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2019 Audi S5 3.0T quattro Premium Coupe AWD
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2019 Audi S5
3.0T quattro Premium Coupe AWD
Tim O'Sullivan Preview:

After getting a total makeover last year with a new powertrain, refreshed exterior design, updated interior and more driver-assisting technologies, the 2019 Audi S5 carries over with m...

2019 Audi RS 3
2.5T quattro AWD
Tim O'Sullivan Preview:

The 2019 Audi RS3, a jaunty 4-door that competes with the BMW M2 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 45, gets a few updates for 2019. The RS3 comes in just one trim. It’s powered by a turb...

Specs

2019 Audi S5
3.0T quattro Premium Coupe AWD
2019 Audi RS 3
2.5T quattro AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 7-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
21 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
28 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.3 gal 14.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
349 hp @ 5,400 RPM
394 hp @ 5,850 RPM
Torque
369 lb-ft @ 1,370 RPM
354 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
5 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.2:1
10:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
2,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.33 in x 3.5 in
3.25 in x 3.65 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard 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 11.6 cu ft 10 cu ft
Maximum Payload 882 lbs 992 lbs
Exterior
Length 184.7 in 176.3 in
Width 79.9 in 77.2 in
Height 53.9 in 55 in
Wheelbase 108.8 in 103.6 in

Available Options

2019 Audi S5
3.0T quattro Premium Coupe AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Black
  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • Florett Silver Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Ibis White
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Navarra Blue Metallic
  • Quantum Gray
  • Tango Red Metallic

Option Packages

  • Convenience Package
  • Carbon Fiber Package with Side Assist
  • Carbon Fiber Trunk Lid Spoiler
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.5" 5-Spoke-CAVO Design
  • Winter Wheel & Tire Package
2019 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

  • RS Design Selection Interior
  • Audi Sport Carbon Inlays
  • Black Optic Package
  • Carbon Fiber Mirror Caps
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Dynamic Package
  • Technology Package
  • Winter Wheel & Tire Package

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