Audi is widely reputed as an automaker which specializes in producing sport sedans of great quality. One of such models is the S4. It’s an incredibly fast and powerful vehicle which combines effective technologies and high functionality. The good traditions of Audi’s S-line-up will be continued in renewed Audi S4. The upcoming model is expected to have some changed and upgraded features in both exterior and interior. The redesign is aimed to make the model more competitive in the mid-size sedan class on today’s market.
Exterior and interior redesign
To start with, the 2016 Audi S4 will be based on the renewed Volkswagen MLB platform. Developed according to modern technologies, the car’s construction includes lightweight materials such as aluminum, steel, carbon fiber that will make better fuel economy and the performance. The restyled outlines make the sedan look more sporty and aggressive and in the same time improve its aerodynamics. The car will come with a larger grill perfectly fitted to angular headlights which are developed with LED technology. The redesign also concerns the other exterior elements such as air intakes, bumpers and side mirrors.
The cabin of the 2016 Audi S4 will continue traditional luxurious style. Inside the car will have all advanced features which are already getting standard for the contemporary auto industry. This includes an audio system with fourteen speakers, a conditioning system, navigation, MMI infotainment and much more.
For the technical part of the new S4 Audi has kept the current model’s engines. The powertrain of the 2016 Audi S4 will consist of two motors. The first power unit is a 2.0-liter inline-four turbocharged engine which is able to generate over 210 hp. The second motor is more powerful. This 3.0-liter 6-cylinder engine produces 333 hp and 440 N-m of torque. Due to its excellent acceleration and high torque level in whole diapason of rotation frequency of the crankshaft, this engine is perfectly suitable for dynamical driving. In addition, the performances will be improved by direct-injection system. For these engines it will optionally be provided three transmission systems: 6-speed manual, 7-speed dual clutch or 9-speed automatic.
Release date and price
The 2016 Audi S4 will probably be released in late 2015 or early 2016. The price for this excellent car is predicted to be around $50,000.