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Audi A5 Sportback
2021 Audi A5 Sportback
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$41,800
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.4
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Audi RS5 Sportback
2020 Audi RS5 Sportback
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$92,500
Starting Price (MSRP)
9.0
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Overview

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.9-liter Twin-Turbo V6 Gas
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Other
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 24 MPG
Hwy: 32 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 26 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.3 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.3 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
21.8 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
35 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
2.9-liter Twin-Turbo V6 Gas
Horsepower
261 hp @ 5000 rpm
444 hp @ 5700 rpm
Torque
273 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm
443 lb-ft @ 1900 rpm
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Other
All-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
38.4 ft
36.4 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
18" x 8.5"
19" x 9"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8.5"
19" x 9"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P245/40HR18
P265/35YR19
Rear Tire
P245/40HR18
P265/35YR19
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
27 MPG
20 MPG
City
24 MPG
17 MPG
Highway
32 MPG
26 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.6 (2020) Tons/yr
8.8 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
15.3 gallons
15.3 gallons
Cruising Range City
367.2 miles
260.1 miles
Cruising Range Highway
489.6 miles
397.8 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
187.2 in
188.3 in
Height
54.6 in
54.6 in
Max Width
72.6 in
N/A
Front Width
62.5 in
62.9 in
Rear Width
61.7 in
62.5 in
Wheelbase
111.2 in
111.2 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.3 in
41.3 in
Front Seat Headroom
37.7 in
39.4 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
55.7 in
55.7 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
35.1 in
35.1 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37 in
37 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
54.5 in
54.5 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,725 lbs
4,057 lbs

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
21.8 ft³
21.8 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
21.8 ft³
35 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Black
  • Ibis White
  • Nardo Gray
  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • Florett Silver Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Misano Red Pearl Effect
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Navarra Blue Metallic
  • Sonoma Green Metallic

Optional Exterior Colors

  • District Green Metallic
  • Florett Silver Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Manhattan Gray Metallic
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Navarra Blue Metallic
  • Tango Red Metallic
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Atlas Beige, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Black, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Okapi Brown, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Rock Gray, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Black w/Crescendo Red, Fine Nappa Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Black w/Rock Gray, Fine Nappa Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Black w/Rock Gray, Leather/Alcantara Seating Surfaces
  • Silver w/Rock Gray, Fine Nappa Leather Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Standard
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Standard
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Not Available
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Not Available
MP3 Player
Standard
Not Available

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Not Available
Cloth Seats
Standard
Not Available
Leather Seats
Standard
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Not Available
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Standard
Not Available
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Not Available

Comfort

Navigation System
Standard
Not Available
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Not Available
Power Liftgate
Standard
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Not Available
A/C
Standard
Not Available
Climate Control
Standard
Not Available
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Standard
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Not Available
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Not Available
Heated Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Not Available
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Not Available
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Not Available
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Not Available
Seat Memory
Standard
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Not Available
Rear A/C
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Telematics
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Not Available
Brake Assist
Standard
Not Available
Stability Control
Standard
Not Available
Traction Control
Standard
Not Available

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Rear Side Air Bag
Optional
Not Available

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
8 Years / 80,000 Miles
N/A
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
Maintenance
N/A
1 Years / 10,000 Miles