At the Geneva Motor Show in 2007 debuted a new two-door from the Audi company, built on the basis of A4 sedan (B8). The model was named A5 (index of body 8T), and later its range expanded through the inclusion of a cabriolet and five-door hatchback – A5 Sportback.
Compared with four-door, Audi A5 Coupe got a little modified bumper and lighting equipment, as well as a stylish curved on the side of the body, giving it a more rapid and elegant appearance.
Models & Prices Audi A5 Coupe 2016.
|1.8 TFSI 6G||$40,600||1.8 petrol (170 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|1.8 TFSI Multitronic||$42,400||1.8 petrol (170 hp)||variable speed drive||front|
|2.0 TFSI 6G||$43,400||2.0 petrol (225 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|2.0 TFSI Multitronic||$44,200||2.0 petrol (225 hp)||variable speed drive||front|
|2.0 TFSI 6G quattro||$45,100||2.0 petrol (225 hp)||Manual (6)||full|
|2.0 TFSI S tronic quattro||$46,400||2.0 petrol (225 hp)||Automatic (7)||full|
|3.0 TDI S tronic quattro||$58,600||3.0 diesel engine (245 hp)||Automatic (7)||full|
|3.0 TFSI S tronic quattro||$58,600||3.0 petrol (272 hp)||Automatic (7)||full|
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Overall length of the Audi A5 Coupe is 4 625 mm (size of the wheelbase – 2751), width – 1854, height – 1 372 ground clearance (clearance) in the specification increased to 140 mm and luggage compartment volume is 455 liters.
Thus, the car was a bit shorter, wider and lower than the A4 sedan, and the size of the wheelbase was reduced to 57 millimeters. But the interior design of both models are almost the same, of course, except that passengers coupe not only difficult to wade back sofa, but much closer in the legs and over his head.
At the motor show in Frankfurt 2011 manufacturer from Ingolstadt presented the new line of “fives”, including a coupe, convertible and Sportback. Externally, the new items are easily distinguished by the redesigned front bumper, new grille and head optics, made in the style of the new A1, A6 and A8.
The restyled rear lights Audi A5 have more LEDs. And in the interior – a new steering wheel, a redesigned automatic transmission selector, white backlit instruments scales, different material finishes and upgraded multimedia system MMI.
On the technical side, the updated Audi A5 Coupe (8T) had recustomized suspension, which, coupled with the electromechanical power steering instead of hydraulic, provide more accurate control and, of course, improved comfort.
The range of engines for the Audi A5 includes three petrol and three diesel powertrains. The base is a 1.8-liter TFSI with improved phase shifters and a new turbocharger. His output increased to 170 hp and 320 Nm of torque at peak.
A more powerful 2.0-liter 225-horsepower (350 Nm) and the top-end 3.0-liter six-cylinder (272 hp and 400 Nm) engines remain the same. Paired with the latest aggregated only 7-speed robotized transmission.
Diesel engines for Audi A5 coupe represented 2.0-liter TDI with 177 hp (380 Nm) and 3.0-liter V6, available in two versions: the 204-horsepower (400 Nm) and the 245-horsepower (500 Nm), the latter being responsible environmental standards “Euro 6”.
The price of the new Audi A5 Coupe 2015 starts from $40,600 for the base 170-strong front-modification with a 6-speed manual transmission (CVT surcharge for $2,200). The cost of a more powerful version with 225 hp engine It starts with a mark of $43,400.
For a car with four-wheel drive buyers will pay from $45,100, and top-end Audi A5 (8T) is estimated to have 2.88 million p, and this without taking into account the many different options available, which are offered for the model.
Audi S5 Coupe.
Models & Prices 2016 Audi S5 Coupe.
|3.0 TFSI S tronic quattro||$52,800||3.0 petrol (333 hp)||robot (7)||full|
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Along with the “hot” Audi S4 sedan (B8) and the S4 Avant wagon has a similar modification and two-door.The updated Audi S5 Coupe equipped with the 3.0-liter “six” TFSI with supercharger drive, issuing 333 hpand maximum torque of 440 Nm.
The motor is mounted in a pair with no alternative 7-band robot S tronic, transmitting traction on all wheels.On acceleration from zero to hundred Audi S5 coupe spends 4.9 seconds (0.1 sec. Faster than the sedan), while its top speed is electronically limited to 250 km/h.
The cost of such a car is $52,800, which is four hundred thousand with a little more than asking for the most expensive version of the A5 with the usual 272-horsepower engine.