All New 2017 Audi A5
2017 Audi A5 will be the new model to be released by the official in 2016 with sporty and powerful look. It has new bodywork and cabin with lighter and faster performance because the lightweight materials including the aluminum panels, hollow spoke wheels and also lighter engine ancillaries. Rumors say that the car has decreased weight about 220 pounds than the current model. This significant change will support the performance to be better than before to complete the new big grille, larger air intakes and LED headlights. 2017 Audi A5 will get redesigned cabin, futuristic design and MMI infotainment system.
Concept of 2017 Audi A5
The current unofficial reports informed that the car will not be too far from the current concept that is Audi A4. It means that the company will offer it with MLB modular longitudinal body that is built by Volkswagen. This platform is also called as MLB Evo which is prepared with lightweight body. The materials that will be used are lighter than before. Inside the cabin, 2017 Audi A5 has cutting edges with high technology improvement and more assistance system to support it.
Specifications of 2017 Audi A5
Before, this version was launched in 2007 that was a hit on the market and even as the leader in its segment. At that time, it defeated BMW as the strong rivals and now BMW is ready to keep their dominance by offering four new series. To answer this challenge, Audi has prepared 2017 Audi A5 for the competition. Other strong rivals that could come out are Mercedes C-Class and Lexus RC. With better modification and appearance, surely Audi will be more acceptable on the global market.
Engine of 2017 Audi A5
You could find out three different engines to offer in 2017 Audi A5. The first is 2.0 liter turbo four-cylinder to produce about 211 horsepower as the basic version while the second is supercharged V6 engine 3.0 liter to produce about 333 horsepower. The second engine is the used for the top model. If the first is supported with six-speed manual transmission, the company considers using seven-speed dual clutch auto in the second engine. The third will be for RSS model with V8 engine 4.0 liter to produce 450 horsepower.
Release Date and Price
The main plan for the official to release its first launch could be at the beginning of 2016 and it is dropped as 2017 model year. In another word, we have few months ahead to wait because the car is mentioned to be available on the showroom at the second half of 2016. The starting price of 2017 Audi A5 could be about $40,000 to $70,000. It depends on the current exchange rates.