Audi S5 Sportback launched In India
German luxury carmaker Audi on Tuesday launched ‘S5 Sportback’ in India, with a price tag of Rs 62.95 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
The new S5 is powered by a 3.0-litre TFSI V6 developing 333PS of power and a peak torque of 440Nm. It is mated to a S tronic dual-clutch transmission,which gives the Audi S5 Sportback to sprint from 0 to 100kmph in 5.1 seconds and reach an electronically governed top speed of 250kmph.
The Audi S5 Sportback gets a radiator grille with platinum grey insert and horizontal chrome struts, a honeycomb grille in the air dam with dual chrome trim and angular fog lights, and body-coloured sill moldings,while the exterior mirror housings are in aluminum. Inside, the Audi S5 holds a 3-spoke leather-covered multi function flat bottomed sport steering wheel with paddle shifters, matt-brushed inlays and Alcantara upholstery. Other features are standard Bang & Olufsen Sound System, MMI Navigation Plus with a 17.78 centimeter colour monitor, Audi Drive Select with Comfort, Auto, Dynamic, Efficiency and Individual modes, and Audi Parking System Plus with rear-view camera.
For the safety,car is equipped the Sportback with eight airbags, two of which are dedicated rear-side airbags, anti-theft wheel bolts with a rotation ring and code key.
“The Audi S5 Sportback is an extremely attractive proposition for customers desiring sportiness with practicality. The Audi S5 Sportback brings cutting edge technology in an efficient, sporty and powerful style while ensuring an exhilarating driving experience with no compromise on fuel efficiency. Audi is a brand that has several firsts to its credit. We introduced the first compact luxury open top convertible the Audi A3 Cabriolet, India’s first production car with laser high beam lighting: the limited edition Audi R8 LMX, first super sportscar with an Avant body type, the Audi RS 6 Avant and now the Audi S5 Sportback, a first in its segment will further strengthen our performance car portfolio in India,” said Mr. Joe King, Head, Audi India.