The 2013 Audi Q7 is a full-size, seven-passenger luxury SUV. The 2013 Audi Q7 is available in Premium Plus, Premium and Prestige trims, with slight differences depending on whether you opt for the TDI or 3.0T engines. The 2013 Audi Q7 Premium comes standard with 18-inch alloy wheels, rear parking sensors, roof rails, electric tailgate, heated mirrors, automatic wipers, dual-zone automatic climate control, 8-way power front seats with heating and four-way lumbar, leather , tilt-telescopic steering wheel, a sliding / reclining 40/20/40 split second-row seats and an auto-dimming rearview mirror. The Electronic features include Bluetooth phone connectivity, Audi Multi Media Interface (MMI) and a 11-speaker sound system with console-mounted six-disc CD changer in-dash single CD player, satellite radio and an iPod interface. The Premium TDI gets 19-inch wheels and additional exterior chrome trim.
The 2013 Audi Q7 Premium Plus wins adaptive xenon headlights, a panoramic sunroof, LED daytime running lights, a rear view camera, front parking sensors, the auto-dimming and power-folding exterior mirrors, driver memory functions, Audi Connect, a navigation system and a Bose surround-sound audio system with HD radio and DVD audio. The warm weather package adds a deep hue panoramic sunroof, four-zone climate control and manual sunshades for the rear doors and the tailgate.
The 2013 Audi Q7 TDI Prestige adds 20-inch wheels, headlights, keyless ignition / entry, a blind-spot warning system, power tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, ventilated front seats and the warm weather package. The 3.0TS Prestige Line adds these additional elements, and a powerful supercharged V6 3.0T than the other panels, different 20-inch wheels, headlamp cleaning system and special S line exterior trim and styling flourishes. The S line items are in an option package on the TDI Prestige available. More possibilities for both Prestige panels include an adaptive air suspension, 21-inch wheels, the adaptive cruise control, a corner view camera, a 14-speaker Bang & Olufsen surround sound system and a S Line package, the particular interior complements. Some features offered on the upper trim levels available on the lower shell. Optional for all trims are rear side airbags, a tow package and a cold weather package, which adds the heated rear seats and a heated steering wheel.
2013 Audi Q7 Interior
The interior of the 2013 Audi Q7 gets high marks for its design and use of premium materials. The hyphen clearly built around the driver and controls are pretty easy to work with some practice. In terms of comfort adult-sized passengers will be accommodated in the first two rows. The third line, but is only suitable for small children; most competitors offer a lot more space. In addition, cargo space falls behind the competition, folded flat with only 72.5 cubic meters of space with the second and third row, that’s about the same as a Honda CR-V.
2013 Audi Q7 Engine
The 2013 Audi Q7 power up with Premium and Premium Plus is a supercharged 3.0-liter V6 that generate 280 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque. The 2013 Audi Q7 3.0TS line version of this engine increases power to 333 hp and 325 lb-ft of torque. The 8-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive as standard. In performance testing, a 3.0T Premium went from zero to 60 mph in 6.9 seconds – an average time for this segment. EPA-estimated fuel economy for both versions of the 3.0T is 16 mpg city / 22 mpg highway and 18 combined mpg. The 2013 Audi Q7 TDI Power is supplied by a 3.0-liter turbodiesel V6 producing 240 hp and a robust 406 pounds-ft of torque. Fuel consumption will be on 17/25/20.
2013 Audi Q7 Safety
Standard safety features on the 2013 Audi Q7 are antilock brakes, the stability and traction control, front seat side airbags, the side curtain airbags and rear parking sensors. The rearview camera is standard on Premium Plus and Prestige trim, while a blind-spot warning system is standard on the Prestige. Second row side airbags are optional on all trims.
In brake testing both the 2013 Audi Q7 3.0T and TDI came to a stop from 60 mph in 132 feet, which is for SUVs in this class long. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave the Q7 with the highest rating of “Good” in both frontal-offset and side crash tests.