Hot new Audi RS4 and RS5 to get race-car kit for the road

AUDI has revealed new variations of its sizzling RS4 and RS5 that can go sooner, sound higher and nook extra shortly.

A new Competition Plus Package accessible for the Audi RS4 property, two-door RS5 Coupe and four-door RS5 Sportback will add bespoke gear to create the final model of those vehicles.

Adding the pack will result in the ultimate Audi RS4


Adding the pack will end in the final Audi RS4Credit: AUDI AG

While in Germany the packs might be known as the Competition Package and Competition Package Plus, right here we’ll in all probability simply get the latter.

For starters, this’ll deliver new coilover suspension that permits the RS4 and RS5 to sit 10mm decrease to the floor.

However, house owners may even give you the chance to manually alter it to sit one other 10mm decrease – an entire 20mm decrease than a regular automobile.

You additionally get adjustable dampers, the next spring rate and stiffer stabilisers.

If you haven’t any thought what we’re on about, simply know that is the type of factor race vehicles have to get round corners as effectively as attainable.

But Audi reckons long-distance consolation hasn’t been lost, so you may nonetheless give you the chance to use these vehicles to commute in or drop the children at college.

Also new for the Competition vehicles is faster steering, particular Pirelli tyres designed for road and observe use, upgraded ceramic brakes with a new ABS tune for higher braking and a sharper computerized gearbox.

Despite the Audis being famously all-wheel drive, the new pack will see a re-tune of the vehicles’ sports activities differential too, sending extra energy to the rear wheels in Audi’s sportiest Dynamic driving mode.

The RS4 and RS5 will get the similar 2.9-litre twin-turbo V6 petrol engine with 450hp, however the new pack will imply a faster dash from 0-62mph for each – 0.2 seconds faster for the RS4 and 0.1 seconds for the RS5.

The sprint now takes 3.9 seconds in the RS4 and 3.8 seconds in RS5, however each vehicles now get an elevated prime pace of 180mph as commonplace.

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And its not all about the techy bits beneath, including Audi’s Competition pack will get you some visible goodies too.

On the outdoors which means 20-inch alloys and a new sports activities exhaust that not solely sounds the business, however has black tailpipes for an angrier look.

Those match the Audi and mannequin badges entrance and again, that are completed in gloss black.

Trick Matric LED headlights are commonplace on the RS5 however elective on the RS4.

Inside, you get distinctive sports activities seats with a honeycomb sample, an Alcantara steering wheel and black and crimson seatbelts.

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Audi is but to reveal how a lot the its new Competition Plus Package will prices in the UK, however in Germany is might be 11,875 Euros or round £10,000 on prime of a regular automobile.

The new Competition Pack will up the Rs5's top speed to 180mph


The new Competition Pack will up the Rs5’s prime pace to 180mphCredit: AUDI AG

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