In 2007, Audi has introduced and launched for the first generation of 2016 Audi A5 and since that time people are waiting for the new redesign model. Finally, the company answers the demand in the market for its fans with the brilliant redesign concept especially this car has a lot of serious competitors that could take over its position in the market. It is not surprising if the company consider changing this next generation with more radical design. The exterior and interior are more than just refreshed, but drastically changed with significant improvements that you only could see in 2016 A5.
2016 Audi A5 Redesign Style
What makes the car could drastically changed is the platform. The company considers using the new platform under MLB Evo platform which is also used for A6 and A8 and of course it is bigger than the Audi’s sedan platform. The main concern to design this 2016 Audi A5 is reduced bodyweight so the company builds it with advanced technology and strong materials but in light weight such as aluminum. It is no wonder if now the car has been reported to have 200 pounds lighter compared to its predecessor. Even if the car looks a little bit traditional, but the innovative ideas could not be ignored. You could see improved aerodynamics, restyled LED headlights, contemporary design, better roofline and also elegant lines through its refinements. One word to define this car is aggressive. Its sporty touch is the biggest reason why you need to wait this car.
2016 Audi A5 Engine
2016 Audi A5 will inherit two powertrain options from its predecessor and the company will offer one new engine. The big rumors said that the car will be enriched with TDI engines especially for American market. Even if the company has no clarification at all for this issue, but we could not ignore the presence of supercharged engine 2.0 liter that could generate 211 horsepower and this engine is better compared to the previous model as the same as the supercharged V6 3.0 liter. For the latter version, the car is able to produce 333 horsepower which is currently installed in Audi S5. The new engine option is twin-turbo V8 4.0 liter that is powered RS5 with 450 horsepower. The company offers 7-speed dual clutch auto as the standard and the optional option is 6-speed manual transmission.
2016 Audi A5 Coupe Release Date and Price
The unofficial sides have claimed if the car will be launched in the beginning of 2015 but we have a strong feeling that the car will go in the middle of 2015. The estimations for the cost to get the car is $40,000 as the entry model and the highest RS 5 is $69,990 for 2016 Audi A5.
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