The 2015 Audi A5 is offered in coupe and convertible body styles. The latter has a power-operated soft top and a wind deflector. There are three trim levels: Prestige, Premium and Premium Plus. The 2015 Audi A5 Premium includes standard 18-inch alloy wheels well equipped, an affection only sunroof, automatic xenon headlights, the LED running lights and tail lights, fog lights, automatic wipers, tri-zone automatic climate control, leather upholstery, 8-way power front seats, Split-folding rear seatback, a monochromatic driver information display, Bluetooth mobile connectivity, a dash-mounted MMI electronics interface with 6.5-inch display and 10-speaker sound system with CD player, the satellite radio and an iPod interface.
The 2015 Audi A5 Premium Plus adds an 2015 Audi A5 S line equipment package, auto-dimming mirrors, keyless entry and ignition, heated front seats and driver memory functions. The 2015 Audi A5 Prestige adds adaptive headlights, a Bang & Olufsen sound system and the technology package (including Bluetooth audio streaming, the color driver information center, Audi connect (with online services and a portable Wi-Fi), a navigation system, an improved MMI interface with a higher-resolution 7-inch screen and console-mounted controls between the front seats, DVD player, the HD radio, front and rear parking sensors, the rearview camera and a blind-spot monitor.
The 2015 Audi A5 options are summarized mainly in packages. The premium shall be entitled to a navigation package that bundles the color driver information system with the navigation system, updated MMI interface, DVD player, HD radio and Bluetooth audio streaming. The Premium Plus instead provides the full technology package as an option. Available only on the prestige Audi Exclusive Line Interior package are and the driver assistance package.
Offered on both Premium Plus and Prestige are a trio of sports-themed bundles. The Sport package includes Drive Select, sports suspension, sports seats, front and shift paddles. The Sport Plus package requires the Sport Package and adds special 19-inch wheels with summer tires, a sport steering wheel and gloss black (for the Coupe) trim and a black cloth headliner. The S line Competition Package requires the Sport Plus package, adding more black exterior trim (including mirror housings and side wings), leather and synthetic suede upholstery, piano black inlays, and an aluminum shift knob. Finally Cabriolet models are available in Premium Plus or Prestige trim entitled to a Comfort package that Kopfraumheizung one, updated leather upholstery and ventilated front seats with lumbar support adds.
2015 Audi A5 Interior
As is the case with almost all Audis, the 2015 Audi A5 interior gets high marks for its understated design and premium materials. The actual functionality can be gamble, the attached Performing basic tasks with default dashboard MMI controller requires a few extra steps compared to the updated MMI “high” interface that comes with the optional navigation system. Latter benefit from simplified menus, a slightly larger display and an ergonomic controller mounted between the front seats.
The comfort of the front seats is pretty good for long drives, but the 2015 Audi A5 standard seats is not of the nature of the side guide that always requires spirited driving license. Thank God, the optional sports seats resolve this problem with their rugged side bolsters and extensive adjustability. Unfortunately, there is no solution for the rear seats, such as lack of headroom makes it suitable only for smaller people.
Those who will choose the 2015 Audi A5 Cabrio appreciate the efficient operation of the power-operated soft top it, it requires a decent 15 seconds to increase and 17 seconds to lower. With the tight, multi-laminated top in place, interior is so well insulated that you forget that you are driving a convertible. Even better, the do not come at the expense of much luggage space outdoors driving experience. By using the soft top instead of a more expensive hardtop convertible trunk can still room for 10.2 cubic feet of cargo when the top folded down, only two dice less than the coupe, both body styles with folding rear seat backs for extra comfort.
2015 Audi A5 Engine
The all-wheel drive 2015 Audi A5 is motivated by a turbocharged 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine that produces 220 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. The six-speed manual transmission is standard on the coupe, while the eight-speed automatic is optional and it is imperative for the convertible. Started When considering 2015 Audi A5 with the manual transmission from zero to 60 mph in 6.3 seconds, average time for this segment.
The Fuel consumption is combined by the EPA at 26 mpg (22 city / 32 highway) estimated for the coupe with the manual transmission, but we managed an impressive 32 mpg on the 120-mile loop mixed driving assessment. The automatic drops to 25 mpg combined (22/31). The Bonds will be 24 mpg combined (21/29).
2015 Audi A5 Safety
Standard safety features for the 2015 Audi A5 include stability and traction control, antilock disc brakes, front-seat side and knee airbags, and full-length side curtain airbags. The blind-spot monitoring system is standard trim for the 2015 Audi A5 prestige and optional on Premium Plus. The Prestige trim with Adaptive Cruise Control, which includes the collision mitigation system with forward collision warning and automatic low-speed braking.
In simulated panic stops from 60 mph seen at our test facility, an 2015 Audi A5 Coupe with the 19-inch wheels and summer tires requires only 108 meters come to a standstill. This is an outstanding achievement, although most luxury coupe with summer tires Similar distances.