Audi is preparing to produce the smallest crossover Q1

February 1, 2015 at 12:17 pm

The smallest representative of the line Q soon will appear among the vehicles manufactured by Audi. There is information that in 2016 the market should appear Audi Q1. Among the entire crossovers premium it will not only affordable, but also the most compact. Unless of course the return will not dare move a competitor of the German manufacturer

It is assumed that the length of the car will no longer be 3.8 m. A number of European media have reported that the impressive ground clearance of the new car will be a characteristic feature. Use the appropriate styling designers intend to emphasize the off-road style trends. We already know that first-time buyers will be offered only with all-wheel drive modification. But four-wheel drive versions of the new model will not.

Audi Q1 2016 pics

Audi Q1 2016 image

Technical limitations – that’s what most likely it is due. To create the Audi Q1 engineers plan to use the base of the current generation VW Polo, the famous and not platform MQB. Compact hatchback shares with a crossover not only the platform, but also the power unit. Novelty will equip engine cylinder capacity of 1.4 liters. Will be offered not only petrol units, and diesel engines If you believe the preliminary information, they will not develop more than 100 hp. The plans of the German manufacturer is and the release of “charged” modification SQ1. It will be equipped with 230-horsepower engine and a hybrid setup.

Audi Q1 2016 pics

Audi Q1 2016 picture

According to unverified information, when the German market will have the first cars, then no more than 20 000 euro will cost the most affordable compact crossover modification. Note that currently the smallest car in the model number of the German manufacturer A1 hatchback is worth 16,750 euros. Therefore we can assume that a realistic price, which was named by the manufacturer.

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