The Audi S5 got a diesel V6 for the European market

The Audi S5 got a diesel V6 for the European market

For the first time in the history of models of the S5 Coupe and S5 Sportback under the hood of these cars Audi set diesel goes a 342-horsepower 3-liter turbodiesel V6 engine.

Less than a week after the premiere of the new Audi S6 and Audi S7, which received for the European market the diesel engine, the brand presented the new Audi S5 for Europe. This car available in both coupe and Sportback is also equipped with a diesel engine.

The machines are equipped with a 342-horsepower turbodiesel 3-liter V6 TDI, which is also installed on the Audi SQ5 crossover for the new Audi S6. Diesel combined with an electric supercharger and a “mild” hybrid technology with 48-volt electrical system, supplemented by a lithium-ion battery 0.5 kWh, which is located under the boot floor.

In the range from 55 to 160 km/h model can for 40 seconds to accelerate, even if the driver releases the gas pedal. Acceleration 0-100 km/h in the S5 Coupe is 4.8 seconds, and the S5 Sportback – 4.9 seconds. Maximum speed is electronically limited to 250 km/h.

Out of Europe the new Audi S5 will come with 3-liter TFSI V6 producing 354 HP Engine will be combined as diesel, 8-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive quattro.

In Europe, the Audi S5 Coupe and Audi S5 Sportback will arrive in may. S-version will be more expensive than the A5, but the S5 is already enabled equipment with a total value of €7 000.

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