Audi has launched the all-new Audi A4 sedan in India and has been priced at INR 38,10,000 (ex-showroom New Delhi and Maharashtra). The new Audi A4 packs in brilliant performance and redefines efficiency, drivability and high class infotainment in an outstanding form. The new Audi A4 is lighter by 95 kilograms than its predecessor.
The new Audi A4 comes with a 1.4L TFSI four cylinder engine with a more advanced start-stop system. The compact four-cylinder 1,395 cc unit delivers 150 hp of power and is claimed to return economy of 17.84 kmpl. The new Audi A4 accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in just 8.5 seconds with top speed of 210 km/h. The powertrain and the chassis have been completely redeveloped. The new A4 now comes with a new 7 Speed S tronic transmission. The transmission now offers a fuel-saving freewheeling function called “Coasting Mode”. Wheel-selective torque control supplements the drive train.
The German brand claims that for the new A4, Audi engineers have been able to bring down the drag coefficient to the best in class figure of 0.25. A prominent horizontal line on the front and rear emphasizes the car’s width. The Single frame grille is wide and low; the available LED headlights and rear dynamic turn indicators make technology a visual trademark.
On the inside, the the Audi Virtual Cockpit is completely driver focused with all information directly displayed in front of the driver. The 31.24 centimeter LCD displays the most important information in brilliant high-resolution graphics, with great detail and sophisticated effects. The Audi Virtual Cockpit offers display in two views: Classic and Progressive. The front of the dashboard features a broad band of air outlets and a large decorative surface. The upper edges of the dashboard and the door trim border the interior in a wrap-around style with continuous air vent strip. At night, the lighting illuminates the interiors.
Technological highlights include the Audi smartphone interface and the Audi phone box with wireless charging. The MMI control concept in the center console is also a newly designed feature and acts as the main control element. The top-end infotainment system, MMI Navigation plus with MMI touch and a large 21 centimeter monitor, has a touchpad in the rotary controller to zoom in and out and to enter characters.
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