AWE TUNING Q5 3.0T SETS QUARTER MILE WORLD RECORD; SPARE TIRE, STOCK WHEELS, BABY SEAT
AWE TUNING Q5 3.0T SETS 1/4 MILE WORLD RECORD; SPARE TIRE, STOCK WHEELS, BABY SEAT
Rising Sun, Maryland
May 2, 2014
The AWE Tuning in-house 2013 Audi Q5 3.0T broke new ground on April 23rd 2014 at NHRA Certified Cecil County Dragway with a 12.502 quarter mile at 109.52 MPH, on 93 octane fuel, at full weight including spare tire and stock wheels and tires. This time is the fastest quarter mile time to date for a 3.0T Audi Q5 powered vehicle, outright.
“From soccer practice to the drag strip, our in house development Q5 is a family car with perfect daily driving manners,” states Jesse Kramer, Vice President of Marketing. “Spare tire was in there, stock wheels and tires, 93 octane. Ready to commute.”
The build on the AWE Tuning Audi Q5 3.0T is as follows:
- AWE Tuning Audi Q5 3.0T S-FLO Filter
- AWE Tuning Audi Q5 3.0T S-FLO Carbon Cover
- AWE Tuning 3.0T Stage 2 Performance Pulley Kit
- AWE Tuning Q5 3.0T Touring Edition Exhaust (pre-release production version)
- Britax Frontier 85 Combination Harness-2-Booster Seat
- G.I.A.C. Stage 2 Performance Software
“This run underscores AWE Tuning’s philosophy of producing products to create the finest performing daily drivers… It doesn’t get more daily driver than this.”
The run was done with a D/A of 74, and a 185lb driver.
The official video footage of the world record-setting run
About AWE Tuning
AWE Tuning is the authority in performance engineering for German automobiles. From award winning hand-crafted performance exhausts to track tested big turbo kits to vetted performance products including GIAC, Bilstein, H&R, Brembo and more, AWE Tuning innovates, designs, retails and distributes choice performance products globally through it’s preferred network of dealers, online and from its headquarters outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Since 1991, AWE Tuning's elite team of researchers, engineers, innovators and drivers have track-tested and introduced premium performance upgrades for some of the finest automobiles in the world.