Engine: turbocharged 3.0-liter V6
Transmission/drive: 7-speed dual clutch automated manual transmission
Fuel economy: 35 mpg
The appearance of the new Audi A7 Sportback is able to give aesthetic pleasure to anyone. It combines the smooth lines of classic models and sharp edges that make the image particularly expressive. On the hood there are 4 aerodynamic lines standing out well. Two side lines run to the base of the grille, and the two center lines point to the famous Audi logo.
The six-sided grille with chrome edging gives the “face” of the car a resolute expression.
Elegant, futuristic look of the new Audi A7 Sportback is provided not only by improved geometry, but also by a unique illumination technology. For the headlights high-power HD Matrix LED are used. LEDs are distributed in 12 segments, they consume very little electricity and provide bright lighting in any weather. Intelligent control automatically maintains the power of light necessary for safe movement.
The windows have a shiny chrome edging. Rear-view mirrors have stems, which gives the car a sporty look.
Wheels can have 8 different types of design.
The car's stern has a spectacular duck tail, an automatic retractable spoiler and a beautiful narrow strip of diode lights that glow when driving.
The interior of the new sedan allows you to enjoy all advantages of the latest multimedia technology. The car has an intuitive MMI High system, which was specifically designed for Audi. The system is equipped with large HD-screens with dimensions of 10.1 inches and 8.6 inches. The infotainment system is controlled by a large top screen. The lower screen of a slightly smaller size is used for climate control, and functions that ensure the comfort of passengers and the driver. The instrument panel is fully digital.
The gearbox selector is made of aluminum and has a stylish leather trim.
The interior design is completely updated and differs significantly from previous models. The space is trimmed with Milano or Valcona leather, wooden and aluminum inserts. Leather trim can be in five different colors. Wooden inserts can be made of ash, birch or walnut.
The seats have a comfortable mechanical adjustment. Buyers are offered various seat options: comfortable, sporty and S-version. Electrical control can be ordered as an option.
Three rear seats have separate climate control, there is a 12V socket and two USB ports. Individual settings are made using a small touch screen.
A three-liter turbocharged TFSI engine delivers 340 horsepower at 5000 rpm and 369 lb-ft of torque at 1,370 rpm. In addition to this engine, the Audi A7 Sportback has a seven-speed robotized S-Tronic gearbox, which today is considered the best technology for gearboxes. Thanks to it, switching speeds occurs almost instantly. The car accelerates very smoothly, without jolts and without a sudden loss of speed.
It takes less than one second to switch speeds, so acceleration is fast and smooth, and fuel is consumed very economically. Special transmission almost smooths out the moment of speed switching.
The rear wheels can be rotated, which also greatly improves the car’s steerability.
For all-wheel drive Mild Hybrid technology is used.
Acceleration to 62 mph requires only 5.3 seconds of time. As a result of security demands, the maximum speed is limited to 155 mph.
Fuel consumption does not exceed 9.1 liters in urban mode, and on the highway - 5.4 liters.
New Audi A7 Sportback proudly boasts a host of state-of-the-art technologies for comfortable and safe driving. The car is equipped with 39 electronic assistance systems.
When you open the door the system of Coming Home / Leaving Home automatically turns on the taillights, and also lights them when you press the button on the keychain. In the dark it allows a person to light the way home.
As soon as the vehicle speed exceeds 43.5 miles / hour, the main beam switches on automatically. The luminous flux is distributed in such a way as not to blind the drivers of oncoming cars.
MMI navigation plus shows 3D images using Google Earth services. The lower display of the fascia panel supports text input mode.
Optionally you can install LED contour lighting, which will highlight interior parts in different colors.
Transportation of large goods is not a problem any more. The luggage compartment is 535 liters. And if you fold the rear seatbacks, this volume increases to 1390 liters.
The trunk lid is equipped with a servo mechanism.
The new Audi A7 Sportback is one of the most advanced, comfortable and safe cars in its class. It perfectly controls everything that happens on the road, helps the driver to maneuver and park, warns about the dangers and helps to avoid them. The car has a stylish appearance, comfortable interior, roomy trunk. It is ideal for urban conditions and for long journeys.