2017 Audi Q1 is a new crossover SUV by Audi. This car will be built on the better platform. The platform also used by the other vehicles. The manufacturer will give new engine performance and new design concept for this car. Therefore, the next year, the 2017 Q1 will launch with the competitive price.
2017 Audi Q1 Design
The 2017 Audi Q1 will be placed on the better place that is VW’s MQB platform. At the Ingolstadt facility in German, the new Q1 will be built. Come from Q3 model that brings the new model for the new Q1. Meanwhile, the Q5 SUV becomes an inspiration for the base design.
If we pay attention the new Q1 carefully, we will see the dimension of the new Q1 is different than Q3 model. The Q1 will be a little shorter around 4.200 mm of length, 1.750 mm of width, 1.570 of height, and the cargo capacity 350 liters. Besides that, the front overhang will be slightly shorter. It is similar with the Q3 model. For giving the aggressive and aerodynamic look, the new upgrade will happen in the windshield and rear glass.
2017 Audi Q1 Engine
Under the hood of the 2017 Audi Q1 will have two options of engine such as gasoline engine and diesel engine. It is composed of three and four cylinders. The 3-cylinder gasoline engine will be available for the basic model. The engine can deliver output 100 horsepower. It will be a 1.4-liter TFSI petrol engine and 1.4-liter TDI diesel engine. FWD will be available for the base model. Meanwhile, AWD as the standard will be possessed by the highest trim levels. However, for the lower trim levels, the AWD will be an option. The engine will be paired with the better transmission whether automatic or manual transmission. The buyers can choose the option of transmission.
The German company will also launch the sporting variant and performance oriented of SQ1 and RS Q1 models and 2017 Audi Q1. It will be done after the 2017 Audi Q1 start of sale. Based on the issue, the 2017 Audi SQ1 will have a twin-turbo 2.0-liter TDI engine. The engine also used by the VW Passat. Meanwhile from the Audi TTS series, the 2017 Audi RS Q1 will have the same output that is 310 horsepower engine.
2017 Audi Q1 Release Date and Price
Based on the rumor, the 2017 Audi Q1 will release in the second half of 2016. Meanwhile, the base price will start from between €21,000 and €25,000.