The 2015 Audi S5 is a high quality luxury car that seeks to provide state of the art comfort, safety and style. The car is available in a coupe and convertible (S5 Cabriolet). The car has two variations – The Audi S5 Prestige and the S5 Premium Plus. The 2015 release has come with a host of safety, technology, comfort and style features that have made the model very competitive.
Interiors for the 2015 Audi S5
The 2015 Audi S5 comes with a stylish interior that is predominantly black. However, the interior inlay color may vary slightly depending on the car color. The car seats are four-way adjustable and come with leather or luxury fabric (Alcantara). The driver’s seat comes with memory and the front seats have seat warm feature.
Other interior features include a 3 zone automated climate control system, a Three-spoke sport steering wheel, a tilting sunroof, pinch protection power windows, fully functional armrests with fold and slide capability and height adjustable, 10 speaker audio system with CD/ MP3 player, Ipod interface music system, Bluetooth wireless technology enabled, garage door open technology, advanced keyless start/stop technology and a power outlet of 12 volts. The S5 Coupe is a 5-seater while the Cabriolet has only 4 seats.
The 2015 Audi S5 has been fashioned in the S5 stylish look with a slight design upgrade when compared with previous S5 models. Some of the notable exterior features include Audi drive select rain sensor windscreen for automated wipers and light sensor for automated headlight switch, Xenon daytime running LED lights, exterior side mirrors come with memory technology, 4 exhaust outlets, LED lights for the indicator, rear fog lights and taillights and an integrated rear spoiler.
The standard 2015 Audi S5 comes with a 6 speed manual transmission and the car is all wheel drive. The engine is a V6 with 24 variable timing valves and a power capacity of 333 horsepower. The car engine uses the Audi Supercharged TFSI technology for efficiency. The consumption rate is estimated at 17mpg in city, 26mpg in the highway and a combined rate of 20mpg. The 2015 Audi S5 has an acceleration of 4.9 seconds for 0-60 mph which is pretty competitive for cars at its range. The car has a maximum speed of 155mph.
Other features include Audi Navigation Plus for satellite navigation, electronic tire pressure monitoring, Five-link front suspension and Trapezoidal rear suspension ad an ULEV II emission rating.
The 2015 S5 has a moderately high safety rating. The car comes with airbags for the front thorax, head curtain and knees. The front passenger airbags are set to deflate only if there is a passenger. The braking system comes with ABS, EBD and Brake Assist. Other safety features include ASR traction control and Electronic Stability Control (ESC).
Price and Warranty for the 2015 Audi S5 Cabriolet and Coupe
The 2015 S5 Premium Plus coupe starts at $52,500 and the Prestige option starts at $58,700. As for the convertible option, the S5 Cabriolet Trims Premium Plus starts at $60,900 and the 2015 Audi S5 Cabriolet Prestige starts at $67, 150. The car comes with a 4 year /50,000 mile new vehicles limited warranty and a 12 months/ 5000 miles full maintenance service.
2015 Audi S5 Reviews
Both the 2015 Audi S5 Cabriolet and Coupe have received decent ratings from various car review experts. Some of the review scores include CNET score – 90, Edmunds.com score – 90, LeftLane News score 90, and AutoGuide.com score – 89. Most reviewers say that the car is very competitive in terms of comfort, exterior beauty, sleek interiors and speed.
We can comfortably give the 2015 Audi S5 a solid 4.6 out of 5.