Audi A7 finally revealed (PHOTOS)

Although Audi has tried to keep the secrets about the new Audi A7 Sportback until this evening, when the official presentation is scheduled, the German sites were able to seize the first images of the new model.

The new Audi A7 keeps many elements present on the Sportback Concept, the prototype introduced at the Auto Show in Detroit in 2009.
The informations about the new model are still limited, they will be presented this evening, but German media announced that the production model will have a 3.0 TFSI engine which develops around 300 hp.

It is also possible that the new Audi A7 will have a 3.0 TDI, but also the new V8 diesel currently installed on Audi A8.

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Audi to launch the new A7

Audi will unveil on Monday, July 26, the long awaited A7. The ceremony will be held at Pinakothek der Moderne art museum in Munich. Audi A7 has been specially created to give customers the sporty coupe elegance combined with the refinement of a luxury limousine.

The new A7 will become the direct competitor of Mercedes CLS and will offer a new and innovative technologies that will be taken later by its younger brother, A6.
This presentation can be watched on the Germans Facebook page.

Paris Motor Show 2010: Premiers

Paris Motor Show is fast approaching and the car manufacturers put on the starting line the most exciting new models or concepts. This year, Paris Motor Show will take place from 2-17 octombre and manufacturers’ stands will be arranged in Porte de Versailles. Given that they play at home, French car manufacturers will come with the most spectacular premiers.

Aston Martin

Aston Martin stand will be full of news. The British builder most likely will come to Paris with its DB9 model. The British supercar received a very delicate facelift, not long ago.

Audi

In Audi’s stand, the audience at the Paris Motor Show will be able to admire the new A7. This Coupe sedan will become the first rival for Mercedes CLS.

BMW

BMW will come to Paris together with its new X3 generation. After six years since its launch, the Bavarian compact SUV has a new design, much more attractive. Also, in their stand is likely to get acquainted with the long-awaited Megacity concept.

Bugatti

The Bugatti will come to Paris Motor Show with their new Bugatti Veyron Super Sport. The new version of the Veyron was able to enter the Guinness Book, reaching speeds of 431 km/h. This car is equipped with a 1,200 horsepower engine and 1500 Nm.

Chevrolet

Like they did at Geneva Motor Show, this year, Chevrolet will also present the Aveo RS concept at Paris Motor Show.

Citroen

Citroen’s stand will certainly be one of the most admired. French will present to the public its new generation of C4, but only the version with five doors. Also, the French manufacturer will make us aware of their DS4.

Ford

Ford officials will bring with them the new Mondeo facelift. The retouched version of the Mondeo offers customers a range of technological elements that were missing on the present model.

Land Rover

In the Land Rover stand, the audience at the Porte de Versailles will be able to admire the new Range Rover Evoque. The new British model is the smallest, lightest and most environmental Land Rover car created so far, and will be launched on the market with the anniversary of 40 years of the company.

Lotus

Lotus will be among the stars of the Parisian Motor Show, their stand will host the Esprit supercar concept. Besides that it is possible to see a GT roadster and two concepts.

Mercedes

Mercedes will present in Paris the new CL facelift and also the new CLS. The new CL-Class comes with a front look more aggressive and with a new propellant. Twin-turbo V8 unit produces 429 hp and develops a torque of 699 Nm.

Mini

The British manufacturer’s stand will host the new Mini facelift. The first information and pictures were presented in June, but its changes are minor, both externally and internally.

Opel

The tenth generation of the Opel Astra has received a release for a family, and the Paris Motor Show is the perfect place to display it. For the first time, Astra’s station wagon version drop its Caravan denominations for the name Sports Tourer.

Peugeot

Another car manufacturer who will play at home is Peugeot. French will showcase the new 508, mid-size sedan that will replace the old 407. French brand fans will get a surprise and officials are wishing to present the long awaited Peugeot 308 GTI.

Renault

Renault’s stand will be at high agitation because the French will present DeZir concept, an electric prototype that has a fascinating design and a 150 horsepower propeller with a range of 160 kilometers. Also, the French will come accompanied by the electric version of Fluence.

Smart

The Smart will be present at the Paris Motor Show with a restyled version of its Fortwo. The actual Smart Fortwo will leave the current car market until 2013, when it will be replaced by the new generation developed in collaboration with Renault and this facelift aims freshening this generation.

Suzuki

Suzuki from Japan will be accompanied at the Porte de Versailles, by the new generation of urban model Swift. The third generation of the Swift comes with a design slightly retouched with new, somewhat larger sized engines.

Volvo

If Geneva was introduced to the Volvo S60, Paris will see the V60. The wagon version of its S60 received the title of Sports Wagon to emphasize the sport allure.

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The new Audi A7 will debut in Moscow this year

Model fit between the A6 and A8 and comes with improved dynamics.Audi will launch the new A7 on August 25, at the Moscow Motor Show.

Officially called the A7 Sportback, the new model will represent a compromise between the A6 and A8 and will be the third model released in the Audi model Sportback range.

One of Audi’s designers, Achim Badstuebner said: “Sportback is a progressive four-door model, but with a dynamic roof line and a large trunk opening. The four doors and a trunk that opens wide, gives the car a more family character.”

Audi will borrow many elements of construction and design from the concept called Sportback, presented at the Auto Show in Detroit in 2009.
Among the major changes are the no glass ceiling of series version or lights, bumpers and side mirrors changed.

The model will be about five feet in length, its size being recommend for those who want the space of A8 and the A6’s dynamic.

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