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2021 Audi RS 5 2.9T quattro Coupe AWD
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2021 Audi RS 5
2.9T quattro Coupe AWD
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2020 Audi RS 3
2.5T quattro AWD
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Audi’s A3 subcompact executive sedan, like many Audis, comes in three distinct flavors. The standard A3 is a nicely appointed and fun-to-drive little luxury car with adequate performan...

Specs

2021 Audi RS 5
2.9T quattro Coupe AWD
2020 Audi RS 3
2.5T quattro AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 7-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
25 MPG
28 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.3 gal 14.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
444 hp @ 5,700 RPM
394 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
442 lb-ft @ 1,900 RPM
354 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
5 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
10:1
Displacement
2,900 cc
2,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.33 in x 3.39 in
3.25 in x 3.65 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Standard
Driver Airbag Optional Standard
Passenger Airbag Optional Standard
Front Side Airbags Optional Standard
Curtain Airbags Optional Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Standard
Leather Seats Optional Standard
Air Conditioning Optional Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Optional Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard
Driver Power Seats Optional Standard
Passenger Power Seats Optional Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.3 in 41.2 in
Back Legroom 32.7 in 35.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 10.9 cu ft 10 cu ft
Maximum Payload 992 lbs 992 lbs
Exterior
Length 185.9 in 176.3 in
Width 79.9 in 77.2 in
Height 54 in 55 in
Wheelbase 108.9 in 103.6 in

Available Options

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
2020 Audi RS 3
2.5T quattro AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Ara Blue Crystal Effect
  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Nardo Gray
  • Tango Red Metallic

Option Packages

  • Audi Sport Carbon Fiber Inlays
  • Black Optic Package
  • Carbon Fiber Mirror Caps W/Side Assist
  • Dynamic Package
  • Navigation Package
  • RS Design Selection Interior
  • Side Assist & Driver Assistance Package

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