The 2020 Audi RS4 Avant might not be fairly as potent because the RS6, however this video exhibits that it’s nonetheless one hell of a efficiency machine.
Audi unveiled the present RS4 on the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Present and lately gave the property a facelift. Whereas primarily contains some refined styling adjustments akin to new bumpers and revised lighting models, Audi additionally put in a particulate filter to make sure it meets emissions laws in Europe. That begs the query, does this affect its efficiency?
CarWow lately put the brand new automobile to the take a look at to seek out out. Whereas the outcomes aren’t significantly conclusive, it’s clear that the brand new RS4 Avant actually isn’t any faster than the pre-facelift mannequin.
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Powered by a 2.9-liter twin-turbo V6 with 444 hp and 443 lb-ft (600 Nm), Audi claims the automobile will hit 62 mph (100 km/h) in 4.1 seconds. Nevertheless, the reviewer was in a position to launch this brilliant pink take a look at car to 60 mph (96 km/h) in a mere 3.6 seconds which is true supercar ranges of efficiency. To place that determine into perspective, the identical reviewer wanted simply 3.5 seconds to hit 60 mph with the pre-facelift mannequin. Nevertheless, that 0.1-second distinction could possibly be attributed to numerous issues and isn’t essentially because of the particulate filter.
Straight-line efficiency apart, the new RS4 seems like one heck of a efficiency machine. It is ready to nook with true ferocity and when optioned with the obtainable adaptive suspension, is simply as snug as a standard A4. What’s to not like?