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AUDI A5 Sportback Series/Models Timeline, Specifications and Pictures

Generations: 4
First production year: 2009
Engines: Diesel, Gasoline
Body style: Hatchback
 

2019 - Present

Audi unveiled a mid-life cycle refreshed version for the A5 lineup, upgrading the multi-media system, the car's look, and the powertrains. The German carmaker introduced the second generation of the A5 Sportback in late 2016. Usually, the refreshed version should have come in late 2020, but Audi rushed a little and unveiled it in 2019. Behind that rush was a reason: the introduction of s...

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diesel engines:

  AUDI A5 Sportback 35 TDI 7AT (163 HP)

  AUDI A5 Sportback 40 TDI 7AT (204 HP)

  AUDI A5 Sportback 40 TDI quattro 7AT (204 HP)

  AUDI A5 Sportback 50 TDI quattro 8AT (286 HP)

gasoline engines:

  AUDI A5 Sportback 35 TFSI 6MT (150 HP)

  AUDI A5 Sportback 35 TFSI 7AT (150 HP)

  AUDI A5 Sportback 40 TFSI 7AT (204 HP)

  AUDI A5 Sportback 40 TFSI quattro 7AT (204 HP)

  AUDI A5 Sportback 45 TFSI quattro 7AT (265 HP)

2016 - 2019

With the first model of the Audi A5 being a great success since its launch in 2007, Audi decided to make it even better in 2017. From certain angles, the sporty 5-door coupe looked like its bigger borther, the A7. While still keeping the stylish look of its predecessor, the new model was sleeker, classier, smoothier and better-integrated. The shape-like coupe was designed for people wantin...

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diesel engines:

  AUDI A5 Sportback 2.0L TDI 6MT (190 HP)

  AUDI A5 Sportback 2.0L TDI 7AT (190 HP)

  AUDI A5 Sportback 2.0L TDI quattro 7AT (190 HP)

  AUDI A5 Sportback 2.0L TDI ultra 6MT (190 HP)

  AUDI A5 Sportback 2.0L TDI ultra 7AT (190 HP)

  AUDI A5 Sportback 3.0L TDI quattro 7AT (218 HP)

2009 - 2011

Audi introduced the four-door coupe in the mid-size premium segment in 2009 and caught everyone its principal competitors by surprise. The four-rings brand dared to unveil a new range in 2009 when the world struggled with a global financial crisis. But Audi played that well and offered a different bodywork for the Audi A4 platform. It was a bold move that proved successful and, four years lat...

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