The Audi Q7 is a full-size luxury crossover that. A number of components with the Volkswagen Touareg and Porsche Cayenne shares It seats seven, a pair of powerful V6 engine and an efficient turbo-diesel engine that returns 28 mpg on the highway. For the current model year, which expected to be the last for the current Audi Q7 before a redesigned model comes, changes to a full body paint and several new option packages are limited.
Audi Q7 Interior
In typical Audi fashion, the cabin of attractive and high quality materials. The instrument panel is clear and modern, and a variety of advanced technology features are available. New functions for the current model year include the latest version of the Audi MMI infotainment interface and Audi Connect, which makes the transition a mobile Wi-Fi hotspot and also includes access to Google Earth, complete with panoramic views and a high-resolution 3D satellite and aerial images.
Audi Q7 Exterior
Despite its over-sized dimensions, the large crossover avoids looking run at the bottom of the doors as a field by a sleek design elements such as a tapered roofline and raised character lines. Audi trademark over-sized grille adorns the front end and LED running lights have lit a little bling. While the Audi Q7 exterior design fool the eye appear smaller in the manufacture of the vehicle, as it is, the interior is in fact smaller than one might expect. During the first two lines are spacious and comfortable, the third-row seats are best suited for children, and only 10.2 cubic feet of cargo space with all seats in the upright position. Fold the rear seats and a more substantial 42 cubic meters available, while folding the second row and 72.5 cubic feet total unlocked.
Audi Q7 Engine
The Audi Q7 base has a 280 hp V6 295 Nm of torque supercharged 3.0-liter. This engine will take the Q7 from a stop to 60 mph in 7.7 seconds, while the fuel economy at 16 mpg in the city and 22 mpg on the highway rated. For the Audi Q7 S-line Q7 3.0 TFSI engine to 333 hp and 325 lb-ft of torque is uprated, but retains the same fuel economy ratings. Acceleration to 60 mph is rushed to 6.9 seconds.
The final engine option is a 3.0-liter “TDI” V6 turbo diesel. This mill was upgraded to the latest model year with 15 extra horsepower for a total of 240 ponies. Torque remains an impressive 406 pounds-ft. Fuel consumption is also newly improved and is located now rated on the highway at 19 mpg in the city and 28 mpg. Although his alleged zero-to-60 mph time is an inconspicuous 8.5 seconds or rare in the real world of TDI lacks power thanks to the abundance of torque. All three engines move over an eight-speed automatic transmission and feature Audi’s Quattro all-wheel drive as standard. Maximum towing capacity is 5500 pounds. Standard or £ 6,600. with the available trailer hitch package.
Audi Q7 Trim Level
The Audi Q7 is in Premium, Premium Plus and Prestige trim levels. The Premium contains a variety of standard features, such as: leather upholstery, the heated and electrically adjustable front seats, dual-zone climate control, 11-speaker AM / FM / CD / SiriusXM stereo with AUX and USB inputs, a power lift-gate , Bluetooth connectivity, rear parking sensors, Audi MMI infotainment system, the xenon headlights and 18-inch alloy wheels.
The Audi Q7 Premium TDI provides additional outdoor chromium and 19-inch wheels on this list. If this list is not enough, an upgrade to the Premium Plus trim level will add: navigation with Audi connect, the Bose surround sound system with HD radio, a rear view camera, front parking sensors, a panoramic sunroof, auto-dimming and -Folding power mirrors, LED daytime running lights. The trim can be improved with the warm weather package that brings four-zone climate control, manual sunshades for the rear window and tailgate and a tinted sunroof oanoramic.
The Audi Q7 Prestige brings the stronger gasoline V6 (TDI is optional) and ventilated front seats, the proximity key, a power tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, a blind-spot warning system, warm weather package, cornering lights and 20-inch wheels. The S-Line package includes a gloss black grille, 21-inch titanium-finish shod wheels with performance tires, matt black aluminum rails and around exterior windows, black roof lining, S line front and rear bumper trim, brushed aluminum interior inlays and a three- spoke multi-function steering wheel with shift paddles. Cold Weather Package brings a heated steering wheel and heated rear seats.
New for the latest model year is the off-road style package. Available on Premium Plus models and features black on black outer lens elements, roof rail, off-road style fender flares, bumpers and stainless steel underride protection, and 20-inch 5-spoke S line Titanium-finished wheels and all-season tires.
Also new is the Sport Style Plus package that is offered on premium models and includes black outer lens elements, roof rails black, unique front and rear bumpers and fenders, oval exhaust tailpipes and 21-inch 5-segment-spoke gloss black -fertigen wheels. The Audi Q7 luxury package enhances the interior with extended leather treatments and a contrast-stitched black Alcantara headliner. Stand-alone options include a 14-speaker, 505 watt Bang & Olufsen Sound System, heated rear seats, a rear-seat entertainment system, rear side airbags and power running boards.
Audi Q7 Safety
Dual front, side and side curtain airbags are standard, as well as the traction and stability control systems. Regardless of the choice of engine giants to 130 mph top speed will be limited. ABS and EBD-enhanced four-wheel ventilated disc brakes are also standard, although the Prestige trim comes with upgraded brakes for maximum stopping power.