As the days go by, the popularity of first class sedans is continuously getting higher. This is because global economy has been growing tremendously enabling people to be able to afford these premium cars. This trend has even brought about tight competition among auto makers in this segment. That is why Audi, through its superior sedan the A7, plans to launch a new A7 model which will be able to withstand the challenges from its rivals. This new sedan will be known as the 2016 Audi A7 and it will attract people who love to drive special sedans. This car shall be an all new generation of a successful sedan and it is expected to come with some serious improvements. The car will be offered as a four door hatchback. It will be offered in three trims namely all of which will use the all wheel drive and the automatic transmission mode.
2016 AUDI A7: REDESIGN EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR
This coupe will feature a more aggressive front fascia which is highlighted by the refreshed single frame grille, a modern thin and trapezoidal exhaust outlets, new bumpers and standard LED headlights. The auto also features restyled tail lights which present a more horizontal and angular appearance above its new exhaust pipes.
Inside this new generation model, the automaker will extensively use new high tech materials such as aluminum and walnut wood as well as Valcona leather. Similarly, Audi’s MMI infotainment system with navigation will be offered as standard. This feature is linked to a power retractable 8 inch monitor and it comes with Audi connect and Internet via a 4G LTE connection that offers an integrated Wi-Fi hotspot for up to eight mobile devices. As for the optional features, they include heads-up display and a superior audio system. This car will have about 540 liters of cargo space while the rear seats are up and about 1,400 liters when the rear seats are folded down. In all 2016 Audi A7 trims, the cabins will be offered with decorative aspects in form of the new flint gray and cedar brown leather which will be provided in a custom-made cross-stitch pattern. For more relaxing travel in this new model, buyers will get a fully ventilated comfort seats with programmable 5-mode massage ability.
2016 AUDI A7: ENGINE OPTIONS
This stylish auto which will come as an al wheel drive will run on a number of engine options. One of them will be a 3.0 liter supercharged V6 which will produce 310 horsepower and 333 pounds-feet of torque. There will also be a 3.0 liter TDI with over 240 horsepower and a 4.0 liter twin turbo V8 with over 450 horsepower. Te automaker will offer a ZF 8 speed automatic torque converter for the U.S market while buyers in other markets will be offered with a seven speed dual clutch automatic transmission.
2016 Audi A7: Release Date, Price, Competitors
This car will compete against other sedans like the BMW 6 Series Grand Coupe and Mercedes Benz CLS. 2016 Audi A7 will be unveiled within the first quarter of 2016. As for the price, the automaker has not confirmed it yet but it is likely to go for about $ 65 000.