2017 Audi A4: More Luxury than You Might Expect
Offered in three variants that include a more rugged Allroad station wagon and a more powerful Audi S4, the 2017 Audi A4 is offered starting at just $38,500.
The compact luxury sedan segment is of the utmost importance for luxury automakers. A gateway into a manufacturer’s lineup, the segment serves to introduce new clients to a particular brand or to keep current owners from going elsewhere. That’s why it’s important to continually innovate and provide the very latest features and technologies in your luxury compact sedan offering. With the all-new 2017 Audi A4, Audi is doing just that.
Offered in three variants that include a more rugged Allroad station wagon and a more powerful Audi S4, the 2017 Audi A4 is offered from just $38,500.
Two engines for the 2017 Audi A4
We will cover the Audi S4 and Audi A4 Allroad in separate reviews because they deserve their own spotlight. The 2017 A4 is offered only in sedan form at the moment, and buyers can choose between three equipment levels – Komfort, Progressiv, and Technik – and two drivetrains.
The entry-level engine is a 2.0-liter, four-cylinder turbocharged engine that delivers 190 horsepower and 236 lb.-ft. of torque. This engine is paired with a six-speed manual gearbox or an S-Tronic 7-speed dual-clutch automatic. Both send power to the front wheels only.
Then there is another 2.0-liter turbo, in this case delivering 252 horsepower and 273 lb.-ft. of torque. Like the entry-level engine, this unit can be paired with a manual gearbox or a dual-clutch automatic, and power is sent to all four wheels through Audi’s renowned Quattro all-wheel drive system.
Buyers can adjust the new 2017 A4’s driving behavior using Audi Drive Select which offer various driving modes including Individual, Comfort and Dynamic. These different modes adjust the behavior of various mechanical components including the engine and steering in order to change the personality of the A4 according to your preferences.
Plenty of features in the 2017 Audi A4
Overall, the 2017 Audi A4 offers a balanced ride that is both sporty and comfortable, and should, therefore, please a wide range of buyers. Inside the compact luxury sedan, Audi A4 owners get a beautiful cabin that stays true to Audi’s reputation for quality. Available features like a high-end Bang & Olufsen 3D Sound System and 12.3-inch customizable and digital Audi Virtual Cockpit certainly dial up the overall refinement, and there are also plenty of advanced safety systems that have allowed the new 2017 Audi A4 to achieve a five-star NHTSA safety rating.
Come and discover the new 2017 Audi A4 today at Audi of Mississauga!