State of the art
Even more powerful, eco-friendly in its emissions and efficient, the 3.0 TDI launching in mid 2014 has been comprehensively upgraded. Audi offers it in two variants: developing 160 kW (218 hp) of power and 400 Nm (295.02 lb ft) of torque; and a 200 kW (272 hp) version with torque of 580 Nm (427.78 lb ft). The key technical innovations relate to the cylinder heads, the VTG turbocharger, the oil pump, the close-coupled exhaust gas cleaning system, and the chain drive. Internal friction has been greatly reduced in many areas.
* Fuel consumption figures Audi A7 Sportback: Combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 9,8 – 5,1; Combined CO2-emissions in g/km: 229 – 135