The New Audi A5 Sportback effortlessly blends style with performance and makes for the perfect choice around town, for inter-city motorway hauls, or to enjoy international touring.
Audi is highly regarded as a top tier producer of highly capable, executive level, fast and comfortable chariots. This is underlined when entering the car where you will see and feel the high level of finish and comprehensive technology package, all put together with an eye for detail that leaves many manufacturers looking rather dated and a little low grade. The quality theme carries on around the car with distinctive lines stating clearly that the A5 is a worthy Audi family member with the usual purposeful family grill and sharp panel creases that visually create a very good looking and desirable car.
Although the Audi A5 enjoys sporting looks and is indeed very fast, it is at the same time highly practical and a great place to be when either eating away the miles or stuck on the M25. On entry you are greeted with a rich aroma from the Nappa leather seats, which are electronically adjustable and heated, high grade luxury materials are used throughout, along with the very latest technology which includes an easy to use infotainment and navigation display unit, a great sounding ten speaker sound system and numerous electronic driver's aids. With plenty of room for five adults to travel in comfort, along with a very spacious hatch back boot and with great fuel economy, the A5 makes for the perfect multi-use rental car.
The 2.0 litre Twin Turbo V6 TFSI power unit provides plenty of power delivered smoothly via the 7 Speed Tiptronic gearbox together providing for a very rapid, comfortable and pleasant driving experience. Although powerful the engine is incredibly frugal returning up to 50 miles per gallon when cruising. Being a Quattro with Audi's acclaimed four wheel drive system makes for safe driving in conditions.
To buy new an A5 Sportback to the options level that The Dream Collection specifies the car would cost in the region of over £40,000. You can enjoy all this luxury and effortless power for just a fraction of that price.
The A5 features built in Navigation, Premium sound system, front heated seats and with control system to name but a few. The A5 features electronic stability, electronic rain sensors, bright halogen headlights as well as daytime running lights as well as protection for the pedestrian with a Pop-up bonnet.
Facts about Audi Motors.
Four car companies came together to form what was known as Auto Union and the famous four-ring logo represents each one of the these. DKW, Horsch and Wanderer are the three other companies of the "Quattro"
1938 saw the first Audi crash tests. The tests gave the design team's valuable information on how one of their cars would perform if involved in an accident. Without knowing Audi had set a precedent for all other car manufacturers to follow
An Auto Union racecar went over 268 mph in 1938. Ferdinand Porsche was in charge of designing the Auto Union racecar putting the V16 engine at the back improved weight distribution and benefited the handling. The car produced 560 horsepower — an unheard level of power for the time.