The public knows the specifications of the 2017 Audi Q8 , and this new model will have a sportier and aggressive appearance. Nevertheless, the car is a typical five door SUV. The new Audi model is meant for customers who are interested in a luxury and top-notch SUV. In terms of design, the 2017 Audi Q8 will be lower compared to the Q7, and have a body-line that is similar to that of the coupe. The exterior and interior of the vehicle will be fitted with quality material and interesting technological gadgets. Moreover, the new Audi will be fitted with an engine that includes the features of the V6 and V8 engines. There is also a possibility of having a full-electric and hybrid versions of the car.
2017 Audi Q8 – Exterior and Interior Design
Concerning the exterior, the 2017 Audi Q8 will have an energetic appearance and abroad wheelbase. The body of the car will be over 5 meters long, and this is meant to differentiate the Q8 model from the Q7 model. Some of the notable changes made to the exterior of the car include sharp edges, meager headlights, a pronounced front grille, and roadster rooftop. The design of the new Audi model will have a sporty look. The Q8 model will weigh less than 4,000 pounds, and this will be made possible by the fact that the vehicle will be manufactured using light and modern materials such as steel, carbon fiber and aluminum that have extraordinary strength.
The interior of the 2017 Audi Q8 will have a similar appearance with the A8. This means that the new Q8 model will be fitted with a dashboard that is different from that of the Q7 model. Some of the changes that are expected inside the cockpit of the new Audi model include a re-tailored center stack and dashboard. The dashboard is expected to be a 12.3-inch screen that will replace the MMI display and instrument gauges. The new Audi model will also be fitted with technological gadgets such as Wi-Fi connectivity for customers who are technology savvy.
2017 Audi Q8 – Engine and Performance
The new Q8 model will come with different types of engines that customers will choose from, and the type of engine will largely depend on the market. V8 and V6 engines will power the 2017 Audi Q8. In the U.S, it is speculated that the manufacturer will offer a 4.0 twin-turbo V8 engine that has the capacity of generating 550 horsepower. Both gasoline and diesel engines will be offered, in addition to an all-electric engine and a hybrid plug-in version.
2017 Audi Q8 – Price and Release Date
Currently, there are no official figures on the price and release date of the new Q8 model. Some experts have predicted that the new audi q8 model will be released in 2017, while others have speculated that the release might be canceled due to the poor performance of the Chinese economy. The price of the V8 model is expected to be higher than that of the Q7 model. Based on this, experts have predicted that the Audi Q8 2017 is more likely to retail for between $60,000 and $70,000 for the basic version.