Less than a decade in Ingolstadt production, the Audi Q5 has hit the major milestone of a million units produced. Of the roughly 650 automobiles that were output by the Ingolstadt plant yesterday, one of them was the millionth Audi Q5.
It was the SQ5 variant in particular, packing a 3.0 TDI engine with 313 hp and 649 of torque, finished in the alluring Sepang Blue tone that was popularized by the current generation RS3.
Besides Ingolstadt, the Audi Q5 is also produced in China and India for their respective regional markets. With these production sites in mind, the figure is closer to 1.6 million Audi Q5s produced over the past 8 years or so. Audi's plant in Mexico will begin production of the Q5 as well by the end of next month.