Return of a RS icon: a new Audi RS 4 Avant

“The Audi RS 4 Avant is a RS idol with an exquisite history,” commented Stephan Winkelmann, Managing Director of Audi Sport GmbH. “In common with all a RS models, it blends measureless energy outlay with greatest bland utility. In China, a Audi RS 4 will yield uninformed procedure for expansion as a usually high-performance Avant in a segment.”

Roof corner spoiler creates particular back end
When formulating a fourth era of a Audi RS 4 Avant, a designers took impulse from many motorsport sum of a Audi 90 quattro IMSA GTO. Massive atmosphere inlets with customary RS honeycomb structure and a wide, prosaic Singleframe grille conclude a front end. The discretionary Matrix LED headlights arrangement coloured bezels. Compared to a Audi A4 Avant, a circle arches are 30 millimeters (1.2 in) wider and are given combined importance by a quattro blisters. At a back end, a RS-specific diffuser insert, a oval tailpipes of a RS empty complement and a RS roof corner spoiler make for a particular look. The extraneous tone Nogaro blue, pearl outcome accessible optionally from Audi disdainful recalls a initial era of a high-performance Avant from 1999. The new Audi RS 4 Avant travels on 19-inch fake aluminum wheels as standard; 20-inch wheels are accessible as an option.

From 0 to 100 km/h (62.1 mph) in 4.1 seconds, RS competition cessation and Audi expostulate name as standard
The V6 biturbo develops 331 kW (450 hp) in a new Audi RS 4 Avant. Its rise torque of 600 Nm (442.5 lb-ft) – 170 Nm (125.4 lb-ft) some-more than a prior indication – is accessible opposite a extended engine speed operation from 1,900 to 5,000 rpm. It is pivotal to how a Audi RS 4 is means to scurry from 0 to 100 km/h (62.1 mph) in 4.1 seconds. The tip speed is 250 km/h (155.3 mph). With a discretionary RS energetic package, a tip speed increases to 280 km/h (174.0 mph).

The energy of a 2.9 TFSI biturbo is granted to a permanent all-wheel expostulate around a sportily configured eight-speed tiptronic with optimized rigging changing. Audi also offers an discretionary back competition differential. Average fuel expenditure is 8.8 liters per 100 kilometers (26.7 US mpg) (199 grams of CO2 per kilometer [320.3 g/mi]). That is an potency benefit of 17 percent over a prior model. The new Audi RS 4 Avant weighs 1,790 kilograms (3,946.3 lb) 80 kilograms (176.4 lb) reduction than previously.

The standard-fit RS competition cessation sets a Audi RS 4 Avant another 7 millimeters (0.3 in) reduce than a A4 simple indication with competition suspension. By approach of apparatus options, there are RS competition cessation and with Dynamic Ride Control (DRC), ceramic brakes and RS-specific energetic steering. Drivers can conclude their possess particular personal pushing knowledge regulating a customary energetic doing complement Audi expostulate select.

Interior with worldly materials and digital racing-style cockpit
The black interior underscores a sporty impression of a Audi RS 4 Avant. The RS competition seats with discretionary honeycomb pattern, a flat-bottomed RS leather multifunction competition steering wheel, a change embankment and a bright doorway sill trims are all ornate with a RS emblem. In a Audi practical cockpit and head-up display, RS-specific displays prove a g-forces, tire pressures and torque. The styling packages shimmer black, CO with aluminum attachments and CO with black attachments yield serve range for customization. The Audi disdainful module covers only about any other special request.

The Audi RS 4 Avant can be systematic from a tumble onward, before nearing during dealers in Germany and other European countries from a start of 2018. The simple cost will be EUR 79,800.

Fuel expenditure of a models named above:

Audi RS 4 Avant:
Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 8.8 (26.7 US mpg)
Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 200-199 (320.3)*
* Figures count on a tire/wheel multiple used.