2017 Audi Q8 is a new luxury crossover-coupe that comes right out of Ingolstadt and threatens to become a leader in the Q series. This segment in 2008 year is started the legendary BMW X6, after increasing competition and Audi became involved in a fight with the new “eight”. The car will have a five-door, and will be long over 5 meters. Body will be built on the Volkswagen MLB platform, that will thanks to the use of aluminum and carbon fiber lower the overall weight under two tons. Q8 brings an aggressive design that is characterized by a pronounced grille, new headlamps, lower roof, smaller windows at the rear and knocked down the windshield. The interior will bring new design and materials that will leave you breathless. According to the research carried out by the manufacturer, determined is a great interest for this model, so is the manufacturer designed the production to 25,000 units annually.
2017 Audi Q8 – Electric drive
2017 Audi Q8 will offer a pure electric drive e-tron, which will have two electric motors and a lithium-ion battery of 80 kWh. One of the engines will be responsible for driving the front axle and second for the rear axle. Power will be transmitted to all four wheel, and autonomy will have a range of more than 373 miles. The total power that will exonerate this type of drive, will amount to 376 horsepower. Audi is in this way give the answer to Tesla Model X. In addition this will offer to find and hybrid drive that will combine a conventional engine with an electric motor. It will also be available V6 and V8 aggregates in gasoline and diesel variants. Detailed specifications will be announced later.
2017 Audi Q8 – Price
2017 Audi Q8 will be offered in two variants with 5 and 7 seats. Seats will be made of fine leather, while the details will be made of aluminum and other luxury materials. At your disposal will be a few packages of equipment with the latest technology. The biggest competitors are the BMW X6, Mercedes MLC and Tesla Model X. The dealerships will be available in early 2017 year. The price will range from $ 68,000 for the base model to $125,000 for RS version of racing.