In case you didn’t, the Audi RS5 is a version of the Audi A5 which made a debut in 2007. The coupe comes with a top-notch body design and a quite powerful drivetrain. Constructed with aluminum, carbon fiber and other lightweight materials, the car is light and offer high speeds & better fuel economy as a result. Here is a detailed Audi RS5 review.
Audi RS5 specs- Exterior
The latest model (2017 Audi RS5
) is based on the MLB/MLP platform and features the Quattro permanent four-wheel drive layout. It borrows a lot of exterior features from the outgoing model, such as a single-frame grille, xenon headlights & LED DRLs, flared fenders, side sills, 19-inch alloy wheels, two oval exhaust pipes and a bumper that tapers downward into a well-designed splitter.
The German automobile manufacturer has also equipped the coupe with classic windows and side mirrors that feature turn signals. Moreover, the automaker offers 8 body colors for the car.
Audi RS5 specs- Interior
The seats are quite sporty while the steering wheel carries more control buttons making it very functional. The two parts are upholstered in high-quality leather and have been incorporated with other features that improve their ergonomics.
When it comes to the technology, the coupe has a state-of-the-art infotainment system that features a larger screen display, an MMI navigation system and a myriad of digital control buttons. Other tech features include: a modern instrument cluster, an automatic climate control system and a premium audio unit.
Concerning safety and security, the Audi RS5
car has a stability control system, adaptive cruise control, security alarms, blind spot monitors and lane keep assist, among other protection features.
Audi RS5 Engine
The luxury car is fitted with a 4.2-liter V8 engine that has a capacity of 444 hp and 317 lb-ft. The FSI Quattro engine is backed by a 7-speed S-Tronic transmission system that supports an all-wheel drive.