Guess that makes the S4 the jealous one. Sure they both ride on the same platform, share the same engines and transmissions, but despite having those common genes, it’s the new 2018 Audi S5 Sportback that outshines its S4 sedan sibling. The differences are obvious. The S5 Sportback (and the lower … read more
Not content with even the range-topping version of the Audi A5 Coupe series, the owner of this RS5 turned to Fostla for a few special upgrades. An ECU tuned from PP-Performance gives the naturally aspirated V8 an additional 31 horsepower, bringing output to 481 HP and 628 Nm (463 lb-ft) of torque. The … read more
With well-established rivals such as the BMW 4-Series, Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe and even the Lexus RC in its segment, Audi‘s all-new A5 Coupe can’t afford to be anything less than excellent.
Luckily for Audi, even the class leaders tend to have certain shortcomings, which is inevitable seen as how … read more
Audi has announced an official name change for its performance division, which is now known as Audi Sport GmbH.
The previous name was Audi quattro GmbH, slightly confusing when you consider that the brand’s ubiquitous all-wheel drive system is also called quattro. Moving forward, Audi Sport will … read more
Closely mimicking the coupe but offering more interior space, the Audi A5 Sportback and its sportier counterpart (the S5) appeal to those looking for something else in a compact executive.
Like the two-door version, the new Sportback is a unique proposal in Audi’s line-up, being offered as the only … read more
Audi of America has revealed that the 2018 A5 and S5 Sportbacks are coming to America. President of Audi America Scott Keogh presented the four-door coupe that he said he personally worked on introducing to the American Market. Based on the A5 Coupe, the Sportback shares its four door layout and sloping … read more
Audi finally gives the US what we have been begging for. The 2018 Audi A5 and S5 Sportback were not new reveals at the LA Auto Show. Audi revealed the new Sportback at the Paris Motor Show, but we were still left on the edge of our seats waiting for it to be confirmed for the US market. Today we finally … read more
While we disagree on what constitutes a “coupe,” the 2018 Audi A5 Sportback was busy breaking cover on Wednesday at the 2016 Los Angeles auto show, ahead of the market launch in spring 2017.
The four-door fastback (five if you count the dramatically sloped hatch) sports the same sleek lines as the drop-dead … read more
Just a day after Audi detailed the new A5 and S5 Coupe models for the U.S. market, the German company has done the same for the Sportback variants.
Like the new A5 Coupe range, the Sportback models will debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show and retain the updated design of the Euro-spec cars. They will … read more
When the 2018 Audi A5 and S5 Coupe will hit US showrooms early next year, they’ll bring along new engines, more standard and optional driver assistance systems as well their well-documented evolutionary design.
According to Anthony Garbis, Audi USA product manager, the new-generation A5 and S5 models … read more