2017 Audi A4 Avant Spy Shots, Rumors and Release Date

The 2017 Audi A4 Avant was spotted undergoing road testing while wearing heavy camouflage. The new A4 will get most of its design from the Prologue concept. Platform will be the Audi’s updated MBL modular architecture, which is called as MLB Evo. Let’s see what Audi has to offer.

2017 Audi A4 Avant Prototype Undergoing Road Testing

Exterior

Although still covered in camouflage, it’s clear that the A4 Avant will borrow styling cues from Audi’s prologue concept car range. That should give the A4 a familiar face while still looking to the future. Outback the A4 Avant seems a bit wider than today’s model, although the car’s overall footprint isn’t expected to change much.

Like its sedan counterpart, the A4 wagon will ride on Audi’s updated MBL modular architecture, known as MLB Evo. Thanks to MLB Evo’s use of lightweight materials, the A4 Avant should shed about 200 pounds compared to the model currently on sale. Front-wheel drive will be standard, but quattro all-wheel drive will be available as an optional extra.

2017 Audi A4 Redesign

Interior

As we have mentioned to you earlier, the company will offer larger dimension to increase its space and this way will give more relaxing yet comfortable nuance for both driver and passengers. It is more complete because the presence of new leather upholstery to make the cabin looks more luxurious than before. 2017 Audi A4 has much simple cockpit layout to make driver even easier controlling and navigating the car.

Powertrain

About the engine, this new Audi sedan has maximum capability on the tachometer which is 6,000 rpm. The engine chosen for it is the 3.0-litre V6 engine which is able to produce up to 350 horsepower. However, people may have options. The 4.2-litre V8 engine is ready if you want. It produces 500 horsepower. Both have different advantages. While one gives more power, the other one gives the fuel economy.

Plug-In Hybrid engine is the basic engine. It combines the 2.0-litre TFSI I4 engine and an electric motor. Then, the slave engine is possible to produce up to 211 horsepower. It is different with the motor which is limited to 95 horsepower.

2017 Audi A4 with Camouflage Rear Side

2017 Audi A4 Release Date and Price

The 2017 Audi A4 Avant is scheduled to arrive in the first half of 2016 as 2017 model year, however, it won’t be available in the U.S. market based on reliable source. Meanwhile, the 2016 Audi A4 sedan is set to arrive later in this year, its availability in U.S. is quite possible. Expect the pricing goes beyond $35,000. Stay tuned for more interesting updates!

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