The New 2017 Audi A5 Sportback is the family-friendly car is perfectly connected and offers the latest infotainment features. Plus, the second generation comes with a completely reengineered suspension, high-performance drives and innovative driver assistance systems.
2017 Audi A5 Sportback Interior. The Audi A5 Sportback has equipped by LED daytime running lights and LED rear lights, Audi MMI radio plus with 7-inch color display, Bluetooth, a three-spoke leather multifunction steering wheel (including shift paddles in models with automatic transmission), front center armrest, folding rear seat back with 40:20:40 split, and LED interior lighting. Also standard are the Audi drive select dynamic handling system, the assistance systems Audi pre sense city and multicollision brake assist system, and the variable speed limiter.
The interior has gained17 millimeters (0.7 in) in length. The shoulder room has also been increased for both the driver (plus nine millimeters (0.4 in)) and the front passenger (plus eleven millimeters (0.4 in)). Knee room in the back has even increased by 24 millimeters (0.9 in).
The rear seat back splits 40:20:40 as standard. The load-area width measures exactly one meter (3.3 ft). The rectangular-shaped layout of the 480-liter (17.0 cu ft) luggage compartment makes it outstanding in terms of practical use. With the rear seats folded down, it can even accommodate 1,300 liters (45.9 cu ft).
Audi A5 Sportback has designed the entire interior to be lighter. The substructure of the front seats is made of high-strength steel and the frame of the through-loading facility in the rear seat is made of magnesium. This produces a saving of ten kilograms (22.0 lb) in the seats compared with the previous model.
2017 Audi A5 Sportback Exterior. Distinguishing feature of the new A5 Sportback is the sporty front end. The three-dimensionally modeled Singleframe grille is significantly flatter and wider than on the previous model. In the design trim line it is in elegant dark titanium black with horizontal slats in chrome. The side air intakes have bold edges and optionally – with the S line exterior package – honeycomb grilles and a sporty, horizontal trim strip in aluminum silver matt extending across the entire front end.
The exterior design consists of 4,733 millimeters (186.3 in) in length, a 2,824 millimeter (111.2 in) wheelbase, 1,843 millimeters (72.6 mm) wide and 1,386 millimeters (54.6 in) high – the new Audi A5 Sportback displays sporty, balanced proportions. Audi’s designers have combined dramatic shapes and athletically taut surfaces in the design of the five-door coupé. The stretched wheelbase, the short overhangs and the long, wraparound front lid with power dome emphasize the model’s dynamism.
The slim, three-dimensionally shaped rear lights come in LED technology as standard, and an LED lighting signature underlines their sculptural geometry. The delicate brake light sits below the luminaries, and the dynamic turn signal (with LED headlights and higher) forms a precise strip in the upper section. The third delicate brake light on the upper edge of the rear window spans its entire width.
2017 Audi A5 Sportback Engines and Transmission. The new Audi A5 Sportback appears in two TFSI and three TDI engine versions. They produce between 140 kW (190 hp) and 210 kW (286 hp). Compared with the previous model, Audi has reduced their fuel consumption by as much as 22 percent while increasing power output by up to 17 percent.
The new Audi A5 Sportback appears in two TFSI and three TDI engine versions. They produce between 140 kW (190 hp) and 210 kW (286 hp). Compared with the previous model, Audi has reduced their fuel consumption by as much as 22 percent while increasing power output by up to 17 percent.
All engines comply with the limits of the Euro 6 emission standard. The standard, updated start-stop system includes changes that reduce fuel consumption. It already deactivates the engine when coasting up to traffic signals at less than seven (with S tronic) or three km/h (tiptronic) (4.3 or 1.9 mph, respectively).
Six-speed manual transmission, seven-speed S tronic and eight-speed tiptronic, in combination with front and quattro all-wheel drive: In the new Audi A5 Sportback, each engine version comes with tailored power transmission technology. New efficiency-optimized six-speed manual transmissions with injection lubrication are used.
The new seven-speed S tronic is available with all engines except the top TDI and the S5. The dual-clutch transmission is standard with the 3.0 TDI with 160 kW (218 hp). The S tronic, which supersedes the continuously variable multitronic, offers impressively high efficiency.