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Bollywood actor Saurabh Shukla buys an Audi Q2 premium SUV

Bollywood actor Saurabh Shukla who is known for his roles in films like Jolly LLB, Barfi, PK, Slumdog Millionaire has bought a new car for himself. It is an Audi Q2 luxury SUV. The images were shared by the dealership on social media platforms.

Bollywood actor Saurabh Shukla buys an Audi Q2 premium SUV

In the pictures, we can see a white coloured Audi Q2. Saurabh also got some goodies from the Audi dealership and he also celebrated by cutting a cake. We can see him taking the delivery of the premium SUV. It is still not clear which variant Saurabh opted for. Before this Saurabh has been spotted in a Mahindra XUV500 SUV. So, it can be said that Saurabh prefers SUVs over sedans.

The Q2 is currently the most affordable vehicle in Audi’s line-up. It is also the smallest SUV in its portfolio. The price of Q2 starts at Rs. 34.99 lakhs ex-showroom and goes up to Rs. 48.89 lakhs ex-showroom.

Bollywood actor Saurabh Shukla buys an Audi Q2 premium SUV

Despite being a luxury vehicle, the Q2 is offered in a wide variety of variants. There is Standard, Premium, Premium I, Premium II, and Technology. You can also get the Standard variant with a panoramic sunroof.

It is offered only with a 2.0-litre petrol engine that is turbocharged. The engine produces 190 PS of max power and 320 Nm of peak torque. It comes mated to a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox that drives all four wheels.

Bollywood actor Saurabh Shukla buys an Audi Q2 premium SUV

If you find the numbers to be familiar then that is because the same engine is used on Skoda Octavia, Skoda Superb, Volkswagen Tiguan and Skoda Kodiaq. The Q2 can hit 100 kmph in 6.5 seconds and has a top speed of 228 kmph. There are also five driving modes on offer. There is Comfort, Dynamic, Auto, Individual and Efficiency.

Audi Q2 competes against Mercedes-Benz GLA, Volvo XC40 and BMW X1. But the Q2 is significantly more affordable than its competitors. It still comes with loads of equipment.

Bollywood actor Saurabh Shukla buys an Audi Q2 premium SUV

The SUV comes with Progressive Steering, LED headlamps with LED Daytime Running Lamps, headlamp washers, LED tail lamps with sequential turn indicators, multi-function steering wheel, ambient lighting, dual-zone climate control, digital instrument cluster and infotainment system

Moreover, there are 17-inch alloy wheels, brushed aluminium on the dashboard, heated outside rearview mirrors, auto-dimming rearview mirror, 8 speakers, rear parking camera, front and rear parking sensors, electronic parking brake and aluminium scuff plates.

Audi sold out first batch of their electric vehicles

Audi brought two electric vehicles to the Indian market. There is an e-Tron electric SUV and e-Tron GT. Both the vehicles are sold out for January 2022 and Audi has already started accepting bookings for the rest of 2022.

Bollywood actor Saurabh Shukla buys an Audi Q2 premium SUV

Both the vehicles are being imported as CBU or Completely Built Units. Because of this, they are priced quite high. The e-Tron SUV starts at Rs. 99.99 lakhs ex-showroom and goes up to Rs. 1.18 Crores ex-showroom. It competes against Mercedes-Benz EQC and Jaguar I-Pace.

Bollywood actor Saurabh Shukla buys an Audi Q2 premium SUV

The Audi e-Tron GT is an electric sports car with four doors. So, it is quite practical. The e-Tron GT is priced at Rs. 1.79 Crores ex-showroom and RS e-Tron GT priced at Rs. 2.04 Crores ex-showroom. Indian cricketer, Virat Kohli who is also the brand ambassador of Audi India also owns a blue coloured e-Tron GT and a red coloured e-Tron GT.