Audi India's flagship SUV in the country, the Audi Q7 will be available in petrol powered variant will be available in some time. The Audi Q7 Petrol will be introduced at a special event in Mumbai on September 4 and will join the diesel offering of the SUV. The petrol version comes about a year and a half later after the second generation Q7 was launched in India in late 2015. The addition to the Q7 falls in-line with the German automaker's promise to introduce petrol versions of its complete line-up, following the Supreme Court's order to ban diesel vehicles in the Delhi NCR region last year. That, alongwith the growing affinity towards petrol engines once again prompted Audi India to introduce the Q7 Petrol.
With respect to the powertrain, The Audi Q7 petrol will be using a 2-litre four-cylinder, TFSI engine tuned to churn out 250 bhp of power and 370 Nm of peak torque. The motor comes paired to an 8-speed automatic transmission sending power to all four wheels via Audi's famed Quattro AWD system. As per Audi's new nomenclature, it will be badged as '40 TFSI'.