Audi automaker is expecting to expand their offer in the crossover SUV segment through the release of another model in the Q family. The 2018 Audi TT Q SUV is promising a lot of wonderful and impressive features that will definitely captivate more buyers than ever. The exterior and interior components of this vehicle are blessed with improved features and more eye-catching look.
Why is it important?
The Audi claims that SUV class features the best potential for growth and its SUV offer has a room for expanding. In this context, Audi intends to form sub-brand by stretching TT lineup but instead of using logical Q4 trademark the new model will likely be called TT Q because the Fiat owns rights to that name.
2018 Audi TT Q SUV: New Design idea
The exterior look of 2018 Audi TT Q SUV is expected to take inspiration from the TT Offroad concept model. In the same context, the new SUV model will be based on tried and tested VW’s MQB platform. It will blend features from the coupe-like and SUV design and it promises to look sportier than Q3 model. The sporty hood, roofline, and high ride height will be similar as on the mentioned TT Offroad Concept. The front end will be designed with iconic single frame grille, LED front headlights, well shaped front bumper as well as an enhanced air intake for easy cooling of the engine and brake system. The model will also get sculpted fenders, stylish wheels, and attractive taillights.
According to some reports, the dimensions of this model will be 4390 mm length, 1,850 mm width and 1,530 mm height. The wheelbase measures 2,630 mm making it a perfect and wonderful vehicle for all comfort and pleasure lovers.
Interior and Features
As for the interior of this vehicle, it is expected to be a not large departure from the Offroad Concept. However, it will be more comfort-oriented vehicle than TT Concept and conventional five-seat arrangement is expected inside. There will also be sleek dash adorned with circular air vents and large 12.3-inch TFT instrument panel is also expected. The model will also include other tech features and safety equipment like the current Audi’s SUVs.
2018 Audi TT Q SUV: Performance
Information about the power under the hood of 2018 Audi TT Q SUV is yet to be confirmed but there are some rumors about it. So, according to rumors, it is believed that this vehicle will include powertrain found in TT Offroad concept.
This is a 2.0-liter TFSI gasoline engine with the ability to produce 292 horsepower and 380 Nm working in conjunction with two electric motors and lithium-ion battery.
The power production of electric motors is 119 hp and total output of this system is 408 hp and 479-pound-feet of torque. On the other hand, the model will also be offered with 2.0 liter TDI and TFSI engine options like every model from this great brand.
2018 Audi TT Q SUV: Release Date, Price
The actual price of this 2018 Audi TT Q SUV has not been announced by the automaker but is it expected to be fair and competitive when compared with the price of the competitors. Its base model expected to start from around $44,000. The release date is expected to be sometime 2018 which may be before the end of first quarter.