2021 Audi Q7 Changes, Redesign, Interior, and Price. The company’s flagship model 2021 Audi Q7, is brimming with high-tech features and quality materials. The manufacturer will redesign a new model to rival the most robust SUVs on the market like Acura MDX, Infiniti QX60, and Lincoln Aviator.
The U.S. market, as before, will get a high-performance model SQ7 that will offer a vast and sporty look. This version will be provided with a more powerful engine than the base one. A hybrid model is also rumored, but still not confirmed by officials. The full-size SUV will continue to offer a spacious cabin with exceptional amenities. Most of the cues will be borrowed from a larger Q8 SUV.
2021 Audi Q7 Powertrain, Acceleration, Towing Rate
Under the hood, the 2021 Audi Q7 will come with the same engines as before. The standard engine that is available with the Premium and Premium Plus trim is a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine that delivers 248 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque on the current model. With the release of the new model, it seems that the manufacturer will add some outputs. We can expect around 270 hp according to the latest news. The next one is a 3.0-liter V6.
This powertrain provides impressive power of 329 horses and 325 lb-ft of torque. With this engine, the newest Q7 can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 5.7 seconds. Both engines will be available with an efficient 8-speed automatic transmission and Quattro all-wheel-drive system. Fuel efficient will also be better, and we can expect better numbers than before. As for the towing, the Audi Q7 with 2.0-litre that is boosted will provide around 4,800 pounds, while the stronger V6 can pull up to 7,700 pounds.
2021 Audi Q7 Spy Shots
The first spy photos of the 2021 Audi Q7 emerged, and according to them, the new model will get minor upgrades. As before, the German manufacturer will use massive grille and menacing HID headlights. The caught prototype comes with big wheel-and-tire packages that include 20-inch rims with run-flat all-season tires.
The exterior looks aggressive, no doubt, more than the current version. On the back, sleek LED taillights flank a power-operated rear liftgate. The SQ7 version will be also available. This model will look more sporty, and it will bring a high dose of aggressiveness.
The upcoming 2021 Audi Q7 SUV model will also get some redesign inside. Most of the changes will not be significant. The manufacturer will introduce some new techs and updates. Dimensionally, the new 2021 Q7 will remain the same, and it comes with three rows of seats. The interior revamp will include a brand-new infotainment system and a more modern design. Q7 comes in three trims: Premium, Premium Plus, and Prestige.
The first one Premium is well-equipped, and it includes interior with heated front seats, 3-zone climate control, power tailgate, power-folding 3rd-row seat, MMI Navigation Plus, panoramic sunroof, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto. Top-line Prestige will add19-speaker Bose audio system Driver Assistance Package that includes adaptive cruise control, lane-keep assist, adaptive suspension, and rear-seat entertainment package.
2021 Audi Q7 Price and Release Date
The all-new company’s flagship 2021 Audi Q7 is an aggressive SUV that provides a great look and techy cabin. According to the latest report, the standard model will cost around $55,000. The high-performance SQ7 will also be available at the same time as the standard one.
This model will start at $70,000. As before, the Audi Q7 SUV is perfectly positioned to challenge rivals like the Acura MDX, Infiniti QX60, and Lincoln Aviator. The full-size SUV will go on sale in the last quarter of 2020 as the 2021 model.