The Audi S4: At-a-Glance

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October 20, 2008


Source: Audi AG




Article Index:

Text: Well-trained Top AthleteAt-a-GlanceEngineTransmissionquattro Drive and Sport DifferentialAudi Dynamic SteeringElectronic Damper ControlDynamic SuspensionDesignInteriorEquipment and TrimS-models in the Midsize Class

Photo Gallery: 2009 Audi S4 (B8)

Discussion Forum: B8 Audi S4

At-a-Glance

Engine (performance figures for S4 sedan)

  • Newly developed 3.0 TFSI delivering 245 kW (333 hp) and 440 Nm of torque (324.53 lb-ft),mechanical supercharging for powerful performance and superior

    Efficiency

  • Dynamic performance: from zero to 100 km/h (62.14 mph) in 5.1 seconds, top speed of 250 km/h (155.34 mph) (governed)
  • Fuel consumption 9.7 l/100 km (24.25 US mpg), 27 percent lower than for predecessor

    Power transmission

  • Six-speed manual gearbox as standard, optional seven-speed S tronic for lightning-fast gear shifts
  • quattro permanent four-wheel drive with slightly rear-biased characteristics
  • Optional sport differential for variable distribution of propulsive power to the rear wheels

    Chassis

  • Sports suspension with firm settings, optional Audi drive select dynamic driving
  • System with adaptive damper control and dynamic steering
  • High-performance brake system with large disks and black calipers
  • Wheels 18 inches in diameter, or optionally 19-inch wheels

    Body

  • Length 4,717 millimeters (185.71 in), width 1,826 millimeters (71.89 in), height 1,406 millimeters (55.35 in) (sedan), large luggage capacity of 490 to 1,430 liters (17.30 to 50.50 cu. ft) (Avant)
  • Dynamic proportions, sporty and elegant design details

    Interior and equipment

  • High-quality materials with an exclusive look
  • Instrument cluster with special S design
  • Xenon plus headlights with LED daytime running lights and LED rear lights
  • State-of-the-art assistance and communications systems available

    The equipment, data, and prices specified refer to the models offered in Germany. Subject to amendment; errors and omissions excepted.






    Article Index:

    Text: Well-trained Top AthleteAt-a-GlanceEngineTransmissionquattro Drive and Sport DifferentialAudi Dynamic SteeringElectronic Damper ControlDynamic SuspensionDesignInteriorEquipment and TrimS-models in the Midsize Class

    Photo Gallery: 2009 Audi S4 (B8)

    Discussion Forum: B8 Audi S4





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