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New Audi A4 2016

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2016 Audi A4

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Key Takeaways:

  • Comes with a slice of cosmetic changes.
  • Two variants – Premium Plus and Technology.
  • Petrol only version for the time being. Diesel to be launched in the future.
  • Smaller engine – 1.4L, 150PS and 250Nm.

Audi A4 is probably the most famous Audi car and one of the first to come to mind when you think of the brand. The German automaker has proven to have a successful run in the Indian market and has now come out with the all-new 2016 Audi A4 in India. This release will definitely give the brand a much-desired boost too.

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To make this more interesting, let’s capture all the salient features and the needed information:

Exterior - The looks:

Although, this car looks like a facelift of the Audi A4, it’s not. On the contrary it’s actually a car which is poles apart, inside out. The styling is done thoughtfully so that it’s distinct yet similar and is on the same plane as its siblings.

  • As compared to the old model, this one is much wider, bigger and a more outgoing model and hence more comfortable.
  • Offers additional technology and increased performance.
  • Some of the standout features of the exterior are: chrome hexagonal front shaped grille, an unmistakable shoulder crease which is wrapped around the entire body of the vehicle, 17 inch alloy wheels, L shaped headlamps with split DRLs among others.
  • The headlamp and tail lamps get LED fittings which indeed look exceptionally classy.
  • More chrome has been added all around the car to make it plusher.
  • This car sheds about 95kgs and is much lighter than its sibling.

It isn’t out-and-out arresting, aggressive or attractive. However, it sports just the right amount of punch that the price tag asks for.

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Interior – The cabin:

This new model seems to get a lot more tech than before. So have a field day, you tech freaks!

  • Typical Audi layout where the interiors synchronized with the siblings.
  • Smart dashboard to free the user of conventional dials.
  • Audi Virtual Cockpit – an instrument panel which takes conventional to a whole new level. This piece comes with a 12.3 inch TFT display. Now, the speedometer and the tachometer can be changed according to you, the driver. It comprises of features like navigation, the car’s engine mode display and a surplus of other data about the vehicle.
  • Good plastic quality, the dashboard comes with wood inlays and in general the car has more leg space.
  • Digging deeper into the car’s features’ goodie bag, we find climate control (dual zone), rear AC vents, adjustable seats and a sunroof!!

This new Audi A4 is a techies’ dream, loaded with goodies, clearly now Audi can take on the competition with ease and confidence.

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Engine - The Performance:

With the diesel ban shaking and stirring up the luxury car segment across the country, to keep things simple, Audi launched this car in the petrol version only (soon a diesel will follow).

  • Smaller turbo-engine trend has now caught on in the country and Audi has totally capitalised on this opportunity by releasing this car.
  • The new 1.4 litre TFSI engine produces a power of 148BHP and a maximum torque of 250Nm.
  • Engine is mated to a seven-speed ‘S-tronic’ gearbox (FWD).
  • ARAI certified fuel efficiency of 17.84kmpl.

Yes, it does not seem to totally serve the auto enthusiasts’ out there. But bear in mind, the typical Audi A4 customers are usually the ones who are chauffeur-driven most of the time. So eventually, it makes sense!

Specifications

Audi A4 2016

Automaker

Audi

Year of Launch

2016

Engine Mill

1395cc

Engine Capacity

1.4-litre TFSI Petrol Engine

Variants

Premium Plus (Petrol) and Technology

Pricing

INR 38 – 41 lakhs

Transmission type

Automatic

Number of cylinders

4

Maximum power bhp@rpm

150BHP@5000-6000rpm

Maximum torque Nm@rpm

250Nm@1500-3500rpm

Length

4726mm

Width

1842mm

Height

1427mm

Ground Clearance

165mm

Wheelbase

2820mm

Boot space

480L

Kerb weight

1450kg

Gross weight

1945kg

Tire type

Tubeless

Seating capacity

5

Fuel type

Petrol

Fuel Tank Capacity

54L

Top speed

210 km/h

Acceleration 0-100kmph

8.5 seconds

Drive Train

FWD

Updated and Features Rich

Features

Audi A4 2016

Air conditioner

Yes

Heater

Yes

Power windows front

Yes

Power windows rear

Yes

Power steering

Yes

Airbags

Yes

ABS

Yes

Keyless entry

Yes

Central locking

Yes

Cruise control

Yes

USB & auxiliary input

Yes

Speakers (front)

Yes

Bluetooth connectivity

Yes

GPS navigation

Yes

Automatic headlamps

Yes

Steering mounted audio

Yes

Rear parking sensor

Yes

Rear parking camera

Yes

Adjustable Seat

Yes

Automatic Climate control

Yes

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Competition - The Rivals!

The new Audi A4 is ready to take on the likes of the following among others:

  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class
  • BMW 3 Series
  • Volvo S60
  • Jaguar XE

Money - The Price!

This entry level luxury sedan will have two models – INR 38.10 lakhs for the ‘Premium Plus’ model and INR 41.20 lakhs for the ‘Technology’ grade which is also top-end. This car is an aspirational one for the German manufacturer who is looking to bolster the company’s position even stronger in the luxury segment.

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