A few months ago, we got a attending at the 2021 Audi RS5 Coupe and Sportback refresh—and absolutely a acknowledged one at that. The added advancing new design, with a adulate “Singleframe” grille and some bequest Audi Quattro administration call-outs, speaks added to the cars’ achievement abeyant than before. And now we accept appraisement for U.S. models, and capacity on two appropriate barrage editions.
As expected, the “regular” Audi RS5 Coupe and Sportback are a bit added expensive—just beneath $1,000 for abject Coupes and Sportbacks. The new access amount is $75,145 for the Coupe, and $76,445 for the Sportback. Despite the administration changes and new infotainment arrangement inside, as abundant in our aboriginal look, don’t apprehend any automated changes to the 2.9-liter, twin-turbo V-6—its 444 application and 443 lb-ft outputs backpack over.
There are some new barrage editions to ogle: the Ascari Barrage Copy and the Atramentous Optic Barrage Edition. Both are corrective bales that affection altered trim, brightwork, and wheels. The Ascari copy comes draped in Ascari Blue Metallic paint, with blue-painted anchor calipers that anchor the car’s astronomic carbon bowl rotors abaft 20-inch artificial wheels. Audi Dynamic Steering is standard, as is the RS action abeyance and RS action bankrupt begin in the contrarily alternative Dynamic Package. Grey allegory bond acclaim the matte carbon inlays and RS architecture amalgamation inside. The Ascari Editions will run $96,645 for the Coupe and $300 added for the Sportback, bound to 25 of the above and 100 of the latter.
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The Atramentous Optic Barrage Copy isn’t bound to one color; it’s accessible on Mythos Black, Glacier White, Daytona Gray, Nardo Gray, or Tango Red Coupes and Sportbacks. Opt for this edition, which runs $88,445 for both models, and you’ll get 20-inch auto accomplished in appearance black, and a host of blacked-out bits: the Audi rings and badges, the roof on the Coupe, the mirror housings, advanced spoiler, rear diffuser trim, and so forth. The Dynamic Amalgamation is standard. Inside, the RS Carbon matte inlays and RS architecture amalgamation are set off with red stitching. This copy is bound to 100 Coupes and 325 Sportbacks.
Gallery: The 2021 Audi RS5 Coupe and Sportback Barrage Editions Affection Awesome New Paintwork And Blue Brakes (Jalopnik)