One of Audi’s best selling compact cars is ready to hit the market. It is 2016 Audi A4. It will be more fuel efficient and will show great performance.
Exterior design and improvements
German automaker has put a lot of effort to make the new 2016 Audi A4 even more handsome and functional. New Audi will now ride on Volkswagen MLB modular platform. This means that it will be lighter for at least 200 pounds because of the usage of aluminum and high strength steel in its construction. Its wheelbase will be a bit longer which will provide more space inside the cabin. Speaking of the exterior design, it will be keep the current model recognizable look. However, it will undergo some minor refreshments and upgrades. The body will be edgier than before. The side mirror will be more angular as well. On the front end, we will notice redesigned grille and lights. The head and tail lights will be longer and equipped with LED technology or Matrix Laser lights.
Interior design of 2016 Audi A4
Speaking of the interior of 2016 Audi A4, we can say for sure that it will be comfortable and modern as always. All the details will be perfectly designed in order to make a ride pleasant and easier for the driver. When we take a look inside, the first thing we’ll notice is the placement of the infotainment system. It is now positioned upward. It will also get new features and safety systems.
Engines and transmission
2016 Audi A4 will be powered with several types of engines. The one is a 2.0-liter four cylinder gasoline engine. It is able to make 200 horsepower and 207 lb-ft of torque. It will be offered with 1.4-, 1.8-, 2.0-liter TFSI turbo petrol engines. Also, we will see under its hood 1.6- and 2.0-liter turbo diesel engines. The North America will get 2.0-liter version of these engines and 3.0-liter V6 gasoline TSFI powertrain. In Europe we can expect 3.0-liter V6 TDI engine. 2016 Audi A4 will get a hybrid version as well, a 2.0-liter petrol or diesel combined with an electric motor. As for the transmission, it will be paired with a six-speed manual or a nine-speed S tronic gearbox. The power will be sent to front wheels while the all-wheel drive will be optional.
Release date and price
2016 Audi A4 should be released sometime in the middle of 2015. As for the price, it will probably be around $35,000.