Just last year, Audi unveiled the Performance version of their 5-dour luxury coupe, none other than the RS7 Performance. It is by far the Audi RS7 Sportback’s faster version, which happens to be the Audi A7’s faster version itself.
The Audi RS7 performance boasts of some mean looks that you cannot help but to notice right from the get got. This has a coupe design, and is probably among the best coupe designs you will ever see on any sedan. It has Matrix LED headlamps complementing the car’s modern element together with a 4-ringed front grill.
This car has a weight of around 2 tonnes but it gives off the feeling of being as light as a feather. Audi was able to keep down its weight, thanks to the hybrid aluminum body. The RS7 Performance has distinctive design details specific on RS7 lineup, and one glance at the car will tell you that it means business. This car is not to garish and practical at the same time.
Audi packed the car with lots of bells and whistles. It has black interiors complete with carbon inlays and numerous details in aluminum look. There are also RS sports seat compete with head restraints as the norm, and two seats at the back with sporty contours. It also has Audi MMI navigation plus that with an MMI touch, a tire pressure monitoring system with displays of temperature and air pressure, a BOSE Surround Sound System, power assisted closing for doors, a head-up display, and reversing and front view camera. And to make sure that the cabin remains cool and comfy, there is also a 4-zone deluxe automatic air conditioning.
Cars such as Audi RS7 Sportback Performance can easily make most sports car feel inadequate because of that certain kind of rush that it carries around with it. Its exhaust note is like music to your ears, maybe because the car has additional 50 horses compared to the regular RS. This is being powered by 4.0 TFSI engine with 750 Nm (553 lb-ft) of torque and 605 hp. These figures definitely put the car into supercar territory. It presents endless capabilities, and it all depends whether your nerves can do it or not.
RS7 Performance has muscles enough for doing 0 to 100 km/h within 3.7 seconds (0-60 mph - 3.6 s) , with a top speed reaching 305 km/h. This is also intelligent, with its Audi COD or cylinder on demand tech and gives the ECE fuel consumption of only 9.5 liters for every 100 kms (26 mpg US). This makes it a top contender to a Lamborghini when it comes to efficiency. Since the RS7 Performance makes use of Quattro, it means that you will never lose the grip of any situation even at high speeds. Its 8-speed triptonic transmission is also remarkably quick. For more dynamic driving pleasure, there also has specifically tuned RS adaptive air suspension.
The Bottom Line
There is no doubt that the Audi RS7 Performance is one amazing car that will definitely give you more than your money’s worth with all its exciting features and upgrades.