The new 2017 Audi A5 will suffer some major changes when it comes to its exterior, but it’s totally different story when we look inside the vehicle.
EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR DESIGN
The latest arrival from Audi is scheduled to be the 2017 Audi A5 coupe. It has been confirmed that there will be and convertible options when it comes to this model. The new 2017 Audi A5 will keep the same dimensions as its predecessor. The new A5 will be based on the MLB platform which will have a positive influence to its gravity. This way the vehicle will be 250 pounds lighter. Changes that we will still be able to see is the front bumper which has been redesigned too. Also the grille will be modified, as well as the new LED headlights and taillights. Mirrors will also have a new design that will be more aerodynamic and stylish. These changes will make the new 2017 Audi A5 looks really powerful. The cabin of the new Audi A5 will keep a lot of the A4 features. The cabin will be capable to accommodate five adult passengers, and upholstered with the highest quality leather it will further increase the elegance of this vehicle. The system will be an 8.3-inch touch-screen MMI infotainment system and a 12.3 inch virtual cockpit system. The system will also integrate Wi-Fi, 4 USB ports and Bluetooth connectivity. The vehicle will also feature an LCD screen at the front, and this one will support radio, video and audio programs. But there will be also an option for an LCD screen on the rear seats.
2017 AUDI A5 ENGINE
The 2017 Audi A5 will have few engine options. We will start with 1.4-liter TFSI which makes 148 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque and a 2.0-liter TFSI engine that makes either 187 horses or 236 pound-feet or 248 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. The diesel line-up will offer a 2.0-liter four-cylinder and a 3.0-liter V-6. The first one makes 148 horsepower and 236 pound-feet or 184 horsepower and 295 pound-feet while the second one is rated at 215 horsepower and 295 pound-feet or 268 horses and 443 pound-feet. The gearbox that will be offered with the given range of engines is a choice between the S tronic, Tiptronic and manual gearboxes.
RELEASE DATE AND PRICE
We can expect that we will see the new 2017 Audi A5 on the market at the end of the current year. The price of the new Audi A5 will range around $40,000 for the base trim, and the higher trims and extra options will probably cost around $70,000.