2016 Audi A5 coupe, release date
If you are searching for comfort as well as class among cars in affordable range, you should definitely check out Audi A5. Almost all the cars of Audi in A series are a hit. This car is having modification at present and it will be even better than existing one. 2016 Audi A5 is also known as a better sibling of A4 since many things are similar to that car. Audi A5 will be launched in different forms in different places. People of US will get cabriolet and coupe form of Audi A5 while people of Europe will get the sportback model of A5 having five doors. 2016 Audi A5, which is the next generation A5 will be face lifted similar to next generation A4. It will have the same assistance system and telematics with cutting edge just like the ones present in A4.
2016 Audi A5: Redesign Exterior and Interior
Interior design will get a complete makeover with updated technological consoles. There will be breath-taking features such as heads-up-display, full LED headlights and driving functionality in autonomous form. A5 has got great features indeed, but in order to give a tough fight to competitors, it must have a more aggressive and sporty design
2016 Audi A5 is based on MLB platform which will be installed in A8, Volkswagen Phaeton and A6 as well soon. This platform is about 200 pounds lighter than existing versions. More or less all car brands are going for reduction of curb weight. This is because with curb weight reduction, more power can be driven with same engine configuration. The car will utilize less of its energy to pull the car and thus useful power will be more.
2016 Audi A5: Engine Specs
2016 Audi A5 will feature a 2.0 liter engine as the base version with four cylinders. This engine can produce power of 211 HP which is decent. There will be another version of 3.0 liter V6 supercharged engine which can produce power of 333 HP. Speed transmission of next generation A5 will be six-speed and will be manually controlled. But there will be option for seven-speed transmission with dual clutch technology and will be automatically controlled.
Auto transmission is the present trend and hopefully people will go for it. It has no hassle of shifting gears all the time while a person is driving. But there are still a percentage of people who prefers manual transmission since they are habituated to it. For them, manual transmission has been kept as the base version.
2016 Audi A5: Release Date, Price, Competitors
Price of 2016 Audi A5 has been fixed at around 39 895 for the base version. Price for the RS5 version will be more than $ 70 000 as it will have fantastic consoles and high power output. Audi is very cautious about what they charge from customers and what they give in return. Main competitors of 2016 Audi A5 are Cadillac ATS coupe, Mercedes-Benz C-class coupe, Lexus RC and BMW 4-series. This car is supposed to hit the market by the end of this year. Keep checking about its exact release date online or visit Audi store nearby.