The 2016 Audi A7 hatchback gets unveiled with a refreshed look in the 2014 Los Angeles Show. 2016 Audi A7 was expected to get a few more changes, but the fact is there are only minor changes as seen in the show. Changes occurred mainly in design and under its surface. However, Audi announced recently that it will undergo up-gradation in its power-train and will have even sportier look. It is expected to arrive in US market during coming fall. Audi’s 2016 A7 and its higher performing version S7 will get dynamic upgrades in both looks and power. The grilles have become crispier, and LED lights are restyled to sportier look with brighter light. Lower bumper is now showing the real class of Audi, and rear revamps has got new taillights now. Headlamps with new rectangular exhausting outlets have got a diffuser style. Directing signals of both ends have got a nice sequential illuminating pattern.
2016 Audi A7: Redesign Exterior and Interior
The interior of 2016 Audi A7 has been kept mostly same with a few important changes. 8 way passenger seat, seats with various level of heat, 8 way driver seat, bucket seats at the front, leather cover, adjustable height for the driver seat. Rear seat can still be split folded. Usual instruments like trip computer, tachometer, outside temperature display, clock, and compass, etc. are there. It continues its outstanding features like cruise control, universal remote, audio and transmission controls in steering, rear viewing camera, etc.
The 2016 Audi A7 has a greater level of comfort as compared to its previous version. It has leather covered wheel, turn signals at mirrors, inside back view mirror, climate control, vanity mirrors for dual illumination. At the roof, there is a power glass with wipers having rain sensing technology. Rear defogger and spoiler are there. Tires have been upgraded to 19 inches size, and there is a spare tire as well. 4 wheels ABS, child seats anchor, LED headlamps with dusk sensors, passenger seats airbag, immobilizer, etc. have been installed by Audi in this model.
2016 Audi A7: Engine Specs
The 2016 Audi A7 will have TFSI gasoline engine and triple TDI turbo diesel. This combination with a 3.0 liter engine size will produce about 333 hp with V6 power. The 4.0 liter sized twin turbocharged V8 powered model will produce output around 420 hp to 450 hp in the A8 model.
The 2.0 liter 4 cylinder turbo engine has also been updated and made ready to launch in 2016. It will produce 252 hp with 273 lb ft torque starting from 258 lb ft. Its EPA mileage test resulted in 20/30 mpg that means they have worked in its fuel consumption as well.
2016 Audi A7: Release Date and Price
As it is very well known that Audi is not popular for revealing its upcoming models’ prices, hence the 2016 Audi A7 has not been revealed by its price. Because of few eye catching upgrades there will be increments in all new updates versions of Audi. Looking at the preparation and testing, it’s all models are mostly expected to hit the showrooms during spring, 2016.