The 2018 Audi S4 is a compact sports car from Audi AG and has always been the highest level of equipment in the Audi A3 ever since its introduction in 1999. With the introduction of the 2018 Audi RS3 in spring 2011, the S3 is the second highest level of equipment in the Audi A3.
At the Paris Motor Show, the third generation of 2018 Audi S4 USA model launched, based on Audi A3 8V and initially with three doors. The engine is a 2.0-liter turbocharged petrol engine with a power of 221 kW (300 hp). As standard, the car is equipped with six-speed manual transmission and Audi Quattro four-wheel-drive, but is also available at extra cost with the 7-speed S tronic dual gearbox. The car can be ordered from the end of 2012 and comes to dealers in spring 2013.
The 2018 Audi S4 is a high-performance version of the Audi A3 with all-wheel drive Quattro. Standard equipment includes xenon headlamps with high-pressure cleaners, front fog lights, 17-inch alloy wheels, electrically adjustable Recaro seats in the leather, air conditioning, alarm and electric stability program.
The first generation of the Audi S3 provided a 1.8-liter four-cylinder petrol engine with turbocharger and five-valve technology, only 154 kW (210 hp ). Shortly after the facelift, which was initially sold with 210 hp, the power increased to 165 kW (225 hp). The car was found only as a three-door with six-speed manual transmission and Quattro four-wheel drive and distinguished from the normal A3 at the including modified bumpers front and rear, wider joints, visible exhaust pipes, Quattro four-wheel drive with Haldex coupling, electrically adjustable Recaro sports seats and Xenon headlights.
The 2nd-generation of the Audi S4 2018 Canada model provides 195 kW (265 hp). Since the facelift in April 2008, it is found as both third-party (type 8P) and five-door with the surname “Sportback” (type 8PA). From the fourth quarter of 2008, it is also available with six-speed automatic double-speed transmission “S tronic”. The 2018 Audi S4 Manual Transmission is standard with 18 “alloy wheels with 225/40 tires and is also fitted with bi-xenon headlights and aluminum mirror mirrors as distinctive features of Audi S models.
2018 Audi S4 Engine
The model features a 2.0-liter four-cylinder petrol engine with direct injection and turbocharger. In addition, the model is standardized with the quad-wheeled four-wheel drive, which, like all other Audi models with transverse motors, is automatically connected and has Haldex coupling.
The maximum torque is 350 N.m, the acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h is 5.6-5.8 seconds and the top speed is electronically limited to 250 km/h. The 2018 S4 model uses approx. 8.3-8.5 liters 98 octane unleaded petrol and emits 193-198 grams of CO 2 per liter. 100 kilometers.
2018 Audi S4 Safety
-Euro NCAP rating of 4 out of 5 stars, the estimate the column lock, adjuster lever and brack, t presented hazards in the knee impact area for the driver. These could cause high loads on his upper legs and damage to his knees.” The s3 also provides almost no protection to pedestrians, giving it two stars out of a possible four.