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2016 Audi Q7 range expansion imminent

The new-generation 2016 Audi Q7 has launched in Australia with just one drivetrain to choose from, a 3.0-litre turbo diesel, but more engine options are on the cards. The new Audi Q7’s sole engine variant, the 3.0 TDI, produces a hefty 200kW of power and 600Nm of torque, well above the entry-level diesels offered in rival vehicles such as the BMW X5 and upcoming Mercedes-Benz GLE...

Audi SQ7 high on the priority list for Australia

The rumoured Audi SQ7 could be the perfect car to top the new-generation Q7 range, according to Audi Australia managing director Andrew Doyle. At the launch of the new Audi Q7, Doyle told CarAdvice that a more performance-focused version of the brand’s seven-seat SUV is something that interests him – both from a personal perspective, and for the business...

Audi Q7 gains new 3.0 TDI ultra engine

The 2016 Audi Q7 luxury SUV range has gained a new ultra-frugal variant, the ultra 3.0 TDI quattro. The new engine uses the same base six-cylinder turbo diesel engine as is seen in the new-generation Q7 in Australia, although the ultra version has less power, less torque and uses considerably less fuel...

Audi Q7: "A lot of testing" done locally for new large SUV

The all-new 2016 Audi Q7 family SUV launching in late July underwent significant testing in Australia during the global development process. Speaking at the launch of the new Audi TT Roadster in Victoria this week, Audi Australia general manager of corporate communications Anna Burgdorf described the level of current and previous Q7 local engineering...

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Audi SQ7 spied inside and out

The interior and exterior of the new Audi SQ7 has been captured by our team of spy photographers. As we reported last year, the SQ7 will be the first production vehicle from the four ring brand to feature an electric turbocharger. It will also be the second S vehicle from the luxury brand, after the SQ5, to be powered by a diesel engine...

Audi won't rule out RS Q5 and RS Q7

Audi doesn't have ultra high-performance SUVs other than the RS Q3 - but that could be set to change with new RS Q5 and RS Q7 models. Michael Berchtold, project manager for the Audi RS3 Sportback quattro, thought he was simply going to be discussing the potential of an RS3 sedan at the launch of the German brand's new high-performance hatchback when CarAdvice also hit him with the question of whether the RS portfolio would extend further into Audi's SUV model lines...

Audi Q7 2.0 e-tron TFSI quattro plug-in petrol-electric hybrid unveiled

In a few days, the Audi Q7 2.0 e-tron TFSI quattro will officially step into the limelight at the 2015 Shanghai motor show. The new variant's name is less than elegant, but it's there to distinguish this model from the other e-tron in the second-generation Q7 range. That model, known simply as the Q7 e-tron, features a diesel-electric plug-in hybrid drivetrain...

2015 Audi Q7 e-tron diesel plug-in hybrid revealed, Australia confirmed: UPDATE

The Audi Q7 e-tron plug-in hybrid large SUV has been revealed - although it didn't make its 'in the metal' debut at the enormous Volkswagen Group Night in Geneva where the luxury brand instead previewed the new Audi R8 and Prologue Avant Concept. Most notably, it is the first Audi with a plug-in hybrid diesel powertrain. It pairs a 190kW/600Nm 3...

Audi RS Q7 on the cards

The Audi RS performance portfolio could soon extend to include the first Audi RS Q7. A report from Top Gear this week suggested such a model was on its way to market, and should an RS version of the all-new Audi Q7 become a reality, it will take on the likes of high-riding, high-performance SUVs such as the BMW X5 M and Mercedes-Benz ML 63 AMG, not to mention the Range Rover Sport SVR...

Audi Q7: Second-generation SUV revealed with 325kg weight drop

The second-generation Audi Q7 has been unveiled and detailed after leaked images of the production-ready car appeared on the internet. Overall, the second-generation Q7 measures 5.05 metres from front to rear, stands 1.74m tall, is 1.97m wide and sits on a 2.99m wheelbase...