Audi SQ2 Quattro SUV 2021 launch Review

Audi SQ2 Road Test Review

Audi SQ2 continues Audi’s domination of the sports SUV models. Stick around for a minute and we will have a look at what it is like. 

Audi Q2 created a stir when first launched in 2017 and ever since we have been waiting for a performance version.

Well the SQ2 has arrived.

2021 AUDI SQ2 driving Audi SQ2 Pricing starts at $64,400 plus the usual costs and is packed with standard features and the high performance 2.0L TFSI engine that produces 221Kw/400Nm. It is good for a 0-100kmh time of 4.9 seconds which is slightly slower than an RSQ3 and about the same as the SQ8.

2021 AUDI SQ2 Engine

However it is not only fast, it is extremely agile, comfortable and with the QUATTRO drivetrain the handling is superb. It is simply fun to drive

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Some of the added features include

  • 19 inch alloy wheels and performance tyres,
  • Matrix LED headlights,
  • Sports front seats in Nappa Leather,
  • 3 inch Audi Virtual cockpit,
  • 705W Bang & Olufsen premium sound system

2021 AUDI SQ2 interior

Audi SQ2 now rockets to the top of the list for small performance SUVs with a distinctive style and outstanding performance at a reasonable price.

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2021 AUDI SQ2 profile

What is good?

  • Performance, ride, handling
  • Value for Money
  • Fun to Drive

What is not so good?

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 2021 AUDI SQ2 grill

Model   

2021 Audi SQ2 2.0L TFSI QUATTRO SUV  

Model Price $64,400 MLP*
Engine 2.0L 4 Cyl TFSI
Drivetrain 7 Sp S Tronic Quattro
Power 221kW at 5,300rpm
Torque 400 Nm @ 2,000- 5,200rpm
Safety Five Star ANCAP (2016)
CO2 Emissions 176 g/km
Economy ADR 7.7 L/100km 55L tank
0-100kmh /Top Speed 4.9 secs / 250 kmh
Servicing 12mths/ 15000km 5 Yr. Service plan $2540
Warranty 3yr/ Unlimited km with 3 Yr. conditional roadside assist

*MLP – Manufacturers List Price includes GST and LCT but excluding statutory charges, dealer costs and dealer delivery. See your dealer for RDAP. Does not include price of any options.

2021 AUDI SQ2 rear driving

Overall Rating    

92/100

Behind the Wheel 9
Comfort 9
Equipment 9
Performance 9
Ride and Handling 9
Practicality 9
Fit for Purpose 10
Technology/Connectivity 9
Fun Factor/Street Appeal 10
Value for Money 9

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Audi SQ2 Quattro Overall Rating
  • 9/10
    Behind the Wheel - 9/10
  • 9/10
    Comfort - 9/10
  • 9/10
    Equipment - 9/10
  • 9/10
    Performance - 9/10
  • 9/10
    Ride and Handling - 9/10
  • 9/10
    Practicality - 9/10
  • 10/10
    Fit for Purpose - 10/10
  • 9/10
    Technology/Connectivity - 9/10
  • 10/10
    Fun Factor/Street Appeal - 10/10
  • 9/10
    Value for Money - 9/10
9.2/10

Summary

Audi SQ2 continues Audi’s domination of the sports SUV models. Stick around for a minute and we will have a look at what it is like. Audi Q2 created a stir when first launched in 2017 and ever since we have been waiting for a performance version.

Audi SQ2 now rockets to the top of the list for small performance SUVs with a distinctive style and outstanding performance at a reasonable price

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Rob Fraser – General dogsbody & Director Rob is the founder of the business. He constantly mutters something about way too many red wines one evening being to blame. Often known for taking the 4WD in the driveway over the sports car, he has travelled pretty much everywhere in Australia and when he is bored goes for a drive. He first learned to drive on the farm in a left hand drive WW11 Jeep when he was 11, and was hooked on 4WDriving way back then. In addition to 4WD he is an avid motoring enthusiast and has maintained a strong interest in the industry ever since his teens. He has owned way too many cars in his time as well. Having previously lived at the top of corporate life he retired in 2000 and hasn’t put a suit and tie on since. Cars are his passion so why not have a business doing what you love he figures. He has towed either a caravan or camper trailer to most parts of Australia, has run guided tours for camper trailers’ and instructed drivers in off road towing.