Kannada actor, producer and director Rishabh Shetty has become one of the most searched names on internet after his movie Kantara released. This regional movie has also received love and appreciation from audience across the country. Kantara movie has been written and directed by Rishabh Shetty and he has played a leading role in the same as well. The actor recently bought an Audi Q7 luxury SUV and the images of the same have now surfaced online. The pictures have now surfaced on the internet after his movie Kantara Which means a mystical forest in Kannada became successful in the box office.
The image of the new Audi Q7 SUV has been shared by Rishabh Shetty’s wife Pragathi Shetty on her Instagram profile. As mentioned above, this is not a recent purchase. The pictures where posted back in July this year and the actor mostly likely bought the SUV during that time only. The only reason why the image is now surfacing online is because his movie Kantara is now trending. The actor has bought a current generation Audi Q7 SUV in white shade. Pragathi Shetty wrote on her post, “New addition,Audi Q7… Always proud of your dedication and hard work. Thank you for showering so much love and comfort to family. #rishabshettyfilms”
Audi Q7 has always been a popular SUV among actors and celebrities. The previous generation Audi Q7 which was offered in Indian market had found space in the garage of almost every Bollywood actor and actress. Rishabh Shetty also is now part of the group. Earlier this year, actress Aditi Rao Hydari had also bought a new Audi Q7 SUV. She however got it in the Navarra Blue Metallic colour. Coming back to Rishab Shetty, it is not clear which variant, actor-director has actually bought. Audi offers the Q7 in just two variants. There is Premium Plus and Technology. The Premium Plus is the entry-level variant that costs Rs. 82.49 lakhs and the Technology is the top-end variant that is priced at Rs. 89.90 lakhs.
Audi Q7 is an extremely spacious and feature rich SUV. The car comes with fully digital instrument cluster or Virtual cockpit as Audi likes to call it, 360 degree camera, touchscreen infotainment system, panoramic sunroof, leather seat covers, four-zone climate control, ambient lights, automatic headlamps and wipers, cruise control, premium sound system, electrically adjustable seats with memory function and so on. It is a huge SUV and comes with 3 row seats. It competes with SUVs like BMW X5, Mercedes-Benz GLE, Range Rover Velar, Jaguar F-Pace, Land Rover Discovery Sport and many more.
Audi does not offer a diesel engine with the Q7 anymore. It is now available with a standard 3.0 litre turbocharged engine. This engine generates 340 Ps and 500 Nm of peak torque. Like many other manufacturers, Audi is also using a 48V mild-hybrid system that offers additional boost. Audi Q7 comes with an 8-speed automatic transmission. The power is sent to all four wheels using the Quattro system. The SUV can do 0-100 kmph in 5.9 seconds and has a top-speed of 250 Kmph.