While BMW plans to launch its new X6 and attempt to take a position among the top end luxury crossovers, Audi refuses to step back. Yet to be revealed and left for sale, this heavily camouflaged 2018 Audi Q7 portrays a coupe-like design with the performance and appearance of a luxury SUV. Spy photos reveal that this new vehicle is smarter in technological aspects and lighter than before. Whether it will help Audi defeat BMW and Mercedes in this segment depends on what it packs inside.
The 2018 Audi Q7 has seen to house newer grille sets and advanced LED lighting. A lightweight design means that it will be easier to handle especially the corners. Additionally, it helps reduce drag and thus Q7 can accelerate faster than its predecessor. Issues that concern a potential customer include fuel economy figures. The car maker has promised a better mileage for this new vehicle which is a strong reason why customers might be interested to read on. Read mode about 2018 SUV models.
2018 Audi Q7 Powertrain
There will be hosts of options for this new vehicle, sources claim. Among them, the trim just above the base variant will run on a 3.0 L V6 turbo diesel engine. It will be capable of producing an excess of 270 HP. The more powerful supercharged model will produce 350 HP and 400 lb-ft of torque. This might be connected to an 8-speed auto transmission.
The base model Audi Q7 2018 will be FWD while higher trims might have AWD. Rumors are on that this new vehicle might also be released in a newer hybrid version with the inclusion of a plugin motor along with the diesel. Car enthusiasts claim that the hybrid might be capable of producing and excess of 400 HP and about 500 lb-ft of torque.
2018 Q7 SUV Design
Car enthusiasts claim that this new vehicle will be more spacious than its predecessor. This means that passengers will have larger head and leg rooms. Drivers will also be at ease with the new range of comfort seats. Audi Q7 2018 will be capable of providing room for 7 passengers.
The interiors are all packed with the latest features that guarantee maximum comfort and entertainment. The full leather upholstered interior includes classy steering wheels and stylish comfortable seats. Infotainment will be managed by an 8-inch touch screen coupled with 14 speaker arrangement. 2018 Audi Q7 will be illuminated from the interior with OLED lighting and sets of parking cameras are also provided.
Audi Q7 Price
From the outside, it looks more like a typical Audi vehicle only a bit more on the length. Car fans will be enthralled by the beautiful curvy appearance of this car. Although details of its exterior are not yet available, it is rumored to add newer bumpers and rear spoilers for drag.
2018 Audi Q7 will be sporting 19-inch alloy wheels and power mirrors. Expect this new vehicle to arrive markets by Q4 2017. It will be viable at a very competitive price of $54,000 for the base model. Higher models might cost an excess of $70,000.