Audi Q7 SUV Named to United Service Automotive Association 2012 Best Value List
Audi today announced that the 2012 Audi Q7 is the recipient of the United Services Automobile Association (USAA) Best Value award for the Large Luxury SUV.
The list names the top 2012 automobiles in sixteen categories for consumers looking to get the most bang for their buck.
This is the second year in a row that the Q – selected for its competitive price, fuel economy and low insurance rates – has been recognized by USAA.
• List honors top vehicles based on overall price, safety and reliability
• Audi Q7 selected as Best Value award recipient for Large Luxury SUV category
• Audi Q7 chosen for cost, fuel economy and low insurance rates
The seven-passenger Audi Q7 exceeds driver and passenger expectations for functionality and comfort. Drivers of the Q7 have the option of a gasoline turbocharged, fuel-injected 3.0 liter TFSI engine, or a fuel efficient, yet powerful, V6 turbycharged direct injection TDI clean dielsel engine.
With an ESP estimated fuel economy of 17 mpg city / 25 mpg highway the Q7 provides a range of more than 600 miles on a full tank holding 26.4 gallons of fuel.
The car also features the most advanced Audi technology available, including Audi connect™ with a rolling Wi-Fi® Hotspot for up to eight devices and Google Voice Local Search. The Audi music interface with iPod®/iPhone® connectivity ensures a user friendly experience through the Audi MMI® system.
A luxurious premium interior includes adjustable rear middle seats, foldable seats in the third row, and available panoranic roof. Airbags including Sideguard® head curtain airbags for all three rows of seats ensures passenger safety.
Automobiles selected for the USAA 2012 Best Value List offer consumers the best financial value of all vehicles evaluated by USAA, as part of a broader rating program called USAA preferred. Quantitative data are used to evaluate the vehicles##Q## cost, safety and reliability, among other key factors.
Nearly 80 cars, trucks and minivans are currently designated as USAA Preferred vehicles, and the Best Value list represents the vehicles at the top of each category.