The new Audi SQ2 has been unveiled. The sporty variant of the Audi SUV undergoes a major overhaul that brings great news. Under the hood of the German SUV is a gasoline engine that reaches 300 hp. It will hit dealerships in 2021.
The first generation of the Audi SQ2 has been brought up to date. The more dynamic and sporty alternative that crowns the Q2 range of Audi has undergone a facelift. A mid-cycle update that will allow this generation to face the rest of its commercial life that lies ahead. This “facelift” was introduced shortly after the base model followed suit and was also revised.
The new SQ2 It is presented in society sporting a new image, with complete technological equipment, a very interesting set-up and a mechanical configuration that guarantees high performance. Let’s go into details and break down the most important news.
The new Audi SQ2 2021 bursts onto the scene loaded with interesting news
The design of the new Audi SQ2 2021
Just take a quick look at the images that accompany this article to discover how the exterior design of the SQ2 has changed. The Octagonal Pattern Singleframe grille is now lower. There are also narrow indentations between the grille and the hood. To this must be added some trims painted in selenite silver that surround the air inlets. Equipped with LED headlights as standard. As an option, you can opt for Matrix LED headlights.
In the rear we also find some pilots with LED technology. If we opt for the Matrix LED taillights we will have dynamic indicators. The new features also affect the aluminum-look mirror caps, the side skirts, the roof edge spoiler and the C-pillar ‘blades’. The four tailpipes are still present in the rear diffuser.
The customization options have been increased. The bodywork includes ten color possibilities. Optionally, the trims can be painted in contrasting Manhattan gray. C-pillar blades are offered in seletin silver (standard), body color, Manhattan gray, platinum gray and high-gloss black. The black styling package gives the grille, diffuser and air intake grills a gloss black finish. 18-inch wheels are fitted as standard but you can opt for 19-inch wheels.
The new Audi SQ2 is powered by a 300 hp gasoline engine
The interior of the new Audi SQ2 2021
Leaving aside the exterior, if we venture into the interior of the new SQ2 we will be surrounded by an environment in which you breathe luxury and sportsmanship in equal parts. Audi has taken great care in choosing the shades and materials used. The roof is black and the door panels have a new material. To this must be added some pedals and the footrest in stainless steel and the moldings of the door sills with the lighting and incorporation of the S logo.
When configuring the interior you can choose between different packages. There are four possibilities for the upholstery and the interior colors. We list below the Outstanding standard equipment of the new SQ2:
Full LED headlightsLED taillights18-inch alloy wheelsMMI Navigation plusAudi parking system front and rearRear view cameraSpeed controlAnti-theft alarm deviceAutomatic climate controlMulti-function sports steering wheelSports seatsEmergency call eCall and remote serviceAudi smartphone interfaceAudi pre sense frontProgressive steeringThe new Audi SQ2 2021 has a renewed image and a complete equipment
The standard equipment can be improved by accessing the list of options. We will find, among other components, the Audi virtual cockpit digital instrument panel and the Bang & Olufsen Premium Sound System.
The engine of the new Audi SQ2 2021
If we take a look under the hood of the new SQ2 we will find a 2.0-liter TFSI four-cylinder petrol engine developing 300 hp and 400 Nm of maximum torque. It is associated with a automatic gearbox S tronic dual-clutch and seven speeds as well as a system of quattro drive. Thanks to this mechanism, the Audi SUV is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km / h in 4.9 seconds and reaching a maximum speed of 250 km / h.
The transmission has short, sporty ratios in the first gears. The seventh gear has a fairly long development, which reduces fuel consumption. To maximize the capabilities of the mechanical section, it is possible to make use of the Audi drive select system. This engine complies with the limits established by the Euro 6 AP emission regulations.
The new Audi SQ2 will arrive at Spanish dealerships in 2021
Launch and price of the new Audi SQ2 in Spain
Audi has confirmed that the pre-sale phase of the new SQ2 will start in Spain soon. The starting price of the renewed German SUV is in the € 52,600. The first units will arrive at dealerships at the beginning of next year 2021.