2019 Audi A4 update of more handsome
Even though many of us expected for 2019 model year to be the year of the big redesign for Audi’s small sedan A4, seems like this is not going to happen. 2019 Audi A4 will, most likely be the last model of the current generation, at least when it comes to US market. Starting from the next 2019, we can expect big redesign of the model, and a lot of changes. But let’s get back to the 2019 Audi A4. Here are its most important specs:
2019 Audi A4 Interior and Exterior
Official news from the Audi USA state that new A4 model will receive mainly feature update and shuffling. Big redesign is, as we already mentioned, scheduled for the 2019 model year. The A4 sedan comes available in Premium and Premium Plus trim levels. 2019 Audi A4 Premium gained few reinforcements for this model year when it comes to its equipment. For the Premium models Audi added three-spoke multifunction steering wheel, and enabled Advanced Key and Audi Connect system for this trim, as part of the Navigation plus package. Premium Plus models didn’t get any more standards, but Bang & Olufsen sound system is now part of the Technology package available for this trim. Few other tweaks has been added to the packages, and the 2019 Audi models can now be ordered in Misano Red pearl effect exterior paint color.
2019 Audi A4 Engine
Audi A4 comes with only one engine offered under its hood. It is a 2.0-liter TFSI turbocharged inline-4 unit. It output is rated at 220-horsepower. However, three transmissions could be coupled with this engine, including 8-speed Tiptronic automatic, a continuously variable transmission (CVT), and a 6-speed manual. The power of the engine is transmitted via one of these three transmissions to either front, or all wheels. Top level A4s could be equipped with Dynamic Steering and Drive Select.
2019 Audi S4 comes packed with a 3.0-liter V6 engine capable to deliver a 333 horsepower and 325 lb-ft of torque. Its transmission choices include 6-speed manual and 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmissions. Fuel economy of the 2019 A4 with AWD and manual transmission is rated at 22/32 mpg city/hwy. With AWD and 8-speeder is delivers 22/31 mpg. Front wheel drive A4s with CVT deliver 24/32 mpg. 2016 S4 sedan delivers slightly different numbers. With manual transmission it is rated at 17/26 mpg and with automatic at 18/28 mpg.
2019 Audi A4 Price and Release Date
Audi USA already released prices of the new Audi A4 for the North American market. According to those specs, base A4 will start at $35,900, and depending on transmission, trim and equipment goes up to $40,100. Performance oriented S4 starts at $49,200 and goes up to $50,200 depending on transmission choice.