2018 Audi RS5 is a sporty model of German car manufacturer Audi. The RS5 is the top of the Audi A5 series and is still above the Audi S5 positioned. The Audi RS5 developed by Quattro GmbH, which is also responsible for the other RS models from Audi. The car was in March 2010 at the Geneva Motor Show presented. Production started in the summer of 2010. Initially, there was only a 2-door coupe, but in 2013 there appeared a convertible. The 2nd-generation of the Audi RS5 was introduced at Geneva Motor Show in 2017 presented as a coupe.
The 2018 Audi RS5 has a developed version of the naturally aspirated V8 engine known from the previous Audi RS4 and the R8, this high-revving engine delivers 30 hp more, bringing the total to 450 bhp at 8250 rpm. The maximum torque of 430 Nm, which is available between 4000 and 6000 rpm. The engine intake system is finely ground so that it can breathe more freely and now has a double inlet. The engine in the Audi RS4 often took his power not because he did not get enough air.
2018 Audi RS5 Design
It’s against the Ur-Quattro, looking design on the Audi RS5 2018 model is based on the A5, which was designed by Walter Maria de’Silva. Compared to the Audi A5 series differs RS5 on the following points in addition to the motor and gearbox, modified bumpers at the front and at the rear, no fog lamps, but instead air intakes in the front skirt.
The front bumper aluminum design, wider fender extensions front and rear, two oval exhaust orifices, automatic rear spoiler from 120 km/h. In the passenger compartment include leather equipment, carbon trim, sports leather steering wheel and seats, pedals in aluminum optics and various RS5-lettering standard.
2018 Audi RS5 Engine
The engine of 2018 Audi RS5 is based on this latter Audi RS4, but with increased by 30 horsepower (450 PS/ 8.250 rpm) power while torque remained the same, at 430 N·m / 4.000-6.000 rpm. Furthermore, the RS5 is equipped with semi-automatic gearbox dual clutch S-Tronic 7 relations with permanent four Quattro, characteristic of all fast Audi. Meanwhile, the car is equipped with sports suspension, which, like the box can be adjusted via the Audi Drive Select system.
The top speed is just like any other Audi (RS) models limited to 250 km/ h, but at a cost to the limit to be increased to 280 km/h. The 2018 Audi RS5, sprint from 0-100 km/h is the facelift in 4.6 seconds. After the facelift is there thanks to the lower weight as 0.1 seconds.