Whereas customers and journalists within the US won’t ever get to expertise this automotive anomaly, China-based Wheelsboy has been fortunate sufficient to slip in behind the wheel of the prolonged Audi. From the entrance of the A7L to the C-pillar, every part stays the identical. After that, the modern roofline of the common mannequin disappears, flowing right into a extra standard trunk, as seen on the A6 and A8. The presenter notes the automobile was “met with a wholesome quantity of skepticism” when first seen in 2021.
He notes, nevertheless, the trick is to have a look at the A7L as a very totally different automobile, moderately than a variation of the traditional mannequin. What the long-wheelbase mannequin positive aspects in rear legroom, it loses in general cargo area. The traditional Sportback design affords up 24.9 cubic ft of baggage area, for instance. Priced in China at round $72,000 to $123,000, the A7L is not even well-equipped. The entry-level mannequin would not even obtain a wi-fi charging pad as commonplace.