2012 Audi RS5

0
1

It offers the power and handling of a powerful sports car packaged in the body of an alluringly elegant coupe. The design has now gained several new, sharp accents, with numerous features that characterize the other A5 models also making their way to the RS 5.

The Audi RS 5 Coupe uses a high-revving, normally aspirated V8 displacing 4,163 cc. This engine is closely related to the V10 that powers the R8 high-performance sports car. The 4.2 FSI delivers 331 kW / 450 hp) at 8,250 rpm, with the peak torque of 430 Nm / 317.15 lb-ft) available between 4,000 and 6,000 rpm. The engine has a specific output of 108.1 hp per liter of displacement. The potent response, the eager revving and the rich, melodious sound mark the V8 as a thoroughbred racing engine.

Source: Audi Press Release

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Engine: 4.2L V8
Weight: -
Power: 335 kW / 450 hp / 455 PS
0-100 kph: 4.6 seconds
Torque: 430 Nm / 317 lb-ft
Top Speed: 280 kph / 174 mph

VIDEO

2010 Audi RS5

Unbridled power lurking in a classically elegant coupé: the Audi RS 5 will debut at the Geneva Auto Show. T...

2012 Audi S5

The top models in the series - the S5 as Sportback, Coupé and Cabriolet - have also been refreshed. All S5...

2013 Audi RS5 Cabriolet

Dynamic performance where the sky's the limit - Audi introduces the Audi RS5 Cabriolet. The four-seat conve...

2015 Audi RS5 Coupe Sport Edition

The 2015 RS5 Coupe Sport edition features distinctive and sporty design elements on the interior and exteri...

2017 Audi S5 Coupe

Audi revolutionized its mid-size class in 2007 with the A5. The Ingolstadt-based carmaker created a work of...

2018 Audi RS5

Meet the new Twin Turbo V6 powered Audi RS5 Coupe. With a new engine designed from the ground up by Audi, d...

2019 Audi RS5 Sportback

Audi have provided a bit more versatility to their RS line-up with the new RS5 Sportback, all the performan...

2021 Audi RS6 Avant

The 2021 Audi RS6 Avant can produce 592 Hp and 800 Nm torque with its twin-turbo 4-Liter V8 engine. The eng...

2016 Audi R8 e-tron

The second edition of the R8 e-tron, Audi has taken the all new R8 and had another go at electrifying it. U...

2018 Audi PB18 E-Tron Concept

Utilising architecture from the Audi R18 LMP1 racer, the PB18 e-tron concept is designed to be an exciting...

2014 Audi R18 E-Tron Quattro

The Audi R18 e-tron quattro did not only cause a sensation on its drive through Le Mans due to its striking...

2013 Audi A6 Black Edition

The devil really is in the detail for Audi A6 Saloon and Avant and A7 Sportback...

2021 Audi A3 Sedan

The 2021 Audi A3 Sedan, which stands in front of us as the second generation, is built on an updated versio...

1996 Audi S8

The first generation of the Audi A8 got the S badge treatment in 1996 to continue the naming convention of...

2008 Audi R8 TDI Le Mans

The V12 TDI with a displacement of six liters powers a concept car based on the Audi R8. This unit generate...