The Audi S7 is one of the best machines on the market rounded luxury. This performance-focused version of the A7 “four-door-coupe” appeals to the left brain with time-tame kick in all-wheel drive and a large cargo area, while also providing the thrill of driving with a roar of 420 horsepower V8. Audi also builds the Audi RS 7, which packs 560 ponies in its corral. Plate with furtive Audi S7 as a starting point, the Audi S7 adds a deeper front bumper, grill and more threatening, and a rear diffuser that houses a quartet of exhaust-intentioned looking. Alloy wheels 19 inch sport aluminum side mirror covers complete treatment.
There are no major improvements in the engine compartment, where the Audi A7’s supercharged six is replaced by a powerful 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8. It produces 420 horsepower and 406 lb-ft of torque, enough to propel Audi S7 from zero to 60 mph in under four seconds range. Become a V8 in speed is a dual-clutch seven-speed automatic that serves soft but rapid changes and can be controlled manually via shift paddles mounted on the steering wheel. Audi Quattro four wheel drive system helps conquer Audi S7 weather and also improves handling by sending torque to the outside rear wheel to reduce under-steer when cornering.
Despite its performance credentials, the Audi S7 is no fuel consumption – is a power of 17/27 mpg – due to a cylinder deactivation system that becomes essential in V4 engine in highway driving under the accelerator . Known as cylinders on demand, active configuration uses noise cancellation technology and active engine mounts to eliminate any problems that would be rude NVH in a vehicle such premium. The Audi S7 rides on a full air suspension with adaptive damping, which can be adjusted to suit the driver’s preferences with unit selection system also controls the throttle response, steering effort and change the calibration.
Audi S7 Interior
Aesthetes will find a lot to like in the cabin, features organic lines rendered in rich soft-touch materials and cut them in thin wood and metal ornaments. Supportive sport seats wrapped in leather cross stitch a three-sport multifunction steering wheel and an instrument cluster S-line are reminders classy Audi S7 sporting intentions. Some rear headroom is sacrificed in the name of the handsome lines of Audi S7, and it’s worth noting that the rear seats accommodate two passengers instead of the traditional three.
The Audi S7 offer a substantial 24.5 cubic feet of cargo space, however, and trunk is easily accessed through the rear hatchback grand opening. Being a modern Audi S7 is fitted with MMI Multimedia Interface, which includes pop-up 8-inch screen, an LCD information from the five inches and a heads-up display for the optional windshield. MMI also features an industry first, ability to recognize handwriting driver through the platform touch input which allows input from both the navigation and telephone information.
The Audi S7 comes standard with Audi Connect, which offers Wi-Fi i together with localized weather, news and the live fuel prices in real time. The Audi S7 is quipped with an optional navigation system, includes integration of Google Earth, complete with panoramic, the high-resolution 3D view satellite and aerial imagery.
Audi S7 Features
The Audi S7 is fitted with leather diamond-stitched, a navigation system with SiriusXM Traffic, a sunroof, the heated and 12-way power-adjustable front seats, four-zone automatic climate control, 14 speakers 630-watt AM / FM CD / system / SiriusXM / HD Radio Bose sound, key-less start, adaptive xenon headlights with LED lights powered, LED taillights, Bluetooth connectivity and alloy wheels of 18 inches. The Driver Assistance package Audi side assist, a camera system viewing the corner, the Audi pre sense plus with pre sense rear, front and rear parking sensors, rear-view camera and Audi adaptive cruise control with Stop & g.
Package innovation is based on the characteristics of the driver assistance package with a head-up display and night vision assistant with pedestrian detection. Cold Weather Package brings a heated steering wheel and heated rear seats. Comfort Seating Package adds front seat ventilation and massage functions, comfort sport design front seats with power adjustment capacity of 22 tracks and Valcona leather upholstery. The stand-alone options include a 15 speaker, 1,300-watt Bang & Olufsen surround sound system, rear side airbags, twenty-inch wheels and full LED headlights.
Audi S7 Safety
All models are equipped with full-length Audi S7 Dual front side curtain airbags, front, side, and front knee. Rear side airbags are optional. The traction and stability control systems, the electronic brake-force distribution and monitoring system tire pressure are also included as standard. Optional safety features include the active lane assist, which alerts the driver when the S7 is wandering in an adjacent lane and even can gently steer the car back into the original lane. There are Audi pre-sense, which can detect the obstacles in front of Audi S7 and apply the brakes to avoid an accident or mitigate its severity.
Audi S7 Competitors
Main competitors are Audi S7 CLS63 AMG Mercedes-Benz, extra-strength version of CLS that created the segment four-door coupe, and shapely BMW M6 Gran Coupe. Other more style performance sedans like the Jaguar XFR traditionally and Cadillac CTS-V are also worth a look.