“Second” Audi Q7 will receive turbocharged diesel engine

June 26, 2014 at 10:33 pm

Ulrich Weiss, director of development of diesel engines Audi, said that it is currently developing a new engine with an electric turbocharger. He would come into power line some new Audi models and possibly crossover Q7 new second generation. The premiere of this model is to be held this fall at the international motor show in Paris.

2015 Audi Q7 photo

2015 Audi Q7 photo


Over turbo power plant that spins the turbine motor and not the exhaust gases and Audi work the last few years. At the conceptual coupe Audi RS5 TDI, which recently demonstrated automaker used just such a diesel. With a three-liter “six” with two stages of pressurization (one of the turbine – electric) managed to shoot 385 hp maximum power and 750 Nm of torque. Supercharger new motor is activated in a range of 1250-3000 rev/min. In addition to high power and traction motor provides low fuel consumption (about 5 l/100 km, as reported).

2015 Audi Q7 image

2015 Audi Q7 image

Sport concept Audi RS5 TDI was well received by the public. So it’s possible his appearance in product design. Regarding the new Audi Q7 add that the crossover is built on a new platform, which he shared with the next-generation Porsche Cayenne and the first crossover brand Bentley.

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