2017 Audi A5 Sportback, A5 Cabriolet & S5 Sportback now on-sale in India

Audi India has launched Audi A5 Sportback, the Audi A5 Cabriolet and the Audi S5 Sportback in the country priced at INR 54,02,000, INR 67,51,000 and INR 70,60,000 respectively (ex-showroom).


2017 Audi A5 Sportback

Basically miniaturized versions of the Audi A7 and S7 Sportback, the A5 and S5 finally bring Audi to the fight against the BMW 4-Series Gran Coupe, Coupe and Convertible in global markets. Exterior-wise, the A5 sedan and the A5 Cabriolet both look similar and feature a chiselled bonnet with the signature hexagonal grille at the front. The S5 gets a subtle bodykit with S5 badges on the front fenders, silver ORVM housings and quad-exhaust tips.


2017 Audi A5 Cabriolet

The interiors of the Audi A5 range include a new sporty, 3-spoke steering wheel with shift paddles is available on all models, black wood-trim in the cabin (faux aluminium in the S5), MMI Touch infotainment system, and the Audi Virtual Cockpit which uses a 12.3-inch TFT monitor instead of the usual analogue dials. Features like Audi Smartphone Interface, Bang & Olufsen audio system and ambient lighting package are optional.


2017 Audi S5 Sportback

The new Audi A5 engine choices range between a 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder diesel engine which produces out 187 BHP and 400 Nm of torque and is paired with a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission for the A5 Sportback and A5 Cabriolet. The S5 on the other hand gets a 3.0-litre, turbocharged V6 petrol engine that develops 349 BHP and 500 Nm of torque paired to an 8-speed automatic gearbox. The A5 Cabriolet and S5 get Quattro all-wheel drive with a self-locking centre differential, while the A5 Sportback is front-wheel drive.

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