The Audi Allroad first introduced in 1999, as the raised, quasi-SUV version of the Audi A6 Avant wagon, Audi allroad nameplate again. After a long break like a macho version of the now-discontinued Audi A4 Avant Like the original, the latest allroad offers a blend of luxury, rugged appearance and carriage capability, although it lacks the old model of adjustable suspension and off-road-ready reducer. For current model year, the Audi Allroad benefits from a handful of new standard.
Outside the Audi Allroad is different from the standard car with a unique light mesh grille, a sportier front bumper and stainless steel skid plate and side skirts. Mat finished lower bumpers and wheel arches with aluminum roof rails and Audi Allroad specific accents. Despite the lack of off-road gear, the Audi Allroad for total ground clearance of 7.5 inches is equipped with a 1.5-inch more ground clearance than the Avant.
Audi Allroad Interior
The Audi Allroad offers essentially the same stylish, modern and comfortable cabin A4 other models, complete with the latest version of the Audi MMI infotainment system. A notable feature is available Audi Connect, the in-car Internet connectivity and the industry’s first Google Earth integration brings – complete with panoramic views and a high-resolution 3D satellite and aerial images. Versatile Cart bodystyle The allroad makes for a huge 27 cubic feet of cargo space, which increases to 50 cubic meters with the folded rear seats.
The Audi Allroad power comes from ubiquitous turbocharged and direct-injected 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine of the VW Group, which makes 220 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque in this application. Audi Quattro all-wheel-drive system hallmark is standard, and the only available transmission is an eight-speed automatic transmission. Zero-to-60 mph in 6.5 seconds achieved a claimed fuel consumption while at 20 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway rated. While not really sporty handling is able to accurately and a step above most transitions buyer should cross Store.
Audi Allroad Trim Level
The Audi Allroad can have in Premium, Premium Plus and Prestige trim levels. The Premium trim comes standard with leather upholstery, a panoramic sunroof ten speaker AM / FM / CD / SiriusXM sound system, heated headlamp washers, LED turn signals, fog lights, Bluetooth connectivity, HomeLink garage door opener, Audi music interface and a driver information system , A power lift-gate, three-zone climate control, rear privacy glass, xenon plus headlights and LED taillights are refurbished.
The Audi Allroad Premium Plus model adds heated front seats, memory function for the front seats, LED taillights, a power liftgate, three-zone climate control and power-folding exterior mirrors. The top-spec Prestige trim brings a navigation system with the Audi Connect above, a 14-speaker, 505 watt Bang & Olufsen sound system with HD Radio technology, a rearview camera parking aid, Audi side assist, key-less start and a color driver information system. Highlights from the options list are sports seats, adaptive cruise control and steering wheel paddle shifters. Audi side assist monitors, the blind spot and looks for closer vehicles is a stand-alone option on Prestige models.
Audi Allroad Safety
All Audi Allroad models come standard with dual front, front side and full-length side curtain airbags in addition to traction and stability control systems and a tire pressure monitoring system. Rear side airbags are available as an option.
Audi Allroad Competitors
The Audi Allroad compete against conventional cars such as the BMW 3-Series Wagon, and the Acura TSX Sport Wagon. Audi drink Kool-Aid and call it a crossover and the Audi Allroad is against the Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class, Infiniti QX50 and the Cadillac SRX cross-buys.