As we are all aware that way back in 2014, the concept of the 2016 of the 2016 Audi RS 7 was released at the LA Auto Show. It is reported that an American sport back version will have minor improvements on the designs. The changes will prove to be significant most importantly for the headlights as well as the front grille which will bring an expected refreshment. As compared to the European market, the American market will reportedly have a more powerful engine inside the 2016 Audi RS 7. According to our mule on the ground, there was a mention of modular longitudinal MLB platform which will come handy in making the car complete. There is also the Quattro all-wheel design in place also.
2016 Audi RS 7 exterior
The 2016 Audi RS 7 will feature important updates for both the s7 as well as the s6 according to very reliable sources. The first that catches the eye is the grille which sinks deeper than previously with some alterations made to the dimensions. A chromed treatment completes the redesigned splitter. As for the headlights, the car is rumoured to have new daytime running light accents. The car also looks perfect with the new hood cut line that is around the front part of the car. The hind of the car stays almost the same withy only the tail lumps getting minor changes. There will be a host of colours to choose from which will be Mythos Black, Glacier White, Floret Silver and the Sepang Blue to choose from.
Both of the premium plus and prestige trim levels boast of some major additions around the cabin area like the cedar brown leather and the new Flint grey, the cross stich sewn pattern and the red trim out among others. Buyers could also enjoy the fully ventilated seats for a more soothing appeal and look that are not only are just comfortable but also feature the programmable 5-mode massage system. Additionally, it will also be possible to find the upgraded MMI voice controlled navigation system that is MMI touch screen supported. The display is eight inches which is pretty large enough. For the infotainment system, there will be an internet connection in terms of a 4G LTE Wi-Fi enabled hotspot and a standard Audi connect.
For a splendid performance, the 2016 Audi RS 7 will feature a great performance which will be supported by a V8 engine that is a 4L and has a capability to churn out approximately 450HP and 406 pounds of torque. This remains unchanged from the predecessor performance. With this engine, the 2016 Audi RS 7 will be able to clock a top speed of 155mph. a dual clutch seven speed is the only available transmission for now.
2016 Audi RS 7 price and release date
No much information is provided for the 2016 Audi RS 7, but according to our exclusive reports from our mule it is evident that the Audi RS will hit dealership shops in the spring of 2015 and no announcements have been made public as yet from the officials concerning the price tag of this wonderful creation. Crucial research from our independent mule indicate that the price estimation will probably revolve around 108,000 dollars which will place it in collision paths with BMW 6 series and the Mercedes Benz.