Audi is going hellbent on electric vehicles post the launch of E-Tron Quattro and China-spec Q2 L E-Tron. Nonetheless, the rest of lineup is also getting green treatment but model in question retains internal combustion engine. We are talking about second generation of which has received PHEV version. 2020 Audi Q5 55 TFSI E Quattro uses 2.0-liter TFSI petrol engine and electric motor. Combined output of the 2020 Q5 55 TFSI E Quattro is 362hp (367PS / 270 kW) and 500 Nm of torque. Internal combustion unit churns out 248hp and 370 Nm of torque whereas rest of the remaining comes from electric motor.
Engine is mated with 7-speed S Tronic transmission along with the separating clutch which has peak output of 141hp (143PS / 105 kW) and 350 Nm of torque. The setup helps 2020 Audi Q5 55 TFSI E Quattro to accelerate 0-62mph in 5.3 seconds before hitting top speed of 149mph. Additionally, 14.1 kWh battery is packed under luggage floor compartment and takes 2.5 hours to charge with help from 400V industrial outlet. 220V House outlet takes around 6 hours. WLTP electric range is around 26 miles with top speed of 84 mph. Three driving modes are available with 2020 Audi Q5 55 TFSI E Quattro which are Hybrid, EV and Battery Hold. As the name suggest, the car can be use ICE, electric mode and both.
2020 Audi Q5 55 TFSI E Quattro offers several standard equipment which makes driving experience unforgettable. For example, it comes with S Line exterior package, single-frame grille, 18-inch wheels, LED headlights, sport seats, 3-zone climate control, convenience key, DIS with color display and more. Compact charging system, along with the Mode 3 cable with Type 2 plug for use at public stations, is also standard with optional extra charging clip. With the usage of myAudi app, drivers can access different functions of the car such as battery and range status, program the charger timer, start the charging process and other statistics. Deliveries of 2020 Audi Q5 55 TFSI E Quattro will commence from third quarter of this year and orders are now open for this PHEV. Price of 2020 Q5 55 TFSI E Quattro in Germany starts from €60,450.