quattro power at its best – Audi launches the Design Edition of the Audi Q3 and the Audi Q7

Mumbai, July 19, 2018: Audi, the German luxury car manufacturer, today launched the Audi Q3 and the Audi Q7 Design Edition. These editions are equipped with new features to accentuate the luxury experience for customers. The Audi Q3 Design Edition will boast of sporty features like the Rear crystal clear tail lamps and Nappa leather seats combined with a full paint finish. Features like the Rear Seat Entertainment and Audi Cool bag in the Audi Q7 Design Edition make it even more desirable than before. The Audi Q3 and the Audi Q7 Design Edition are priced at INR 40,76,000 and INR 82,37,000 onwards respectively.

“Audi Q3 has been a segment leader ever since its introduction apart from being our bestselling model. The market has been evolving rapidly and we have always stayed ahead of the curve by constantly updating the Audi Q3 to enhance its appeal and make it more relevant for our customers. Our flagship SUV Audi Q7 was the only product in its segment in India when it was launched. A popular choice of Bollywood celebrities and big industrialists, the Audi Q7 led the way for the luxury SUV segment in India. With the introduction of the Audi Q3 and the Audi Q7 Design Edition, we are now offering our customers an exciting line up of their preferred vehicle to choose from and own their favorite Audi,” said Mr. Rahil Ansari, Head, Audi India.

“The year 2018 has seen numerous launches already and with the introduction of the Audi Q3 and the Audi Q7 Design Edition we showcase another perfect example of our commitment towards diversifying our product offer. With new and exclusive features, these products are specially curated for our customers who like to drive in style and want to stand out,” added Mr. Rahil Ansari, Head, Audi India.


At a Glance: Audi Q3 Design Edition


Engine & Drivetrain: 35 TDI quattro

  • 2.0 TDI quattro engine generating 184hp and 380 Nm of torque
  • 7 speed S tronic acceleration (0-100 kmph) in 7.9 seconds
  • Fuel consumption of 15.17 Kmpl (ARAI)


Exterior design and body

  • The bumper underlines the sporty character of the Audi Q3, with its sharper lines and its striking shape
  • The air inlets in the front bumper gives the car a rugged and aggressive character
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • R18 5 arm turbine design, contrasting grey, partly polished alloy wheels
  • LED headlights with signature LED DRLs
  • Full paint finish
  • Audi LED rings entry lights
  • Rear crystal clear tail lamps 
  • quattro Film set
  • quattro Entry lights



  • 4 spoke multi-function steering wheel
  • Front-seats with electric adjustment
  • Sporty aluminum tangent inlays
  • Deluxe 2 zone automatic air conditioner as standard
  • Nappa leather seats



  • MMI radio
  • Bluetooth interface
  • Audi music interface with bluetooth interface
  • Voice dialogue system



  • Audi Drive Select
  • Hill-start assist & Hill descent assist
  • Electromechanical parking brake
  • Folding rear seat back
  • Front & Rear centre armrest
  • Cruise control
  • Parking system plus with reverse camera
  • Coat hangar
  • Key Cover in exterior body color



  • Electronic stabilisation program
  • 6 Airbags
  • Electronic vehicle immobilization device
  • Space-saving spare wheel


At a Glance: Audi Q7 Design Edition


Engine and Transmission: 40 TFSI

  • Powerful 2.0 TFSI quattro engine
  • Superior 8 speed tiptronic transmission
  • Power output of 185kW (252hp) @5000 to 6000 rpm
  • 370 Nm of torque @1600-4500 rpm
  • Accelerates 0 to 100 km/h in 6.9 seconds with top speed of 233 kmph
  • Fuel efficiency of 11.68 Kmpl (ARAI certified)


Engine and Transmission: 45 TDI

  • Powerful 3.0 TDI quattro engine
  • Superior 8 speed tiptronic transmission
  • Power output of 183kW (249hp) @2910 to 4500 rpm
  • 600 Nm of torque @1500- 3000 rpm
  • Accelerates 0 to 100 km/h in 7.1 seconds
  • Fuel efficiency of 14.75 Kmpl (ARAI certified)




  • Sharp striking lines, continuous shoulder line accentuates athletic lines
  • Matrix LED headlamps with signature DRLs
  • Wide sculptured 3D single frame grille
  • Prominent muscular bumpers & air inlets
  • Inlay strips at the bottom of the doors with quattro embossing
  • Bold R19 5 Spoke alloy wheels
  • Full paint finish
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Available in Carrara white, Floret silver, Samurai grey, Orca black and Galaxy blue
  • Smoked tail lamps
  • Audi Rings decal on D-Pillar



  • Wrap around cockpit for improved driver bias, elegance and operation
  • Horizontal design architecture – slim low profile dash with continuous broad band of air vents
  • Slim, high resolution retractable MMI display
  • Benchmark in aeroacoustics, ‘Library Quiet’ cabin
  • Floating dashboard effect from plunging centre console
  • Ambient lighting with 30 combinations
  • Interior upholstery in genuine Cricket leather in black and beige
  • Full size seven seater configuration
  • Rear Seat Entertainment
  • Audi Cool bag



  • Audi Drive Select – Comfort, Auto, Dynamic, Individual and Off-road as standard. In conjunction with adaptive air suspension, the All-road mode is added, while the Off-road mode becomes Lift/Off-road
  • Electromechanical power steering
  • 4 Spoke leather steering wheel with shift paddles
  • Four zone deluxe automatic climate control
  • Electric steering wheel adjustment
  • Electrically adj. front seats with driver side memory
  • Electrically foldable 3rd row seats
  • Lowering of load floor for easy luggage loading
  • Cruise control
  • 360 degree surround camera



  • MMI Navigation plus
  • MMI Touch with 8 favourite buttons for Music, Contacts, Navigation, Place of Interest (POI)  and Radio Channels
  • Audi Smartphone Interface for Apple Carplay & Android Auto
  • Audi Phone Box with wireless Qi-charging
  • BOSE 3D surround sound system – 558 watts


Safety and Assistance systems

  • Tilt angle sensor for Off-road & All-road modes
  • 8 Airbags incl. rear side airbags
  • Audi pre sense

Tire pressure monitoring system