The company’s middle-size flagship SUV 2021 Audi Q7 will arrive later this year and it will bring mid-cycle refreshments. This model is literally overflowed with high-tech features and quality materials. Like before the same layout inside is present and everything inside is made to be durable.
No doubt, the next-gen will look more aggressive and it will rival the most robust SUVs on the market like Acura MDX, Infiniti QX60, and Lincoln Aviator. On top of that, exclusive for the U.S. market is a high-performance model SQ7 that will hosts more sportiness.
2021 Audi Q7 Minor Upgrades Outside
The new middle-size SUV 2021 Audi Q7 will gain minor upgrades according to the latest photos. The German manufacturer will make this model more competitive and bigger. As you may know, this SUV has been recognized thanks to its massive grille and menacing HID headlights. Besides, it comes with giant 20-inch rims with run-flat all-season tires.
No doubt, the upcoming SUV looks more aggressive because of some visual upgrades. However, the most notable updates can be seen on the back of this SUV. This includes excellent shaped LED taillights and power-operated rear liftgate. The SQ7 version will be the highlight of the offer. This model will add a more sporty stance, and it will bring a high dose of quality.
The latest 2021 Audi Q7 will get some updates inside. However, don’t expect significant changes. From many reports, the upcoming model will introduce some new techs and updates. Like before, there will be plenty of comforts and full-size Q7 remains to offers three rows of seats. The revamp inside will happen and this model will provide a brand-new infotainment system and more upscale materials. Q7 is famous worldwide and it comes in three trims: Premium, Premium Plus, and Prestige.
The Premium trim package will be well-equipped. It includes interior with heated front seats, 3-zone climate control, power-folding 3rd-row seat, MMI Navigation Plus, panoramic sunroof, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto. However, going for the top-line Prestige variant, one will gets more benefits. This package will add a 19-speaker Bose audio system, adaptive cruise control, lane-keep assist, adaptive suspension, and rear-seat entertainment package.
2021 Audi Q7 Powertrain Specs, Acceleration Time, and Towing Capacity
Under the hood, the 2021 Audi Q7 will keep the same engine fleet. Firstly, the base version will be powered by a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine that makes 270 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. As you can see, this is a boost of over 20 horses over the current model. This engine is also available with the trims Premium, and Premium Plus trim.
The next engine is a 3.0-liter V6 powertrain that is laying under the SQ7 model. This powertrain delivers impressive 329 horses and 325 lb-ft of torque. Moreover, both engines will use the same 8-speed automatic transmission and Quattro all-wheel-drive system as standard.
Thanks to this engine, the latest Q7 can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 5.7 seconds. Fuel efficiency will also be improved, and we can expect better numbers for sure. With a 2.0-liter powertrain, the new Q7 can maximum tow around 4,800 pounds, while 3.0-liter V6 can pull up to 7,700 pounds.
Price and Release Date
The company’s flagship model 2021 Audi Q7 will look more aggressive than before. Audi manufacturer did a great job creating this SUV bigger than before. Thanks primarily to that, this model offers a very roomy cabin. According to the latest report, the standard model will keep the same cost as before of $55,000.
The high-performance SQ7 version that is also available will bring more aggressiveness. Besides, it will offer more features and better cabin amenities. This model will start at $70,000. Audi Q7 is a full-size SUV that will challenge rivals like the Acura MDX, Infiniti QX60, and Lincoln Aviator. We can expect this SUV to debut in the last quarter of 2020 as the 2021 model.