Audi A5 has been one of the favourite luxury two-door cars in the past. The 2018 Audi A5 is going to be all about performance, comfort, luxury, and Technology with a starting price range of $42,600. 2018 Audi A5 possesses lustrous styling, a contemporary cabin and user-friendly infotainment system that is sure to mesmerize the buyers.
2018 Audi A5 Engine
The Audi A5 is built on the second generation MLB platform design by Audi. It comes powered by 252 HP 2.0 liter Turbo charged four cylinder engine producing a torque of 273 pound-feet. This will be mated with seven speed dual clutch automatic transmission and all wheel drive. However six speed manual transmission will be made available on the A5 Coupe. The Audi A5 2018 will be available in three models: the Coupe, the Convertible Cabriolet along with the Sportback which will have 4 doors. The four door Audi A5 Sportback model will provide cargo carrying capacity to the vehicle. All the Audi A5 models will be available in Premium, Premium Plus and Prestige trims.
Audi A5 Exteriors
The 2018 Audi A5 has undergone a smooth redesigning with best of materials. It will be presented with 18 inch to 20 inch Wheels, Xenon or LED Headlights, Heated Mirrors or Auto-dimming Exterior Mirrors, Automatic Wipers, a Sunroof, high performance summer tire and adaptive steering.
Audi A5 Interiors
The interiors of the freshly designed Audi A5 2018 are magnificently delineated with high quality materials and premium finish. The Coupe and Cabriolet seats four passengers. However, the Sportback can accommodate five passengers with ease. The new generation Audi A5 comes stocked with selectable drive modes, tri – zone Automatic Climate Control, Keyless Entry and Ignition, Leather Upholstery, Power Front Seats, Foldable Rear Seats, Auto-dimming Rearview Mirror, Front and Rear Parking Sensors and driver seat memory functions. The upgraded infotainment system of the 2018 Audi A5 constitutes of 7 inch to 8.3 inch display screen with 10 speaker surround sound system, Bluetooth Connectivity, two USB ports, HD radio, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Smartphone Connectivity.
2018 Audi A5 Safety Features
How many airbags in 2018 Audi A5?
To fortify maximum safety to its occupants, the Audi A5 comes equipped with multiple airbags. The A5 Coupe comes with 8 airbags while the Cabriolet has six. The Sportback has 8 standard airbags plus two optional airbags.
2018 Audi A5 Other Safety Features:
They shield the occupants with all round availability. The Audi Pre Sense Basic detects any impending collision and tightens the seatbelts along with automatic braking and closure of the windows or sunroof in order to ensure maximum safety if the collision occurs. Electronic stability control assesses the motion of the car or any loss of control and applies brakes automatically to prevent excessive motion of the vehicle or any slip. The Anti Lock Braking System prevents sudden stoppage in the rotation of the wheels in cases of emergency braking and allows for optimum rotation preventing any slippage. The new generation car comes equipped with Auto-On Headlights, Daytime Running Lights, Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors, Night Vision, Rollover Protection System, Traction Control, Blind Spot Monitoring System, Lane Departure Warning System and Automatic Brake Assist. These all are responsible for safety along with providing assistance to the driver.
2018 Audi A5 Safety Score :
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has given an overall ‘5 star’ rating to the 2018 Audi A5 with a ‘4 star’ in Frontal Crash Test, ‘5 star’ in Side Crash Test and another ‘5 star’ in Rollover Test.