25 Jan 2018 Audi S5 with Turbocharged V6 Engine and Quattro All-Wheel Drive System
The 2018 Audi S5 is a luxurious two-door coupe that is fitted with a powerful engine and advanced technologies to deliver an unmatchable performance. It has a lightweight and athletic body structure that provides it a sportier look. With the legendary Quattro All-Wheel Drive System at its core, the coupe is perfect for car enthusiasts who prefer to buy fast and luxurious vehicles.
It has an amazing exterior styling that demands respect from onlookers. Audi has completely refined the interior of this luxury coupe with more luxuries and ergonomics to deliver a comfortable ride to passengers. Under the hood, the coupe houses a turbocharged V6 engine that is capable of delivering an excellent performance.
The 2018 Audi S5 is equipped with state-of-the-art technologies that make the ride entertaining on every corner of the road. With the addition of modern safety features as standard, this coupe assures a safe ride for passengers in different road conditions.
Here is a review of the new Audi S5 with a keen insight into its design, performance, technologies, safety, and a lot more.
Design of the 2018 Audi S5
The all-new Audi S5 has been redesigned to look sportier and aggressive from every angle. It has an aggressive exterior that leaves a long lasting impression wherever it goes. The interior of this luxury coupe is laced with luxuries to make the ride comfortable for passengers.
The 2018 Audi S 5 is designed to retain the iconic sports car design and many new design elements such as a power dome hood and wave-design have been added to make it look sportier. It has an aerodynamic body that improves the performance and fuel efficiency on road. On the lower side of the front bumper, new large air intakes are placed for better aerodynamics.
The front fascia of new S5 is dominated by platinum gray Singleframe grille with aluminum-optic double horizontal blade bars that adds to its aggressive profile. It has cutting edges on the bonnet and flowing lines on sides that make it look striking. The coupe is fitted with power adjustable auto-dimming heated exterior side mirrors that elevate the aggressive profile of its exterior.
It has aluminum trim around side windows that attract the coupe enthusiasts and provide a stunning look to the exterior. The 2018 Audi S5 is fitted with a trunk-mounted rear lip spoiler that enables a smooth passage of air around the coupe’s body for better stability during the ride. It is fitted with sculpted quad exhaust outlets on the rear side that bring a perfect combination of power and sophistication.
The athletic and wide stance of new Audi S5 is further enhanced by the available 18-inch 5-spoke-star design alloy wheels that provide a strong road grip for a smooth and efficient ride. Certain S model specific design elements such as front-rear fasciae and side sills can be found all over the coupe that provides it a better look.
Audi has fitted full LED automatic headlights in 2018 S5 that provides a clear view of the road in the night. It has bold and beautiful rear LED lights with dynamic rear turn signals that leave a lasting impression on onlookers. A rear sport differential is available as an optional feature that the buyers can select to make the coupe look more agile and sportier.
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The interior of the 2018 Audi S5 is ergonomically designed with fine materials and is a true example of craftsmanship. It is designed to be more spacious and light where the passengers can enjoy a comfortable ride. The cabin has brushed aluminum inlays that heighten its luxury appeal and make the cabin look sophisticated.
A three-spoke multifunctional flat-bottom sport steering wheel is fitted in the cabin of the coupe that provides a strong grip to the driver. To make the interior more luxurious, Audi has fitted a fully digital 7-inch information cluster behind the steering wheel to assist the driver with valuable information such as navigation audio, etc. The available tilting and sliding panoramic sunroof provides an unobstructed overhead view at both the front and rear seats.
The cabin of 2018 Audi S5 features a three-zone automatic climate control that allows the passengers to set their preferred temperatures regardless of the changing weather conditions. The designers at Audi have elegantly covered the center console and door armrests with leather to provide excellent comfort to passengers.
It has a cabin where nearly each and every material is adjusted to elevate its luxury appeal. The cabin of new Audi S5 features 3D inlays that attract the passengers and demand from them to be seated. Its cabin features a 2+2 seating position and these seats are crafted with leather to make the ride comfortable for passengers.
The front seats in the cabin of 2018 Audi S5 come with massage function and heating and memory function that make the journey, even more, relaxing for occupants. The driver and front passenger can enjoy 12-way power adjustable seats with the 4-way lumbar support that allow them to set their preferred seating positions. The rear seats have 40/20/40 split folding function that provides extra cargo space to passengers.
The all-new Audi S5 is fitted with exceptional performance attributes that take its performance to new levels. It comes with legendary Quattro All-Wheel Drive System that distributes the power among its wheels to provide better grip for a precise performance. The available torque-vectoring sport rear differential offers a dynamic sportier handling.
The coupe is equipped with Sport Adaptive Damping Suspension that provides excellent stability in different road conditions and improves its damping capabilities. It offers Audi Drive Mode Select that allows the driver to select among different available driving modes for a dynamic performance. The available modes are Comfort, Auto, Dynamic, Individual, and Efficiency.
The 2018 Audi S5 is powered by a 3.0-litre turbocharged V6 engine that is capable of producing 354 horsepower and 500Nm of torque. This engine has features such as Audi Valvelift System and Induction Fuel Injection System that delivers a fuel-efficient ride.
It is a four-wheel drive coupe and its engine is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission. With this engine, the coupe can go from 0 to 60mph in just 4.4 seconds at a top speed of 155mph. It provides a fuel efficiency of 21mpg in the city, 30mpg on the highway, and 24mpg combined.
The 2018 Audi S5 is equipped with advanced technologies that assist the driver and passengers in different conditions of the road. A 7-inch MMI center infotainment display in the dashboard is placed so that the passengers can easily use different available technologies.
However, some of its notable technological features are:
- Voice Control System
- Audi Sound System with 10 Speakers
- Audi Connect Care Assistance and Security Services
- HD Radio
- Apple CarPlay
- Google Android Auto
- SDXC Card Slots
- SiriusXM Satellite Radio
- Two USB Ports
- Cruise Control
- Audi Pre Sense Basic
- Audi Pre Sense City
- Parking System Plus with Rear View Camera
- Audi Advanced Key
- Garage Door Opener (Home Link)
- Audi Pre Sense Rear
- Rear Cross Traffic Assist
- Audi Side Assist
- Vehicle Exit Assist
- Hands-free Trunk Release
The all-new Audi S5 comes with multiple modern safety features that make it an ideal safe coupe to drive in different road conditions.
It has following safety features:
- Multiple Air Bags
- Power Central Locking System
- Vehicle Immobilizer
- Safety Belt Reminder
- LATCH System
- Integrated Child Door Locks in Rear Doors
- Electromechanical Parking Brake
- Brake Assist
- Electronic Brake-pressure Distribution
- Anti-lock Brake System
- Traction Control
- Secondary Collision Brake Assist
- Electronic Stability Control
- Tire Pressure Warning System
- Anti-theft Alarm System
- Side Impact Beams
- Blind Spot Assist
Price and Availability in the UAE
The 2018 Audi S5 is a luxury coupe that is already available in the UAE at a starting price of AED 277,500 that go as high as AED 320,000 based on its different optional features.
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