After more than a year, the upcoming 2019 Audi Q2 is ready to hit the market again. The presentation of this SUV vehicle was at the Geneva Motor Show last year. When it comes to rivalry, BMW X1, Mazda CX-3, and Honda HR-V are the most likely competitors. The new Audi Q2 is approaching its release as a well-improved SUV with couple enhancements.
This mid-size vehicle will suffer some design changes, mostly shape. Engine power is another change we all expect and very quiet transmission. Audi made some changes inside the cabin as well.
2019 Audi Q2 Much Rugged Design
The crossover is now lighter than before, mostly because of a new set of unique materials. Body-color bumpers and square radiator grille are what makes Audi Q2 recognizable. The new LED lighting system is installed and the basic version is coming with halogen headlights. Furthermore, the manufacturer added new design cues, a cut-out running down the doors. This makes rear-end looks wider, and the trademark company’s signature is placed on the grill. The look is pretty much rugged, and thick c-pillars named “blades” are coming in different colors. Speaking of colors, the customers can choose between 12 exterior colors. The alloy wheels are also optional, ranging from 16 to 19-inches.
2019 Audi Q2 Interior
All seats are made of leather, Fine Nappa leather to be precise. The steering wheel is of the same material and it is very multi-functional. Dual-zone automatic climate control is coming as standard. A high-resolution 8.4-inch color display is placed in front of the driver. The center console is coming with a 12.3-inch touchscreen with the new Audi MMI system. The cabin is slightly larger and great for taller customers. Backspace is also increased.
2019 Audi Q2 Engine Specification
The all-new 2019 Audi Q2 is coming with numerous engine options. The customers in the North American market will have to choose between 1.4-and 2.0-liter four-cylinder TFSI. Both engines are equipped with a turbocharged system, and while the 1.4-liter engine is producing 150hp, the 2.0-liter possess a power of 190hp. The fuel economy for 1.4-liter engine is 40.2mpg in the city and 37.0mpg for 2.0-liter unity.
There will be another engine available. It is a 2.0-liter I-4 TDI engine with 7-speed direct-shift box. It can produce 150hp and 260lb-ft of torque and it comes with AWD. The fuel economy is 47.3mpg in the city and 49.1 on the highway.
2019 Audi Q2 Availability and Cost
There is no exact release date for the forthcoming 2019 Audi Q2. The German manufacturer is trying not to reveal all the details for now. More detailed information is expected in the coming months, but we can expect to be released in the first half of 2019. This is a very anticipated model, so we can expect reasonable requirements as always.
The BMW X1 is the most likely competitor. The starting price is $22,000 for the 1.4-liter engine, but adding metallic pain can increase the price by $600. Additionally, alloy wheels cost another $500. Top trim of the Audi Q2 with exclusive options for paints, wheels, and seats starts at $35,000.