Without much ado, 2018 Audi RS5 Coupe is finally in sale in United States. The price of the 2018 Audi RS5 Coupe starts from $69,900 that excludes the destination fees of $975. It has a unique singleframe grille and large air intakes and comes with oval exhaust tips, a rear spoiler and a RS-specific diffuser. Few eye-catching features in the coupe are LED lighting units, a power sunroof, matte alu-optic accents and 19 inch forged wheels that wear summer performance tires. There is also a provision of 20 inch wheels and Black Optic package. This package includes body-color mirrors, gloss black exterior accents and 20 inch wheels with two-tone finish.
The interior of the 2018 Audi RS5 Coupe has flat-bottomed sport steering wheel, stainless steel pedals along with 12-way power front sport seats. It is covered in leather and Alcantara upholstery. Door sill plates are illuminated and drivers would also find tri-zone automatic climate control system and heating and massage functions on the front seats. There are other options included in it such as 12.3 inch Audi virtual cockpit, a 19 speaker Bang & Olufsen audio system and a color head-up display. Customers can also purchase MMI navigation plus infotainment system.
The power in the 2018 Audi RS5 Coupe comes from twin-turbo 2.9-liter TFSI V6 engine. This hardware setup gives an impressive 444 horsepower and 600 Nm of torque. The engine is mated with eight-speed automatic transmission and is rear-wheel biased quattro all-wheel drive system. It takes just 3. 7 seconds to accelerate from 0-60mph before hitting the top speed of 174mph. Audi offers drive select system which has four setting and they are comfort, auto, dynamic and individual respectively. It helps in adjusting quattro sport differential, gear shift points, steering and throttle response.