The future generation Audi A4 was spied recently by our exclusive independent mole and he established that the sedan had been on test terrain though they have camouflaged the test mule fully it still reveals how the new LED head and tail lights will look like.
The exterior design will dramatically change as Audi’s current line up looks sharp yet smooth enough. Besides, we might see an updated grille and headlights with enabled new graphics or even a classier shape, but with similar overall design known to the Audi models. The 2018 Audi A4 will boasts of greater and sleek overall design and engine specs than its predecessors.
2018 Audi A4 Interior
When it comes to the interior design, the 2018 Audi A4 will boasts of a new interior with contemporary materials. Depending on whether you choose Premium, Premium Plus or Prestige trim level, your seat upholstery will surely change accordingly, from base leather to premium Napa leather seats. Higher grades also stand to benefit from walnut and ash wood veneers.
Audi new generation models will get floating touch screen displays which pop up upon vehicle’s engine ignition. The safety side is nonetheless compromised and will be as advanced as ever with new A4 offering a rear view advanced camera, blind- spot monitors, lane-departure warnings as well as adaptive cruise control as standard or optionally advanced electronic options.
2018 Audi A4 Exterior Design
The designer of the 2018 Audi A4 has extensively chosen to upgrade and modify the car’s current exterior design. The 2018 Audi A4 exterior will be made with a better new look design. The Audi Company is currently underway developing a platform known as MLB for this car-model. It is anticipated that the new light and modern materials that are being added to the Audi will reduce its weight by 200 kg.
This step will not only result in improving the car’s control, grip but will also up its operation in harsh terrain situations. A hybrid model of this car is soon going to be availed by the company at an undisclosed time. The car’s front grille has also been redesigned and made rather big. Additionally, it has improved the car’s overall look and this new grill has also made it possible for increased air intake, and as such has provided an efficient cooling system. Other noticeable changes to the 2018 Audi exterior design includes a new LED technology as well as large aluminum wheels.
2018 Audi A4 Engine
When it comes to engine performances of 2018 Audi A4, there will be few options to choose from in this model. The first option from a total of three is the Turbocharged 2.0 liter four cylinder gasoline engine which is able to produce 200 HP and 207 lb-ft of torque. This engine is supposedly the basic option you can choose from.
Next in queue is the 3.0 liter V6 supercharged engine with ability to produce around 350 HP and 347 lb.-, ft. of torque. Last but not least is the third option which will be 2.0 liter TDI engine. For the greater European market, a 1.4 liter, 1.3 liter and 2.0 liter TFSI engines will be on offer. It is expected that front wheel drive will still remain, while the all-wheel drive might be optional. The manual six-speed transmission as well as the seven speed dual clutch transmission are expected to be offered with new A4 model.
2018 Audi A4 mpg
Fuel efficiency is not expected to change as much and depending which transmission type best suits you then we expect a fuel consumption of around 25 or 26 mpg combined.
2018 Audi A4 price and Release Date
Prices are expected to vary with a very minute margin and the basic version of 2018 Audi A4 should cost around $36,000. Advanced prestige models with 8-speed transmission will cost around $45,000 and their price can go well into the $50,000.
It is also expected that the new and redesigned 2018 Audi A4 will be released in the middle of 2015 as 2018 year. Keep posted to our future articles to get a glimpse of what the 2018 Audi A4 promises to bring.