2018 Audi A5 harmoniously blends style, performance and practicality like no other sports. The new A5 Sportback from Audi sedan is awesome. Fans of Audi have cause for celebration, because Audi confirmed the 2018 A5 and S5 Sportback models are coming. Audi won’t quite confirm that the new A5 Sportback is coming to the U.S. market. But trust us, it will.
2018 Audi A5 Exterior and Interior Design
For the all-new 2018 Audi A5, Audi wisely chose to let the styling evolve with sharper edges and a stronger muscular physique. This five-door vehicle is very classy. Despite the increased footprint, the new Sportback will not gain weight since it will ride on the MLB Evo platform. The A5’s striking new exterior showcases a wider grille. It boasts xenon plus headlights with LED daytime running lights, which can be upgraded to full LED headlights. The engine hood has been emphasized with a bulging centre section, giving the impression of an oversized engine beneath. 18 inch 10 spoke wheels with all-season tires come standard, but they can be swapped out for 19 inch multi spoke wheels for a sportier look.
The basic look of cabin well finished passenger compartment parallels. There’s seating for four and redesigned seats. Moreover, A5 also boasts a bit more overall space. A long list of equipment will available such as MMI navigation plus, smartphone interface, in Car Audi connect infotainment, 4G LTE connectivity and Bang & Olufsen premium sound system. For update include electronic torque vectoring, the new Virtual Cockpit tech system, a newly developed standard front and rear suspension, better driver assistance systems and a whole bunch of other cool things.
2018 Audi A5 Release Date and Price
The new A5 to be coming to showrooms in the Spring of 2017, arriving as a 2018 model. Prices have not been announced but refer to the predecessor, pricing should be starting at around $44,000.
2018 Audi A5 Powertrain and Performance
Under the hood, A5 is equipped with a 2.0 liter TFSI four cylinder engine, coupled with either a seven speed S tronic dual-clutch automatic transmission or a six speed manual transmission. It delivering 252 horsepower and 273 pound feet of torque will power the A5. It reaches 60 m.p.h. in 6.0 seconds, 0.6 quicker than the previous model. This engine is more than sufficient, it’s so powerful that it renders the upmarket 2018 Audi A5 Sportback a luxury.