Audi Group has published the official data, as well as fresh pictures of the new generation Audi A5. Novelty:
- new interior;
- expanded range of engines;
- upgraded suspension.
Apply for the purchase of a car can be updated in the autumn of this year, and the official car dealerships will deliver the car Audi is already at the end of 2011.
With the new bumper length of the car Audi A5 has become more of one millimeter for A5 Sportback body reaches 4.71 meters, while the coupe and the open version – 4.63 meters. Cars equipped with the new front bumper with enlarged air intakes, as well as a special radiator grille and other lamps with LED head light inserts borrowed from the latest generation of A1.
Exterior also has several unique features:
- a new sports steering wheel;
- automatic transmission selector;
- modifed entertainment system, MMI;
- unique interior trim.
The new generation Audi A5 is equipped with adjustable rear brakes and improved rear suspension bushings, through which, as stated by the German company, the car will receive “a more precise control and greater comfort.” It should be noted that the new model, the hydraulic power steering uses an electromechanical system, which was first established on the model of the Audi A7. Standard features include a car new 17-inch wheels with tires, size 225/50 that. And for a fee a car equipped with 20-inch wheels and tires 265/30.
For the new Audi A5 produced only three gasoline engine. By default, set under the hood a 1.8-liter four-cylinder turbo engine capacity from 170 ‘horses. ” The average cost of fuel equal to 5.7 liters per hundred kilometers, and the amount of CO2 emissions within the limits of 134 grams per kilometer. This is 21% less than the previous model of the family A5. The two-liter engine TFSI, which keeps a tight rein on 211 “horses” will remain intact, and lovers of powerful cars will be offered to hide under the hood of a three-liter “six” with a mechanical supercharger capacity of 272 horsepower.
Do not forget the Germans and the fans of diesel versions. We will have four new diesel variant. The most cost will be two-liter “four” capacity of 177 “horses”. Its average fuel consumption – 4.7 liters per hundred kilometers. And the most expensive six-cylinder engine modification will establish a capacity of three liters and the capacity of 245 “horses”.
Audi A5 gets front-wheel drive system, which will be paired with a six-speed manual transmission or a CVT. A wheel-drive versions will be supported by a seven-speed CVT or gearbox preselektivnoy steps S tronic.