2017 Audi S7 Review, Release Date

The 2017 Audi S7 is a hatchback sedan that packs great performance, luxury and high-tech equipment. It will be an updated version with more power and little tweaks in its design and interior features. With all the additions and improvements it still sells at the same price range as its predecessor and this is expected to give it a competitive edge. This sedan was built for people who want luxury, power and beauty in a car and are willing to pay for it.

2017 Audi S7 front
2017 Audi S7 – Best Among its Segment:

The exterior of the 2017 Audi S7 has a hardened 4 door aluminum and steel chassis that increases the overall weight by 49 pounds compared to the previous model, total weight is now 4564 pounds. Multiple color schemes have also been offered with LED headlights installed at the front and rear which also has a power tailgate and parking sensors. The sides have contour lines that give this sedan character and there is power folding heated mirrors. 20 inch aluminum alloy wheels are standard with all season high performance tires fitted, the spare wheel is mounted inside. A trapezoid shaped grill with horizontal chrome lines and fog lights indented in the front bumper complete the front fascia design.

Quilted premium leather on the 8 way heated power seats add to the comfort and improve the refreshing inside look. There is an 8 inch touch screen display running on Audi MMI telematics and infotainment system that supports 4G connectivity, WI-Fi, Bluetooth audio, USB ports, Siri, satellite navigation and satellite radio streaming via a 10 speaker Bose audio system. Other features include a power sunroof, a four zone automatic climate system and keyless ignition. The highest trim will have ventilated front seats. a 14 speaker Bose audio system and LED ambient lighting. The Driver Assistance package will include lane-keeping assist, forward collision warning, electric power steering, child seat anchors, adaptive cruise control and automatic adaptive high beam headlights.

2017 Audi S7 interior
2017 Audi S7 – Powerful Engine and Performance:

Under the hood; the 2017 Audi S7 will have a 32 valve, twin turbo 4.0 liter V8 direct injection gasoline engine that outputs 450 horsepower at 6400 rpm and 406 pound foot of torque at 1400 rpm. This will be mated with a seven speed dual clutch automatic gearbox with a manual option also offered; all wheel drive is standard for this model. The top speed has been set at 155 miles per hour with this sedan capable of accelerating from 0 to 60 mph in just 3.9 seconds. Due to its high performance, engine fuel efficiency is not that great and it is EPA rated at an average of 17 miles per gallon for city and 27 mpg for highway. To enhance the driving experience; Audi have installed their Drive Select system that automatically changes the transmission shift characteristics, steering effort and throttle response and it can be used in four modes: Auto, Individual, Comfort and Dynamic.

2017 Audi S7 rear

2017 Audi S7 – Reveal and Expected Price:

The price of the 2017 Audi S7 is capped at $83,825 for the highest trim that has all the premium additions. The release date is expected to be in late 2016. Though not in the same price range, this sedan will be competing with the more expensive BMW M6 coupe.

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