Audi wins at WhatCar? Awards 2017

The WhatCar? Awards are the benchmark for automotive quality and are only given to those that set the highest standards in their class.

This year, we are proud to announce Audi have won four overall awards – 'Best Family Car'; 'Best Compact Executive Car of the Year'; 'Best Luxury SUV' and 'Best Coupé of the Year'. Along with these, Audi picked up seven price point awards in a variety of categories.

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Audi A3 Sportback 1.4 TFSI 150 Sport

'Best Family Car of the Year 2017'

The Audi A3 Sportback has been named 'Best Family Car of The Year 2017' by WhatCar? magazine and website. With the practicality of five doors, a sporty exterior design and some of the most up-to-date Audi technologies, the A3 Sportback makes a perfect family car.

The Audi Smartphone Interface turns your car into an extension of your phone and come as standard on the A3 Sportback. The digital and fully customisable Audi Virtual Cockpit is available as an option on the A3 Sportback for the first time.

Audi A4 Saloon 3.0 TDI 218 Sport

'Best Compact Executive Car of the Year 2017'

The Audi A4 Saloon has been named 'Best Compact Executive Car of the Year 2017’ by WhatCar? magazine and website. Voted for its exceptional luxury and refinement, the A4 Saloon is the pinnacle of interior quality and technology in its class. WhatCar? says the the A4 Saloon is "the smoothest, quietest and best-finished car in its class."

The A4 Sport trim offers a wide range of engines including TDI ultra as well as TFSI and TDI quattro. And for the first time, the A4 offers the choice of two suspension variants - Sport or Comfort. Audi Smartphone Interface come as standard and optional technology includes Matrix LED lights and Virtual Cockpit.

The Audi A4 Saloon Sport trim

Audi Q7 3.0 TDI 272 quattro SE

'Best Luxury SUV of the Year 2017'

The Audi Q7 has been named 'Best Luxury SUV of The Year 2017' by WhatCar? magazine and website. The Q7 combines practicality and luxury with its seven seats, 770-litre boot and exceptional detailing inside and out.

From advanced safety features to a state-of-the-art infotainment, the Q7 brings Audi’s iconic SUV to the very forefront of automotive technology. Standard on the Q7, the Audi Smartphone Interface system turns the car into an extension of your phone by connecting one directly with the other. Optional technology include Matrix LED lights, Audi Virtual Cockpit and Bang & Olufsen Advanced Sound System with 3D sound.

Audi TT 1.8 TFSI Sport

'Best Coupé of the Year 2017'

The Audi TT Coupé has been named 'Best Coupé of The Year' for a third year running by WhatCar? magazine and website. The TT Coupé has won this award a staggering 15 times making it the most successful car in the 'Coupé of the Year' category and further strengthening its status as an icon.

With a wide range of engine, transmission and drivetrain options available to choose from, the TT marries great performance with a beautiful design that's instantly recognisable. As standard across the entire range, the Virtual Cockpit and integrated controls offers the driver a truly immersed experience.

The Audi TT Coupé Sport trim

Best Buy Awards

Audi A3 Sportback 1.4 TFSI 150 Sport - Winner of the Best Buy, more than £20,000 award

Audi A3 Saloon 2.0 TDI 150 Sport - Winner of the Best Buy, £25,000-£30,000 award

Audi A3 Cabriolet 1.4 TFSI 150 Sport - Winner of the Best Buy, £25,000 - £35,000 award

Audi A4 3.0 TDI 218 Sport - Winner of the Best Buy, more than £30,000 award

Audi A5 3.0 TDI 218 Sport - Winner of the Best Buy, £30,000 - £50,000 award

Audi Q7 3.0 TDI 272 quattro SE - Winner of the Best Buy, £50,000-£70,000 award

Audi TT 1.8 TFSI Sport - Winner of the Best Buy, less than £30,000 award

Notable Mentions

The Audi SQ7: 48V electrical system was one of three finalists for the Technology Award.


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