German luxury car maker Audi has declassified second generation Q7 SUV.
World debut of the car, which, incidentally, has become more economical by 26 percent and lost weight 325 kg, is planned for the Detroit Motor Show in January 2018-2019 year.
The length of the new product built on a modular platform of the Volkswagen Group, reaches 505-year-cm, width is 197 cm and the height is limited to 174 centimeter mark.
car wheel base length is 299-year-centimeters.
Thus, the new Audi Q7 2018-2019 model year, compared with the previous generation of the SUV lost in the length and width of 3.7 and 1.5 centimeters, respectively.
However, despite the reduction in the external dimensions of the car interior became more spacious.
For example, between the seats of the second and first rows of the distance has increased by 2.1 cm, and the space above the heads increased by 2.3 centimeters behind and 4.1 centimeters in front of the cabin.
Back row seats in the new Audi Q7 2018-2019 have some adjustment.
Thus, the cushion can postpone by 11 centimeters, which is 1 cm higher than it was before, while the seatbacks can be tilted.
As an option will be available to another third row (children’s) seat, which, thanks to the electric drive can be hidden under the floor of the luggage compartment.
In five-seat cabin layout in the luggage compartment Audi Q7 2018-2019 SUV is able to accommodate up to 890 liters of luggage, and the seven-seat version of the car trunk volume is reduced to 295-year-liters.
However, if you add up the two rear rows of seats, the useful compartment capacity increases to an impressive 2075-year-liters.
The most lightweight version of the SUV Audi Q7 2018-2019 received diesel and petrol engines volume of 3.0 liters, respectively, in 1995 and weighs 1970 kilograms.
Reduce the weight of the machine was possible thanks to a new platform, made of high-strength steels and aluminum.
In addition, aluminum is used in the production of the tailgate, front fenders, hood and side doors.
By the way, only at the cost of the door it managed to reduce the weight of the car by approximately 25 kg.
The interior of the new Audi Q7 2018-2019, we note the emergence of a fully digital instrument panel borrowed from the family of TT, as well as multimedia complex MMI new generation with a large display and Nvidia graphics.
In addition, the machine is equipped with a projection screen.
SUV also received a matrix front optics in LED elements, music system Bang & Olufsen 23-watt speaker in 1920, and an entertainment system for the second row passengers.
The latter consists of two tablets with a screen diagonal of 10.1 inches with HD-camera, Bluetooth and memory to 32 GB.
Plates over Wi-Fi can be connected to the MMI multimedia complex.
The motor line SUV Audi Q7 2018-2019 German engineers included four power units – two diesel and gasoline.
Two petrol units – a TFSI engines with a displacement of 2.0 and 3.0 liters, respectively, developing about 252’s and 333’s horsepower.
With the last of the new model accelerates from zero to 100 km / h, no more than 6.1 seconds.
Diesel 6-cylinder engines have the same working volume of 3.0 liters, but give a different capacity – approximately 218 and 272 horsepower.
The maximum torque of the first of 500 Newton-meters, and the second – 600 Nm.
With 272-horsepower motors German innovation is accelerated to first “hundred” on the speedometer in 6.3 seconds, and in mixed driving conditions here consumes about 5.7 liters of fuel per 100 kilometers.
In addition, the new Audi Q7 2018-2019 will be a hybrid modification, which will get a diesel 3-liter engine to 258 hp, the electric motor of 94 kW, power lithium-ion battery capacity of 17.3 kW / h, as well as automatic 8-band transmission .
Distance travel electricity will be about 56 kilometers.
In only one electric machine can be dispersed to first “hundred” in just 6.1 seconds.
The maximum speed reaches 225 kilometers per hour.
On average, the hybrid version of the SUV consumes about 1.7 liters of fuel per 100 kilometers.
Note that on the German market for the new Audi Q7 will start receiving orders in the spring of 2018-2019 year.
Car cost will make not less than 61 000 euros.
The previous generation of the SUV is sold in Germany from 53 900 euros.