Audi Q5 2.0 TFSI 252 quattro S tronic verdict and specs

Looking for a viable alternative to diesel in the large SUV class? You should...

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John Howell
25 May 2016

Should I buy one?

We can only comment on the facts as they stand today, and at present an Audi Q5 2.0 TDI provides better economy and emissions, which makes it the more recommendable choice. You can read about that by clicking here for our full Q5 16-point review.

However, a £1000 premium over the 2.0-litre TDI diesel buys those that are concerned where emissions legislation may leave diesels in a few year’s time a very worthy petrol alternative. This 2.0-litre TFSI 252 petrol is clearly quicker than the diesel, smoother and quieter, and importantly, looks to offer sensible running costs, too.

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Rated 4 out of 5

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Audi 2.0 TFSI 252 quattro S tronic

Engine size 2.0 turbo petrol

Price £39,100

Power 249bhp

Torque 273lb ft

0-62mph 6.3sec

Top speed 147mph

Gov't economy (official combined) 40.9mpg

CO2/BIK band 157g/km/30%

Insurance group  35

Airbags 6

Doors 5

Seats 5

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