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    Thread: 2013 Audi Q5 Facelift Revealed

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      04-21-2012 09:38 AM #1
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      04-21-2012 09:42 AM #2
      Looks great as always I've always loved the Q5. Now if only it was available with the 3.0 TDI...
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      04-21-2012 09:44 AM #3


      Looks the same to me.
      "Of course that's just my opinion; I could be wrong."

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      04-21-2012 09:49 AM #4
      Quote Originally Posted by Mazda 3s View Post


      Looks the same to me.
      Headlights, taillights, exhaust tip, and steering wheel are new! Roof rails too (maybe)?

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      04-21-2012 10:10 AM #5
      Good to see Audi is finally figuring out how to make LED headlights not look ridiculous.
      They're steppin' on my rhythm and they're stealin' all my lines

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      04-21-2012 10:10 AM #6
      That's one of the most conservative facelifts in history. =P

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      04-21-2012 10:13 AM #7
      Quote Originally Posted by MrKevkevL View Post
      Looks great as always I've always loved the Q5. Now if only it was available with the 3.0 TDI...
      It will be soon.

      I like this facelift better than the A4/S4. It's a nice improvement.

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      04-21-2012 10:19 AM #8
      Blaaaaaaaaaaaaaaand.

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      04-21-2012 10:25 AM #9
      Quote Originally Posted by MrKevkevL View Post
      Looks great as always I've always loved the Q5. Now if only it was available with the 3.0 TDI...
      Dips.

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      04-21-2012 10:52 AM #10
      Massive shifter is still too massive.
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      04-21-2012 11:11 AM #11
      I may be wrong in this, but it looks like the dash has been subtly redesigned as well: it appears as though the recess for the MMI screen has been shortened so that it is slightly more flush with the dash.

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      04-21-2012 11:16 AM #12
      looks like the Q7 style tails. Roof rails are the same... new type German rails. Toobad they done offer a roof rail delete like the X3.

      not much else has changed on this folks.

      3.2 should be replaced with 3.0T (gas, superduper charged) with 8spd Tip.
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      04-21-2012 11:22 AM #13
      Planked wood interior is the sex.
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      04-21-2012 11:55 AM #14
      Quote Originally Posted by Michael Bee View Post
      3.2 should be replaced with 3.0T (gas, superduper charged) with 8spd Tip.
      Alright, screw the Touareg, I want this. 3.0TDI is also good.

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      04-21-2012 12:27 PM #15
      Quote Originally Posted by rlfletch View Post
      Planked wood interior is the sex.
      If by that, you mean bumpin' ugly, then I agree.
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      04-21-2012 12:27 PM #16
      Quote Originally Posted by Michael Bee View Post
      looks like the Q7 style tails. Roof rails are the same... new type German rails. Toobad they done offer a roof rail delete like the X3.

      not much else has changed on this folks.

      3.2 should be replaced with 3.0T (gas, superduper charged) with 8spd Tip.
      Yep. It's about the same weight as the A6/A7. This thing's gonna scoot.

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      04-21-2012 02:32 PM #17
      Cleaned it up a bit.

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      04-21-2012 02:37 PM #18
      I'm sure the McMansion housewives will love it.
      Now go get your shinebox

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      04-21-2012 02:39 PM #19
      Quote Originally Posted by Woodski View Post
      Blaaaaaaaaaaaaaaand.
      I would agree. Do the headlights look off or is it just me?
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      04-21-2012 02:39 PM #20
      I haven't liked any of these facelifts. The new headlight design doesn't look better at all to me.
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      04-21-2012 02:41 PM #21
      Quote Originally Posted by Señor Peligro View Post
      I'm sure the McMansion housewives will love it.
      Mine would.

      Problem?

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      04-21-2012 02:43 PM #22
      Quote Originally Posted by Shomegrown View Post
      Mine would.

      Problem?
      Problem? No, just lol yuppies
      Now go get your shinebox

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      04-21-2012 03:17 PM #23
      That interior color selection is awful

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      04-21-2012 03:43 PM #24
      This is the first facelift from Audi that I like. The changes made to the A4 and A5 were terrible.
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      04-21-2012 05:16 PM #25
      Does anyone know what kind of wood trim that is? It's gorgeous.

    26. 04-21-2012 08:21 PM #26
      Meh. Not a fan. Give me the Lexus RX. That way at least I got reliability with the bland.

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      04-21-2012 08:28 PM #27
      Quote Originally Posted by blown5.0 View Post
      Meh. Not a fan. Give me the Lexus RX. That way at least I got reliability with the bland.
      I don't think the Lexus can go 0-60 in high 4's/low 5's like this thing will.

      Just what soccer moms need.

    28. 04-21-2012 08:36 PM #28
      That's an improvement.

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      04-21-2012 08:37 PM #29
      Perfect conservative elegance.

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      04-21-2012 08:51 PM #30
      Quote Originally Posted by FiveAinOne View Post
      Perfect conservative elegance.
      Oh, and let me guess...."timeless", amirite?
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      04-21-2012 09:14 PM #31
      Quote Originally Posted by VarianceVQ View Post
      Oh, and let me guess...."timeless", amirite?
      /thread
      "Of course that's just my opinion; I could be wrong."

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      04-21-2012 09:14 PM #32
      Not bad

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      04-21-2012 09:15 PM #33
      Still laughing at "conservative elegance"
      Now go get your shinebox

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      04-21-2012 09:18 PM #34
      Quote Originally Posted by VarianceVQ View Post
      Oh, and let me guess...."timeless", amirite?
      Uh, no. It's a bland design dressed up to appeal to the rich folks. It's styled perfectly to appeal to the conservative masses, meaning boring.

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      04-21-2012 09:36 PM #35
      Quote Originally Posted by MrKevkevL View Post
      Now if only it was available with the 3.0 TDI...

      It is available with 2l or 3l TDI

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