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Audi A7 Sportback Available Next Week

Wondering when the Audi A7 Sportback will be available in the US?  On July 26th, 2010, which is next week, you should be able to walk into any Audi dealership and get your own.  Just recently the auto maker sold it’s 2 millionth car in the US, a huge milestone.

The A7 is being built to compete with cars like the Mercedes CLS, specifically a luxury car with 5 doors.  The profile of the A7 almost resembles the Porsche Panamera and will most likely also appeal to the same buyers in that market.  It’s long lines and AUDI refinement make it a good buy.

Power wise the A7 Sportback will be able to compete with other high power luxury cars.  Reportedly the Sportback will get pushed down the road thanks to a 3.0 liter supercharged V6.  Like the popular AUDI A6, buyers will be able to choose between a diesel of gasoline variant on the motor.

Audi A5 Sportback

Looking to gain more of the marketshare Mercedes and BMW currently owns, Audi will be releasing the Audi A5 Sportback, amongst other models.  Specifically Audi has announced that they intend to sell an additional 1.5 million cars before 2015, mainly in new models and versions like the A5 Sportback.

So far there haven’t been any good pictures of the A5 Sportback released, except for a few teasers.  You can see the teaser image along with a picture of the basic A5 below.

Audi A5 Sportback Comparison

Audi A5 Sportback Comparison

The new version of the Audi A5 will be a 2010 model year.  Although a small cosmetic change, 09 going into 2010 will be a big year for Audi.