The 2017 Audi A4 offers a lot. It is larger than before and also lighter than before. In addition, it offers maximum comfort and is very efficient as well as offers good aerodynamics. In the small luxury sedan category, the new A4 will reign supreme. This is a sporty luxury sedan that is going to overwhelm you. Though it faces stiff competition from the likes of the Cadillac ATS and Lexus IS as well as the Mercedes Benz C-Class, it will nevertheless prove to be a worthy option.
2017 Audi A4 Exterior and Interior
The new Audi A4 is to be unveiled at the Frankfurt Auto Show this year and will be in showrooms sometime in 2016. On the outside, it has sharply creased lines that were first noticed on the 2017 Audi Q7. These lines are more toned down to give the sedan a very modern look. Also, the new A4 is larger in size than the earlier model and it measures all of 15.5 feet in length, which is about one inch more than the earlier model’s length. The underbody is flat and also sealed off. Even though the A4 is larger than before it will weigh less to provide better handling as well as fuel efficiency.
The 2017 Audi A4 is offered in various trims including Premium and Premium Plus as well as Prestige. A diesel variant as well as plugin hybrid variant will also be available.
The interiors are very impressive and there is plenty of head and shoulder room for occupants. The interiors are also about 0.7 inches longer and there is about 0.9 inches more of legroom within the cabin. There is also a nice 12.3 completely digital instrument cluster that is known as the Virtual Cockpit. Other features within the cabin include an excellent Bang & Olufsen 3D audio system. A number of driver assistance systems are also available including an assistant that helps to conserve fuel consumption. There is also a nice threat collision system that warns the driver about any impending crash. This system also applies the brakes to slow the speed of the car in case there is a threat that the vehicle will crash.
2017 Audi A4 Engine Specs
The 2017 Audi A4 will be about 264 pounds lighter than the previous model and will be equipped with a 1.4-liter 4-cylinder engine. The new Audi A4 will also get a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine that has a brand new design. This engine is capable of generating different amounts of horsepower, starting with 187 horsepower and 236 pound feet of torque and ending at 248 horsepower and 272 pound feet of torque. An engine that could produce just 220 horsepower and 258 pound feet of torque powered the earlier model. The A4 is offered as a front wheel drive, which is the standard option. The engines are mated to various transmissions including 6-speed manual and 7-speed dual clutch as well as 8-speed automatic transmission. The A4 has a top speed of about 155 mph and it can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 5.6 seconds.
2017 Audi A4 Release Date and Price
According to reports, the 2017 Audi A4 will probably be available in the market sometime in 2017. The company has not provided any details about the price tag of the 2017 Audi A4 but we think that it will cost approximately 37, 000 dollars for the base model.