2017 Audi RS7 Release Date and Prices – The Audi RS7 has always been a high-performance luxury vehicle, and now the new 2017 Audi RS7 is about to get a refreshed look, an improved interior, and a new engine. It will be built on the same platform as the latest A4 and Q7 and this will allow it to have a stiffer chassis and shave off nearly 300 pounds in total weight. All these changes make this Audi a better, faster and impressive coupe with a fantastic exterior design offered in a myriad of exciting colors.
2017 Audi RS7 Iterior
The exterior of the 2017 Audi RS7 looks edgier and more aggressive, the front grille has meshed with the Audi logo sitting in its middle. Front headlights are LED with fog lights introduced just below the chrome front bumper. Standard wheels are 21-inch aluminum alloys fitted with the premium trim having all season tires. On the sides; there are power mirrors that have indicator lights, body color chrome door handles and horizontal contour lines that add to the classy look. The rear has a large trunk, a body colored rear spoiler, twin exhaust pipes and LED taillights.
The interior of the 2017 Audi RS7 has a well-organized cabin and a minimalistic dashboard that has fewer buttons, everything has been placed within reach of the driver. There are sports seats for the front passengers that are 12 way adjustable. All seats have quality double stitched leather and fabric upholstery. There is a heated and perforated power steering wheel that is sensitive to slight movements and greatly eases handling. Carbon ceramic brakes have also been introduced. There is also automatic dual-zone climate control system and satellite navigation via the touchscreen on the dashboard. Entertainment is composed of 4G internet, a six-speaker audio system, satellite radio, Bluetooth and USB ports for additional input and smartphone integration. Multiple security features have been incorporated and they include a lane departure warning, traction and stability control, blind spot monitoring, collision sensors and multiple airbags placed strategically.
2017 Audi RS7 Engine
The drive-train for the 2017 Audi RS7 is a 4.0-liter twin turbocharged V8 engine that is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission gearbox. This is an intercooler DOHC 32 valve, direct injection engine which outputs 605 hp at 5700 rpm and torque of 516 pound-foot at 1750 rpm. Four wheel drive will be standard and this will be an extremely fast car with the top speed being 190 mph, acceleration from 0 to 60 mph can be achieved in 3.3 seconds while 0 to 100 mph is in an impressive 7.6 seconds. The improved suspension and engine that has revised valve timing, new camshafts, high-efficiency radiators, new exhaust valves, and a reprogrammed control unit coupled with lighter materials used in construction have improved fuel efficiency, this sedan is EPA-rated at 15/25 mpg for city/highway driving. It will also have the four dynamic suspension mode that greatly improve the driving experience.
2017 Audi RS7 Prices
By mid-2017, the new Audi RS7 will be in showrooms around the world. The RS7 price will start at $110,000 rising up to $129,925 for the premium trim, this is a little bit more expensive than its predecessor but, it is still expected to do well in the market.