What does Audi offer on their upcoming 2023 Audi S5? Well, find the answer in this explanation below.
What do you think when people are talking about Audi cars? Definitely, it is one of the most prominent car manufacturers in the world. Recently, the talk of Audi cars has been going on and on to talk about the 2023 Audi S5. What does this car have to offer and what makes it worth enough as an investment? Find out the answer in this explanation below.
2023 Audi S5 Specification
When it comes to Audi cars, you may have known that we are talking about quality cars. The 2023 Audi S5 will still remain a sedan car that is coming back with stronger performance, despite the lack of outer improvement from the previous releases.
So, what may be visible in this upcoming release of the Audi S5? In the upcoming release, you will be able to see many trims offered by the carmaker. This will include trims like RS5, and RS5 Sportback with competition and competition plus package packages. What the package means is not explained in many resources whatsoever. But features of the S5 with competition plus package are said to be more than the other trim.
The Release Date of 2023 Audi RS5 Sedan
When will Audi release the 2023 Audi S5? Well, so far, there is not any information regarding the release date of this car. However, you can expect the carmaker to release it later in this year (2022), or in early 2023.
What about the price? Interestingly, despite the car’s lack of improvement in its performance, the Audi RS5 will be offered a starting price of around $77,000 for the base trim. While for the Sportback trim, the starting price starts at around $77,300, which does not differ much from the base trim.
However, the starting price does not include the ‘competition package’ and ‘competition plus package’ as mentioned before. These packages will cost you more around $16,000, making the car’s price to become even higher as it is reaching $90,000.
Compared to the competitors, such as the BMW M3 or M4 models, this Audi-released car is higher but without a much better feature to offer. Well, if you are curious about this car, then it is just fine to splurge money on this car by Audi.
What You Can Expect Inside the Car?
You may wonder what makes the car to be so expensive. Is it better compared to the competitors? Your opinion about that can be relative, as the looks of both interior and exterior sides of the car will definitely be something that depends on a person’s preference.
However, we are sure that the carmaker won’t make the users be disappointed, mostly because the starting price itself is already steep for most people.
While the information about the base trim is minimal to be heard, the competition package offers you an excellent addition to the design of this car. The competition package comes with Alcantara inside, combined with microfiber seats as well as leather upholstery with honeycomb patterns.
Regarding the infotainment aspect, you can expect a large touchscreen put alongside the digital gauge panel which is also big for its class. The dashboard seems to be made minimalistic with fewer buttons appearing on it.
What about the Exterior Aspect of the Car?
As for the exterior aspect of the 2023 Audi S5, this car will not undergo much outer look facelift—as mentioned in various sources. However, you can expect it to offer a sportier look in the upcoming release. The front body line makes the sedan looks bolder. Not to mention its other details such as the headlights, grille, as well as wheels.
Different exterior looks, especially the wheels, will be brought if you are taking different packages and trim. The package will offer your RS5 to be more aggressive when we talk about its performance. For its looks, it also will be greater.
The Audi S5 is not yet a hybrid nor an EV. Plus, despite the car’s various trim and packages, the car’s engine remains the same for all trims. Yes, the package is only aimed to improve the looks and a tidbit of the performance.
The engine used in this S5 car will be the twin-turbocharged V6 engine which comes with a 2.9-L displacement. The engine is said to be able of producing 444 HP with 442 lb.-ft. torque, which is the same as the previous release of the Audi RS5. If you wonder what thing it changes, it is the maximum speed: the upcoming release of the 2023 Audi S5 will be able to produce a max speed of 180 mph.