2016 Audi A5 Redesign, Release Date and Changes

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2016 Audi A5 Redesign, Release Date and Changes – Welcome to Newcarsuv.com, we will provide the latest information about the Audi A5 Concept. 2016 Audi A5 changes is one brand new car from Audi that was released in 2016. We will also review about the price, interior, exterior and engine of the 2016 Audi A5 Release Date.

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The new model will look very powerful and sporty. 2016 Audi A5 will have redesigned exterior and interior. New model will be underpinned with MLB (modular longitudinal architecture) Evo platform. New A5 will be made out of lightweight materials, so it should decrease the vehicle’s weight. There will be a lot of elements made out of light materials. Aluminum panels, hollow spokes wheels and lighter engine ancillaries are some of them. This materials usage should decrease around 220 pounds off the current model’s weight. This weight reduction will improve the fuel economy but also will have positive impact on performances. 2016 Audi A5 will have amazing and beautiful LED headlights and large air intakes. Also, new model will have a new big grille that gives it look of one true charmer. When we talk about interior, new model will have redesigned cabin. It is altered in many ways and designed much wiser and more futuristic. New Audi will also bring us a new MMI infotainment system controlled by a touch pad.

The second generation of Audi’s handsome A5 range is expected to arrive in time for the 2017 model year, which puts its showroom arrival sometime in the second half of 2016, although it may end up being introduced earlier that year. These are our first spy shots of a test mule for the car.

The test mule shows that the 2017 A5 is still at an early stage of development, but we can gather from it that the new model will be similar in size and proportion to the current one, on sale since the 2008 model year. We should be seeing the first prototypes soon as the platform underpinning the car has already been extensively tested.

Relative variation of four-door Audi A4 is coupe and convertible model of Audi A5. For the new generation of the vehicles which will start with 2016 Audi A5, we expect a lot of changes and improvements. However, car should keep its recognizable look, and offer of convertible and coupe versions in US. Nevertheless, buyers in Europe will have a chance to get 5-door Sportback model. As its relative, the A4, new generation of 2016 A5 will have similar look and design.

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2016 Audi A5 Price

Pricing for the new 2016 Audi A5 has been set at $40,000 – $70,000 based on current exchange rates. If there are changes on the 2016 Audi A5 we will notify you as soon as possible, so keep follow our blog Newcarsuv.Com.

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This generation of the Audi A5 will be built as well as A4 on the MLB modular-longitudinal architecture from VW Group. This platform is known also as MLB Evo, and this one will be used for many upcoming vehicles from Audi’s factories. However, highlight is diet for 2016 A5, which should lose around 200 lb due to use of lighter materials, such as aluminum. Interior of the car will have futuristic interior. That means 2016 A5 will feature many cutting-edge telematics and assistance systems, as well as tech gadgetry.

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2016 Audi A5 Specs

Audi A5 was presented in 2007 and since then it took leadership in its segment. However, alongside them was BMW as archrivals. Now, more than ever, BMW threats with its new 4-series, so we can guess that 2016 A5 was an answer. From other companies, worth of mentioning are new Lexus RC and Mercedes’C-class. However, with slight design modifications, it is expected from A5 to take over the lead alone in its segment.

2016 Audi A5 Engine

Engines won’t suffer big modifications for upcoming new generation of 2016 Audi A5. Options will be carried over from current generation, but will drop one model. So, at the end, powertrain lineup will be consisted of 2.0-liter turbo four-cylinder for base models and 3.0-liter supercharged V-6. Outputs of 211 hp of first and 333 hp of second engine should be topped, but just slightly. Transmission should be 6-speed manual as base models’ option and seven-speed dual-clutch auto for other versions.

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When it comes to performances, new 2016 Audi A5 will offer three engine options. The basic option will be the 2.0 liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. This engine is capable to produce at least 211 horsepower. The second unit will be used for Audi S5 model and it will be 3.0 liter V6 engine that produces 333 horsepower. The RS5 model will have a completely new engine. Its old 4.2 liter V8 will be replaced with new and more powerful twin turbo 4.0 liter V8 engine. It should generate more than previous model’s 450 horsepower. Front wheel drive will be standard, while the Quattro AWD system will be available as an extra cost option. A six speed manual gearshift will be available as well as seven speed dual clutch automatic transmission.

Current model lines will carry over, with the base model continuing with a 2.0-liter TFSI engine, the S5 with a supercharged 3.0-liter V-6 and the RS 5 dropping its naturally aspirated 4.2-liter V-8 in favor of Audi’s twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter mill. Expect power on this model to reside around the 475-horsepower mark.

Front-wheel drive will remain standard for the 2017 A5 while quattro all-wheel drive will continue to be offered as an option. The standard transmission should be an S tronic dual-clutch unit, possibly with eight forward gears. One of the key benefits of the latest MLB Evo platform is that it has been designed to be compatible with alternative drivetrains. Look for a plug-in hybrid model, perhaps with a through-the-road hybrid system (e-tron quattro in Audi-speak).

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