Audi A4 is a compact luxury sedan that targets people who are looking for a fun and small vehicle. The first model of the Audi A4 was launched in 1996. The 2017 model year marked the beginning of the fifth generation.
The Audi A4 is a solid vehicle. The sedan is a great choice when it comes to handling and acceleration, as well as comfort and luxury amenities. The exterior is elegant and sophisticated, which makes it an easy way to travel. The A4 is a compact luxury sedan that anyone should consider.
Pricing and Trims
The Audi A4 is available in three trim levels: Premium, Premium Plus, and Prestige. Premium comes with automatic xenon headlights, daytime running lights and LED taillights. 17-inch wheels, frontal collision mitigation, automatic braking, sunroof and auto-dimming rearview. Leather upholstery, LED ambient lighting, heated side mirrors and leather upholstery. A 7-inch color touchscreen is available. The Premium also comes with a Convenience Package. It adds power-folding/auto-dimming side mirrors, keyless entry/ignition, driver memory settings and satellite radio. As an option, heated seats can also be purchased. Premium Plus includes all the features of the Premium and Convenience packages, plus heated front seats. Standard features include LED headlights and 18-inch wheels. Premium Plus comes with a Technology package. This package includes rear collision mitigation, blind spot monitoring, Audi Connect with mobile Wi Fi, and an upgraded infotainment systems with an 8.3-inch screen, voice controls, and a 12.3 inch Virtual Cockpit digital instrument cluster. The Prestige trim includes everything in the Premium Plus and Technology packages, plus ambient lighting and HD radio. The Driver Assistance package includes adaptive cruise control, automatic high beam control, traffic sign recognition, lane departure intervention, and adaptive cruise control. The First Edition package includes 18-inch wheels, an aluminum interior trim piece, and ventilated front sports seats. Any trim can have a Sport package added. This package includes a sport suspension, front sport seat and a black headliner. For Prestige and Premium Plus, the Cold Weather Package is available. This package includes heated rear seats as well as a heated steering column. Only Prestige models are eligible for the Warm Weather Package, which includes front seat ventilation and manual rear window shades. You can also choose to add standalone options such as rear-mounted airbags, adaptive suspension dampers and 19-inch wheels. An A4 comes with a $37,000 factory invoice for a Premium model, and a MSRP of around $39,000. Premium Plus adds approximately $4,000 to the vehicle’s MSRP. Prestige adds an additional $4,500. Your Certified Dealer will give you an upfront price just for being a member. This will allow you to save both time AND money.
Performance and Engine
A strong, efficient turbocharged 2.0-liter four cylinder is the only engine that’s available for the Audi A4. It produces 252 horsepower and 273 pounds-feet of torque. Standard equipment includes front-wheel drive, but any model can have the Quattro all wheel-drive system. The seven-speed automatic manual transmission is used by drivers to change gears. It is very smooth and gives excellent control.
The A4 can be ordered with a black or gray interior, and silver, aluminum, and wood trim pieces as nice accents. It has a modern design but retains a classic feel. The craftsmanship and materials are top-notch, surpassing most competitors by quite a lot. Both front passengers and drivers will have plenty of space. This is also true for the backseat. Another reason why the A4 is so attractive. The sedan is great for long trips because all of its seats are comfortable and supportive. The trunk has 13 cubic feet of cargo space which is slightly more than average in this market segment. The infotainment system is one of the highlights of the interior. The menus are easy to use and the icons are clear and simple. The screen is located at the top of center stack and can be used for quick reference. Additionally, the controls in the center console and attached to the steering wheel make it easy to use. The Virtual Cockpit can display traditional analog gauges and a host of other useful information. To make navigation easier, drivers can shrink the gauges.