February 5, 2014: Audi launched the ready to buy version of the RS7 at the Auto Expo, Delhi. The RS7 shares the platform with the Audi A3. Priced at 1.29 crores, the vehicle boasts to be a performance maniac like the Audi A7 luxury car. The RS7 features a 4.0 litre TFSI twin turbo V8 powertrain. The pickup of the vehicle is a mere 3.9 seconds to reach 100 kmph. Main competitors include BMW M5, Merccedes Benz E63 AMG.
Audi has finally introduced its performance oriented RS 7 Sportback in India. The vehicle has arrived at the price of Rs. 1.29 crore (ex-showroom, Mumbai). It is designed for every individual who loves speed, and thus would enjoy the unbeatable performance of the all-new Audi RS7. As far as engine specifications are concerned, this luxurious sedan gets 4.0-liter TFSI twin-turbo V8 powertrain producing massive power output of 560bhp at 6700rpm and top torque of 700Nm at 1750rpm. The incredible power and cutting-edge technology, all imbibed into this machine makes it really an adorable one. Such high end performance is quite obvious as the engine is combined with 8-speed tiptronic and quattro four wheel drive mechanism. The same engine is found in Audi's S6 model, but this time it has been tweaked to generate improved output. This has actually led towards offering such breathtaking driving dynamics without affecting the fuel economy of the vehicle. The brand new RS 7 sportback delivers 10.2kmpl of mileage which is really impressive compared to others in its segment.
The new RS 7 Sportback will directly compete against BMW M5 and Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG in India. The supercar is the sheer illustration of agility offering a quick acceleration time of 3.9 seconds to reach from 0-100kmph. It reaches the top speed of 250kmph, which is certainly remarkable in its segment. As mentioned earlier the superb technology involved in the making of this car includes deactivation function, which allows to power off the four cylinders while there's low engine load. This enables higher fuel efficiency of the car.
Moving to its exteriors, the front gets a very distinguishable appeal with the Audi's trademark Single-frame that sports matt aluminium look frame and high gloss black honeycomb shaped grid. The side profile comes out prominent with the large side air intakes, which simply makes the vehicle look more sporty and muscular. While the rear portion is defined with newly styled bumper, an eye-catchy diffuser insert and an oval shaped exhaust pipes.
The interiors of the vehicle is no less, high use of advance technology is quite visible in it. The RS leather covered multifunctional steering wheel provides a very firm grip, that makes the handling of car easy. The presence of shift paddles allows a smooth manual shifting of gear. So, overall the supercar offers a sporty experience without any hindrance from any aspect. The seats are again made with high comfort and lateral support, which follows the hassle free ride for the occupants. The valcona leather upholstery clubbed with honeycomb-pattern embroidery in grey, all-together lifts up the sporty ambiance of the vehicle. Other interior features includes seat ventilation, 4-way lumbar support and electrically adjustable with memory function for driver seat, RS rear sports seats including fold-out center armrest, 4-zone deluxe automatic air conditioning, various storage compartments, cup holders and several others. Additional features comprises of hold assist, park assist with display of surroundings, cruise control, camera based speed limits display, front and rear camera and lot more exciting features present inside.
As the sports car is designed to offer such marvelous performance, it is bound to get high end safety features in it. The German auto giant has always kept the safety aspect at priority, and as always have come up with fully safe cars. The new Rs 7 Sportback gets dynamic ride control (DRC), RS brake system, brake calipers and electro-mechanical parking brake. To provide complete protection it also receives Anti-Slip Regulation (ASR), Anti lock Brake System (ABS), Audi's exclusive seat belts, Electronic Differential Lock and Electronic Stabilization Control (ESC). Moreover, there are cameras fitted at both front and rear ends which constantly provide every detail information about other vehicle's presence in its vicinity. Also the xenon headlights with LED serves to provide clear visibility in any weather condition.
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