The new 2017 Audi S7 is a four-door superstar that provides a ravenous world-class performance car and at the same time offers stylish design and versatile functionalities. Highlights include a sublime interior, good fuel economy, sizzling performance, a handy hatchback, a sporty handling, and a compliant ride quality. The Audi S7 release date should be expected sometime in mid-2017 probably as a 2018 year model.
Just as the S4 is based on the A4, and the S6 on the A4, the new 2017 Audi S7 is also based on the A7, with the only dissimilarities being the S7 is the high-performance version of the A7. See, the rational decision would be to get the cheaper A7 hatchback, which is a top-dog on its own right, however, the S7 offers plenty of thrilling features for the money that buyers of the A7 can only dream of.
It comes with upgraded brakes and suspension in addition to the thrilling performance made possible by its 450-horsepower V8 mill. With that power alone, the Audi S7 2017 should be able to outgun most sports cars. Furthermore, it goes around corners with a more athletic verve. Besides its exciting attitude, the ride quality remains indisputably complaint and smooth and therefore is a great choice for road trips.
It also boasts of sensible practicality in terms of cargo and cabin space. In fact, it compares to typical sedans in almost every respect in these areas. The material quality is impressive, and so are the technologies. Even with so many likable amenities available, the 2017 Audi S7 isn’t the only vehicle in its class that is capable of seducing buyers. Others include the Porsche Panamera, the Mercedes-Benz CLS550, and the BMW 650i.
The 2017 BMW 650i price starts from an MSRP of around $96,200. It comes with features such as a superbly crafted interior, a relatively large trunk, a versatile soft-top, and a powerful and refined engine. the BMW 650i 2017 comes equipped with a turbocharged 4.4L V8 engine rated at 445 horsepower and 480 pounds-feet of torque. The EPA estimates its fuel economy to stand at 17/25/20 mpg in the city/highway/combined.
2017 Audi S7 Review of Interior & Exterior Changes
Some of the standard features available for the vehicle include a blind-spot monitor with rear-cross traffic alert, a power liftgate, a seven-inch display, front and rear parking sensors, an adaptive air suspension system, heated front sport seats, a heads-up display, keyless ignition and entry, heated and auto-dimming mirrors, driver memory settings, contents of the Audi Drive Select, a rearview camera, a USB port, a fourteen-speaker Bose audio system, a navigation system, Siri Eyes Free, and Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity.
Options available on the S7 include an adaptive cruise control, heated rear seats, a corner-view parking camera, leather upholstery, massaging and ventilation options, a heated steering wheel, passenger memory settings, and diamond-stitched leather upholstery.
The Black Optic package available tacks on features such as gloss-black window surrounds, twenty-inch wheels, and body-color outside mirrors. The Sport package offers a sport exhaust system, variable-ratio steering, black tailpipes, and a sport rear differential system. You can also customize your Audi S7 via the Audi Exclusive program that has selections raging from custom interior colors and materials, to exterior finishes and paint colors.
Talking of colors, some of the exterior Audi S7 colors include Verde Brook Metallic, Velvet Purple Pearl Effect, Phantom Black Pearl Effect, Java Green Metallic, Amalfi White, Aventurine Orange Mica, Dark Burgundy Pearl Effect, Morning Dew Effect, and Nogaro Blue Pearl Effect. Modest changes should be expected on its release date.
2017 Audi S7 Engine Specs
Motivation beneath the hood of the Audi S7 2017 is a turbocharged 4.0L V8 engine that sends 450 horsepower and 406 pounds-feet of torque to all the four wheels via the seven-speed automated manual transmission system.
Audi says the 2017 Audi S7 0-60 mph should be expected in 4.5 seconds. Also EPA puts the fuel economy for the S7 at around 17/27/21 mpg in the city/highway/combined.
Some of the driving aides include front-seat side airbags, antilock disc brakes, corner-view camera, stability and traction control, blind-spot warning with rear-cross traffic alerts, and lane-keeping assist.
Wheelbase: 9 ft. 6.8 in. (114.8 in.)
Length: 16 ft. 4.3 in. (196.3 in.)
Width: 75.2 in
Passenger volume: 94 ft³
Cargo volume: 24.5 ft³
Curb weight: 4508 lb
Top Speed: 155 mph
0-60: 4.5 sec
MPG: 17/27 (city/highway)
Available Exterior Colors: Akoya Silver Metallic, Alpine Green Pearlcoat, Amalfi White, Amethyst Grey Metallic, Andora Red Pearl Effect, Aurora Blue Pearl Effect, Aventurine Orange Mica, Aviator Grey Metallic, Avocado Pearl Effect, Avus Silver Pearl Effect, Black Cherry Pearl Effect, Brilliant Black…
Towing Capacity: N/A lbs
2017 Audi S7 Release Date & Price
Rumors allege its availability should be expected sometime in mid-2017 probably as a 2018 year model. Pricing hasn’t been announced but we expect a starting point of around $82,900.