The German motor brand always brings in surprises for you and this time it’s no different.
The new Audi A5 coupe is more promising and engaging. The four-door coupe is all ahead in terms of design and styling which comes loaded with advanced powertrains. It is more powerful and fuel efficient compared to the previous version.
Engine & Transmission
The Audi A5 Coupé will have five engines two TFSI and three TDI units. The power output has been elevated significantly and is now between 187bhp and 282bhp. The 3.0L V6 TDI diesel engine is said to deliver power in two modes: 215bhp and 282bhp, while the 4-cylinder motor would develop 187bhp.
Comparing with the previous models the new model will offer up to 17 percent more performance while consuming as much as 22 percent less fuel. These engines would be available with 6-speed manual gearbox and 7-speed S tronic automatic transmission, while coming with front- or all-wheel drive system
The new Audi A5 Coupé is 60 kg lighter than its predecessor with a drag coefficient of just 0.25. The coupe exhibits a wider Single-frame grille, xenon headlights with LED daytime running lights which have dynamic turn signals it also includes LED rear lights and long bonnet. The luggage compartment offers a volume of 465 litres which is 10 litres more than the previous model.
While comparing to the previous model Audi A5 Coupé comes much more equipped this time. It has new electromechanical power steering setup which is a standard offer while the dynamic steering, varies its gear ratio depending on the speed and steering angle. Some other features include LED interior lights, the Audi MMI radio plus with 7-inch MMI colour display, Bluetooth and USB charging function, height-adjustable belt feeds, Audi drive select dynamic handling system and Audi pre sense city.
The A5 coupe will have additional safety features like automatic emergency call in the event of an accident, online roadside assistance and Audi service request as well as remote functions that can be used with the MMI connect app on a smartphone or a smartwatch.
The petrol version of Audi A5 gives mileage of 11.2 kmpl it uses FSI direct-injection technology which was originally developed for the Le Mans 24-hour endurance race to deliver more power and torque, as well as enhanced fuel efficiency. Right amount of fuel and air injected into the combustion chambers, enables the engine to breathe more easily which results in reduced heat loss and increased output, with almost 15% reduction in fuel consumption and decrease in exhaust emissions.
The estimated price for Audi A5 Coupé in India will be almost around ₹ 55 Lakh – 60 Lakh.
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