In short terms, the European A5 range will feature several engine configurations, as it follows: a 1.8-liter TSI 160 horsepower, a 2.0-liter TFSI with two different outputs -180 and 211 horsepower-, a 3.2-liter FSI V6 265 horsepower, a 3.0-liter TDI 240 horsepower plus a 2.7-liter 190 horsepower.
On the other hand, the S5 Convertible adds the supercharged 3.0-liter V6 unit that produces a maximum power of 333 hp. Both models are particularly addressed to the European market, with North America to receive the same good-looking models but featuring less engine options.
In terms of features, the A5 includes a fully automatic convertible top, a wind deflector, 17-inch alloy wheels, automatic climate control, electromechanical parking brake plus xenon headlights with daytime running lights and LED rear lamps (model dependent). There are two S line packages available which include features such as a leather sport seats, leather steering wheel, S line logos, new exterior colors, multimedia components (6.5-inch color monitor, eight speakers, CD changer and memory card reader).
"The new A5 Cabriolet is the latest chapter in a long history of success written over the last 18 years by the brand with the four rings. The first open-top Audi of the modern automotive era appeared in 1991 and was based on the Audi coupe," Audi said in a statement for the press.