Audi A7 55 TFSI Quattro Sportback Radio Review


Car design is a subjective thing. What is beautiful to some is plain ugly to others. Then there is the universally ugly vehicles like some of the older SsangYong’s.

Amongst the recent designs the Audi A7 Sportback stands out as a beacon of elegance and style.

Launched in late 2018, the second generation A7 Sportback combines the Audi qualities of smooth powerful engine and sublime ride and handling with the convenience of a lift back design for greater practicality.

The pick for me is the 55 TFSI quattro S tronic with a 3.0L V6 mild hybrid turbo petrol engine that produces 210kw of power and 600nm of torque. A seven speed dual clutch transmission drives all four wheels through the brilliant Audi QUATTRO system.

It’s equipped with a host of standard luxury, safety and driver assist features and is relatively good value priced from a bit over $133,000 plus the usual costs.

I loved the A7, It is simply a beautiful design. It makes a fantastic long distance family tourer. I can imagine myself hopping in the A7 and driving to Cairns and simply enjoying the drive.

Im Rob Fraser

Motoring Minutes are heard around Australia every day on over 50 radio channels through the Torque Radio networkMotoring Minutes have an average daily audience of over 150,000 listeners. Motoring Minutes are also broadcast as part of Overdrive Radio Program, which is broadcast through the Community Radio Network across Australia and has a weekly audience of over 450,000.

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Rob Fraser – General dogsbody & Director Rob is the founder of the business. He constantly mutters something about way too many red wines one evening being to blame. Often known for taking the 4WD in the driveway over the sports car, he has travelled pretty much everywhere in Australia and when he is bored goes for a drive. He first learned to drive on the farm in a left hand drive WW11 Jeep when he was 11, and was hooked on 4WDriving way back then. In addition to 4WD he is an avid motoring enthusiast and has maintained a strong interest in the industry ever since his teens. He has owned way too many cars in his time as well. Having previously lived at the top of corporate life he retired in 2000 and hasn’t put a suit and tie on since. Cars are his passion so why not have a business doing what you love he figures. He has towed either a caravan or camper trailer to most parts of Australia, has run guided tours for camper trailers’ and instructed drivers in off road towing.