Audi Q7 Model Year Changes In Details

Audi Q7 is a luxurious crossover competing against Range Rover Sport, Mercedes-Benz GLS, and BMW X5. So what are Audi Q7 changes by year? What could we expect from 2018 Audi Q7?

2007-2010 Audi Q7

It was the first SUV by Audi accommodating 7 passengers. Both of the trims presented included the V6 unit of 280 horsepower and V8 unit of 350 horsepower. They both had the automatic gearbox and Quattro AWD.

Audi Q7 shape change made the vehicle sleek. The car had V6 working on gas and producing 280 horsepower as well as V8 producing 350 horsepower. 6-speed transmission was used. You could enjoy climate control of automatic kind, keyless entry, and leather materials.

There were 3 engines to choose from. The model had 3.0L TDI V6 with the output of 221 horsepower and 406 lb-ft of torque. There was 6-speed Tiptronic transmission. Once again there was dual zone climate control along with wipers sensitive to rain. You could choose between 18-inch and 19-inch wheels.

Owing to the 3rd row of seating there were seven seats. Engine options were 3.0-litre diesel unit of turbo type generating 406 lb-ft of torque, 3.6-litre V6 unit generating 280 horsepower and 4.2-litre V8 unit generating 350 horsepower.

2010-2015 Audi Q7 First Generation Facelift

The model looked unchanged from the outside. The SUV had V6 units of supercharged kind. The interior had a wider cabin with 12-way power adjusting front seats and LED lighting of ambient type. Bluetooth connectivity and Sirius radio were onboard.

2012 Audi Q7 changes included 3.0-liter V6 unit with supercharged technologies producing 310 horsepower. It was an FWD production with automatic transmission of 8 speeds. You could also use enjoy heated rear seats. The navigation was controlled by voice.

Audi Q7 changes for 2013 offered three various engines – two V6s of the supercharged kind and a turbocharged diesel unit. Quattro AWD was mated with 8-speed automatic transmission. The vehicle boasted xenon headlights, power tailgate, panoramic sunroof and more. Safety features had better airbags, traction control, a system to monitor tire pressure and others.

Audi Q7 model changes again in 2014. Headlights of bi-xenon were standard for this production. Once again there were two supercharged V6s (280 horsepower and 333 horsepower) and turbocharged diesel unit of (225 horsepower. It was classical Quattro AWD with 8-speed automatic transmission. On the list of features were heated side mirrors, power tailgate, navigation system, parking system and more. For the safety were responsible electronic stability control, TCS, ABS and others.

2015-2017 Audi Q7

This car looked gorgeous. Its interior included Wi-Fi and GPS technologies. There also was a premium sound as standard. Leather seating was optional. You could also use dual climate control. There was turbodiesel and supercharged V6 units producing around 280 horsepower.

Audi Q7 2016-2017 changes are numerous. The model has 19-icnh wheels along with side mirrors which are all adjustable. LED and xenon technologies are also here. There’s also the panoramic sunroof and telescoping steering. You can also use parking camera, all types of connectivity and satellite radio. The supercharged 3.0-liter V6 unit provides 333 horsepower and 325 pound-feet of torque.

2017-02-13 by Luke Widmeyer