Dubbed one of the best cars of 2017, news of the upcoming 2017 Audi Q7 RS has left the industry bubbling with expectations. Considering the designers still have more time to fine tune this machine, probably, this car is going to be one of the biggest selling road machines from Audi come 2017.
2017 Audi Q7 RS – Exterior and Interior Design
Our sources privy to the design claims that this SUV will get a major facelift and an array of mechanical updates. The exterior presentation is going to look more fascinating and the addition of sophisticated features and impressive exterior colors will further take the car’s appearance to another level. With the use of carbon fiber, magnesium, titanium, and aluminum, the car is going to be lightweight. The front part is also going to witness massive changes; the end will now spot lowly placed and striking grille, LED headlamps, large air intakes and wider fog lights. The rear part will not be left out; we are going to see a modern and sports exhaust system, revised spoiler and LED taillights. Other amazing extra features include pronounced side sills, well-crafted door handles, and stylish side mirrors.
When it comes to the inside, we all should expect to see all the crazy and wild things that most RS models often come with. We are talking about flat bottom steering wheel that is wrapped in Alcantara, sporty seats all wrapped in the same and upgraded surfaces among others. On top of all these; the cabin is also going to be larger than you think. Considered a family luxury cat, the new 2017 Audi Q7 RS will be quite spacious just enough to accommodate at least 7 passengers together with a few belongings. When it comes to technology, as always, this car is not going to disappoint at all. It will come fitted with the latest automotive features like larger display screen, Navigation system, LED lighting, automatic climate control, Bluetooth, USB ports, Wi-Fi and connection options like Smartphone app integration.
2017 Audi Q7 RS – Engine Specs
For now, what will be under the hood is still a complete unknown, but our sources indicate that it could be anything from a high output TDI to a TFSI engine. The most likely unit because it makes a lot of sense is the 4.0-liter TFSI V8 from the RS6 Avant, which can produce up to 552 hp and 526 lb-ft of torque. This is enough power to propel this ride to 60 mph in just 3.9 seconds. The engine will also have high fuel economy which will give users the opportunity to spend lesser on fuel and EPA ratings is estimated to be around 20 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway.
2017 Audi Q7 RS – Release Date and Price
The new 2017 Audi Q7 RS is expected to be officially released towards the end of this year, 2016 or in the early months of 2017. When it comes to price, with no official information on what the company will do when it comes to engine, pinpointing the exact price of this model is nearly impossible. However, word has it that we could see a starting price of $80,000 going up.