Audi A7: Redefining Luxury Sedans
Sleek and stealthy. If there was ever a way to describe the perfect car, this would be it and that car is the 2017 Audi A7 Sportback. Audi has been releasing back to back luxury sedans, each sleeker than the previous. The latest Audi A7 is the embodiment of undiminished practicality meets classy chic.
The A7 is a hatchback version of the Audi A6, except this time it is an amalgamation of precise steering, a flawless 3.0 liter engine and a spacious interior. At this point, you might be wondering what sets it apart from other sedans. Well, if its sleek beauty, limo length and five door coupe isn’t reason enough, then let me tell you what you’re really getting with this handsome sedan. With a trio of V6 diesels – a 201bhp, 242bhp and a 315bhp bi-turbo version, the Audi A7 can be gained in either S-line, SE Executive or Black Edition trims.
The A7 has plenty of grip in case you are driving at slippery conditions, and for that, it’s powerful Quattro four-wheel drive system does an excellent job. At $69,750 for Premium Plus, $72,300 for Prestige and $77,500 for Competition, it is more expensive than the A6. If you’re thinking about money at this point, you shouldn’t need to worry. Because if it is efficiency you seek, the solitary front-wheel drive model is the 3.0-litre TDI Ultra, which is in fact cheaper than your A6. You buy any version of A7, be sure that it will be fast thanks to its 3.0-litre punchy engines.
Efficiency being atop the cheekiness of this beast, you will get built in standard of Audi’s seven-speed S tronic dual-clutch automatic gearbox, while getting the BiTDI diesel model if you want to buy the eight-speed automatic instead. But don’t worry, you will not be deprived of Audi’s trademark LED headlights and large grille at the front and retractable spoiler at the back. And for the moral police in you, you will get Audi’s dynamic Matrix LED headlights containing 24 individual bulbs to improve your visibility and sensors that dim automatically to avoid distressing other drivers. This particular model has a good amount of standard equipment so you don’t even have to worry about having an overall exciting experience. Through its Multi-Media Interface infotainment system, HD sat-nav system, Bluetooth, a DAB radio, 19-inch alloy wheels, cruise and four-zone climate control, Drive Select system, keyless go and front and rear parking sensors, you don’t even have to worry.
The Audi A7 is an automatic standout in front of some of the most sought after sedans in the market. And that is expectedly so. We are talking about a first class luxury sedan that is not only efficient and sleek, but also green. It claims to emit a mere 124g/km of CO2, with a 58.9mpg return. Now that’s impressive! In addition to that, it has an energy recovery stop-start system which will provide you with a sense of security like no other.
This season, make sure that you come out roaring with this respectable is 4,974mm long, 1,911mm wide and 1,420mm tall Audi A7 sedan, and feel as powerful as this beast.