The 2021 Q5 model series is from the segment of crossover SUVs. It is from the house of Audi and that might be one of the reasons why it didn’t take much time to become a best-selling model this season. The year 2021 also contributed substantially behind this success story. The automaker did bring a chain of tech features, packed in the different trim levels, with improved functionalities. All this surely gave the rivals of the 2021 Audi Q5 a tough time to fight for themselves, opined the Santa Cruz Audi dealership.

Change of Design

The most noticeable change in the 2021 model year edition of Audi Q5 model series are the updates to its front fascia, making it all the more eye grabbing. The front grille is now shrunk much in size making the nose more prominent. There are changes too in the front and rear bumpers since the automaker has now placed them at a lower height following the advanced aerodynamic rules.

inside the 2021 Audi Q5 models, comes the biggest improvement wherein you can see a big 10.1-inch touchscreen display mounted at the center stack, and working with the latest software that provide smartphone compatibility.

The 2021 Audi Q5 models can seat up to five adult passengers, in its spacious cabin which spares about 27 cubic feet of space for the cargo items, right from behind the rear seat. The cabins of the 2021 Audi Q5 comes wrapped in soft Nappa leather upholstery while its hard surfaces exhibit flawless finishing, thanks to the high-quality materials used.

What Delivers That Performance

The 2021 Audi Q5 models get to deliver a mind-blowing performance. Experts say it is the right combination of the best performance components that prepare the 2021 Audi Q5 models as powerful performers. There is a turbo-4 engine chosen as the standard powertrain and it also powers the base trim model, enabling it with 261 hp.

The lineup includes a plug-in hybrid powertrain as well that works perfectly in collaboration with the same turbo-4 engine that gets the auxiliary service from the powerful electric motor, powered by a pack of lithium-ion battery.

At the top of the lineup range you find a turbo-6 engine that can shoot up the horsepower count to 349 after pairing to a 7-speed automatic transmission. Audi declares that all 2021 Q5 models can be driven with all four wheels, and it is also a recommended drivetrain for the higher trims so that the vehicle can attain more grip and control on the slippery road surface, in bad weather days.

Winding it Up

The 2021 Q5 from Audi can be referred as a safer crossover to drive with your family, according to the experts we met at the Audi dealership Santa Cruz. For this Audi has equipped its flagship model 2021 Q5 with features like automatic emergency braking, blind-spot monitors, and parking sensors. Features like active lane control and adaptive cruise control come as standard equipment on the higher trim models like the Premium Plus and the above.