The upcoming TT Offroad version is going to be launched as 2018 Audi TTQ. The Audi is trying its best to revamp its car portfolio for 2018. For this, the auto giant is sprucing up existing and popular models. It is also launching some new models aimed at the diverse type of buyers. In last few years Audi has launched several models with TT moniker.
2018 Audi TTQ – Lavish and Spacious
The upcoming 2018 Audi TTQ may look a bit like the 2014 TT Offroad Concept but there would be changes too. Typical Audi design elements like the grille and Audi logo would be there. The sporty hood and low roofline of Audi models are also expected. The car will have the aerodynamic design to aid fuel economy. External design elements will include sporty roof rails and alloy wheels.
The cabin of Audi TTQ will be lavish and spacious. The seats will be large and adjustable. Customers may get some upholstery choices. You can expect the cabin to be equipped with climate control and ambient lighting setup may also be there. Not much is known about its boot capacity but it will be flexible with the option of folding up back seats. Audi is also going to include a few upholstery choices.
The Audi TTQ is going to be a vehicle with latest safety features and it will also sport most desired amenities. A premium sound system and a large 12.3-inch display screen will be there. The infotainment setup will have support for the smartphone, GPS, Bluetooth, and navigation. It would also likely have support for voice command.
The car will surely get several airbags for driver and other passengers. The standard safety features include lane keep assist, rearview camera, lane departure warning and forward collision warning. The Audi is equipping all its new vehicles with advanced safety tech that paves way for autonomous driving and this one will not ebb exception too.
2018 Audi TTQ – Engine Choices
The engine choices for Audi TTQ will vary from one country to another. The TT Offroad Concept was equipped with a gasoline-based 2.0-liter turbocharged unit with 273 HP output. It also had 2 electric motors taking total output to a hefty 408 HP. This engine may be used but with changed capacity. The unit will be fuel efficient for sure.
2018 Audi TTQ – Price and Debut Time
The Company has not said much about the expected price of the 2018 Audi TTQ. However, the industry expert thinks the vehicle may be priced close to $43,000. It will be released in late 2017.
Summing it up
The Audi is in no mode to let rivals like BMW and Mercedes-Benz all the fun, in the crossover segment. The 2018 Audi TTQ is the proof of its keenness to post a contender fast to take on rivals. The car seems interesting though some aspects remain unknown. With a solid powertrain and right price tag, the Audi may just produce a winner.