2023 Audi S5 Coupe Safety and Reliability

Audi S5 Coupe Reliability Rating

2023 S5 Coupe Safety

The NHTSA hasn't given the 2023 S5 coupe a review in terms of safety, nor has the IIHS. But the IIHS has tested the 2023 A5 on which the S5 is based, awarding it top scores of 'Good' for all six crashworthiness tests, and a Top Safety Pick+ designation for 2022. Based on this, the S5 should be an extremely safe vehicle.

US NHTSA Crash Test Result

NHTSA safety ratings are not available at this time.

2023 S5 Coupe Key Safety Features

All models in the range come with a six-airbag system that includes driver and front passenger dual-stage airbags. Rear side airbags are optionally available. Traditional features include a rearview camera and ABS. The Premium comes standard with Audi pre sense city and Audi pre sense basic, and the Premium Plus adds Audi pre sense rear and adaptive cruise control with traffic jam assist as well as a top-view camera system, rear cross-traffic assist, vehicle exit assist. Park assist and active lane assist are added to the safety suite in the middle of the range, too. A head-up display and traffic sign recognition are reserved for the top-tier Prestige trim.

Audi S5 Coupe Trims3.0T Premium quattro3.0T Prestige quattro3.0T Premium Plus quattro
Back-Up CameraSN/AN/A
Cross-Traffic AlertN/AN/AN/A
Rear Parking AidOSS
Blind Spot MonitorOSS
Lane Departure WarningSN/AN/A
Lane Keeping AssistN/AN/AN/A
Night VisionN/AN/AN/A
Tire Pressure MonitorSSS
Brake AssistSSS
Stability ControlSSS
Traction ControlSSS

2023 S5 Coupe Reliability

No recalls had affected 2023 Audi S5 models at the time of writing, but 2022 versions were afflicted by two separate recalls for the rearview camera image display. 2021 models were even worse, with five recalls, including a rear axle that may be misaligned, a seat belt locking retractor malfunction, rear axle lock nuts that could break, and a rear light wiring harness missing scuff protection. The rearview camera display issue that affected 2022 models also pertains to the 2021 derivatives.

Audi makes a four-year or 50,000-mile basic warranty standard for the S5 along with a drivetrain warranty for the same time period and mileage limit. A corrosion warranty is valid for 12 years.


  • Basic:
    4 Years \ 50,000 Miles
  • Drivetrain:
    4 Years \ 50,000 Miles
  • Corrosion:
    12 Years \ Unlimited Miles
  • Roadside Assistance:
    4 Years \ Unlimited Miles
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