77e Salon International de l'Auto in the last Genève (77th annual Geneva International Motor Show) early this March, at the Volkswagen Group's Audi division, opened their latest high-performance luxury sports coupe in front of the crowd to take part in Europe have shown. Audi S5 Audi to take center stage with the Audi A5 coupe is a stand up.
As a sports coupe, a sporty and elegant exterior of the Audi S5 with a light interior design features and functionality. out of the car, painted in gray and platinum inlays with vertical chrome radiator grille can be found. The front and rear bumpers are more distinctive air inlet with the iron. Audi S5 found in other parts of the external appearance of the exterior mirror housings, aluminum, color-keyed door Sill shortened, two-branch away from the four oval tailpipes, Xenon plus headlights running lights during the day leading LED lighting system for sand, 18-inch wheels with 245/40 R 18 performance tires, rear spoiler and pronounced aerodynamic down force for better road-to-drive vehicles.
In addition to sporty exterior parts, Audi S5 also comes with a host of elegant and sporty interior amenities. Customers can choose between the available interior trims including carbon, aluminium, stainless steel or wood. Customers can also feel the dynamic environment on the interior with the car's sports seats, sports steering wheel, instruments with grey dials, and aluminium door sill plates. Just like the VW cargo liner, the Audi S5 also comes with a functional luggage compartment.
Audi tuned up the S5 and installed some of the highest quality chassis parts and powertrain systems. The sports coupe comes with a specially tuned sports suspension and high-performance brakes to provide improved vehicle handling and driving dynamics. The special high-performance brakes with their black painted brake calipers ensure precise deceleration. For challenging drivers who have starving needs for speed, they can fully deactivate the Audi S5's electronic stabilisation program (ESP) and explore the sports coupe's full driving potential.
In terms of performance of a sports coupe, the Audi S5 is equipped with a monstrous V8 FSI 8-cylinder engine with an impressive and powerful output delivering 354 hp (260 kW) and produces 295 lb.-ft. (400 Nm) amount of peak torque at 3,500 rpm. With this V8 FSI engine, the Audi S5 is capable of accelerating from zero to 62 mph in a mere 5.1 seconds. Audi has also included some of the high-end powertrain technology for the V8 engine to boost the Audi S5's performance. The engine comes with a standard FSI direct injection technology with high compression and optimum fuel mixture formation.
The torque distribution is perfectly balanced, 40 percent on the front axle and 60 percent torque out put carried to the vehicle's rear axle. To complete the Audi S5's powertrain system, a six-speed manual gearbox is mated to the engine to power the four wheel drive (4WD) configuration.
Watch out for the Audi S5 when it rolls out in dealerships starting in June 2007, along with the Audi A5 luxury coupe.