The emotional design of a coupé and the functionality of an Avant are well matched – the new Audi A5 Sportback* demonstrates this particularly elegantly. Its powerful, flowing silhouette makes it a truly aesthetic product with abundant space inside. Beneath its skin, notably impressive traits of the five-door coupé include a newly developed suspension, high-performance drives and innovative infotainment solutions. The way that various driver assistance systems intelligently interact points ahead to the age of piloted driving. The weight reduction compared with the predecessor model is as much as 85 kilograms (187.4 lb).
* The fuel consumption and emission values of all models available on the German market and named in this text are listed on the last page of this basic information.
4,733 millimeters (186.3 in) in length, a 2,824 millimeter (111.2 in) wheelbase, 1,843 millimeters (72.6 mm) wide and 1,386 millimeters (54.6 in) high – the new Audi A5 Sportback displays sporty, balanced proportions.
The new A5 Sportback offers perfect build quality and optimum practical utility. The ambient lighting with 30 selectable colors provides scope for creating a fitting mood for the high-quality materials. The horizontal architecture of the instrument panel creates a sense of spaciousness.
The new Audi A5 Sportback has a large, easy-to-read analog speedometer and tachometer as standard. Between them is the display of the driver information system (DIS). In the basic version, the DIS monitor has a 5-inch screen diagonal.
Audi’s top version is MMI navigation plus with MMI touch. In addition to the Audi MMI navigation features, it includes 10 GB of flash storage, a DVD drive, Audi connect services for three years, up to five free navigation updates (available at six-month intervals) and an 8.3-inch monitor with a resolution of 1,024 x 480 pixels.
The Audi A5 Sportback sets new standards in its class with an extensive choice of driver assistance systems. Some of the solutions are standard features, while the options can be ordered individually or are grouped together in the “Parking”, “City” and “Tour” packages.
The wide track and long wheelbase are key features of the balanced, sporty suspension tuning of the new Audi A5 Sportback. The track measures1,587 millimeters (62.5 in) at the front and 1,568 millimeters (61.7 in) at the rear. The wheelbase is 2,824 millimeters (111.2 in).
Six-speed manual transmission, seven-speed S tronic and eight-speed tiptronic, in combination with front and quattro all-wheel drive: In the new Audi A5 Sportback, each engine version comes with tailored power transmission technology.
The new Audi A5 Sportback is in top shape; despite the greater dimensions, the model weighs up to 85 kilograms (187.4 lb) less than its predecessor. The entry-level TFSI with 2.0 liter displacement and 190 hp has a curb weight of just 1,470 kilograms (3,240.8 lb).
Audi is further expanding its g-tron fleet. The Audi A5 Sportback g-tron, alongside the A3 Sportback g-tron and the A4 Avant g-tron, is now the third model that customers can run on a choice of climate-friendly Audi e‑gas, natural gas (CNG) or gasoline.
The new Audi S5 Sportback combines emotional design and functionality with the road performance of a sports car. It accomplishes the sprint from 0 to 100 km/h (62.1 mph) in 4.7 seconds. Its newly developed, turbocharged V6 engine produces 260 kW (354 hp) and consumes just 7.3 liters of fuel per 100 km (32.2 US mpg).
Further information about the official fuel consumption figures and official, specific CO2 emissions of new passenger cars can be found in the “Guide to fuel consumption, CO2 emissions and electricity consumption of new cars,” which is available free of charge from all sales outlets and from DAT (Deutsche Automobil Treuhand GmbH), Hellmuth-Hirth-Strasse 1, 73760 Ostfildern-Scharnhausen, Germany (http://www.dat.de).