the honeycomb Singleframe grille, serving a practical purpose while adding to the vehicle’s new, more aggressive ‘face’.
Advanced driving dynamics
The Audi Q5 Sportback offers that rare combination of luxury conveyance and driver-oriented vehicle dynamics with a choice of powerful efficient engine solutions. Both the 40 TDI or 45 TFSI engines feature 12 volt mild-hybrid technology, with power to the road via Audi quattro drive with ultra technology which ensures both a surefooted feel in all conditions and further improves fuel efficiency.
The driving characteristics of this agile vehicle can be further tailored to suit the driver’s style and the conditions through the use of the Audi drive select. This allows the driver to choose the appropriate mode for more performance or comfort-oriented driving characteristics, or even an individual combination of the two.
Sporty and elegant
In keeping with its arresting exterior design, the interior of the Q5 Sportback is beautifully imagined and executed, with an abundance of space for five occupants and their luggage. Although luxurious in appointment, the emphasis is on sportiness, the 45 TFSI featuring Sport front seats with shaped seat side bolsters upholstered in fine Nappa leather with contrasting stitching in diamond pattern and distinctive S embossing.
40 TDI quattro S line model depicted
Poise meets practicality
The Audi Q5 Sportback takes the demands of every day in stride, with its combination of luxury appointment and clever, thoughtful technology designed to enhance both the comfort and daily usability of the vehicle.
From the 40:20:40 folding rear seats which can also be moved forward or aft for greater comfort, to the luggage compartment that can be opened with a foot gesture, the Audi Q5 Sportback pre-empts the demands of daily life to make everything more comfortable and convenient. Customers can even opt for the adaptive air suspension which lowers the height of the actual vehicle to make loading large, heavy objects even more convenient.
Experience the generous storage space of the Audi Q5 Sportback with this rear seat animation.
45 TFSI quattro S line model depicted
Leading the way
The Q5 Sportback is fit for the new digital age with navigation, driver assistance and infotainment functions seamlessly integrated into the 10.1 inch MMI navigation plus system. Additionally, Audi connect plus provides state-of-the-art connectivity, allowing you to locate facilities such as petrol stations, car parks, restaurants and local points of interest with ease. By connecting the vehicle with the outside world, the Audi connect plus further enhances each drive and daily practicality, keeping the driver up-to-date on live traffic information and potential congestion ahead as well as the increased peace of mind that comes with the emergency functions of this outstanding system.
Digital OLED rear lights
The Audi Q5 Sportback is available with the ground-breaking digital OLED rear lighting which creates a unique light signature which changes depending on the driving style and situation. The OLEDs (organic light emitting diodes) in the lights are arranged into small, individually controllable segments with a three-dimensional layout that produce superior light and allow for different configurations.
The light signature changes when the vehicle is in dynamic mode and also features proximity detection, which activates all of the OLED segments when the Q5 Sportback is stationary and a vehicle approaches to within two metres from the rear.