The German luxury automaker, Audi has some really big plans for the upcoming 2014 Indian Auto Expo. The company will display an exciting range of new products at the event, scheduled to start on February 7th. The products which are scheduled for their Indian unveiling are A3 sedan, R18 e-tron Quattro, R8 V10 Plus Spyder, RS7 and SQ5. Audi SQ5 is basically the sportier version of the company's flagship SUV Q5, which will be the new top-end variant.
In International markets, Audi offered the SQ5 with a 3.0-litre TFSI petrol powertrain and a 3.0-litre twin-turbo, V6, TDI diesel unit. With the increasing demand of the diesel fueled vehicles, Audi is expected to display the SQ5 diesel version at the event. Coupled with an eight-speed tiptronic transmission, the SQ5 diesel can achieve 100kmph sprint from stand still in 5.1 seconds, with a top speed of 250kmph. The 3.0-litre TDI diesel engine makes a peak power output of 313bhp with 650Nm of torque.
Introducing a new segment in the Indian automotive industry, Audi will bring the A3 sedan at the event. The entry level luxury sedan will be made available with two engine options- a 1.8-litre turbo petrol unit and a 2.0-litre diesel motor. An Audi's S-tronic dual-clutch transmission will be offered with both the engines.