2017 Audi Q7 Will Be Even Safer Now

Audi is not much rush in order to offer a successor to its Q7 SUV. On the development of the second generation model is carefully works for many years. The new 2017 Audi Q7 is a representative of the second generation model based on MLB architecture. The new model comes with significant improvements compared to the predecessor. The biggest improvement was achieved at the level of the security and development of driver assistance systems.

The success of the previous generation model is more than remarkable. Q7 SUV has sold over 500,000 units worldwide. For this reason, Audi has not rushed to develop and offer a new generation of models. Careful planning and the development of a new model is really important for the entire VW Group. The 2017 Audi Q7 will be the basis for the development of a large number of future models of the VW Group. On this model will be based on models from Porsche, Volkswagen, Audi and Bentley.


2017 Audi Q7 Design

Audi made sure that the new Q7 is one of the models with the best and most striking design. The new design gives it a very aggressive attitude and an extravagant look. Although the 2017 Audi Q7 smaller than the previous model, that does not notice. However, the difference is only a few inches. Aggressive appearance of the vehicle, provide new grille and its boxy fenders. This bumper design very reminiscent of the legendary Audi Quattro Coupe model. With an aggressive front end of the vehicle are perfectly integrated into the silver decorative trim. If you decide to use the optional extra large wheels 20 or 21 inches, your Audi Q7 will look even better.

Significant changes compared to the previous model is to reduce the weight of vehicles. 2017 Audi Q7 is 700 pounds lighter than its predecessor. To create a body liberal use of aluminum.

2017 Audi Q7 interior


The interior of the vehicle brings a real sense of premium class. Starting from the driver’s seat, via the TFT monitor, up to a third (auxiliary) rows of seats. The interior is extremely comfortable and functional. In addition, it brings a sense of staying in a sports model like the TT and R8 models. Noise insulation is done well, but music from the audio system can listen to with relish. All in all, 2017 Audi Q7 sets new standards in its class.

2017 Audi Q7 Specs

The new Q7, with reduced weight, brings improvement of fuel economy. For the US market, Audi has prepared two exceptional engines. The Us market gets a 3.0-liter TDI diesel engine with 272 horsepower and 443 lb-ft of torque, as well as a 3.0-liter supercharged V6 engine with 333 horsepower. With both engines arrive ZF 8-speed automatic transmission. With these two engines, 2017 Q7 will receive a new 4-cylinder 2.0-liter turbocharged engine with 252 horsepower.

Diesel engine is upgraded, a known noise produced by these engines is neutralized. Version with a diesel engine, reaches 60 mph up in about 6 seconds. The European version has a speed limit of 145 mph. Estimated fuel consumption is around 32 mpg on hwy. Version of the V6 gasoline engine has an estimated EPA rating of 18 city/27 hwy mpg. These are, still, excellent figures for the US market. 2017 Audi Q7 offers AWD as standard.

Safety Features

The new safety features, will make the new model more secure than before. 2017 Audi Q7 arrives with a new Pilot Assist. This system uses radar and sensors to detect obstacles on the way. If the system detects an obstacle, pedestrian or other vehicle on the road, will inform and warn the driver. In addition to this system, the new Q7 gets a power folding mirror and the Audi Drive Select.

2017 Audi Q7 Price

The 2017 Audi Q7 base model will retail for $ 56,000. Models with higher equipment level will have a higher price.

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