2018 audi a4 Model Overview
- Solid handling
- Powerful engine choices
- Available as a practical Allroad wagon
New for 2018
For the 2018 model year, changes for the Audi A4 include new alloy wheel options and the Black Optics package, which adds red brake calipers as well as gloss black side sills, rear spoiler, and side mirror covers. The base Premium trim gets heated front seats as standard while the Premium Plus grade gets additional active safety features such as active lane keeping assist, adaptive cruise control with stop and go function, traffic sign recognition, and high beam assist.
Slotting above the smaller A3, the 2018 Audi A4 is a compact luxury sedan that’s available in front- or all-wheel-drive configurations. In addition to the sedan body style, the A4 is also available as a raised wagon called the Allroad. At the top of the range is the high-performance S4.
The 2018 A4 offers three engine options, from the front-drive A4 Ultra to the all-wheel-drive A4 Quattro and Allroad, and the sporty all-wheel-drive S4.
Model: A4 Ultra
Engine and Transmission: 2.0-liter turbo-four – seven-speed dual-clutch automatic
Power: 190 hp/236 lb-ft of torque
EPA-Rated Fuel Economy: 27/37 mpg city/highway
Model: A4 Quattro, A4 Allroad
Engine and Transmission: 2.0-liter turbo-four – seven-speed dual-clutch automatic or six-speed manual
Power: 252 hp/273 lb-ft
EPA-Rated Fuel Economy: 24/34 mpg( A4 Quattro automatic); 24/33 mpg (A4 Quattro, manual), 22/30 mpg (A4 allroad)
Engine and Transmission: 3.0-liter turbo V-6 – eight-speed automatic
Power: 354 hp/369 lb-ft
EPA-Rated Fuel Economy: 21/30 mpg
Standard features include HID headlights, tri-zone climate control, , Android Auto and Apple CarPlay integration, heated front seats, 40/20/40 split-folding rear seats, a rearview camera, a 7.0-inch screen, leather upholstery, and Bluetooth connectivity. Options include Audi’s MMI interface with navigation, an 8.3-inch screen, the Virtual Cockpit digital instrument cluster, a Bang & Olufsen premium audio system, keyless entry/start, full LED headlights, ventilated front seats, heated rear seats, a power tailgate for the A4 allroad, sport seats, a head-up display, and alloy wheels up to 19 inches in diameter. The A4 and S4 sedans offer 13 cubic feet of cargo space.
For more cargo carrying capability, the A4 Allroad has 24.2 cubic feet behind the second row and 58.5 cubic feet behind the front seats.