Audi A7 range gets new entry level model

Audi A7 Sportback

Audi has announced that a new entry-level Audi A7 model is now available in South Africa. In addition to the launch of S7 Sportback last year and the imminent arrival of the RS 7 Sportback later in 2013, the new entry-level Audi A7 offers a more affordable entry-point into the premium C-segment market and adds more choice to the Audi A7 range.

Audi A7 3.0TDI gives buyers more choice

Engine Capability

The new entry-level Audi A7 is powered by an advanced 3.0-litre TDI engine that produces 130kW and is coupled with a multitronic transmission. This unit consumes 5.3-litres/100km with a CO2 emissions figure of 139g/km. The engine comes with a recuperation system, thermal management and start-stop system as standard.

Standard Features

The entry-level Audi A7 features Xenon headlights with LED Daytime Running Lights (DRLs), electrically adjustable and heated exterior mirrors as well as a electrically operated tailgate. The interior includes an interior lighting package, Audi Drive Select with efficiency mode, Audi Music Interface, driver information system, MMI Radio Plus with active speakers and pop-up display as well as Bluetooth cell phone preparation and wireless with audio streaming. The upholstery is in Milano leather seat trim and a sideguard airbag system is also included. Cruise control and front and rear Park Distance Control are also standard features.

Audi A7 – Price

Model Price
Audi A7 3.0 TDI R649 500
Audi S7 Sportback R919 600
The high-performance Audi RS 7 Sportback will be available to order in South Africa in August 2013 and the price will be announced closer to launch.