Audi Ireland has launched the all-new Audi Q5 SUV,  priced from €48,350.

The new Audi Q5 is available in two trim lines in Ireland – SE and S Line. Standard equipment includes xenon headlights with LED daytime running lights and LED rear lights, the Audi MMI Navigation with 7-inch MMI colour display, Bluetooth and USB charging function, Audi drive select dynamic handling system, twin leather and front and rear parking sensors. The LED interior lighting pack is now standard across the range, along with the Audi smartphone interface, Audi Connect (3 month free trial), and an automatic boot lid.

Audi’s virtual cockpit is available as an option on the new Q5. Drivers can also opt for an additional head-up display, which projects key information, such as driver assistance systems and a speedometer, onto the windscreen.

S Line trim adds LED headlights, sport seats, 19” alloys, leather and alcantara upholstery, along with a sporty S Line exterior and interior pack.

Three pack options will also be available from launch. The Comfort & Sound pack including a Bang & Olufsen 3D sound system and 3-zone climate control, and Technology Pack, including the Audi Virtual Cockpit will be made available on both SE and S Line trim lines. An S Line exclusive black pack will also be made available, featuring 20” titanium look alloys, dark tinted glass and black roof rails.

Power comes from 2.0TDI (150 or 190hp) and 3.0TDI (286hp) diesels.

The new Audi Q5 is available to order in Audi dealerships now.

Caroline Kidd