2015 Audi S1 Sportback
Audi S1 Sportback
A big discover makes a riposte: Audi is presenting the S1 and the S1 Sportback, the new flagship models in the press A1 manakin occupation. Their 2.0 TFSI develops 170 kW (231 hp) and produces 370 Nm (272.90 lb-ft) of torsion; the quattro lasting all-wheel driving and the extensively revamped abeyance put the exponent effortlessly kill onto the route. The Audi S1 and the S1 Sportback set the benchmark in their form for dynamical functioning.
Rachis in the 1980s an Audi S1 garnered a fabled repute – it was the car that would see the steel rule the Humanity Bait Title in its day. Now the abbreviation is return – but this meter as a road-going rendering: the Audi S1 and the S1 Sportback institute the new flagship models in the concordat A1 simulation occupation, adding an entry-level interpretation to the Audi S exemplar portfolio.
“The Audi S1 offers all the virtues of a sports car, heavy functioning, organise treatment and lasting quattro driving that puts the index to the route in a victor way,” says Professor. Dr. Hackenberg, Audi Plank Mem for Technological Ontogenesis, adding: “The quattro effort has a big next of fans, which is certain to go eventide bigger thanks to the offer therein section.”
A high-performance four-cylinder whole provides the campaign. The 2.0 TFSI fitted with a turbocharger develops 170 kW (231 hp) and produces capable 370 Nm (272.90 lb-ft) of torsion. The two-liter locomotive accelerates the Audi S1 and the S1 Sportback from 0 to 100 km/h (62.14 mph) in 5.8 and 5.9 seconds severally. The top speeding is 250 km/h (155.34 mph). On medium the flashy, heavy TFSI consumes good 7.0 (33.60 US mpg) or 7.1 (33.13 US mpg) liters of fire per 100 kilometers (162 and 166 grams CO2 per kilometre [260.71 g/knot / 267.15 g/knot]) severally.
2015 Audi S1 Sportback
Comparable all Audi S models, the S1 and the S1 Sportback besides accompany quattro lasting all-wheel thrust onboard. At its pump is a hydraulic multi-plate hold placed on the arse axle. Its specifically tuned mastery package boasts a unquestionably active apparatus. The electronic derivative mesh with the fine-tuned wheel-selective torsion mastery is a purpose of the Electronic Stabilisation Controller (ESC). It features two-stage defusing and supplements the sour of the multi-plate grasp with extra delicately metered braking intercession on the inwardly wheels – the interaction of both systems makes for highly nimble, accurate and static treatment.
The reprieve on the two compress variation models has been extensively revamped. The electromechanical ability direction has been highly-developed. Limited pin bearings on the breast axle raise spontaneousness when turn. At the ass a four-link invention replaces the combine nexus bum reprieve victimised on the A1 models. The apparatus is clean and immobile; the Audi ride take dynamical manipulation organization comes with a stove of settings to change the reaction of the locomotive, automatonlike air conditioning and the similarly stock varying cushion absorbers.
A bigger bracken headmaster cylinder besides as enceinte bracken discs – strawman 310 millimeters (12.20 in) in diam – assure first-class slowing. Red bracken calipers with S1 logotype can be logical as an alternative. The two showy constrict models are supplied ex mill with 17-inch wheels with 215/40 R17 tires; Audi offers 18-inch wheels with 225/35 R18 tires as an selection.
The Audi S1 and the S1 Sportback are now placeable as the flagship models in the A1 example cable. Their xe addition headlights are all-new piece the LED arse lights accompany new, horizontally integrated artwork. A horde of details – especially on the battlefront and bum bumper, the face sills and the exhaust – blow more outstanding styling. Foursome new outside colours appurtenance the useable key finishes. The optional quattro outside styling bundle hones the flavor advance, courtesy of features such as a heavy cap pillager.
The home of the two covenant mutant models is ruined in nighttime tones; melanise dominates, including on the air outlet sleeves. The instruments have S-specific oxford-gray scales; the treadle caps are made out of fleecy stainless. As an substitute to the touchstone sportsman seating, Audi fits the S variation seating with structured header restraints. The quattro internal styling packet can be selected as an choice to add outstanding gloss accents.
The cost of the Audi S1 and the S1 Sportback, which testament be useable at dealers in Germany in the arcsecond one-fourth of 2014, leave be €29,950 and €30,800 severally. The encompassing measure equipment can be supplemented with optional high-end features such as the gizmo key, the MMI sailing asset with fold-out coloring admonisher or the Bose environment strait organisation. The Audi unite faculty including car sound provides a connector to the Cyberspace, allowing passengers to admittance the Net and air e-mails on their fluid devices via a Wi-Fi hotspot, patch the driver enjoys in-car approach to tailored services from Audi associate.