The New 2020 Audi Q7 in Toronto
Exceptional levels of quality, luxury, style, and utility, along with a sublime level of refinement, won the Audi Q7 the title of "Midsize Luxury SUV Best Buy of 2019" by Kelley Blue Book. Three trims - Premium, Premium Plus, and Prestige, and a variety of optional packages, make building the perfect Q7, an easy task. Here's a look at how the new 2020 Audi Q7 shapes up in the categories of Entertainment, Interior Comfort, Safety, Technology, and Performance.
The base-level Q7 Premium trim comes with an Audi premium sound system, while Premium Plus and Prestige models come with a 3D Bose Surround Sound System. The Bose system comes complete with 19 high-performance speakers, 5.1 digital signal processing, and AudioPilot, Centerpoint, Advanced Staging and SurroundStage technologies. All Q7 sound systems include satellite and HD radio, Bluetooth connectivity for voice calls, SMS messaging, music streaming, and Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. Audi's Multimedia Interface (MMI) lets vehicle occupants control their cell phone apps like Pandora, Spotify, WhatsApp, and even Google Maps, right from the Q7's colour touchscreen. All systems also include Audi connect, which provides a variety of assistance, entertainment, and security-based services.
Comfort comes standard on the 2020 Audi Q7. Heated eight-way power-adjustable leather driver and front passenger seats come on all trims. Prestige models add the Warm Weather package which includes four-zone climate control, front ventilated seats, and rear sunshades for the doors and the tailgate. All models feature a panoramic sunroof with tilt, slide, and a power sunshade. The new Q7 also comes with 60/40 electronically foldable rear seats which fold flat and can be operated from the trunk, or the second row. The Q7's heated 3-spoke, leather-covered steering-wheel looks not only sporty but also has several sound systems, navigation, and voice calling controls built-in, as well.
Along with typical safety features like Hill Start Assist, Electronic Stability Control, and a full suite of strategically placed airbags, every Q7 trim comes with Xenon plus headlights with LED daytime running lights, Audi Pre Sense Basic, Audi Pre Sense Front, and a Rear View Camera. Prestige editions also feature active lane assist, adaptive cruise control with a stop/start function, and Audi's Parking Assistant feature.
Audi Q7 Premium buyers enjoy an exceptionally high level of technology as their base model is anything but basic. Standard features include an automatically dimming rearview mirror with a built-in digital compass, MMI Navigation which with MMI All-in-Touch, Push-button ignition, and a hands-free power liftgate. Premium Plus models add the Audi virtual cockpit which consists of a 312-mm LCD instrument cluster display that a choice of two themes - Classic or Infotainment mode.
Audi offers the Q7 with a choice of two engines - a turbocharged 2.0L 4-cylinder engine or a 3.0L 6-cylinder supercharged plant. The 4-cylinder engine puts out up to 248-hp while the V-6 musters up to 329 hp and 325 lb-ft of torque. Both engines get matched to an 8-speed Tiptronic transmission, all 2020 Audi Q7 trims come with Audi Quattro All-Wheel Drive.