The newest and one of the biggest SUVs from German manufacturer 2019 Audi Q7 comes as redesigned version of the current one model. The new one flagship SUV will possess many new tech features and we will see some changes in the exterior and interior.
This model is very popular because it offers luxurious interior and it has a great rating in safety crash test. Also, it comes with standard all-wheel drive system also called Quatro system. In this year model, we will be offered with two engine options and 8-speed automatic gearbox that is very smooth.
2019 Audi Q7 exterior is sturdy and durable
The exterior of 2019 Audi Q7 looks huge and strong. Furthermore, the intelligent mix of materials is used to make this SUV durable. Also, thanks to the use of aluminum material, the new model is lighter by the 500 pounds and it will provide better fuel economy. The front of the model will get a single-frame grille that looks very premium. It comes with a bolder front/rear lighting system that is powered by the latest LED light on the market. Furthermore, the new sporty twin tailpipes system is also installed and provide very good look.
Few packages will be available in 2019 Audi Q7 and one of them is Adaptive Chassis Package. This package will be offered in Prestige trim and it will bring full air suspension and 4-wheel steering. With this system, one will get better control of the SUV and there is an option to raise ride height to 2,4 inches.
Furthermore, one will get better off-road ground clearance and reduced aero drag by 0.32 coefficient. This SUV also comes with the 18-inch wheel as standard and one will be offered all season tire 255/55R-19 for $1000 more.
2019 Audi Q7 interior is luxurious
The cabin of the forthcoming 2019 Audi Q7 looks luxurious and all materials that are used are high-end. The cabin comes with 3-row of seats and can accumulate seven passengers. Like in the previous model the new one also comes with Audi Virtual cockpit. The great looking 12.3-inch digital display that replaces the traditional analog speedometer offers very visible screen to the driver. Furthermore, the upcoming model will be available in three trims Premium, Premium Plus and Prestige.
The Premium trim will offer many features like leather seats with heated front seat system, three-zone climate control, panoramic sunroof and a power tailgate. Also, the interior in this trim will get an amazing sound system with 10 speakers, 7-inch center touchscreen, Bluetooth and USB/SD card inputs.
The 2019 Audi Q7 Premium plus trim will add better audio system 3D Bose premium, compatibility with Apple CarPlay/Android Auto and power-adjustable steering. Furthermore, the last one that is the priced one and top of the offer Prestige will get powerful V6 engine, Bang & Olufsen audiophile sound system with 19 speakers, much bigger wheels of 20 inch.
Safety of 2019 Audi Q7 will include some packages that will be only available in some trims. Top-line Prestige will be offered with Driver Assistance Package that will bring lane-keep assist, adaptive cruise control, adaptive suspension. However, standard package will get Audi pre sense and pre sense city system that will monitor traffic and watch for pedestrians, electric stability control, child lock and many more.
2019 Audi Q7 engine output, acceleration and top speed
Under the hood of mighty 2019 Audi Q7 sits two engine options. Both engines will be connected to the smooth 8-speed automatic gearbox and all come with the standard all-wheel drive system. The first one engine is powerful 2.0-liter 4-cylinder that makes 252 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque. Acceleration time for this type of engine is 7.1 seconds from 0 to 60 mph.
The next one is the highlight of the company offer a 3.0-liter supercharged V6. This one engine is able to produce an output of 333 horsepower at 5,500-6,500 rpm. The torque is 325 lb-ft of at 2,900-5,300 rpm. However, this one will accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 5.7 sec. The top speed is governor limited to 130 mph.
Fuel consumption and towing capacity
In the field of fuel consumption, the first engine 2.0-liter 4-cylinder will give EPA city/highway fuel economy of 19/25 mpg. The interesting thing is that the much powerful supercharged V6 model comes with the same fuel economy of 19/25 mpg.
As we already mentioned this model is the only available with AWD system. The towing capacity for the first one engine is rated at 4,400 pounds while much more powerful V6 is able to tow maximum 7700 pounds.
2019 Audi Q7 price, release date and competitors
The MSRP of the 2019 Audi Q7 starts at $51.000 for the model with base equipment. This price also includes destination charge. However, the much-prized version is the Premium Plus that starts at $55.000. The last one that is a top of the offer is Prestige trim. This one that comes with supercharged V6 engine cost $66,000 and can easily reach 80,000 with some equipment.
In this starting price range, the models BMW X5 and Mercedes-Benz GLE cost little lower and both models come with 6-cylinder engines. Furthermore, for a couple thousands of dollars less, one can buy models Infiniti QX60, Acura MDX or Volvo XC90.