Audi has big plans for this year’s LA Auto Show. The company plans to unveil an all-new hybrid version of its Q5, and a couple of videos of the machine have already made their way onto the internet. From what we can tell, power comes courtesy of a 208 horsepower turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder gasoline engine coupled to a 44 horsepower electric motor. All told, the set up is good for 354 pound-feet of torque.
Those are stout numbers by any measure, but the really impressive bit comes from the fact that the vehicle can whisk along on full-electric power for up to 1.9 miles, all while cracking off a 0-60 mph run in a little over seven seconds. Keep your peepers peeled for more information as we move closer to the LA show.
[Source: World Car Fans]
Videos: First look at Audi Q5 Hybrid ahead of LA debut originally appeared on AudiMobiles on Tue, 09 Nov 2010 18:26:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.