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2021 Audi RS 5 2.9T quattro Coupe AWD
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Specs

2021 Audi R8
V10 Coupe RWD
2021 Audi RS 5
2.9T quattro Coupe AWD
Powertrain 7-Speed Dual Clutch 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
--
18 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
25 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21.9 gal 15.3 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
532 hp @ 4,475 RPM
444 hp @ 5,700 RPM
Torque
398 lb-ft @ 6,300 RPM
442 lb-ft @ 1,900 RPM
Cylinders
10 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12.5:1
10:1
Displacement
5,200 cc
2,900 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.33 in x 3.65 in
3.33 in x 3.39 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Optional
Passenger Airbag Standard Optional
Front Side Airbags Standard Optional
Curtain Airbags Standard Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Leather Seats Standard Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Optional
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Driver Power Seats Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats Standard Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 2 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 40.9 in 41.3 in
Back Legroom -- 32.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 8 cu ft 10.9 cu ft
Maximum Payload 551 lbs 992 lbs
Exterior
Length 174.4 in 185.9 in
Width 80.2 in 79.9 in
Height 48.7 in 54 in
Wheelbase 104.3 in 108.9 in

Available Options

2021 Audi R8
V10 Coupe RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Ara Blue Crystal Effect
  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • FLORETT Silver Metallic
  • Ibis White
  • KEMORA Gray Metallic
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Panther Black Crystal Effect
  • Suzuka Gray Metallic
  • Tango Red Metallic
  • Vegas Yellow

Option Packages

  • Contrast Stitching
  • Audi Guard All-Weather Floor Mats
  • Carbon Exterior Package
  • Carbon Interior Package
  • Diamond Stitch Full Leather Package
  • Full Leather Package
  • Led Headlights W/Audi Laser Light
  • Panther Edition
  • Premium Package
  • Red Brake Calipers
2021 Audi RS 5
2.9T quattro Coupe AWD

Exterior Colors

  • ASCARI Blue Metallic
  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • NAVARRA Blue Metallic
  • Nardo Gray
  • Sonoma Green Metallic
  • Tango Red Metallic
  • Turbo Blue

Option Packages

  • ASCARI Launch Edition
  • Black Optic Carbon Package
  • Black Optic Launch Edition
  • Black Optic Package
  • Dynamic Package
  • Navigation Package
  • RS Driver Assistance Package
  • Side Assist Package
  • Dynamic Steering

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