The Audi Q7 is Audi's first representative in the increasingly popular in Europe, the luxury SUV. It is a large five - seater, 6- seater or 7 - seater SUV passenger car with the key features , however, are designed primarily for the road.
The Q7 concept car based on the Audi Pikes Peak quattro, which was unveiled at the Detroit Auto Show in 2003 . The final production model was introduced at the Frankfurt Motor Show in autumn 2005 and went into mass production in Slovakia in 2006 .
In 2005 , the car manufacturer Nissan officially disputed the right of Audi to use the letter Q in car models . The Audi puts the letter Q to indicate the Quattro, ie models with 4-wheel drive . Other models of the Audi category SUV, all also with this letter , is the 2008 Audi Q5 and the Audi Q3 2011.