The Audi A5 starts to be producing in 2007 offered with a choice of gasoline and diesel engines, with power ranging from 170 to 265 hp in the top version. After almost nine years, it will be shown as totally redesigned. Since the first production until now, this car was produced in several variants as a cabriolet, as a coupe, and as a sportback. Audi manufactured them with two and five doors. The last update of this car was in the 2012 model year as S5 Special Edition, produced in only 125 copies.
Since BMW decided to offer a 4 Series Coupe and Convertible, Audi finds important to also develop a new – generation Audi A5 to maintain the position in the league.This new 2016 Audi A5 will show up in two forms: as A5 convertible and as A5 roadster. The outer appearance of Audi A5 will be built by Volkswagen’s new MLB platform and will include a lot of aluminum to reduce the weight of this car.
Audi hopes that this second – generation will be lighter by 220 pounds from the A5’s weight versus its predecessor. As the result, this will have a various different profits, such as reducing car’s fuel consumption, so the engines don’t have to be downsized to a 1,4 – liter lever. So, this includes fuel effectiveness and lower CO₂ emanations. To achieve the desired weight Audi will use aluminum panels, hollow – spoke wheels and lighter engine ancillares. Audi will offer a few versions of the engine and the engine line up will be something like this:
Audi A5 2.0 liter producing 220 hp
Audi S5 3.0 liter producing 333 hp
Audi RS5 4.0 liter supercharged V8 producing 475 hp
Interior and exterior design
With all seats covered with calfskin upholstery, the interior of the new 2016 Audi A5 will look very high class. On the right side of guiding wheel will be a large display with numerous capacities and audio device with up to ten speakers.The standard supplies for the A5 will be air conditioning, airbags on all sides, cowhide telescoping steering wheel, trip computer. You can add the navigation system, but it’s not included in the basic package.
Exterior wise, the new LED headlights will be amaizing and it will also have larger air intakes. The 2016 Audi A5 will have a new, big grille for more sportier look. The brand-new MLB platform will help with reducing the car’s weight and give the Audi A5 more futuristic look.
2016 Audi A5 release date and Price
The new 2016 Audi A5 will show up on special in the United States in the first quarter of this year.
The price for the Audi A5 will be around $ 40,000 and for model Audi RS5 will be around $70,000.
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