The fuel efficient 2012 Audi Q7 is as big as the most full – size SUVs and this Q7 model delivers an abundance of useful cargo capacity and passenger space. This 2012 model gives a tough competition to all other current branded vehicles namely, the Cadillac Escalade, Mercedes-Benz GL Classor Land Rover LR4.
It can comfortably accommodate at least up to seven passengers. This stylish roadster comes in Premium, Premium Plus, and last but not the least, Prestige trim levels. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave the Audi Q7 the highest “Good” rating for both the side and frontal offset crash tests.
The interior portion of this vehicle surely receives high marks for its top notch material and understated design. Every control is fairly easy to use and the dash is clearly built around the driver. To catch the attention of buyers, its outer area is available in various attractive colour schemes like cobalt blue metallic, ibis white, ice silver, lava grey pearl, orca black, teak brown, and graphite grey metallic. On the other hand, the interior portion comes in black, espresso, limestone, and cardamom leather upholstery.
If you check out its exterior area, you’ll find that this portion is fitted with several features such as the Rear power liftgate door, All season tires, Rear window wiper, Rear spoiler, optional Front Grille Filler Panel and Panorama Sunroof, Variable intermittent rain sensing wipers, Fixed life-gate window, Rear defogger, Inside mounted spare tire, 255/55R18 109H tires, Privacy glass, Roof rack, Steel spare wheel, Temporary spare tire, and 18 x 8.5 in. wheels.
It runs smoothly on any type of rough roads because of the availability of upgraded alloy wheels. The trailer wiring and cargo tie downs are especially available for excellent hauling and towing purpose.
The safety panel adds Traction control, Rear fixed headrests, Turn signal mirrors, Front height adjustable headrests, Rear door child safety locks, Rear centre 3-point belt, Remote anti-theft alarm system, Engine immobiliser, Dual front side-mounted airbags, Driver head restraint whiplash protection system, Dusk sensing headlamps, Front and rear ventilated disc brakes, rear and third row head airbags, Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation, Child seat anchors, Auto delay off headlamps, Electronic brake-force distribution, Front, Post-collision safety system, 2 front headrests, Front and rear seatbelt pretension’s, Tire pressure monitoring, Optional Rear Side Airbags, Daytime running lights, Front fog/driving lights, Stability control, 3 rear headrests, 4-wheel ABS, Emergency braking assist, and Passenger head restraint whiplash protection system.
Occupants feel comfortable in this 2012 Audi Q7 due to its well crafted seating arrangement which gets Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar support, Folding with pass-thru centre armrest, Multi-level heating passenger seat, Multi-level heating driver seat, Split-folding rear seat-back, Manual folding split-bench third row seats, Reclining rear seats, 8 -way power driver seat, Height adjustable driver seat, 8 -way power passenger seat, Height adjustable passenger seat, Passenger seat with power adjustable lumbar support, Bucket front seats, Rear ventilation ducts, and Leather upholstery.
Its list of features includes Tilt and telescopic steering wheel, Turn signal in mirrors, Front and rear door pockets, Front seatback storage, Leather steering wheel, Audio controls on steering wheel, Dual zone climate controls – driver and passenger, Alloy and wood trim on dash, 12V front, Retained accessory power, Extended cabin heating, Cruise control, Alloy and wood trim on doors, Cargo net, Power mirrors, Overhead console with storage, and Remote power door locks.
The entertainment system offers Auxiliary audio input and iPod/iPhone integration, Radio data system, 11 total speakers, Mast antenna, Sirius XM satellite radio, 1 subwoofer, AM/FM in-dash 6 CD player with CD MP3 Playback stereo, Memory card slot, Speed sensitive volume control, 180 watts stereo output, and USB connection.
Inside this vehicle, you’ll also find some additional amenities like Warm Weather Package, Full Paint Finish w/Chrome Accent Package, Premium Plus, Bluetooth wireless data link for hands-free phone, Towing Package, Cold Weather Package, optional Audi Guard All-Weather Floor Mats and Audi Guard Trunk Liner, Audi MMI Navigation Plus, and Pre-wired for phone.
The 3.0T Premium quattro 4dr SUV variant has powerful 3.0–liter DOHC 24–valves V6 engine that produces 295 lb–ft of torque at 2,250 rpm and 272 hp of energy at 4,750 rpm. As per the fuel EPA estimation, it achieves 16 mpg on city streets and 22 mpg on highways.
This engine is mated with standard Mechanical center differential, all wheel drive, 8-speed shiftable automatic transmission, double wishbone front suspension, Front and rear stabilizer bar, Descent control, Multi-link rear suspension, Four-wheel independent suspension; Center limited slip differential, and Brake hill holder.
The TDI Premium quattro 4dr SUV generates 406 lb-ft of torque at 1,750 rpm and 225 hp of energy at 3,750 rpm. According to the fuel EPA economy, this variant achieves 17 mpg on city roads and 25 mpg on highways. The 3.0T S line Prestige quattro 4dr SUV cranks out 325 lb–ft of torque at 3,500 rpm and 333 hp of energy at 5,500 rpm.
Its Width is 78.1 inch and Height is 68.4 inch while Length is 200.3 inch. The Ground clearance is 8.1 inch and Front track is 65.0 inch while Rear track is 66.0 inch. The Wheelbase of this roadster is 118.2 inch and Maximum cargo capacity is 72.5 cu ft while Maximum towing capacity is 6600 lbs. Its Drag Coefficient is 0.37 Cd and Curb weight is 5567 lbs while Turning circle is 39.4 ft.
The Fuel tank capacity is 26.4 gallon and Front head room is 39.5 inch while Front leg room is 41.3 inch. The Front shoulder room of this 2012 Audi Q7 model is 58.7 inch and Rear head room is 39.0 inch. Its Rear leg room is 37.1 inch and Rear shoulder room is 58.1 inch.
For the comfort of its driver and passengers, this roadster includes Alloy and wood trim on centre console, Speed-proportional power steering, 4 one-touch power windows, Front and rear floor mats, rear and 3rd row cupholders, security system, Remote window operation, Front and rear reading lights, garage door, 12V rear and 12V cargo area power outlet, Universal remote transmitter, Front console with storage, Electro-chromatic inside rearview mirror, Leather trim on shift knob, Interior air filtration, and Rear parking sensors.
The instrumentation panel provides tachometer, clock, external temperature display, compass, and trip computer. By using its low fuel level warning system, driver can quickly get the exact idea about its fuel level.