Audi has revealed the all-new A4 Allroad quattro with new features such as Audi’s drive select intelligent handling technology, a dual-clutch S tronic transmission, and a new communication and assistance systems. The new A4 Allroad will made its world debut at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show in next month and goes on sale in the middle of the year priced at €37,100.
The strategy of the A4 Allroad recalls the A4 Avant but picks up wider fenders, a taller bother height, bumpers with a more strong look, new air intake housings and front fog light. A song-structure furnace fence bears vertical chrome strips, and more chrome is used to highlight the corral of the fog light. Optional xenon headlights also present LED daytime operation lights, while stainless steel “underbody” guards are used at both the front and rear of the car.
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Its measurements compose a piece of 4.72m, a wheelbase of 2.81m, a width of 1.84m and a height of 1.5m. It also skin a ground clearance of 180mm. The luggage compartment’s establish faculty is 490L. This could be increased, however, to 1,430L and a strip of 1.78m by folding down the break rear-bench backrest, which optionally skin a shipment-through highlight with removable ski bag.
Audi will initially proposal three different engines for the A4 Allroad: a petrol engine and two diesel units. All three was turbocharged open-fuel-shot units and come with a new recuperation method that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy during deceleration.
The vile element is the 2.0L TFSI, which outputs 211hp (155kW) and 258lb-ft (350Nm) and is good for a 0-62mph (100km/h) run in just 6.9 seconds and a top tempo of 143mph (230km/h). Fuel consumption is rated at 29mpg (8.1L/100km). Next up is the 2.0L TDI diesel, which comes with 170hp (125kW) and 258lb-ft (350Nm) of torque and will do the 0-62mph (100km/h) sprint in 8.9 seconds and a top tempo of 132mph (213km/h). Fuel consumption is rated at 38mpg (6.4L/100km). Rounding out the span is a 3.0L TDI V6 with 240hp (176kW) and 369lb-ft (500Nm) of torque and is good for a 0-62mph (100km/h) run in 6.4 seconds and a top rush of 147mph (236km/h). Fuel consumption is rated at 33mpg (7.1L/100km).
Drive is sent to all four wheels via a degree six-alacrity manual transmission or voluntary seven-speed dual-clasp S tronic. The A4 Allroad also features a decently mechanical midpoint differential that distributes license at a 40:60 ratio to the front and rear hinge. If necessary, the quattro lasting AWD logic can method up to 65% to the front or as much as 85% near the tail end.
Audi has also added a new oblige choice present that adjusts stifle reaction, the Servotronic muscle steering, and S tronic’s period points in automated approach. The driver could exclusive between three different modes: comfort, typical, and sport.
Standard features enter 17in alloy wheels, roof rails, a repeated climate-handling usage, an electromechanical handbrake, and Audi’s MMI edge. Optional goodies include a two-part panoramic beaker roof, an electromechanical tailgate, a three-zone climate-oppress technique, xenon headlights, 18in alloys, and a Bang & Olufsen sound approach with 14 speakers.