2012 Audi S4

Base AWD 4-Dr Sedan V6 man trans

Base AWD 4-Dr Sedan V6 man trans

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Audi S4 With BMW 335i On Twisty Road
It's a battle between two German sport-luxury sedans on this week's episode of Head 2 HeadMotor Trend associate road test editor Carlos Lago believes the BMW 335i and the Audi S4 represent the very best in their segment, but only one can be named top dog.
2012 Audi S4 Front Left Side View
I come from an Audi family, and spent the better part of a year driving a previous-generation 2007 S4 sedan with a six-speed manual. My mother also looked at the current S4 before ultimately buying a 2012 A4 2.0T, so I was elated when I was handed the keys to a six-speed S4 for the weekend. Unfortunately, the elation quickly faded after slipping behind the wheel. It was the same steering wheel from our old S4, but the car was nearly unrecognizable as an S4. Yes, it is still deceptively quick and can be a luxurious tourer when asked to be. But the new 3.0T supercharged engine (yes, it's supercharged not turbocharged, ignore what you think that "T" means) is too quiet and doesn't give the same kind of aural thrill that the old 4.2-liter V-8 gave even on normal acceleration. I've heard the 3.0T make good noises, but it was under full throttle in an S5 Cabriolet with the top down and equipped with the quick-shifting DSG gearbox. The S4 has lost its heart -- not just in the literal sense of Audi replacing the 4.2 with the 3.0T, but also in the sense that it is now just a cool and mechanical machine.
2013 Audi S5 Coupe Front Three Quarter
File this one under unexpected: reports have surfaced that Audi is killing manual transmissions from 2013 S4 and S5 models, but only in Europe. In a strange turn of events, the U.S. will be one of the few markets to offer S4 and S5 models with three pedals.

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Base AWD 4-Dr Sedan V6
18 MPG City | 27 MPG Hwy
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Base AWD 4-Dr Sedan V6
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Base AWD 4-Dr Sedan V6
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2012 Audi S4 Specifications

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3.0L V6Engine
Fuel economy City:
18 MPG
Fuel economy Highway:
27 MPG
333 hp @ 5500rpm
325 ft lb of torque @ 2900rpm
  • Air Conditioning
  • Power Windows
  • Power Locks
  • Power Seats
  • Steering Wheel Tilt
  • Cruise Control
  • Sunroof
  • ABS
  • Stabilizer Front
  • Stabilizer RearABS
  • Electronic Traction Control
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Locking Differential (optional)
  • Limited Slip Differential
  • Airbag Driver
  • Airbag Passenger
  • Airbag Side Front
  • Airbag Side Rear (optional)
  • Radio
  • CD Player
  • CD Changer (optional)
  • DVD (optional)
  • Navigation (optional)

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