Carbon Edition Audi RS4 and RS5
If the standard edition of these cars is not enough for you. Then the carbon edition may be to your liking. Audi has just released the new Carbon Editions of the RS 4 Avant and the RS 5 Coupe. This is priced at £71,625. Both of these will receive an exterior styling package that includes all the carbon detailing. With the special RS matrix LED headlamps and the godly RS sports exhaust. The RS 5 Carbon editions also receiving a special carbon roof.
The V6 2.9-litre engine which is featured in both cars will have an increased power output. Containing 447bhp and 600nm of torque.Launching the RS 5 from 0-60 in 3.9 seconds. However, the RS 4 is getting there in 4.1 seconds. The top speed of these cars is electronically limited to 155mph. Although this can be increased if you choose the right boxes.
The interior of both cars features both high-quality Nappa leather. In both of the t super sports seats with special honeycomb stitching.Also with other tweaks on the exterior which includes a matt aluminium finish to the grille. With an additional matt titanium Quattro logo. The carbon detail can be visible in the window surrounds. The privacy glass will be present in both of the cars.Also with a set of avast anthracite matt black 20inch alloy wheels. This means getting rid of the standard Audi RS 19 inch design.
Is there much difference in the Carbon Editions?
Same as the Standard RS 4 Avant and Rs 5 coupe. The carbon editions come with standard RS equipment such as Quattro all-wheel drive. Audi’s virtual cockpit as well as the latest Audi MMI navigation system. Expect to see the RS 5 Carbon Editions in the UK showrooms around December time this year. Yet the RS 4 Carbon editions following in March 2018.
As you can expect the safety features that will be standard in both of the models are Audi side Assist blindspot monitoring. The multi-collision brake assist. If you wish for more protection you can get the Driver assistance pack. This entails Active lane assist, turn assist and Cross traffic assist rear.
Overall, there is more power and more to look. Although how much weight have we lost altogether. So the Carbon Edition cars are eight kilograms lighter because of special milled wheels. With the RS 5 Coupes carbon roof saving a further three kg. Audi says this contributes the overall weight loss figures of 80kg and 60kg in the latest RS 4 and Rs 5 models when compared to their predecessors.