The Audi S5 sportback sedan measures 4,718 mm in length, 1,854 mm in width, 1,427 mm in height and has a wheelbase of 2,820 mm. There are five exterior colour options, Ibis White, Mythos Black, Floret Silver, Moonshine Blue and Tango Red. The Audi S5 sportback has projector headlights with DRLs (Daytime Running Lamps) and LED tail lamps and progressive turn indicators.
Inside the Audi S5, the upholstery is a leatherette material available with Audi Exclusive leather upholstery and trim for the S sports seats. The standard seats are offered only with Alcantara Black. The rear recline can fold down to increase boot volume from 480 litres to 1,283 litres and the Audi S5 has a dual zone air conditioning system. The front seats of the Audi S5 are electrically adjustable including memory function for the driver seat along with silver inlays for all versions. The steering wheel, which is also wrapped in leather comes with steering mounted audio, phone and cruise controls.
The Audi S5 is powered by a 3.0 litre V6 petrol engine that produces 328 hp of power from 5,500 rpm to 6,500 rpm and 440 Nm of torque between 2,900 rpm and 5,300 rpm. This engine is the only available option in the Audi S5 lineup and the car has a limited top speed of 250 kmph.
Transmission of the Audi S5 sportback sedan is a 7 speed S Tronic automatic gearbox which is coupled to the 3.0 litre V6 engine. The Audi S5 also has the company’s all wheel drive Quattro system for better handling characteristics.
In terms of safety, the Audi S5 sedan is offered with 8 airbags, ABS (Anti lock Braking System) with EBD (Electronic Brakeforce Distribution), Audi Multimedia Interface and Virtual Cockpit, rear child door locks and a tyre pressure monitoring system.
The Audi S5 has a claimed fuel efficiency of 12.25 kmph which is reasonable for its segment. The company recommends sulphur free super unleaded RON 95 fuel for best performance and mileage from the Audi S5.