2014 Audi A5 Overview
What’s New for the 2014 Audi A5
The 2014 model year means a bit more horsepower for the Audi A5, while new standard features, such as Bluetooth, have been added. The Premium Plus trim also received standard keyless ignition and entry, while an optional Black Optic appearance package makes its debut.
2014 Audi A5 Exterior
With stylish refinement and subtle curves that create a perfectly aerodynamic profile, there’s really no doubt that the 2014 Audi A5 is bringing sexy back. A distinct, tapered grille, typical of the Audi brand, combined with beautifully shaped lights creates a front façade that can’t be forgotten. If you’re looking for a bit more freedom than the Coupe offers, the A5 even comes in a convertible option, called the Cabriolet body style. This power-operated soft top opens the cabin to the outside world with easy, taking only 15 seconds to raise or lower.
2014 Audi A5 Performance
A turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that boasts 220 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque powers every 2014 Audi A5. A standard six-speed manual transmission and all-wheel-drive come standard in all Coupe models, while the A5 Cabriolets—a.k.a convertibles—come with a standard continuously variable transmission and front-wheel-drive, though all-wheel-drive is an option.
2014 Audi A5 Efficiency
Depending on your choice of transmission and drive, the EPA-estimated fuel economy varies with the Coupe with manual transmission coming it at 26 mpg combined, the automatic getting a bit lower economy with 24 mpg combined, and the front drive convertible getting the highest mpg at 27 combined.
2014 Audi A5 Interior
Superior materials and a design that pays attention to details in a very understated way come together to create a timeless cabin that everyone has come to expect from the Audi brand. An upgraded MMI interface makes operating the infotainment system simple and easy, while the comfortable seats make driving in the front seat a terrific experience. While there isn’t much head- or legroom in the rear seats, if you’re driving the A5 convertible, chances are you aren’t worrying about that.
2014 Audi A5 Safety
For the 2014 model year, the Audi A5 includes standard safety features such as antilock disc brakes, stability and traction control, front-seat side and knee airbags, and full-length side curtain airbags. Depending on the package chosen, there are also a number of safety systems offered, such as the standard blind-spot monitoring system and adaptive cruise conrol in the Prestige package.