The all-new 2019 Audi Q4 is a compact SUV that will ride on a well-known Q3’s platform. The exterior looks stylish and the interior is extremely modern. Since 2011, the rumors about this SUV are present. However, the popular German carmaker takes first steps in 2016 with the official announcement.
The 2019 Audi Q4 will hit the markets next year as the production is currently happening in Hungary. This model should begin a new era of Audi’s SUV’s or how the famous automaker likes to call it, a “CUV” (compact utility vehicle). The performance is great, and there will be numerous engine choices, so the customers can choose between the gasoline and diesel drivetrains.
2019 Audi Q4 exterior is great looking
Slotted between the Audi Q3 and Q5 models, the 2019 Audi Q4 will carry a lot of the exterior cues from the original concept. Unlike the other carmakers, Audi is one of a few who really likes to create a vehicle that is almost the same as the concept. With that in mind, Q4 SUV will take a lot of cues from the TT Offroad concept. It will sit on the same platform as Q3 model and dimensionally these two models are different. From some auto insiders, the newest Q4 model will be 177 inches long. This is around 5 inches longer than Q3 model that has 172 inches.
The newest model from the German manufacturer includes an aggressive front end and a sloping roofline. The overall exterior will look sporty, and the stance is very athletic. The front part sports a hexagonal grille that is large and it holds plenty of silver trims. Headlights are using the latest LED technology and generally, everything on this SUV is modern.
To the sides, alloy wheels are standard and the rear adds a sporty bumper. The rear diffuser is all-black and two large exhaust tips are finished in chrome.
2019 Audi Q4 interior will get a Virtual Cockpit
Just look at the interior and you will know that it is an Audi. Plenty of shapes and features are taken from other company’s vehicles, so the interior is very easy to recognize. This is not a bad thing, far from that. Audi knows how to deliver a stunning interior with plenty of comfort and modern features.
The 2019 Audi Q4 will come with a “Virtual Cockpit” that adds an all-digital screen, instead of the traditional dials. Another screen sits in the center console and shows important information and infotainment functions and controls. This screen will measure a 9.2 in touchscreen navigation monitor and it will get gesture control functions.
Speaking of the infotainment system, it is very user-friendly and it supports the latest phone integration systems. The dash is modern and it looks the same as the newest Q8 model. The room inside the cabin isn’t the best-in-class but on the other hand, the legroom and headroom are above average. Even the cargo area is ample so you can fit luggage with ease.
The seats are extremely comfortable and the leather seats are optional. While we wait for more specific info, we know that the Q4 will offer plenty of standard features.
Safety of the Q4 model
The safety of the model 2019 Audi Q4 will be hight. This model will get many new and latest features on the market. From the information that we got some of the techs that will be included are Brake Assist, Electronic Stability Control, Traction Control, Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors, Child Safety Locks and plenty of airbags over the cabin.
2019 Audi Q4 engine variants
As we wrote, the 2019 Audi Q4 will offer numerous drivetrain choices. Sadly, there is no engine information available at the moment. A standard petrol unit with three cylinders will deliver less power but the fuel economy should be the best in the lineup. An optional 1.5-liter gasoline is in the offer, just like the 2.0-liter diesel engine.
Also, there is a rumor that this model will also get a stronger version RS Q4. This one will have under the hood mighty 2.5-litre five-cylinder petrol unit with up to 400 HP. However, this information is not yet confirmed by the officials.
Q4 e-Tron model
A plug-in hybrid variant of the 2019 Audi Q4 is on the cards, however, we don’t know will it make a production next year. All engines for this one model will be available with the 6-speed manual and automatic transmissions and the four-wheel drive will be optional. This information is confirmed by the manufacturer and Q4 e-Tron model on an electric-only will go up to 31 miles.
2019 Audi Q4 price, release date and rivals
The upcoming 2019 Audi Q4 starts at $41,000. While we are still waiting on the trim levels, you can expect that the price will go up to $60,000. Latest Audi’s compact SUV will hit the dealerships in the first half of 2019.