2016 Audi Q7 e-tron 3.0 TDI quattro will arrive on the market in early 2016. The Audi company in early 2015, at the NAIAS in Detroit, presented the second generation Q7 SUV models. The new model has attracted enormous attention on itself, both visitors and critics. Yet the greatest attention, with great sympathy, drew mentioned 2016 Audi Q7 e-tron 3.0 TDI quattro.
Many share the opinion that the new generation Q7 SUV, made a big step forward compared to its predecessor. The 2016 Audi Q7 is 325 kg lighter than its predecessor, plus up to 26% more economical. In addition, the new generation of Audi’s largest SUV models, offers a large selection of powertrains. In the offer, the 3.0-liter TDI diesel engine in two versions, as well as the TFSI petrol engines 2.0 liter and 3.0 liter. A weaker version of the 3.0 TDI diesel engine develops 218 horsepower and 500 Nm of torque. Stronger 3.0-liter TDI engine develops 272 hp and 600 Nm of torque. With this engine, the new Q7 arrives to 100 km/h in 6.3 seconds and a top speed of 235 km/h. Fuel consumption is 5.7 l/100 km, while CO2 emissions are 149 g/km. 2.0 TFSI petrol engine develops 252 hp and 370 Nm, while the 3.0-liter TFSI engine developing 333 hp and 440 Nm of torque. Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h is 6.1 seconds, fuel consumption 7.7 l/100 km and 179 g/km CO2 emissions and maximum vehicle speed is 250 km/h.
2016 Audi Q7 e-tron 3.0 TDI quattro – Specs
This hybrid version of the new Q7, after all deserves the greatest attention. The hybrid system consists of the 3.0 TDI engine, electric motor of 94 kW, li-ion battery capacity of 17.3 kWh, quattro drive and an eight-speed tiptronic transmission. The combined power of the hybrid system is 374 horsepower and 700 Nm of torque. In hybrid mode driving, acceleration to 100 km/h in 6 seconds, while the maximum vehicle speed of 225 km/h. 2016 Audi Q7 e-tron 3.0 TDI quattro has the option of driving, using only electric cars. In this cycle, the vehicle is able to cross up to 56 km. With excellent performance, has a very low fuel consumption of 1.7 l/100 km and CO2 emissions of 50 g/km.
2016 Audi Q7 e-tron 3.0 TDI quattro – Redesign
The new generation of vehicles arriving with a complete redesign, the new platform and changing dimensions. The new Q7 is set to MLB Evo platform, which is responsible for reducing the overall weight of the vehicle. 2016 Audi Q7 e-tron 3.0 TDI quattro has the dimensions of 505 cm/197 cm/174 cm – l/w/h, while the wheelbase 299 cm. Compared to the previous model, the dimensions of the vehicle are reduced, but the space inside the vehicle increased. There is more space between the first and second rows of seats, while all the passengers have more room for the head. The vehicle has a large luggage space. Depending on the number of passengers, luggage space is changing its volume. For example, when in use, all seven seats, the trunk volume is 295 liters. By folding third row seats, luggage space increases to 890 liters. The maximum load capacity of 2,075 liters, obtained by folding the second and third rows of seats.
Design 2016 Audi Q7 etron 3.0 TDI quattro is decorated with Xenon lights and LED Matrix. The vehicle has a different interior and significantly, compared to the first generation model. The interior is characterized by premium materials and a digital instrument panel, which is modeled on the new Audi TT model. In addition to modern design and quality workmanship and equipment, the vehicle is equipped with the most advanced driver assistance systems, safety systems and entertainment systems.