Audi’s A7 didn’t start the coupe-like sedan trend, however with its muscular proportions, stunning appearing and Kammback back it managed to make us almost forget the section’s progenitor, the Mercedes-Benz CLS. Now the good-looking four-door will go through a total redesign. Prototypes for the new A7 have actually been out and about for some months.
This Year, though, we have our very first take a look at a prototype for the stylish S7. We understand this model is for the S7 since of its huge wheels and brakes. A close up on the front wheel reveals a brake disc that fills the whole of the wheel housing and a caliper that almost covers the diameter. There are likewise four exhaust tips at the rear, a signature design quality for Audi’s S cars.
2019 Audi S7 Design
The new A7 will be developed on Audi’s MLB Evo platform, an architecture that is said to save as much as 200 pounds from the architecture it replaces while supporting a wide range of telematics, infotainment, and driving-assistance technologies. It likewise underpins the A5, A6, Q5, and Q7 in addition to the next-generation A8 (which will precede the A7 to market).
Inside, there are numerous extra aspects inspired by the Prologue concept, however Audi chief designer informed us the interior will be “even more futuristic.” Positive elements will consist of swiping functions for the screen and a number of thin-film-transistor (TFT) shows that might utilize OLED technology. The offered suite of help systems will include a function to summon the car from, state, a tight garage area, a parlor trick that is wildly popular amongst Tesla followers.
2019 Audi S7 Engine
It’s unclear exactly what engine is lurking beneath the hood however a safe bet based upon the exhaust note in the spy video is Volkswagen Group’s new twin-turbocharged 2.9-liter V-6 that made its launching in the 2017 Porsche Panamera 4S, where it provides a healthy 440 horse power. Expect a similar output in the new S7.
V-8 fans can look forward to a brand-new RS 7. This one must feature a version of the VW Group’s twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8 that made its debut in the 2017 Panamera Turbo, potentially with an electric compressor included to reduce lag. The technology made its debut in the 2017 SQ7 TDI sold overseas.
Though it’s yet to be confirmed, Audi might also be preparing an electrical A7, as suggested by a prototype without any noticeable exhaust suggestions. Audi CEO Rupert Stadler in July validated that by 2020 2 more electric Audis will sign up with the automaker’s Q6 e-tron debuting in 2018. One could certainly be an A7 e-tron.
2019 Audi S7 Release Date and Price
Look for the new A7 and S7 to land in display rooms in 2018. They ought to show up as 2019 models. There’s no telling exactly what kind of rate point the S7 will have when it hits showrooms in 2019– so much can change in between from time to time. The existing model retails for $79,900 in entry-level Premium Plus cut while the range-topping Prestige model commands $83,475. The Prestige trim comes standard with things like 20-inch wheels, head-up display with navigation information, powered soft-closing doors, and ambient interior lighting, to name a few things. Prices by 2019 could climb to as much as $80,500 for the entry model and $85,000 for the eminence.