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2016 Audi Q5 Hybrid
2.0T quattro Prestige AWD
Tim O'Sullivan Preview:

It’s no secret that the rise in popularity of SUVs has been driven by years of complaints about minivans. The 2016 Audi Q5 Hybrid marks the latest evolutionary step in that “for every ...

2021 Audi A8 Hybrid Plug-In
L 3.0T e quattro
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

After all these years, the A8 remains Audi’s flagship sedan, and recently the automaker has made strides to improve both fuel economy and performance with a plug-in hybrid model. The c...

Specs

2016 Audi Q5 Hybrid
2.0T quattro Prestige AWD
2021 Audi A8 Hybrid Plug-In
L 3.0T e quattro
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
24 MPG
49 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
60 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 19 gal 17.2 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Hybrid
Gasoline
Power
--
443 hp @ 516 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.6:1
11.2:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.25 in x 3.65 in
3.33 in x 3.5 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 4 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Rollover 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41 in 41.5 in
Back Legroom 37.4 in 44.3 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 29.1 cu ft 10.4 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,047 lbs 970 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 440 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 4,400 lbs --
Exterior
Length 182.6 in 208.7 in
Width 82.2 in 83.9 in
Height 65 in 58.6 in
Wheelbase 110.5 in 123.2 in

Available Options

2016 Audi Q5 Hybrid
2.0T quattro Prestige AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Black
  • Cuvee Silver Metallic
  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • FLORETT Silver Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Ibis White
  • Lava Gray Pearl Effect
  • Monsoon Gray Metallic
  • Moonlight Blue Metallic
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Scuba Blue Metallic
  • Utopia Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • Audi Exclusive Line Interior
  • Luxury Package
  • Sport Interior Package
  • Tow Hitch
  • Wheels: 8.5" x 20" 10-Arm-Turbine-Design
2021 Audi A8 Hybrid Plug-In
L 3.0T e quattro

Exterior Colors

  • FLORETT Silver Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Monsoon Gray Metallic
  • Moonlight Blue Metallic
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • NAVARRA Blue Metallic
  • Savannah Beige Metallic
  • Seville Red Metallic
  • Terra Gray Metallic
  • Vesuvius Gray Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bang & Olufsen 3D Advanced Sound System
  • Executive Plus Package
  • Luxury Package

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