Audi S4 and S4 Avant (2017) – a new generation of “hot” sedan and wagon based on the model in the new A4 body index B9. The world premiere took place at the September car Frankfurt Motor Show in 2015.
If the usual Audi A4 (B9) on the outside were largely similar to the previous generation of the car, then a version of S4 is also directed to the full. To distinguish “ESG” from a simple A4 can be on the diffuser in the rear bumper, exhaust pipes quartet slightly revamped front bumper, silver exterior rear-view mirrors and a corresponding label.
Inside, the new Audi S4 (2017) sports a leather sports seats with Alcantara inserts, steering wheel with flattened rim, metal plates on the pedals, carbon fiber inserts and a door sills illuminated.
Specifications. Under the hood of the Audi S4 in a new body B9 is located 3.0-liter V6 TFSI of the new family. If the old engine was equipped with compressors, then the current – turbocharging. As a result, it returns rose from 333 to 354 hp and maximum torque is 500 Nm against 440 previously. Transmission – specially adapted to this machine 8-band automatic Tiptronic.
From zero to hundreds Audi S4 (2017) accelerates in 4.7 seconds (0.3 sec. Faster than its predecessor) and a top speed limited to 250 km/h. Improved dynamics contributed not only more powerful engine, but also to reduce weight through the use of modular chassis MLB second generation. Sedan weighs 1630 kg (- 65 kg), and versatile – 1675 (- 75).
The car has received a new five-link suspension (for a fee is available suspension with electronically controlled shock absorbers) and Quattro all-wheel drive with limited slip differential by default distributes traction between the axles in a ratio of 40:60 in favor of the rear wheels. Thus, depending on the road conditions, the time to 70% can be shifted forward or up to 85% – back.
Packaging and prices. Sales of new Audi S4 (B9) and S4 Avant (B9) will start in the spring of 2016, the price will be announced later. The equipment includes model diode optics, power tailgate, adaptive cruise control, parking aid, function marking and tracking “blind” areas, and many others.
The surcharge buyers are offered matrix head optics Matrix LED, projection display, contactless trunk opening function for the versatile, 19-inch wheels (the default go-diameter by 18 inches).