Audi Q7 Petrol launched in India. Prices for the Audi Q7 40 TFSI start at Rs 67.76 lakh ex-showroom (pan India) for the Premium Plus variant. The Audi Q7 Petrol Technology Pack variant is priced at Rs 74.43 lakh ex-showroom (India).
Audi Q7 40 TFSI Petrol India Specifications & Mileage
The Audi Q7 Petrol for India is powered by a 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine that produces 248.5bhp at 5,000 - 6,000rpm and 370Nm of torque at 1,600-4,500rpm.
Power is sent to all four wheels through an 8-speed automatic gearbox and Audi's Quattro permanent all-wheel drive system.
The Audi Q7 40 TFSI sprints from 0-100kph in 6.9 seconds and will continue accelerating till it tops out at 233kph. The Q7 Petrol returns an ARAI tested mileage figure of 11.68kpl.
Audi Q7 India Design & Features
The Audi Q7 petrol's design remains unchanged compared to its diesel sibling and the massive SUV retains its sharp lines along with the Matrix LED (present only in the higher spec Technology pack trim, the premium plus gets regular LED headlamps). The Q7 petrol sits on 19-inch 5-spoke alloy wheels and features air suspension.
Inside, the Q7 gets cricket leather upholstery, oak grey inlays, electric seat adjustment for both seats up front (the driver's seat also gets the memory feature), manual sunblinds on the rear window and four-zone climate control. The Audi Q7 Petrol is available in the 7-seater configuration in India.
Along with the massive infotainment display on the centre console, the higher spec variant also gets Audi's virtual cockpit system, which replaces the instrument binnacle with a large display. Other features include a DVD player and a Bose 3D surround sound system and ambient lighting in 30 different colours. Also present is wireless charging for smartphones.
The Audi Q7 petrol is packed with features designed to keep its occupants as safe as possible including eight airbags, ABS with EBD, ESP and Audi's Pre-sense predictive safety system, along with automatic parking assistance, rear view camera, and a tyre pressure monitoring system among many others.
The new Audi Q7 40 TFSI sees Audi continuing on its journey to bring petrol variants for every one of its cars and SUVs on sale in India.
The new Q7 petrol offers fans of Audi's massive SUV, the chance to shift away from diesel vehicles whose reputation has been taking a beating after the Volkswagen Groups' Dieselgate scandal and the temporary ban of larger diesel engined cars in Delhi.