2018 S5 Sportback Showcased by Audi
Audi has been known to create benchmarks as far as innovative design and latest technology are concerned. The company recently launched the 2018 S5 sportback model. The model has been very well designed and a lot of features have been borrowed from other popular models of Audi. The car is a combination of a sporty style with efficient cutting edge technology.
Under the hood the car has been provided with 3.0 L TFSI V6 engine which throws back a power of 354 HP at 6400 RPMs. It also gives a torque of 369 pound feet at 1370 RPMs. The transmission in S5 sportback has been taken care of by Tiptronic 8-speed automatic transmission which will transmit the power to all the wheels. The agility of the vehicle is improved by the all wheel drive system coupled with self locking centre differential. According to the company the driving assistance system of the car would operate in a better way with electronic gear. The Triptonic gear suits the low-end torque of the engine as well. The top speed rendered will be 155 mph and the time taken by the car to accelerate from 0-62 mph is 4.7 seconds. One of the most notable up gradations which has been carried out in the 2018 Audi S5 Sportback is the increase in its cargo space. It has a space of 17 cubic feet and 46 cubic feet with folded rear seats.
The exterior styling and the overall design of the car has remained almost similar to its previous version. There are certain changes which have been done to the grille which has been rendered a more flattered and gaping design. The 3-D LED tail light has been made slimmer. The hoodline has been made longer and lower. The wheel arches have been widened to deck-up the style statement. Changes have also been made to the exhaust tips and the lower diffuser panel at the rear. The car also has a standard panorama sunroof.
The design of the interior has been borrowed from S4 and a number of new features have also been added. The cabin has a 3-D outlaying. The Audi S5 has some of the latest features which includes the climate control, the advanced cruise control which has the stop and go feature, the traffic jam assistance system and Audi pre-sense. The car also features the Android Auto compatible Audi virtual cockpit, the MMI touch with handwriting recognition and Apple Carplay as well. The Audi 2018 S5 sportback is a 5 seater vehicle.
As far as safety is concerned the car has diagonally spilt and dual circuit braking system. Additional safety features such as the Anti-lock braking system, the Electronic stabilization control with brake assistance, disc brakes at the front and the rear, a tandem brake booster are present. There are 8 air bags. There are airbags both at the front as well at the sides. The airbags deployment has two stages which depend on the size of the person and the strength of the impact.