- Second-gen RS7 launched at Rs 1.94 crore
- Packs in a 600hp, 800Nm mild-hybrid V8
- 0-100kph in 3.6s; top speed electronically limited to 250kph
Fans of fast four-doors in India have a reason to rejoice – the 2020 Audi RS7 Sportback has been launched today, priced at Rs 1.94 crore (ex-showroom, pan-India). This second-generation RS7 Sportback joins Audi India’s line-up as its fourth model on sale at present, alongside the A6, A8 L and Q8.
What’s the most important thing I need to know about the new RS7?
The highlight of the new-generation RS7 is clearly what lies under its hood – a 4.0-litre, twin-turbocharged V8 (paired with a 48-volt mild hybrid system) that produces a hefty 600hp and 800Nm of torque. That power figure is marginally lower than the previous-gen RS7 Performance’s 605hp, but torque is up by a notable 50Nm. Teamed with an eight-speed automatic…