2017 Audi S5 is the high-performance variant of the Audi A5. Audi S5 2017 is also available as the coupe, convertible and five-door versions of the fourth-generation Audi S4 sedan and ownership models. Like all Audi “S” cars, they are only available as standard with the Quattro four-wheel drive (4WD) Audi S5 system by using a diff center based Torsen system.
Most versions of the S5 are manufactured at the Audi factory in Ingolstadt, Germany. They are available as a coupe, Cabrio and Sportback five-door, which was previously unavailable in North America until the 2018 model, which was issued in the US. In the middle of 2017. The Cabriolets are built at the Audi factory in Neckarsulm, Germany. The chassis on an S5 and A5 are different.
2017 Audi S5 Interior
Inside, the S5 gets new features. The dials in the center console receive the chromium treatment with the edges of the buttons for windows, four-buttons of Audi MMI 3G Audi MMI and has a slightly renewed interface and now presents the maps of Google Earth. Audi has brought the switch from the RS5 to the S5. There is a change of four buttons on each side of the console, only two with the addition of menu and car buttons under the MMI control dial. Finally, a flat-bottomed steering wheel style will have a new circular airbag cover and black piano trim.
Inside, the S5 also receives new features. A new dashboard and a redesigned center console, an upgraded styling eight inches tablet virtual car Audi MMI (optional) and Google Earth maps and Apple can play.The new Audi S5 2017 model also features new adjustable front seats with electric heating with cross stitching and feature An optional apartment, steering wheel style with circular airbag cover and a variety of trim options.
Equipped with an all-new, more powerful 3-liter V6 petrol engine, the Audi S5 has direct injection and a twin-roll turbocharger to reduce weight and cost. The turbocharger is mounted on the V-engine and therefore reduces idle response times.
2017 Audi S5 Features
As part of the upgrade, the new S5 has undergone some major changes in the front and rear, including a drop in weight to 1,615 kg and a complete overhaul of headlights and the hood, headlights and LED rear, Shorter body, and a new one-piece larger grille. There are also several optional security options available, such as driver assistance and home screen.
Audi replaces the supercharged 333 HP engine with a single 183 cc turbocharged, 2,995 cc, 354 HP, an increase of 21 supercharged HP model. Although more powerful at low revs, Audi has decided to replace the turbocharger for a turbocharger based on the European driver’s preference for smaller, more efficient and powerful engines, a market that Mercedes and BMW have always taken.
As part of the mid-generation upgrade, the S5 is undergoing major changes, including a full revision of the badge – this means new DRL LED, a new grid-based 2012 Audi A6, and new fog lights. Audi has also introduced a new rear diffuser, which seems to be more aesthetic than found in models and the design of the back light LED from previous days.
The Quattro AWD system receives power through a central locking differential that divides the torque sent to the wheels to 40% front and 60% rear. The system can also divert up to 70% forward or up to 85% backwards. The 0-60 time is about 4.0 seconds (Coupe and Sportback), with a maximum top speed of 155 mph.
2017 Audi S5 Engine
The Audi S5 coupe 2007-2012 had a fuel-efficient 4.2-liter V8 (FSI) produces 260 kW (349 hp), while the S5 Cabrio and Sportback has a supercharged V6 TFSI VL engine of 245 kW (329 hp) Which is shared with the Audi S4 3.0 TFSI Quattro sedan and Avant. The cut had a choice between a 6 engine speed or Tiptronic 6 speed, while the Cabriolet / Sportback has the S-Tronic 7 double clutch transmission gear. Despite minor differences in maximum power, supercharged V8 and V6 offer very similar performance. While the V8 benefits from smooth power delivery, the V6 is more frugal. The only Audi S5 with the V8 engine is the pre-facelift version 2017 Audi S5 Coupe.