The Audi Q7 was introduced in 2006 in order to give the Cayenne a run for its money. Based off the same platform as the Porsche and VW Touareg, the luxury SUV from Audi makes use of the German automaker's TDI technology with everything from a gas burning 280 HP 3.6 Liter V6 and a 4.2 Liter V8 making 350 HP to a diesel pumping 3.0 Liter diesel V6 making 225 HP with a few more MPG while the top of the line Audi Q7 is powered by a 500 HP 6.0 Liter turbo diesel V12.
It seems that Audi is a real succes among Hollywood ’s celebrities. Kevin Costner and his son just bought a two Audis: for him the new S8 and for his son the Q7 SUV. They apparently like them any color as long as they’re black. Other celebrities that owns Audis: Madonna, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt. More
At the annual Audi AG press conference in Ingolstadt, Audi confirming that the Q7 V12 TDI would most definitely be part of the brand’s diesel assault on the American market. "The launch of the Audi Q7 V12 TDI was a huge success – partly thanks to the appearance of the pop singer Seal. I got to know Seal in person and soon realised that he is precisely the right ambassador for our brand. We are consequently planning several other activities this year for you to enjoy." "The launch of the V12 (...) More
Hofele-Design will present its new styling kit for the Audi Q7 at the Geneva Motor Show. The styling kit includes a front bumper, side skirts, roof spoiler, air intakes and power dome for the bonnet, wheel arch extensions, rear apron with tailpipes and alloy wheels. The front bumper includes four additional lights: LED day driving light and a combinatory light for fog lights and cornering light. The under-ride protection is integrated into the bumper. A special not provides the front grill (...) More
If you dont know now you know the Audi Q7 V12 TDI , which boasts over 500 diesel horsies, is one of the hottest SUV vehicles to come on the US market(watch out Cayenne Turbo and ML 65). Drool over the lit LED lamps in the front (ala S6 ) and remember them for when the next time you are on the highway. When you do see them in your rear view , get outa the way cause this V12 is not going to stand for you and your puny six or eight cylinder engine.
Audi of America’s new digital marketing campaign for the 2007 Audi Q7 performance SUV went live this month, proving once again that Audi’s ability to utilize all available technology in new and innovative ways extends far beyond just their automobiles. To illustrate the Audi Q7 ’s remarkable versatility and ability to facilitate all dimensions of life, Factory Design Labs created the “7 Days” online campaign that delivers day-specific messaging in a series of smart banners and a corresponding (...) More
From an initial entry list of twenty-eight (28) new vehicles from all over the world, a short list of ten finalists for the third annual World Car of the Year (WCOTY) awards were announced by the international accounting firm KPMG. The winners of the 2007 WCOTY will be unveiled during Press Preview at the upcoming New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) on Thursday, April 5, 2007. Vehicles are selected and voted on by an international jury panel comprised of 45 top-level automotive (...) More
Audi has recorded a triple success in the “auto motor und sport” readers’ poll: readers of the popular car magazine voted the A3, A6 and Audi Q7 into first place in their respective classes, crowning them with “Best Cars” titles for 2007. This continues Audi’s history of success in one of the most important readers’ polls in the automotive industry. This was the first time that the Audi Q7 has taken part in the poll, and despite fierce competition it was awarded the most votes. It represents a (...) More
True to the motto of "everything or nothing" we customized the Q7 to create an impressive car. In addition to the muscular wide body kit, which makes this Audi look even more powerful, we also offers a performance enhancement, new rims and an electronic lowering modul. We already presented our expererience in designing wide body kits at the Volkswagen Touareg. We give the Audi Q7 a greater width and an awesome-looking stance. The styling kit includes headlight eye brows, which (...) More
In 2008 Audi will launch diesel and hybrid versions of the Q7. "We believe it is an important business opportunity we cannot afford to ignore," says Johan de Nysschen, executive vice president in charge of Audi. The Q7 diesel will be powered by a 3.0-liter V-6 TDI engine. The same engine can be used in the A4 and A6 cars, as well as the new A5 coupe due later this year and smaller Q5 SUV for 2008. The Q7 hybrid will debut in the second half of 2008 and it is expected to be priced about (...) More
The ABT AS7-R is based on the Audi Q7. The car got upgraded so the top speed goes up to 160 mph, a value that you have to accept is really impressive for the SUV segment. The AS7-R is powered by a 4,2-Liter-V8 with an output of 500 hp. The 0 to 60 mph sprint is made in 5.7 seconds. The front spoiler lip and fender extensions are painted in striking matt chrome; the other body parts are matt black. The ABT R-model also offer body styling and suspension parts for the other Q7 models. The (...) More