On-test: New Q5 leads Audi’s plug-in hybrid charge

Sales of hybrids are set to soar next year, and with the impressively powerful and refined Q5 TFSI e, Audi is ready is ready for the transition

27th September, 2020
On-test: New Q5 leads Audi’s plug-in hybrid charge
The Audi Q5 TFSI e: this is a well-mannered SUV in all guises, but with the plug-in hybrid powertrain, its refinement takes a tangible step up

Government-set deadlines are accelerating the move to electric cars around the world. Here in Ireland, the intention is for all new cars sold from 2030 to be electric.

While that goal has never looked entirely achievable, it certainly focuses the mind on how we get from a market still quite taken with petrol and diesel transport to one where zero emissions driving is the norm. After all, not everyone is ready, or can afford, to...

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