Recently at the 2017 Detroit Auto Show, the concept model of the Audi Q8 2017 model was unveiled and it appeared comfortable, dynamic and extremely fuel efficient. With its high riding competitors such as GLE Coupe and X6 likely to hit the roads in 2018.
Audi Q8 2017 – High-End SUV
On witnessing some leaked images of the model, tipsters have stated that this is a classier SUV of the previous model. It combines impressive body lines of a coupe with the spaciousness of a high-end SUV. And following this concept model, manufacturers will start their series of production models with a 2018 tag.
The concept car of 2017 Audi Q8 embodies Audi’s finest. It gives out ample demonstration of Audi’s design language, its technological marvel and their look to newer model experimentation. With its 5.02m length and 3m wheelbase, this new series of line-ups offers solace-filled accommodation.
Regardless of its coupe resembling roofline, its back end seats comprise of plenty of head and shoulder space. In the concept model, its cockpit seemed to host large-sized touch screen display. Through its wide stretched lines, the cockpit gets a subtle ambiance.
From its exterior aspect, the Audi Q8 2017 concept model indicated of large scowling sporty headlights, a trapezoidal grille styling with chrome finishing and air slits. Gapping in the grille also appears slightly more which is good for vast intake of air. More width is seen in its rear lights and that accounts for a thicker stance. And its sloping roofline along with its kinked rear end spoilers presents it with a fitter silhouette.
Its instrumental panel comes with horizontal characteristics which decline in steps towards the interior. Central console and its display surfaces have been integrated into its glossy dark-colored panel which is framed using aluminum clasp. In its frontal arena, its black panels surround its graphical Quattro emblem.
Color and ambiance are sporty. Carbon applications with high glossiness, abstract fabrics, and aluminum accents glorify the in-cab atmosphere. Some images of the 2017 Audi Q8 also state that the seats incorporate Fine Nappa as well as Nubuk leather upholstery. Both of these come with pastel silver coatings. As for its head restraints, they are coated with structural textile which mirrors the leather components.
Audi Q8 2017 – Hybrid Engine:
The Audi Q8 2017 makes use of existing production technology for its engine and suspension. In the form of a combustion engine, it might come with a 3.0 TFSI engine having the ability to generate 333 HP and 369 lb-ft.
It also might have a hybrid engine which when mated with an 8 speed Tiptronic is believed to generate 402 HP of power and 516 lb-ft of torque. With this motor configuration, its automakers are confident of pulling off 0-62.1 mph in just 5.4 seconds. Its top speed is expected to reach 155.3 mph and its fuel consumption is believed not to exceed 2.3 liters in every 6.2 mph.
Audi Q8 2017 – Launch Date and Price:
The 2018 year is the predicted launch for Audi Q8 2017 production models. The price hasn’t been revealed just yet.