2016 Audi A5 presents new generation of luxury. Three forms a two door Coupe and Convertible and a five door luxury car are manufactured only in Germany.
2016 Audi A5 Redesign
2016 Audi A5 will have some exterior changes. The new model will look very powerful and sporty. Overall body of this car will use the brand new MLB platform and lighter material. Aluminum panels, hollow spokes wheels and lighter engine should decrease the current model’s weight. This weight reduction will improve the fuel economy. The front mask will gets lightly smaller grille. Xenon plus lighting and LED taillights and fog lights are standard. Panoramic sunroof and heated headlamp washers are coming into premium models.
Inside we can expect leather upholstery, ten-speaker AM/FM/CD or SiriusXM sound system. Bluetooth connectivity, cruise control and stability control systems and a tire-pressure monitoring system even some of the improvements. Dual front airbags, back airbags, front knee and curtain airbags ensure the absolute safety of the driver and passengers.
2016 Audi A5 Engine
2016 Audi A5 engines will offer three engine options. The basic option will be the 2.0 liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. This engine is capable to produce at least 211 horsepower. The second unit will be used for S5 model and it will be 3.0 liter V6 engine that produces 333 horsepower. The RS5 model will have a completely new engine. Its old 4.2 liter V8 will be replaced with new and more powerful twin turbo 4.0 liter V8 engine. It should generate more than previous model’s 450 horsepower. Front wheel drive will be standard, while the Quattro AWD system will be available as an extra cost option. A six speed manual gearshift will be available as well as seven speed dual clutch automatic transmission. Front-wheel drive will remain standard while quattro all-wheel drive will continue to be offered as an option. The standard transmission should be an S tronic dual-clutch unit, possibly with eight forward gears.
2016 Audi A5 Price and Rlease Date
Pricing for the new 2016 Audi A5 has been set at $40,000 for basic model to $70,000 for the RS5. A5 will debut toward the beginning of this year before arriving on showroom floors at the start of 2015 while his German rival Porsche Panamera wait for the second half of 2015.