Audi presented its Q2 crossover SUV at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. It is a luxury five-door vehicle with high-riding and unique design. Now, the 2019 Audi Q2 comes with both gasoline and diesel engines and restyled exterior. The technology inside the cabin is stunning and safety rating is getting better and better. Audi Q2 is very practical and is fun to drive.
Audi likes to call its newest SUV a “coupe crossover” because of its small dimensions. So if you want an SUV with better performance, more space and improved comfort than the regular car, 2019 Audi Q2 is the right choice.
2019 Audi Q2 Exterior is smaller than A3 Sportback model
The 2019 Audi Q2 is packed with lightweight materials. Furthermore, Audi increased the strength of this SUV with hard steel work but without adding excessive weight. This SUV is 13.7-inches long and it is an outstanding performer with 2.656 pounds of weight. However, in this year model, the wheelbase measures 102.4-inch. Up front, Q2 sports a classic Audi grille that is slightly redesigned and it looks more squared.
Front grille suffered some satin work as well and the satin extends down to the lower fascia. The taillights are large and come with LED technology and satin chrome accents. The rear window is small and if you find that as a bad thing, the backup camera is offered as a standard. The wheels are 19-inch with the silver metallic finish and 20-inch wheels are optional.
2019 Audi Q2 comes with expensive and unique Interior
The 2019 Q2 interior is typical Audi’s interior. Everything inside the cabin looks very modern and minimalistic. Furthermore, with the small exterior but spacious interior, the model will accumulate five passengers. The dash of the 2019 Audi Q2 also comes with four rounded air vents and the information screen. Upper and lower dashboard section are separated by satin chrome accents. Below that, an HVAC control sits with three practical knobs and with a row of buttons that are very intuitive.
The cabin of the 2019 Audi Q2 is definitely expressive and unique. The best part of the interior is the newest MMI screen and Audi’s Virtual Cockpit. This system will be only on higher trims. However, the 12.3-inch screen is added and it is the same screen that can be found in R8 and TT models. The configurable display shows speedometer, tachometer, and even maps screen.
Audi added a new color scheme and it looks tasteful. The dashboard and door panels are accented with a teal color and that makes the cabin less dark. At night, Audi Q2 is illuminated with white LED strips. The Bang & Olufsen audio system is optional and it offers 14 speakers. There is a plenty of space in this SUV, it measures 37.1 cu ft when rear bench is down.
Traffic jam assist and Safety
The model 2019 Audi Q2 comes with the newest system Traffic jam assist. This system works using front camera of the SUV and parking sensors. It takes steering in slow-moving traffic at speeds below 41 mph. Also, this camera will see traffic signs and warning one displaying speed limit or other information on the display.
The other features that will be advanced are adaptive cruise control, lane-departure warning, active lane assist, electronic stability control, side impact beams, low tire pressure warnings and also a rear child safety locks.
2019 Audi Q2 will offer six engine variants
The upcoming 2019 Audi Q2 offers three gasoline and three diesel engine options. Diesel drivetrain is split into two power levels and it is yet to be decided which market gets which level. The smallest unit is a gasoline 1.0-liter three-cylinder TSFI. This is the most economical engine in the gasoline lineup. A 1.4-liter four-cylinder is an option as well, but the best choice is the 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine with 195 HP. When it comes to diesel drivetrain, the base option is a 1.6-liter TDI.
The more familiar choice is a 2.0-liter TDI with two power levels. It can produce up to 150 HP or 190 HP. Audi didn’t provide any official information about the torque numbers. Diesel engines will benefit from a new Audi’s dual clutch 6-speed automatic and 7-speed transmissions. At this moment the company didn’t provide any information about its fuel economy. However, we know that this model will be using the new system Quattro all-wheel drive.
2019 Audi Q2 Cost and Arrival Date
The 2019 Q2 model is Audi’s most affordable crossover that starts around $24,000 for the base model. This price is below the popular Q3 model that cost $33,000. The small SUV 2019 Audi Q2 will go on sale in the Autumn of 2018.
The newest 2019 Audi Q2 will definitely catch the hearts of the younger populations. Furthermore, it offers plenty of customizations and there are options to choose six engine variants. The interior is very spacious and expensive with high-quality materials and techs. Also, don’t forget that this small SUV is very safe on the road. It will compete with models BMW X1 and Mercedes-Benz GLA.