2017 Audi Q7 – Review, Price, Release Date

Audi Company will once again surprise us with its new amazing model. It is a 2017 Audi Q7 which is going to appear fully upgraded.

Changes and exterior

2017 Audi Q7 is a luxury crossover which will represent the second generation model.  It will show many changes inside, outside and under the hood. It will appear with sportier look, nicely designed interior and with better fuel efficiency. One of the major improvements will be weight reduction. It will ride on MLB platform. And because of the usage of aluminum, high strength steel and other light weight materials, it will be lighter for around 475 pounds.  This will affect its fuel economy, performance and handling which will be much improved now. When it comes to exterior design, new Audi will look more like a wagon. It will keep its familiar look, but with more modern lines. Its dimensions will stay pretty much the same as the first generation model. The front end will feature a large hexagonal grille and new headlamps. They will get xenon HID, LED or matrix LED lighting. On the rear end we will notice new trapezoidal exhaust pipes. The side mirrors will be heated, power-adjustable and folding.  2017 Audi Q7 will ride on 21-inch wheels. It will be available in three trim levels. Those are: Premium, Premium Plus and Prestige.

2017 Audi Q7 side

2017 Audi Q7 design of interior

Inside, 2017 Audi Q7 will be in the top of the class. It provides comfortable ride and remarkable interior design. It is one of the quietest vehicles in its class. This full size SUV is able to welcome seven passengers in three rows of seats. The third row will be improved now providing more head and leg room than before. It will get many modern features. Some of the standard equipment will be three-zone automatic climate control, a sunroof, a rearview camera, parking system etc. Higher trim levels will get navigation, Bose sound system, an 8.3-inch TFT color infotainment system, keyless start, stop and entry and so on.

2017 Audi Q7 dashboard

Engine and performance

2017 Audi Q7 will be offered with two engines. The first is a 3.0-liter V6 TFSI supercharged engine. It will be able to make 333 horsepower and 324 pound-feet of torque. The second is a 3.0-liter V6 TDI turbocharged engine. This one will produce 272 horsepower and 442 pound-feet of torque. Engines will be coupled to an 8-speed automatic gearbox.

2017 Audi Q7 rear

Release date and price

2017 Audi Q7 should hit the market in early 2016. As for the price, it will start at $55,000 and it will go up to $65,000 for the higher trim levels.

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