2018 Audi A5 Coupe Features Review

Thursday, May 18th 2017. | Audi

The new 2018 Audi A5 has been completely redesigned from head to toe top to bottom. Starting at the front of the vehicle you can see that the architecture of the hood seamlessly carries itself into the side of the vehicle giving the vehicle a much wider stance than what it actually has.

 

2018 Audi A5 Coupe Exterior

Technology wants in the front of the vehicle we have LED headlights which are going to allow for a much brighter view of the actual road. Coming down to the side of the vehicle we have these 19-inch upgraded rims. Nice side profile all the way out throughout the line of the vehicle it self. coupled into the side mirror itself is the Audi side assist feature which is a blind spot monitoring system that projects behind the vehicle to protect you if the vehicle should come into your blind spot.

New for 2018 Audi A5 and they actually have a full panoramic sunroof that actually opens. The previous body style just tilted to allow for ventilation this body style actually has a sunroof that does go up and open all the way with a nice sun screen on the inside of the vehicle it self.

the 2018 Audi A5 is a coupe therefore it is a two-door vehicle it does seem for passengers coming all the way down to the side of the vehicle you have a very aggressive roofline into the back of the vehicle itself where you have real nice accent from the back of 2018 Audi A5 the architectures concern for the trunk area.

 

2018 Audi A5 Coupe Engine Specs

underneath the hood of the 2018 Audi A5 we have the same motor that’s in the 2017 Audi A5 the. Torsepower has been increased to 252 horsepower from 220. The torque has also been increased to 278 foot-pounds of torque. in addition this 2018 Audi A5 is now equipped with a 7-speed DSG automatic transmission and with the loss of over 180 pounds of body fat on the vehicle you have a card that really flies.

 

2018 Audi A5 Coupe Interior

The interior of the new 2018 Audi A5 is it is a much more polished interior with somewhat of an aeronautical theme to the dash as well as the controlled. Usability and functionality of the inside is much more user focused as well as the interface for the MMI system has been more advanced we put towards the text mines of the Audi consumer.

we have a very nice high-definition screen that houses all of your menu functionality all the way from the car to the sound to the Bluetooth to the navigation controls. we have dual zone climate control heated seats and the Audi Drive select features are down.

The Audi Drive select will give you the benefit of having the car adapt to your driving style depending on what kind of mood you’re in. et’s say you’d like to have a sporty feel as far as the steering and the transmission is concerned while you’re driving down some cornering back roads or if you rather have a soft comfortable ride while driving on i-95 you can have that set up for you as well.

 

2018 Audi A5 Coupe Features

The multimedia interface allows you to interface with it with a touchpad on top of the main dial as well as toggle switch is to go through the navigation radio immediate functions.

You have 8 keys in the front of the actual MMI system which houses your presets as far as your radio controls. The 2018 Audi A5 is equipped with am/fm radio satellite radio as well as satellite technology iPhone interface as well as bluetooth streaming audio from your cellular device.

in addition if you have an Android or an Apple device and you can plug in your phone to the vehicle in apple carplay or Android auto also be very long you can interface with your text messages the navigation system on your own phone or checking your voicemails or music or Pandora or iheart radio streaming devices.

We have a new unit style gear selector that is very easy very ergonomic and very functional for you to use an electronic parking brake and your volume controls are going to be here on the side.

 

2018 Audi A5 Coupe Virtual Cockpit

This 2018 Audi A5 is equipped with what Audi has dubbed the virtual cockpit. The virtual cockpit is twelve point three inches across as or as a digital display that houses all of the information for the vehicle. As you can see currently we have the tachometer and the miles per hour gauge set to a minimum level. Simply by pressing the View button I can increase that to allow for a much more dynamic display

in conjunction with this I can actually control the buttons over to look at the radio controls. I would have the Bluetooth technology here as well and even my navigation map will appear in the center of my screen. by using the View button again I now have twelve point three inches of full navigation map as I could zoom in or I could zoom out.

The 2018 Audi A5 is also equipped with a Wi-Fi hotspot as well as Google Earth navigation system so you actually have the satellite view or what many people refer to as the bird’s-eye view of what you would be looking at if you were a bird flying overhead.

Zooming out of the vehicle itself allows me to go ahead and see the entire surrounding area and also allows me to see where traffic patterns may increase where the red is highlighted over here to show me where there might be some slowdowns upcoming.

Even though this is a two-door coupe you have plenty of spacious room in the backseat for two adults. The seats do fold down and you even have a pass-through to the back area through this that would allow you for longer items you have plenty of extra cargo space in the back of the 2018 Audi A5 for those long trips that you may want to take you can really load up the back of this vehicle.