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The 2018 Audi Q5 is an SUV that is sure to impress you. Whether you want luxury, comfort, room, off-roading capability or technology, the Audi Q5 offers it all. The versatile SUV offers the performance of a sedan with the capability of an SUV. Luckily, Audi never rests on its laurels, and the SUV is improved from past versions, which may seem hard to believe.

With the 2018 Audi Q5, you will enjoy a redesigned exterior which, has enhanced lines. Included is a flat roof that is more like a coup. With pronounced and strong wheel arches that show off the standard quattro┬« all-wheel drive, you are sure to love the look. The interior won’t leave you disappointed, as it’s got plenty of room and is comfortable, and the wrap-around dashboard offers more tech than almost any other SUV on the planet. With the Audi Virtual cockpit, MMI touch and a standard Audi smartphone interface, the SUV has an almost futuristic feel.

It’s one thing to get excited about the interior or the exterior of the vehicle, but without any power, the vehicle will have no soul. With a 2.0-liter four-cylinder TFSI motor and a brand new seven-speed S tronic dual-clutch transmission, you will enjoy a 0-60 time of 5.9 seconds. Since we are in 2017, the car has a host of driver-assistance systems. These include pre sense city and Audi side assist, along with rear traffic assist. These driver-assistance systems help you navigate city traffic with ease. Unlike the competition, these features are standard, so you don’t have to pay extra.

Compared to past Audi Q5s, which were still very comfortable, the 2018 version is going to be even better. With improved interior space and rear legroom, along with more shoulder room, passengers, no matter their size, are going to be happier. Combined with increased cargo capability, when the second row seats are folded down, and you can use this SUV to haul a group of people and all their gear. Without a doubt, the car is driver-focused, especially when looking at the cockpit. With a small number of controls and more functionality, the SUV just got easier and more fun to drive.

As mentioned, the 2018 Audi Q5 certainly packs a punch, even though it has a four-cylinder engine. It produces a very adequate 252 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. The 5.9 0-60 time is 1.1 seconds faster than previous models. Since it still has a smaller motor, you won’t worry about wasting gas. The Q5 will get 25 miles per gallon combined, which is 3 miles per gallon better than last year’s model.

If you are looking for an SUV that offers comfort, room, technology and is fun to drive, you should seriously take a look at the 2018 Audi Q5. If you check one out at Audi of Tucson, you can take one for a spin and see how impressive the SUV truly is. Whether you need it to haul your family around or want an SUV to impress your neighbors, the Audi Q5 is sure to do it.

Audi worked on the second-generation Q7 SUV for a long time. But, there are reasons why it took so long to get the Q7 ready, including the company switching its development chief twice. Both times, the car went through thorough examinations. Given the success of the Audi Q7, the auto manufacturer didn’t want to make big changes.

At the same time, Audi wanted to keep buyers coming back, so the company made the SUV a little more aggressive-looking. It’s a bit smaller than previous versions, and it will certainly look best with 20 or 21-inch wheels. While it may not look drastically different, Audi has cut more than 700 pounds from the Q7. With a liberal use of aluminum and lighter axles, this SUV should handle even better.
With a lighter Audi Q7, you are going to enjoy more efficiency. Buyers in the United States will be treated to the 3.0-liter TDI with 272 horses or the supercharged 3.0-liter V-6 with 333 horses.

The supercharged V-6 engine will have more power, it will probably get around 18 miles per gallon in the city and about 27 on the highway. The V-6 engine, combined with the adaptive air suspension will offer you a comfortable ride that is still sporty. With the option four-wheel-steering system, you will enjoy improved stability while on the highway. The standard all-wheel drive is only slightly rear-biased, which makes it easy to control. From the driver’s seat, the Q7 certainly offers a functional and aesthetically pleasing experience. With the TFT instrument cluster, you can enjoy a functional and aesthetically pleasing setup that is hard to match.

Without a doubt, the user interface is easy to use and intuitive, although it may take a day or two to learn everything, especially if you aren’t very savvy with technology. With so much information at your fingertips, there will be a learning curve, but it shouldn’t be long. As far as passenger and driver comfort, with the optional third-row seats, there is enough room to carry passengers and cargo, all with ease. When in the 2017 Audi Q7, you will probably love the Bose sound package, and unless you are an audio buff, you probably don’t need to upgrade to the Bang & Olufsen system. If you want to test drive a 2017 Audi Q7 and see how well fits you and your family, you should check one out at Audi of Tucson. If you get behind the wheel and feel the power and enjoy the luxury, you are sure to fall in love.

Audi is forging ahead with autonomous driving, even though we haven’t arrived to the point where cars can fully drive themselves. With things like Traffic Jam Assist and torque-based vectoring, the automobile can maneuver itself up to 40 miles per hour. Not only that, with lane-departure warning and assist, adaptive cruise control and blind-spot monitoring, you can enjoy a safer driving experience.

All in all, the 2017 Audi Q7 is a great SUV that has all the gadgets you want, all while offering decent gas mileage and power. And, since Audi is a great name, you will do well by checking out a Q7.