Audi A5 Cabriolet 35 TFSI Sport 2dr S Tronic Review

Category: Convertible

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
2 doors
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RRP £44,010What Car? Target Price£41,659
Review

The Audi A5 Cabriolet is one of the quietest and classiest four-seater drop-tops in its price range, with certainly the finest finished interior. That interior isn’t as user-friendly as the BMW 4 Series Convertible's, though, plus the 4 Series is similarly comfortable and more enjoyable to drive.

Even entry-level Sport trim comes with LED headlights, a 10.1in infotainment screen with a DAB radio and sat-nav, three-zone climate control and front and rear parking sensors with a reversing camera.

We're yet to try this 148bhp petrol engine in the A5 Cabriolet, but in the A5 Sportback it needs to be worked quite hard to build speed in a hurry. We suspect it’ll be worse in the heavier Cabriolet because 0-62mph takes a ponderous 9.8sec.


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Key information

Doors2
Seats4
0-62 MPH9.8 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxSEMI-AUTO

Available colours

MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

40.4

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

370

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

159

g/km

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