The TFSI engines
Seven engines, one principle: less fuel consumption and more power. Compared to the predecessor model, fuel consumption has been reduced by up to 21 percent while power was increased by up to 25 percent.
The Audi A4 Sedan is available in a total of three different engine variants. All have one declared aim: To improve performance while lowering fuel consumption.
The TFSI engines
The first entry is the 30 TFSI. This compact four-cylinder engine with a power of 150 HP and a torque of 250 Nm accelerates the A4 Saloon from 0 to 100 km/h in 8.5 seconds and reaches a top speed of up to 210 km/h. Thanks to the aluminium crankcase the engine’s weight is just over 100 kilograms.
The 45 TFSI offers a power of 252 HP and a torque of 370 Nm. When equipped with it, the Audi A4 Sedan reaches 100 km/h in 5.8 seconds and its electronically limited top speed is 250 km/h. The 40 TFSI yields 190 HP. Its torque is 320 Nm. With this engine, the Audi A4 Sedan races from 0 to 100 km/h in just 7.3 seconds and has a top speed of 240 km/h.
The engine options are combined with various transmission solutions: Regardless if it’s a manual gearbox, S tronic or tiptronic, front or quattro drive – a tailored solution is provided for each engine type.
Seven-speed S tronic
The new seven-speed S tronic transmission impresses with its high degree of efficiency. The friction was reduced even more, the weight was lowered, and the oil supply was designed to be even more efficient – thus enabling very low values at engine idling speed. The two multi-plate clutches are arranged axially one behind the other, which reduces the drag torque and improves efficiency. The seven‑speed S tronic is available for all TFSI engines.
The quattro® all-wheel drive
The quattro drive stands for dynamic handling, traction and driving safety. The self-locking centre differential is used to provide an optimal distribution of the drive torques between the front and rear axles depending on the driving status, road characteristics and driver type. Driving enjoyment and safety are combined on an entirely new level.
The driving dynamics
The Audi A4 Sedan is the perfect companion – both on winding road sections and on long-distance routes. Audi drive select ensures that the driving dynamics can be adjusted individually to each situation. It influences the characteristic curves of the servo-assistance and accelerator pedal as well as the optional controlled suspension systems. In this way, you are supremely safe on the road, both on fast motorway trips and on meandering country roads.