2018 Audi A5

Monday, November 28th 2016. | Audi

Among all existing German car brands on automotive market, we can say that the Audi A5 is one of the older models. Its first debut was started in 2007. Audi has a plan to launch their new 2018 Audi A5 with longer wheelbase, slightly longer and wider body as well as roomier cabin design.

2018 Audi A5 Front Angle

Exterior

Some spy photos have been taken by spy photographers. They caught the car for its engineering test with the same current body profile. But, they could tell use some changes such as the front and rear lights of 2018 A5 with the same style as the new A4.  They will also work for the sports sedan version that is named Sportback. It will get slightly enlarged design of A5 coupe but the difference is that it has more doors. The styling design is the same as the larger A7.

Interior

The cabin will also get some changes. The spy shots revealed that the interior will be completed with digital dashboard to replace the analog gauges. If it happens, there will be a lot of advantages for those who anticipate 2018 Audi A5. First, the car will be modernized to complete the current trend and demand. Second, it has high level of convenience and function that will support driver to control everything at ease in the cockpit.

Engine

Many reports highlighted that the new 2018 Audi A5 probably will share the A4 engine. It means Audi will use four-cylinder turbocharged engine and 2.0 liter that is capable to create about 252 hp. For the top model, they will install petrol and diesel six-cylinder engine. Buyers also can use the hybrid versions that will be released such as 1.4 liter TFSI engine combined with electric motor but this information has not been confirmed yet. About the transmission, they will use seven-speed shift-able auto or robotic as the standard together with dual clutch. By using the standard engine, it is capable to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph within 5.2 seconds while the top speed is about 130 mph.

Release Date and Price

2018 Audi A5 will sit on coupe class and the production will be started after 2017. It is possible to say that the premiere can be applied at Los Angeles Auto Show this November or at Detroit Auto Show in the beginning of 2017. For the cost, it will increase slightly. We hope that the standard trim level will be presented about $44,000.