The Audi S7 is the latest entry in the luxury car category called the four-door coupe. Although this car has a sleek fastback style, most people would argue every car with four doors is a sedan. Semantic issues must apply to the S7, which offers the practicality of hatchbacks with large cargo areas. Although difficult to classify, without a doubt the 2018 Audi S7 is an interesting car.
The 2018 Audi S7 is a high-performance midsize four-door sedan with a hatchback body style. It’s sold in two trim levels, Premium Plus and Prestige.
Under the hood, the 2018 Audi S7 gets a turbocharged 4.0-liter V8 engine that produces 450 horsepower and 406 pound-feet of torque. A seven-speed automated manual transmission (S tronic) and all-wheel drive are standard.
In track testing, the 2018 Audi S7 hit 60 mph from zero in 4.2 seconds, quicker than most competitors in the segment. EPA fuel economy numbers at 18 mpg combined (16 mpg city/24 mpg highway). This is remarkably frugal for a high-performance car.