COMPETITION IS ESCALATING IN THE SUV MARKET

COMPETITION IS ESCALATING IN THE SUV MARKET

IN THE SUV MARKET, WHICH PRESENTS A RAPID GROWTH, NEW MODELS ONE AFTER ANOTHER ARE BEING OFFERED TO OUR COUNTRY’S MARKET. HERE ARE THE NEWEST MODELS OF THE MARKET…

The new options in the SUV market, which is growing rapidly in Europe and our country, is causing the competition in the market to flare up. In the market, where new models from middle class SUVs to the most luxurious options are being offered for sale, it is possible to find an SUV suitable for any budget and expectation. Here are the new SUV models that have newly joined the competition in our country…

AUDI Q5 IS PRETENTIOUS IN THE LUXURY CLASS
The 1st generation of Audi Q5, which was the most sold SUV model in its own class worldwide, is now being offered for sale in Turkey with its renewed second generation. The featured innovations of the new Q5 are wide scale information, entertainment, and drive support systems such as its efficient engines, Quattro the four wheel drive system with advanced technology, air suspension that have adaptive shock absorbers. The new Q5, which was first offered in Turkey with its 2.0 lt TDI 190 horse power Quattro engine option, will take its place in galleries in the near future with the 2.0 TFSI 252 HP engine option. The price of the new model starts from 367 thousand TL and goes up to 377 thousand TL with the high equipment package. The new Q5 offers a wide interior space where 5 people may travel with ease. The new Audi Q5’s trunk capacity has increased by 10lt compared to its predecessor and can change between 550 lt and 610 lt depending on the usage of the back seats and can increase up to 1.550 lt when the back seats are folded.

THE CLASS LEADER HAS FINALLY OBTAINED AUTOMATIC
The Dacia Duster, which is the bestselling model of its class in our country, has finally obtained its long awaited automatic transmission. The Duster that has a dual-clutch EDC transmission and a 110 HP 1.5 lt. dCi diesel engine has started being sold, starting at 82.900 TL. Dacia has started offering the EDC (Efficient Dual Clutch) automatic gear option for the Duster that its customers have been requesting for a long time in this market. The 6 gear automatic EDC, brings together the comfort and smoothness of a dual-clutch auto gearbox with the fuel efficiency and low CO2 emission rate of a manual gearbox. The EDC gearbox technology offers extra comfort and good reactions. The EDC also has a hill holder feature. As the 1.5 EDC 4×2 110 HP version of the Duster begins at 82.900TL, the highest level equipped version of the series increases the price up to 85.400 TL.

SPANISH STYLE OFF-ROAD
The competition between small town SUVs, which increase their margin every day in Europe and in our country, is heating up. While manufacturers who want a larger place in this class renew their models, brands like SEAT that are new to this class are firing up the competition. The representative of the Spanish brand SEAT that is the newest member in making sales in our country in this class is the Ateca. The Ateca that its starting price has been announced to be 116 thousand TL can be purchased in diesel or gasoline, four or two wheel drive and manual or DSG transmission versions. The version of Ateca Xcellence looks like the candidate to be the prominent SUV among the ones competing in the C segment with its turbocharged 1,4 liter engine 150 HP DSG transmission, and a crowded standard technical and safety equipment package and option list.