Audi company has a clear goal that by 2020, annual vehicle sales amounted to two million copies. In pursuit of this goal, the company has decided to include in its offer new models of vehicles. It was reported that Audi, until 2020, included in the range, even eleven new models. One of the new models is Q1 SUV model. The company has officially confirmed that this model will be available on the market during the year 2016. 2016 Audi Q1 will be the smallest member of the Audi Q family.
The new model Q1 is announced as attractive crossover SUV. It will be based on the VW MQB platform. On the same platform will be based and the new VW Golf SUV model. Q1 2016 will be a crossover with 5 doors, shorter than Q3 model for 240 mm. The vehicle will be long 4,150 mm, 1,750 mm wide, while its height will be 1,570 mm. Its production will begin in 2016 and will be performed in the German city of Ingolstadt. In the same year, and it is expected to start selling.
2016 Audi Q1 – Engines
This small and very attractive crossover will be offered with two engine versions. The first is a 1.4 L TFSI petrol engine and the other is a 1.4 L TDI diesel engine. With both engines, will be offered a choice of manual and automatic transmissions. Basically, the 2016 Audi Q1, will be offered in a version with FWD system. 4×4 version, will also be available, but as an option. Top offers should be SQ1 2016 Audi model. It was announced that all versions of the model will feature Audi’s MMI system, as well as a wide range of options for vehicle personalization. With petrol, diesel and SQ1 version of the model, the company should offer the 2016 Audi Q1 Plug-In Hybrid version.
Price of 2016 Audi Q1
In previous announcements, a lot has been written about the price of a new model of Q1. Sources close to the company have announced that the vehicle will cost less than 20,000 euros, the home market. By the beginning of sales, 2016 Audi Q1 models, there is still plenty of time, and then we’ll find out whether this price will be realized.