The 2018 Audi Q7 crossover SUV never fails to amaze its audience. And just like its big-name suggests, it is a great option for many buyers. Whether you live your life like a rock star or as the laid-back accountant from the local store, this pretty damsel has got your need for "swag" covered. Driving fanatics will give credit to its powerful engines and its active handling. Families will be happy with the 2018 Audi Q7's outstanding crash test reports, and its extra child seat anchors. You will also like how adaptable the seats are in the three-row SUV. Generally, this Q7 is very athletic deliciously elegant.
What's new in the 2018 Audi Q7?
The 2018 Audi Q7 gets a keyless start on all models, a standard Bose premium audio system on the Premium Plus model, and power doors on the range-topping Prestige grade.
What are the trim levels of the 2018 Audi Q7?
The Audi Q7 is available in the form of three trim levels. The entry-level Premium trim offers enough features to satisfy many shoppers despite its limited access to optional upgrades. On the other hand, the Premium plus adds few extras, and it can be perfectly upgraded and modified. Finally, the range-toping Prestige trim packages quite a few features and offers access to some absolute options.
Two engines are available on the 2018 Q7 including, a 2.0-liter turbo-four rated at 252 horsepower and 273 pounds per foot of torque and a 3.0-liter supercharged V-6 with 333 horsepower and 325 pounds per foot of torque. The two engines are paired entirely to an 8-speed automatic transmission system and are EPA-rated at 19/25 mpg city/highway. The cargo space is 14.8 cubic feet behind the third row.
What are the main features of the 2018 Audi Q7?
Standard features include: HID headlights, tri-zone climate control, split folding second and third rows. Audi's MMI system with a 7.0-inch screen, a 7.0-inch multi-information display, leather upholstery, Bluetooth connectivity, keyless start, heated front seats, Audi drive select, a panoramic sunroof, a rearview camera and 18-inch alloy wheels.
The Audi Q7 still offers more features in its higher trim levels; they include: LED headlights, Apple CarPlay compatibility, Android Auto, navigation. Virtual Cockpit system, a 360-degree camera system, ventilated and massaging front seats, alloy wheels up to 21-inches in size, a heated steering wheel, four-wheel steering, air suspension, a larger 8.3-inch screen for the MMI system, a Bang, and Olufsen premium audio system, parking sensors and a head-up display.
What are the safety features of the 2018 Audi Q7?
The NHTSA has not yet tested the 2018 Audi Q7, but in IIHS evaluations, it received the Top Safety Pick rating after receiving the highest possible score in all crash tests. The crossover earned a superior rating on the front crash prevention test after avoiding a 12-mpg collision and reducing the impact of a 25-mph impact by 23 mph.
The Audi Q7 received a marginal score on the new headlight test. An automatic emergency braking system comes standard on all the 2018 Audi Q7s. Other active safety tech features include the adaptive cruise control with a stop-and-go function, high beam assist, rear cross traffic alert, active lane keeping assist and blind stop warning.
How does the 2018 Audi Q7 perform?
The 2018 Audi Q7 base engine is a turbocharged four-cylinder. It brings a good amount of power to move this midsize SUV, and its less expensive buying price makes it the economical choice. For more satisfaction, there's a supercharged V6 engine that accompanies all 3.0 Q7 models. It is the better pick if you need a vehicle with a higher towing ability. No matter the kind of engine you chose, you'll benefit from an above-average fuel economy. They both get 19/25 mpg in the city/highway.
The Q7 SUV handles itself more like a sports car than most SUVs of this size. It has a well-tuned drive select system which offers dynamic, comfort, auto and off-road option. Every model drives on all wheels, and for enhanced performance, upgrades like adaptive air suspension could be added.