The 2018 Audi Q7 Vs The 2018 Lexus GX in St. Petersburg, FL

Safety Accolades Are The Best Kind

Thanks to brilliant engineering and innovative technology, the 2018 Audi Q7 earned an NHTSA 5-Star Overall Safety Rating.

Along with Audi pre sense® basic, the new Audi Q7 comes standard with Audi pre sense® city, a driver assist technology that monitors traffic ahead. It helps to detect cornering and stationary vehicles, as well as pedestrians, then warns drivers and even initiates emergency brakes if necessary.

The 2018 Audi Q7 also offers available Active Lane Assist, Collision Avoidance Assist and Rear Cross Traffic Assist. Meanwhile, its Night Vision Assistant uses thermal imaging technology to help detect pedestrians and large animals up to 300 feet ahead. This kind of technology is not available in the Lexus GX.

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Exterior of the 2018 Audi Q7 at Crown Audi near St. Petersburg, FL

A Reputation For Performance

One advantage the 2018 Audi Q7 has over the Lexus GX is well, it's an Audi. That means it utilizes advanced German engineering that you won't find in a Lexus. The new Audi Q7 features the famed quattro® all-wheel drive technology, which delivers the dynamic handling you expect from an Audi.

The 2018 Audi Q7 also features an available 333-horsepower 3.0L TFSI® V6, with a standard 8-speed Tiptronic® transmission, allowing an impressive SUV 0-60 MPH time of 5.7 seconds.

If you're looking for efficiency, the standard 2.0L 4-cylinder engineer achieves an EPA-estimated 25 highway MPG, but still delivers quattro®-grade performance.

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Capacity Counts

SUVs aren't just meant for Point A and Point B. They're meant for the journey in between. The 2018 Audi Q7 offers standard seating for up to 7, so you can enjoy the adventure with everyone you love.

With every seat occupied, the new Audi Q7 still offers 14.8 cubic feet of cargo space. With the second and third row of seats folded down, it offers a maximum of 71.6 cu. ft. of storage. The 2018 Lexus GX offers less room behind the third row and less maximum cargo capacity. It also seats only 6 passengers in its fully-equipped trim.

Plan on bringing your favorite weekend toys? The 2018 Audi Q7 boasts a max towing capacity of 7,700 pounds, once again outdoing the Lexus GX. Get an SUV that can manage your lifestyle. Visit Crown Audi of Clearwater today and drive the new Audi Q7.

Safety features and interior of the 2018 Audi Q7 - available at Crown Audi near Tampa and Palm Harbor, FL

Technological Totality

A modern SUV needs to be equipped for the modern family. The 2018 Audi Q7 fits that criteria with a plethora of advanced technology features.

With its available Audi Smartphone Interface, the new Audi Q7 offers Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™ and Google™, providing easy access to navigation, phone messages, contacts, and more. MMI® all-in-touch handwriting-recognition is also available as an easy way to manage your technology.

Drivers can also opt for Audi connect®, which integrates Google Earth™ and provides weather conditions and traffic information.

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