Originally published on EV Obsession. An electric version of the Audi Q5 midsize SUV will be manufactured at the company’s new (set to open on September 30) manufacturing facility in Mexico, according to recent reports. Audi’s plansShow More Summary
Audi will build an electric version of the Q5 in Mexico. Tesla asks for a $106 million tax break for its Fremont expansion. Sam Bird to join StreetGames soccer tournament on behalf of Formula E. Continue reading Recharge Wrap-up: Audi...Show More Summary
Previous reports suggest the electric crossover could be ready by 2018.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - German carmaker Audi plans to make an electric version of its Q5 SUVs at its new plant in Mexico, two sources with knowledge of the project said on Wednesday. Volkswagen AG's luxury car brand is set to open a $1.3 billion factory in Mexico on Sept. Show More Summary
A pair of heavily camouflaged SUVs were spotted making the rounds in Hackensack, New Jersey by an eagle-eyed member of the Bimmerfest forum. Initially, “zombie99” thought that the SUVs were BMW X3s, but upon checking the photo and comparing...Show More Summary
The 2017 Porsche Macan GTS is the compact SUV the automaker always set out to build, according to Porsche. Based on the Audi Q5, the Macan GTS is, in our opinion, the best handling crossover on the planet, but how does it get that way? Let's dissect how a sports car maker turns an SUV into a Porsche. Bigger brakes Part of going fast is stopping...
Joe writes: Can you explain black plastic on cars? I saw an Audi Q7 with black plastic all over the bottom, but then a Q5 doesn’t have it. Sometimes the plastic isn’t black but color coded like an Eddie Bauer Ford or something else.Show More Summary
Slight changes are in store for the A5, A6, A7, A8, Q3, Q5 and TT model lines.
Tesla has appointed as its new Vice President of Vehicle Production the (now former) Audi head of production for the A4, A5, and Q5, Peter Hochholdinger, according to a new press release from Tesla Motors published on Friday. As part...Show More Summary
We drove the 2017 Porsche 911; someone crashed a McLaren 650S almost immediately; and we spied the 2018 Audi Q5. It's the Week in Reverse, right here on Motor Authority. It's no secret cars have grown over the years, both in mass and complexity. Ford has just highlighted this fact by doing a side- by-side of the 1965 Mustang and 2015 Mustang. You...
SVETI STEFAN, Montenegro – Jaguar's new F-Pace SUV is entering a tough sector for sales led by the Porsche Macan, Audi Q5 and BMW X4. Jaguar's new small sedan, the XE will also help it address a much wider market for potential sales
audi has recalled its q5 suv in australia, due to a potential problem with the side airbags. the carmaker has identified a weakness with the airbag’s gas generator housing, which could eject metal parts as the safety device deploys. should the housing fail, metal fragments may strike occupants within the vehicle, resulting in injury. Show More Summary
A recall notice has been issued for for 18 examples of the 2015 Q5 SUV over a defect involving the side airbags. According to the German car maker, a fault with the airbag gas generator, the mechanism that inflates the airbag during an accident, may eject small metal parts when the airbag is deployed. Should components of the gas […]
Audi is planning a significant expansion of its RS performance range in coming years. Some of the new models in the works include the first ever RS 3 sedan, new generations of the RS 4 Avant and TT RS, and possibly even an RS Q5. According to Car and Driver, the product onslaught will commence as early as this month with the arrival of the new TT...
Ordinarily, simply being located in New Jersey might be enough to turn off buyers. Of course, when a house comes with a mysterious "Watcher" who sends letters asking whether the new owners "have found what's inside the walls yet," and makes pleas for "young blood," it can also turn off some prospective residents. And that's why The Washington Post...
The driver of this Audi Q5 miraculously escaped injury after the little SUV took a shortcut from the fourth floor of a parking garage directly to the Earth. Read more...
The all-new Audi Q2 compact SUV has been revealed at this week’s Geneva motor show, joining its larger stablemates the small Q3, mid-sized Q5 and large Q7. The German marque claims the Audi Q2 is the all-round SUV with an urban focus, and it is likely to become a popular option in Australia’s hot-selling SUV market. […]
VW and Audi will recall the 2015 Tiguan and Q5 to replace the Takata side airbag inflators. There's one report of an injury in a Tiguan. Continue reading VW and Audi recall Tiguan and Q5 to replace Takata inflators VW and Audi recall Tiguan and Q5 to replace Takata inflators originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:40:00 EST. Show More Summary
A ruptured side-airbag inflator sent shrapnel into an occupant's arm.
since audi’s first-ever q5 suv model, rumours have persisted that a hot rs version would eventually join the range and now it looks as though that day is close to arriving. the uk’s autocar quotes sources said to be close to audi who say the upcoming second generation q5 will feature an rs variant with more than 336kw. Show More Summary