Audi RS 5 Coupe Owner’s Guide

The Audi RS 5 Coupe is not for the faint of heart. The newest generation has more speed and more power than ever before. But don’t worry. Audi has also included a number of safety and performance features that make the RS 5 Coupe easy to handle so you’re in control cruising down the road at top speeds.

Find out what makes this sporty two-door so appealing and what it’s like to own an Audi RS 5 Coupe in Austin.

The Audi RS 5 Coupe Model Essentials

It may look like the Audi S5 Coupe, but don’t be fooled. A lot of what you can’t see below the surface of the Audi RS 5 Coupe has been upgraded. It’s a track-ready car that was designed for today’s roads right down to the driver assist technologies that account for all the things you may encounter during everyday driving.


Performance is where the Audi RS 5 Coupe stands out in the automaker’s lineup of sleek two-door cars. The 2.9-liter TFSI® biturbo V6 engine puts power to the ground while the suspension and torque split makes sure it stays there. If you want to go fast the RS 5 Coupe won’t disappoint.

The impressive performance specs of the Audi RS 5 Coupe include:

  • Up to 444 horsepower
  • 0-to-60 in 3.7 seconds
  • Up to 443 lb-ft torque
  • Up to 21 MPG combined
  • Top track speed of 155 MPH
  • Quattro® all-wheel drive
  • 8-speed Tiptronic automatic transmission
  • RS sport exhaust
  • Quattro® sport rear differential
  • Asymmetric torque split
  • RS-fixed suspension
  • 5-link front and rear suspension
  • 24-valve DOHC with Audi valvelift system
  • Electromechanical power steering
  • Regenerative braking
  • Adaptive cruise control with three settings
  • Automatic windshield wipers and lights
  • Audi pre sense basic
  • Audi pre sense city
  • Audi side assist
  • Audi pre sense® rear with Rear cross traffic assist
  • Vehicle exit assist
  • Audi drive select
  • Parking system plus with rear view camera and acoustic sensors
  • Brake assist

Audi RS 5 Coupe Pricing

With vehicles like the Audi RS 5 Coupe only one trim is needed. The starting price for an RS 5 Coupe is $69,900. It has everything a driver could need, but if you want a few extras or more horsepower that will increase the price well over $70K.

Tech Features

Advanced technology helps Audi push performance to the limits, but it’s also used to make the drive more entertaining, comfortable and safe. The Audi RS 5 Coupe is undeniably sporty on the exterior and unimaginably smart on the inside.

Stand out tech features of the latest Audi RS 5 Coupe model include:

  • Driver information system
  • Voice control system
  • Audi connect® CARE and security assistance
  • Audi smartphone interface
  • Audi sound system with 10 speakers
  • Dual SDXC card slots with 64GB
  • Audi music interface with 2 USB ports
  • Bluetooth streaming and wireless connectivity
  • Audi advanced key system
  • Hands-free trunk release
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Customizable interior LED lighting package
  • 12-way S sport-contoured front seats with pneumatic side bolsters and massage function
  • Audi virtual cockpit
  • Heads up display with navigation (optional)
  • MMI® navigation plus with MMI® touch with handwriting-recognition technology

Common Audi RS 5 Coupe Maintenance in Austin

The only way to know what type of maintenance is needed for the new Audi RS 5 Coupe is to own one. The owners manual specifies the U.S. specifications, which typically starts around 5,000 miles.

By 15,000 miles Audi S5 Coupe maintenance will likely include:

  • Safety inspections
  • Brake rotor replacement
  • Brake pad replacement
  • Tire rotation
  • Tire replacement
  • Oil changes
  • Oil filter changes

Your RS 5 Coupe is anything but standard, which means you need a custom maintenance schedule. At German Auto Center we can help you create a personalized maintenance plan based on the local driving conditions, how often you drive and your preferences. Call us today to learn more.

Audi RS 5 Coupe Repair in Austin

A new Audi RS 5 Coupe will come with a limited 4-year warranty, but it doesn’t cover everything. Since the RS 5 Coupe is new to the U.S. it’s difficult to say what repairs may end up being common for the racing sport model. Based on the other similar models, Audi RS 5 Coupe repairs in Austin could include:

  • Water pump replacement
  • Head gasket replacement
  • Engines carbon buildup
  • Worn EVAP system purge valve

With a new luxury vehicle you need a mechanic you can trust. The technicians at German Auto Center are experts that can provide exemplary Audi RS 5 Coupe service in Austin. They have over 100 years of combined experience working on Audi models new and old. Give us a call today to discuss your Audi RS 5 Coupe maintenance, repair and upgrade needs.

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