The 2022 Audi Q8 will be the largest and segment-leading crossover from the German carmaker. It will probably appear in RS and hybrid versions, according to first rumors. Whatsoever, Audi is finalizing the development, and this SUV will take a position above the Q7 crossover.
The history of crossovers from Audi starts with Q5 SUV. Spy shots of the mini SUV are available, but that is just a shot in the blank. The company is definitely paying all the attention to one newcomer, and that is 2022 Q8.
2022 AUDI Q8 STYLING
The 2022 Audi Q8 will use the same MQB platform as its smaller sibling Q7. Spy shots caught the vehicle on the road, and we could see what to expect from the new crossover. License plates are German, so the SUV will probably be unveiled in Europe.
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RENDERING VS SPIED Q8
We could see a rendering of the 2022 Audi Q8. It has the shapes of the concept crossover. This is only the minor modification, which is normal to see between rendering and a production model.
2022 AUDI Q8 RS
The 2022 Audi Q8 hasn’t debuted yet, and we have already info about its performance-tuned RS version. Not only that the biggest crossover is getting this trim, but most of the SUV class is waiting for their models.
Luckily for all fans of the 4-ring brand, we could peak into the cabin of the 2022 Audi Q8. And when we talk about Audi, nothing less than the high-end equipment is expected. With one year to go before the launch of the 2022 Audi Q8, this system could only have improvements.
Its interior space is gigantic, the Audi Q8 will have only two rows of seats. This will be some kind of limo among crossovers. Cargo area will get a boost compared to Q7 model.
2022 AUDI Q8 SPECS
The main question remains– what will be under the hood of the 2022 Audi Q8? This is probably the powertrain of the 2022 Audi Q8 RS model. It can’t do it alone, so it is certain that Audi will have to use turbo- or superchargers to boost the performance of the RS model.
2022 AUDI Q8 HYBRID
A 3.0-liter unit is for sure the main candidate to be a main part of the hybrid Q8. Early estimations are that 2022 Audi Q8 Hybrid will be able to produce 450 hp.
THE 2022 AUDI Q8 GOES AUTONOMOUS?
Still rumors, but Audi is working on the autonomous drive. The e-tron model will come in 2022, so why 2022 Audi Q8 wouldn’t get its auto-drive system?
2022 AUDI Q8 RELEASE DATE AND PRICE
Current data points that 2022 Audi Q8 is definitely coming. As a 2022 season model, the Q8 SUV should debut this year. The German carmaker will definitely tease all fans with an appearance at one car show.
One of the details that will be kept until the last moment is the price. Knowing that Q7 sibling is still under $50,000 for the base unit, the Q8 could be the first model in SUV range that won’t be cheaper than $50k. With all the luxury in RS model, don’t even think to see this one under $100,000 mark.