Audi's A7 came out as an outstanding tech car, loaded with innovative cabin and performance features. The S7 is the sport version of that car and takes the tech even higher with impressive performance upgrades. Read full review
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4.5 stars

MSRP: $78,800.00

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Like the A7, the S7 gets Quattro all-wheel drive, but it also comes standard with Audi's Sport Differential, which vectors torque across the rear wheels to improve handing. The only letdown in the handling department is the S7's air suspension, which is not quite as capable as magnetic dampers when it comes to controlling sway. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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The S7 is a four-door hatchback, providing more accessible cargo area than a sedan with a traditional trunk. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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Diamond-pattern leather seat coverings are a nice touch in the S7. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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Real carbon-fiber trim elements are available in the S7's cabin. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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A plastic tray between the rear seats makes the S7 a four-seater. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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The electric power-steering boost can be adjusted between Comfort and Dynamic settings. It delivers very precise control, but the wheel never has much heft. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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An LCD between the speedometer and tachometer shows useful information, such as turn-by-turn directions and trip data. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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The S7 comes with a seven-speed, dual-clutch gearbox, which delivers quick and efficient gear changes. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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Audi has an elliptical-style main menu on the LCD, controllable with a dial on the console. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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DriveSelect lets drivers choose different car settings for different driving conditions. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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The navigation submenu also uses the elliptical paradigm, which can handle multiple menu items. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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Audi integrates Google Earth imagery with its navigation system, and overlays traffic conditions for freeways and some surface streets. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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Traffic data can also be viewed in a list format. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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Google local search is integrated with the navigation system, and makes it very easy to find businesses. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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Other online services include fuel prices and weather. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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The S7 includes a Bluetooth hands-free phone system, which gives quick access to a paired phone's contact list through this interface. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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The S7 offers a number of digital audio sources, from its own hard drive to a unique Wi-Fi streaming capability. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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With an iOS device connected to the car's music port, the interface shows a standard music library. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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The music play screen shows album art, when available. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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HD Radio comes standard in the S7, and the radio interface makes multicasts available. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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The S7 comes standard with a powerful, 650-watt audio system, but the optional Bang & Olufsen system is much better. Read full review
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4.5 stars

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