2015 Audi S4

City, track or bust! Powerful and sure-footed sports sedan.

  • Likes
  • Ride quality
  • quiet interior
  • quick shifting automated manual
  • Dislikes
  • Conservative styling

A high-performance version of Audi's volume-selling premium car, the S4 delivers plenty of thrills along with its Teutonic refinement. The 2015 S4 is powered by a 3-liter supercharged V6 that makes 333 horsepower. Quattro all-wheel drive is standard, as is a six-speed manual transmission. Notable options include Audi's DSG twin-clutch automatic transmission and a torque-vectoring differentials.

All this adds up to a luxurious sedan capable of 0-60 in under 5 seconds and a (governor-limited) top speed of 155 were you to take it to a track or Autobahn. Where the real charm of the Audi S4 lies, however, is in its ability to multitask and be both a perfectly comfortable, unobtrusive commuter and a backroads hooligan. With the S4, you can commute through rush-hour traffic and listen to your music via Audi's MMI interface, all in luxury-sedan comfort, then take the long way home at the end of the day and feel like you're driving a dedicated sports car.

Warranty/Service: 4 Year/50,000 mile New Vehicle Limited Warranty, 1 Year/5,000 mile First Scheduled Maintenance Service (FREE OF CHARGE), 4 Year Roadside Assistance

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Specs

Base Price: $49,800

As Tested: $49,800

  • 18 / 28 mpg
  • EPA
  • 4.5 sec
  • 0-60
  • 333
  • Horsepower
  • 155 mph
  • Top Speed
  • Engine: 3-liter supercharged V6
  • Horsepower: 333
  • Torque: 325
  • Transmission: 7-speed S tronic
  • Curb Weight: 3,935 lbs
  • Wheelbase: 110.7 in
  • Length: 185.7 in
  • Width: 71.9 in
  • Height: 55.4 in
  • Turning circle: 37.7 ft
  • Brakes: 4-wheel disc with ABS
  • Suspension: Four-wheel independent suspension, Front and rear stabilizer bar
  • Traction: AWD
  • 0-60 mph: 4.5 sec
  • 60-0 mph: 109 ft.
  • Top Speed: 155 mph
  • EPA City: 18 mpg
  • EPA Highway: 28 mpg
  • Combined MPG: 21 mpg
  • Seating Capacity: 5

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