The next generation 2017 Audi S5 Sportback this week caught testing in Germany. Following the spy shots of the new 2017 Audi A5 Coupe, cabriolet, and Sportback models published over the past year, the 2017 Audi S5 Sportback is yet to be broken a member of the next generation of the family on the road. As the regular 2017 Audi S5 Sportback which saw just over a month ago, the new 2017 Audi S5 Sportback styling will not be a radical departure from the current generation, with an evolutionary design rather than be revolutionary.
The new 2017 Audi S4 also a departure from the old seven-speed dual clutch gearbox in favor of a new eight-speed Tiptronic automatic, so it’s more than likely that the new S5 power will send its Quattro-wheel drive system with the same self-shifter.
As previously reported, the new will 2017 A5 / 2017 S5 to lose a significant amount of weight, dropping about 100 kilograms thanks to MLB platform the new Volkswagen Group, which has underpinned the new 2017 Audi A4 / 2017 Audi S4 sedan and Avant with the Audi Q7 large SUV. It is expected that the first A5 models somewhere will be announced later this year, with the S5 following potentially early in 2017. The new Audi S4 Sedan and Avant will arrive in Australia at the end of 2016 you can read here about them.
2017 Audi S5 Engine
The current S5 is powered by a 3.0-liter supercharged V6 245kW power and 440Nm of torque deliver, which Audi claimed enough to propel the coupe from 0-100km / h in 4.9 seconds. If the new 2017 Audi S5 sedan and Avant (wagon) is any indication, the next generation will S5 used a direct-injection turbocharged 3.0-liter V6, which 260kW and 500 nm provide the S4 models. Since the A5 / S5 is the lifestyle-oriented partner for the 2017 Audi A4 / 2017 Audi S4, sharing most of its foundations and drivetrains with its sedan and wagon siblings, it’s a safe bet that the new 2017 Audi S5 same power source will use.