Audi presents the new generation A5 Sportback 2017
New lines to the range A5 and S5 Sportback 2017.
Audi has revealed the new generation 2017 of the A5 Sportback, the variant sedan the sporty A5, that was renovated just a few months, presenting simultaneously the sport version S5. Prior to your official presentation at the Paris Salon 2016, the German brand has revealed the full model by press release, with all its details, and new features.
Externally, the new A5 Sportback takes the features of the coupe version, heavily revised with respect to the generation outgoing. In the front we find as the main element to the already classic grille Singleframe Audi, which now shows more of the flat, next to this the new pilots stylized and a new treatment to the area of the bumper.
The own front hood is more sculpted and with greater prominence, while the light clusters front will have LED headlights or Matrix LED with intermittent dynamic way optional.
Gate with the possibility of opening sensor.
On the side we find a waist line more profiled and doors without frame, with the wheel arches very well marked, giving way to a behind that has also been revised. Where we find the new drivers rear LED of three-dimensional design and the well-hidden third brake light, located on the upper edge of the rear window.
In the cabin, we find many changes. Structurally speaking, the dashboard now has a way more horizontal, with thin vents. Although the most striking are the developments of infotainment, with the addition of the instrument panel digital Audi Virtual Cockpit 12.3-inch and Head-Up Display, as well as a large central display, located on the dashboard and that will be 7 inches for the majority of versions, remain the preserve of a larger, 8.3-inch, for versions higher equipment.
The system of infotainment benefits from the latest technology of the brand, with the new system MMI Navigation plus with MMI touch, the top version of this system, which adds 10 Gb of flash storage, a DVD reader, and the services of Audi Connect for 3 years with up to 5 free updates.
Many technological developments in the interior.
This new version of the system will be the basis for future functionalities of connectivity, Audi, as discussed above, and in the new A5 Sportback features a Wizard of Personal Route, card Audi Connect SIM with a flat rate and Roaming in Europe for three years, that allows you to use up to 8 wireless devices at the same time and also the latest application of Audi Connect, such as Car Finder, Google Earth and Google Street View or use of social networks thanks to a new interface. It also incorporates the functionality of Audi Connect Safety & Service” with service of online assistance and even emergency call, which in the case of receiving no response from the user sends an ambulance.
it Is interesting to note that this new generation has won interior spaciousness, with 17 mm longer than the length of the passenger compartment and up to 11 mm more than width. The rear passengers have gained 24 mm additional with respect to the front seat. The luggage compartment now has a volume of 480 litres, which expands to 1,300 once folded down the rear seat backrest, while the lid has a closure assisted electrically, and optionally with opening system with sensor.
The systems of driving aids available will be the Audi Cross Traffic Assist, Audi Parking Assist, Audi Exit, Warning systems, Anti-Collision and recognition of signals, as well as the wizard of spin Audi Turn Assist.
Design more in-tune with better visual integration of the doors.
The greatest novelty mechanical will be the incorporation of the engine 2.0 TFSI g-tron, 170 CV, able to operate with conventional gasoline or natural gas, as well as Audi e-gas. The new TDI engines and TFSI are present in the range A5 Sportback can boast of up to 17 percent more power, with a decrease in the consumption estimated at 22 percent, according to the German firm in its presentation.
|Range of motorizaciones|
|2.0 TFSI||gas||190 HP||320 Nm|
|2.0 TFSI||gasoline||252 HP||370 Nm|
|3.0 TFSI||gas||354 CV||500 Nm|
|2.0 TDI||diesel||190 HP||400 Nm|
|2.0 TDI ultra||diesel||190 HP||400 Nm|
|3.0 TDI||diesel||218 HP||400 Nm|
|3.0 TDI||diesel||286 HP||620 Nm|
|2.0 TFSI g-tron||petrol/gas nat.||170 CV||270 Nm|
The transmissions available are a manual, S tronic, and even the tiptronic 8-speed transmission, with the possibility of front-wheel drive or full quattro, in the case of the versions 3.0 TDI of 286 HP and S5 354 HP in addition to count with differential, rear sports.
Available at the beginning of 2017.
The presentation of this new generation of the sports sedan will be in
the imminent Paris Salon 2016, with a marketing
would get started at the beginning of next year, 2017. In our country version
most basic will be the 2.0 TFSI petrol with 190 HP and 6 speeds, and
will be encrypted in 41.400 euros.