PGA Cars, the exclusive distributor of Audi vehicles in the Philippines, recently brought the Q2 in the country. The new compact crossover has updated technologies to deliver a high level of functionality of driving experience.
With the youthful and versatile look of the Q2, the compact crossover’s fascia has an eye-catching octagonal single-frame grille matched with LED daytime running lights and LED headlamps including dynamic turn signals. The sleek roof defines the side view and merges into the C-pillars with the contrast side blades. Looking at its rear, a solid road presence can be seen with the sporty roof spoiler, powerfully arched bumper and rear diffuser.
The Audi Sport inspired flat-bottomed steering wheel is wrapped with sport contour leather with multi-function buttons and paddle shifts. The five-seater crossover, now equipped with the Audi Virtual Cockpit’s 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster, replacing traditional dials. Infotainment functions and driver information are displayed in brilliant high resolution, with two different layouts possible at the touch of a button.
For the full infotainment experience, the 7-inch high resolution colored MMI display is positioned up high on the instrument panel which can be operated by a rotary/push-button control and two buttons on the center tunnel. It is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
At the heart of the Audi Q2 is a 1.0-liter three-cylinder gas engine that has an output of 116 hp and 148 lb.ft. of torque, which is mated to a 7-speed S-Tronic automatic transmission. The Q2 has a top speed of 197 km/h and can sprint from zero to 100 km/h in 10.1 seconds.
An array of safety features and comprehensive driver assistance systems include cruise control, speed limiter, electronic stabilization control, electromechanical parking brake, antilock braking system, airbag for driver, passenger and side airbags in front with curtain bag.