This is interesting. You've seen coverage from Detroit on our front page this week, and we'll be updating with a full report very soon. For now, here's another press release from Audi AG from the show. This one includes details on the Q7 3.6, though we're not aware that there was a 3.6 on the stand in Detroit. Either way, this is the first listing of power ratings and full information on the engine we've seen, including confirmation of its featuring FSI.
|The third premiere is that of the Audi Q7 with its newly developed 3.6-litre FSI engine. This six-cylinder engine delivers 206 kW (280 bhp) at 6,200 rpm. Its peak torque of 360 Nm is available from just 2,500 l/min, permitting a commanding and relaxed driving style. Working in conjunction with a 6-speed tiptronic transmission and quattro permanent four-wheel drive, the |
Audi Q7 3.6 FSI accelerates to 100 km/h in 8.3 seconds and rapidly on up to its top speed of 220 km/h. This V6 engine will be available in Europe from mid-2006.