Audi RS5 Coupe Launched In India: Know Price And Features Here

| April 12 , 2018 , 18:33 IST

German automobile manufacturer, Audi has launched the much awaited RS5 Coupe in India at a price tag of Rs 1.1 Crore on Wednesday. Head of Audi India, Rahul Ansari and Indian cricketer Virat Kohli launched the second generation sedan in Bengaluru.

Under the hood, RS5 Coupe is powered by a 2.9-litre TFSI twin-turbo V6 engine, producing 450bhp and 600Nm. Equipped with an eight-speed Tiptronic automatic transmission and Quattro all-wheel drive as standard, the Audi RS 5 Coupe has the capability to accelerate from 0-100kmph in 3.9 seconds, with a top speed of 250kmph.

In terms of looks, the Audi RS5 Coupe features a wide, flat single-frame grille, solid air intakes with a honeycomb structure typical of an RS. It also gets the updated matrix LED headlamps at the front, and the signature LED tail light with the 3D look at the rear. Apart from these, there is an RS-specific diffuser at the back with integrated oval exhaust pipes and fixed spoiler lip. 

The RS5 comes with 19-inch wheels as standard; 20-inch wheels are available as an optional extra. It can also be customized with the Gloss Black, Carbon, and Matte Aluminium optic packages.

Insides of RS5, sports seats wrapped in leather, flat-bottom steering wheel, Audi Virtual Cockpit and a host of RS insignia all around the cabin. The digital instrument display also gives information about tyre pressure, torque and G-forces.

On safety front, the vehicle is equipped with the wheel-selective torque control, Electronic Stabilization Control (ESC), Electronic Differential Lock (EDL), Park Assist (rear view camera with parking system plus), Anti-Slip Regulation (ASR), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) and six airbags as a standard option.