The Indian-specific two models made their debuts at the ongoing motor show 2015 in Tokyo, namely the 2016 Audi A4 and the 2016 Audi Q7 e-tron. In which the Q7 on display at the show is specially designed for the Asian countries including India, China, etc but, it has expected to be launch in the global counties also. Audi, the German carmaker to be planned the 2016 A4 launch in the next year whereas the TDI version of new Q7 to be introduced in the next month.
2016 Audi A4:
The latest Audi A4 sedan is based on the MLB platform and made by the lightweight materials consequently it reduced its weight by 120kgs than the regular one. Unlike the current one, the new A4 model is to be categorized into the three trim levels, entry-one is SE, Sport and S Line. The showcased version is A4 2.0 T quattro and it is longer of 4.73meters with the strong wheelbase of 2.82meters.
The company’s advanced 8.3-inch MMI infotainment system, the highest number of airbags, electronic preset driving modes, front and rear multi-link suspensions, reverse parking cameras, electronic anti-glare mirrors, EORVMs, Bang& Olufsen sound system, Audi phone box, as well to be obtained by the 2016 Audi A4.
When comes to the mechanical design, the regular petrol and diesel engines to be altered to produce the range of power outputs is 150 to 272hp with the gearbox options of 7-speed S-tronic AMT, 8-speed tiptronic AMT and 6-speed MT ( the basic diesel version). The petrol engine comes with the four-cylinder option whereas the diesel engine is to be available with the choice of four-cylinders and six-cylinders.
2016 Audi Q7 e-tron Quattro:
The four-cylinder, 2.0-litre TFSI petrol engine with the pack of the electric motors to be powered the Audi Q7 e-tron and generates the combined output of 367PS power and 700Nm torque. The accelerate speed of the Q7 e-tron is 0-100km/h in 5.9 seconds and the top speed is 220km/h. The 17.3kWh lithium-ion battery supplies the electric power to the motor, which powers the car alone only for 53 kilometres. The electric motor+2.0 TFSI engine claimed the range of 1020 kilometres. The fuel-economy of the Audi Q7 e-tron is around 40kmpl with 60g/km CO2 output.
- Panoramic glass sunroof
- Tinted privacy glazing
- Head-up display
- Bang & Olufsen 3D sound system
- Audi Phone box with wireless charging
- Touch compatible MMI infotainment system
- Contour seats