Audi, the German luxury car manufacturer today, announced the launch of its sporty all-rounder Audi Q2 in India priced at Rs.34.99 Lakh. The Q2 becomes the most affordable SUV for Audi’s lineup for India.
|Audi Q2 pricing (ex showroom, India)|
|Premium Plus I||₹44.64 lakh|
|Premium Plus II||₹45.14 lakh|
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Balbir Singh Dhillon, Head of Audi India, said, “The Audi Q2 is a car we are beyond thrilled to introduce to our India line-up. We’ve listened to customer demand and brought in the fantastic, yet practical Audi Q2 in the run up to the festive season. The characterful design, plush interior and long list of features are just one part of the appeal. Having driven it extensively, I can vouch that the Audi Q2 is a thrilling drive. The 190hp, 2.0-TFSI engine, Progressive Steering and quattro make every drive an exciting one. Our sixth launch for the year – the Audi Q2 is another solid step in our endeavor to provide Indian customers with a wider range of choices from the Audi portfolio. We are happy that we could bring it to customers right in the middle of the festive season.”
The Audi Q2 is engineered for every need and feels at home anywhere, the city or in the great outdoors. It’s powered by a 2.0-litre TFSI petrol engine that puts out a strong 190hp. With Progressive Steering, quattro all-wheel drive and sporty dimensions, this is a car that offers excellent driving dynamics and courtesy Audi Drive Select, you can customize the driving experience to your liking. There’s flexibility and convenience built in to the package as well. Luggage room is expandable from 405 litres to 1050 litres so you can pack everything you need for that long getaway. The LED Ambient lighting package allows you to pick between 10 different colours using the MMI display. Particularly interesting is the inlay based ambient lighting that gives a futuristic look to the Audi Q2’s interiors.
The Audi Phone Box which charges your phone wirelessly ensures you remain connected on the go. Further, with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto on the high-resolution TFT MMI, you can take work and play wherever you go. Talking about convenience, the Comfort Key ensures that you do not need to take the key out of your pocket. The 2-Zone Air Conditioner ensures customized temperature settings for the driver and the passenger.
For the best ownership experience, Audi India has offered an introductory ‘Peace of Mind’ package that comes bundled with a 5 year Service Package with 2+3 years Extended Warranty and 2+3 years Road Side Assistance.
With exciting customer-centric features, the latest version of the App offers several additional functions including a login for Audi Club India members, payment options to enable in-app merchandise purchase, exclusive offers from Audi Concierge, offers on car-life products and online help and support – all of this within a secure framework and in compliance with data protection. These features are offered as standard for all Audi Q2 customers. Potential customers and enthusiasts get access to features including Augmented Reality, placement of test drive requests, product brochures and service cost calculators amongst others.
Powering the Audi Q2 is the 2.0-liter four-cylinder TFSI engine puts out 190 hp (140 kW) & 320 Nm of torque with Seven-speed S tronic Dual Clutch Transmission allows quick and slick shifts, quattro Permanent all-wheel drive system for excellent traction and grip. Four-link suspension & Progressive steering for adept handling. Audi Drive Select System to tailor how your Q2 drives.
In terms of exteriors the Q2 gets Strong Single frame grille with Octagonal Design with large air inlets. Eye-catching low roof design to make a statement. The sporty design ensures you make a statement where you go in the Audi Q2. High shoulder line converges into a long roof spoiler and a diffuser for that sporty coupe look. The Audi Q2 is 1548 mm tall, 1805 mm wide, 4318 cm long and has a wheelbase of 2593 mm. The large luggage compartment can be expanded from 405 to 1,050 liters.
In terms of interiors the Audi Q2 gets, High resolution 31.24 cms, 1440 x 540-pixel TFT display, Audi Virtual Cockpit screens display detailed data and comes with two display modes – Classic and Dynamic, LED Ambient lighting package offers ten colours, Lighting is elegant and subtle can be varied using the MMI, Audi smartphone interface brings Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto® so you always stay connected, Navigation, Phone, Music, and selected third party apps can be accessed using the MMI menu, Audi Phone Box offers wireless charging and is located at the centre console for easy access. Audi Sound System with 10 loudspeakers including a subwoofer, and a six-channel amplifier that produces 180 watts.