An upgrade kit for the facelifted 2013 Audi Q5 includes a power hike for its two diesel engines.
German tuning outfit ABT Sportsline has reacted with impressive speed in bringing out its latest upgrade package for the recently released Audi Q5 facelift, made up of performance and styling enhancements. An aerodynamics package includes a restyled front fascia and radiator grille with vertical slats, a revised bumper featuring a new lip and air intakes, understated wheel arch extensions, side skirts, a large roof spoiler and rear bumper apron with diffuser and a double twin exhaust system.
A choice of alloys are available, 20 - 22 inches in diameter, including the DR wheels pictured, while ABT's sports spring kit lowers the Q5 by 30 mm. As for the performance upgrades, output of both the 2.0-liter turbodiesel and 3.0-liter TDI units has been increased. The 2.0-liter unit jumps from 177 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque to 205 hp and 309 lb-ft, while the 3.0-liter unit is upped from 245 hp and 428 lb-ft of torque to 282 hp and 464 lb-ft.