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In May German automaker Audi set a new sales record. Yet the company still isn’t satisfied. There new goal is to sell more of their utility vehicles in the U.S. The company is in the process of changing its ethos of marketing luxury coupes and sedans to having an increased emphasis on increasing the number of utility vehicles they sell. Practicality and usability are the premiums Audi plans to promote to their customers to sell more of these larger automobiles. The new additions to the Audi lineup including the A5 Sportback as well as the redesigned A4 Allroad, are aimed at the American market.

Internationally, Audi’s high-priced Q-Line of SUVs that includes the Q5, SQ5 and Q7 make up a significant portion of the company’s sales. Audi would like to see this segment pick up significantly more customers in the United States. The automaker is in the process of upgrading its entire line of SUVs. It is a process that is anticipated to last until some time in 2018. The company is optimistic that it will be able to make significant inroads into the American market with its redesigned SUVs and crossovers. They feel as if they already have some traction in the North American market.

Recently Audi celebrated their 77th month of increased sales in the United States. The company sees this as the ideal time to make a push to increase the market for its utility vehicles. Since Audi first sold 100,000 automobiles in the United States in 2010, sales of Audi automobiles have more than doubled. The company is now prepared to make a serious push to ensure their utility vehicles gets a larger share of the very lucrative American utility vehicle market. Audi has long had the reputation for producing high-quality, technologically advanced automobiles. Their utility vehicles are following in that tradition, and if you want to check see any Acura’s out for yourself, check one out at Tucson Audi.

Audi is banking on the fact that people love their automobiles and all they have to offer to increase the sales numbers of their utility vehicles. Audi automobiles are known for their excellent performance, great looks, stylishness and groundbreaking technological advancements. Their utility vehicles are comfortable, powerful and versatile. This combination has helped them to secure a large segment of utility vehicle sales internationally. The company doesn’t think it’s too farfetched to think that they can attract more American buyers as well.

Audi believes it is just a matter of time and giving the American automobile buyer more access to and more information about their utility vehicles and their sales numbers will increase. It’s easy to see a growing number of people in the U.S. market embracing the new A5 Sportback, the reimagined A4 Allroad, the Q5, SQ5,Q7 and all the other vehicles in the Audi Q-Line of SUVs as well as all the improved utility vehicles in the Audi line-up. Plus as Audi integrates their electronic and driver assistance technologies with the power and performance of their vehicles, the company seems poised reach their new goal and set yet another U.S. sales record.

Although the Audi Q5 was already among the top crossovers in it class, the all-new model is even more impressive. Not only does the 2018 Audi Q5 deliver a sportier performance on the road, but it also offers more space for families. Cutting-edge technologies, such as Audi’s new Virtual Cockpit gauge cluster, promise to further enhance your driving experience.

You will love the 2018 Audi Q5’s extra power under the hood. Its turbocharged four-cylinder engine now develops a healthy 253 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. A new seven-speed, dual-clutch automatic transmission makes the small crossover feel especially responsive. With a swift 0-60 time of 5.8 seconds, the 2018 Audi Q5 is noticeably quicker than most of its competitors. Amazingly, drivers can still look forward to getting up to 27 mpg. An on-demand Quattro AWD system enables the Q5 to confidently tackle snowy roads without sacrificing any fuel economy. When activated, the AWD system’s off-road setting ensures the maximum traction.

Audi also tuned the new Q5 to offer better body control. Whether you are cruising down the interstate or taking a scenic drive through the country, you will grow to appreciate the crossover’s smooth driving dynamics. It feels incredibly balanced and athletic. The new Q5 is definitely a great alternative to a sports sedan, and to see it in action, head on down to Tucson Audi, where you can see one in action and take one for a spin.

There is no overlooking the Q5’s sophisticated styling. Its body is a bit more refined than before. Striking headlights and Audi’s signature grill help set the Q5 apart from today’s other small crossovers. Dual exhaust outlets come standard on every trim. Everyone on the road will notice the Q5’s powerful stance. Some of the lustrous paint colors include Matador Red, Mythos Black, and Manhattan Gray.

On the inside, the 2018 Audi Q5 looks spectacular from every angle. All on the interior materials have a high-quality appearance. Perhaps the crossover’s biggest improvement is its roomier design. Your passengers will enjoy significantly more legroom. Sliding and reclining rear seats transform the Q5 into an especially relaxing family vehicle. The new Q5 is great for daily commuting and comfortable enough for long-distance road trips.

Audi offers a number of high-tech goodies for the 2018 model. Boasting a high-resolution screen, the fully digital Virtual Cockpit gauge cluster has impressed the entire automotive world. If you happen to be traveling out of town, the Virtual Cockpit can be configured to display Google Street View images. Meanwhile, Audi’s MMI infotainment system seamlessly integrates with your smartphone. Music fans may not be able to resist the 755-watt Bang & Olufsen audio system.

Expect the 2018 Audi Q5 to offer a superior level of passenger safety. The SUV’s class-leading braking performance will give you an extra peace of mind. In the event that an obstacle suddenly crosses your path, you will be to stop on a dime. Several advanced safety innovations are available. Audi Pre Sense comes standard, which prepares the Q5 for a potential collision. Blind-spot detection and rear cross-traffic alert are offered as well.