The A4 is one of the luxury sedans, which comes under the category of admission-level cars, manufactured by Audi, the German car factory. The five-door model was first launched in 1994, and since then, it has come across five generations. It was originally constructed on the Group B platform of Volkswagen and it was introduced as a substitute to Audi 80. Now, Audi is going to refresh the current model for the next year. Dubbed 2017 Audi A4, the redesigned model will be a pleasing and a practical sedan that makes it an attractive option in this segment. This is because it will be made with a receptive handling, a luxury cabin, a spacious backseat, and with a contented driving dynamic. There are three trim levels that include Premium, Premium Plus and Prestige.
2017 Audi A4 Redesign
Both models of the new Audi A4 2017 comes with individual external features. Accordingly, the base model Premium comes with standard equipment like LED taillights, accents and fog lights, automatic wipers, Headlights Xenon plus. Furthermore, there are a glass sunroof, heated mirrors, Light and rain sensor and a set of 17-inch alloy wheels, 225/50 R17 94H all-season tires.
On the other hand, the Premium Plus and Prestige standard level includes auto-dimming mirrors and a set of 18-inch alloy wheels. It will get a short suspension system as an option through the Sport plus package. Which include luster-black styling pronunciations, a black textile headliner, and a set of 19-inch alloy wheels with summer performance tires.
The 2017 A4 will be offered with 10 stunning external colors that include:
Scuba Blue Metallic.
Florett Silver Metallic.
Daytona Gray Pearl Effect.
Glacier White Metallic
Moonlight Blue Metallic.
Monsoon Gray Metallic.
Misano Red Pearl Effect.
Mythos Black Metallic.
When comes to external dimensions, the new model A4 comes with the body length of 186.1 inches, width of 72.5 inches and with the height of 56.2 inches. The new sedan comes with the wheelbase length of 111.0 inches and the curb weight that ranges from 3200 to 3500 pounds (approx 1455 to 1591 kg).
For the model year 2017, the automaker has made some changes. In addition, the equipment has been reorganized for the trims of the new model A4. As a result, the heated mirrors and the 3-spoke, leather-covered steering wheel are base level equipment on the Premium model. Furthermore, whereas the cruise control that was offered to the current model of A4 will not be available on the new model A4.
Like the exterior, the 2017 Audi A4 comes crammed with attractive interior features according to the models. Accordingly, some of the standard interiors gear include:
Auxiliary audio jack.
Audi proprietary auditory interface.
Blind spot monitor.
Rear parking sensors
Wi-Fi hotspot capability.
Upgraded MMI interface.
Mobile app amalgamation.
Color trip computer.
MMI infotainment system.
S sport-styling details.
Eight-way power seats in the front.
Sound system with 10 speakers.(Premium)
Bluetooth acoustic and Smartphone connectivity.
40:20:40-split folding back seatbacks
Automatic temperature control.
7-inch MMI display(Premium, Premium Plus)
5-inch information display(Premium, Premium Plus)
8.2-inch MMI + navigation display(Prestige)
12.3-inch touch-screen display(Prestige)
Bang and Olufsen Sound acoustic system with 19 speakers/755 watt.(Premium Plus and Prestige)
2017 Audi A4 2017 Interior
The convenience package(+ 650$) includes:
Rear parking sensors
Heated steering wheel
Memory for driver’s seat and exterior mirrors
Auto-dimming exterior mirrors
On the other hand, the Premium Plus model comes with standard internal features, such as driver memory settings, heated seats in the front, and keyless start and entry.
Similar to the Premium Plus, the Prestige model gets its own level of equipment through the Sport package. It has, adaptable drive settings, guiding wheel-mounted shift paddles, and sport seats in the front. Whereas the Sport Plus offers an even-bottomed sports steering wheel as an option. The cabin of the new model A4 comes with the cargo capacity of 13.0 cubic feet.
The 2017 Audi A4 will be powered by DOHC 16-valve turbocharged powertrain with the size of 2.0 TFSI Quattro liters(all trims). This Inline-4 engine will offer the new vehicle the essential power of 252 horsepower and the required twist of 273 pounds per foot.
The new model will also be powered by the same turbocharged 2.0 TFSI engine(Premium Plus and Prestige). However, none Quattro version have of 190 horsepower and the twist of 295 pounds per foot,
The new model A4 will be offered with the front-wheel-drive system and all-wheel-drive system as an option. Transmission is 7-speed S tronic automatic gearbox.
The new A4 that comes equipped with weaker engine goes from 0-60 mph in 7.4 seconds. Whereas with the TFSI Quattro the vehicle accelerates from 0-60 mph in 6.0 seconds. The top speed of the new model vehicle would range from 145 mph to 155 mph, according to the type of transmission system.
When comes to A4(190 hp) fuel economy, for front-wheel-drive it is for city/highway 27/37 mpg. The combined mileage offered by the vehicle with this transmission system should be 32-33 mpg. On the other hand, the 252 hp engine that comes outfitted with the front-wheel-drive offers the mileage of 25 mpg city/33 highway and 28 mpg combined. Furthermore, all-wheel drive gives 24 mpg when it is used within the city limits and 31 mpg when it is driven on highways. The combined mileage will be 27 mpg.
For the resourceful, every challenge is an exciting opportunity. Twists, curves, and a variety of road conditions allow it to establish its brawn with the support of electronic torque vectoring and with the accessible Quattro all-wheel drive system. This system propels the power to the wheels of the vehicle with the maximum grip. Optimistically, the new A4 comes with lots of attractive aspects, which have exemplified Audi sedans. The new vehicle offers its occupants a serene and compliant ride even at high velocities. All the all-wheel drive configured models of the 2017 model A4 come with an energetic and complete sporty driving. In addition, the new vehicle comes with a revitalized multimedia interface that combines modern designs and the user friendliness. Fuel tank capacity is 15,3 gal.
2017 Audi A4 price and release date
The release date of the new Audi A4 2017 is expected to be the second quarter of 2017. Regarding pricing, the new vehicle will be available at a starting price tag of $34,900.
All trims prices:
Premium from $34,900
Premium Plus from $38,700
Prestige from $45,900