The 2012 Audi S5 is a compact luxury sports car available in coupe and cabriolet trim levels. The S5 is powered by a 4.2-liter V8 engine that delivers 354 hp and 325 lb-ft of torque, for a 0-60 time of 4.9 seconds. Transmission options consist of a standard six-speed manual transmission an optional 6-speed automatic transmission with sport shift. Equipped with permanent all-wheel-drive, the S5 fuel mileage falls within an EPA estimated range of 14 mpg city to 24 mpg highway, depending on transmission selection. Features include LED turn signals, LED taillights, adaptive xenon headlights, 19-inch alloy wheels, 12-way power seat, tilting panorama sunroof, heated front seats, three-zone automatic climate control, 14-speaker sound system, hands-free phone capabilities, sports rear differential, carbon fiber inlays, and adaptive cruise control. Safety is comprised of parking sensors, dual-stage front airbags, thorax airbags, electronic stability control, electronic brake distribution, and anti-lock braking. The S5 is backed by a 4-year/50,000-mile warranty.
Select 2012 Audi S5 trim levels