Audi Malaysia’s answer to compact luxury saloons like the BMW 3 Series, Lexus IS, Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Infiniti Q50 and Volvo S60 is the 2017 Audi A4. It will be sold in three guises - 1.4 TFSI, 2.0 TFSI, and 2.0 TFSI quattro.
Powering the entry level A4 will be a 1.4-litre turbocharged petrol four-pot, which will output 150hp and 250Nm of torque. 0-100km/h sprint and top speed figures stand at 8.5 seconds and 210km/h respectively.
The FWD A4 2.0 TFSI has its four-cylinder turbocharged engine tuned to produce outputs of 190hp and 320Nm, enabling it complete the century sprint in 7.3 seconds and attain a rated fuel consumption of 5.0 litres/100km; CO2 is rated at 114 g/km.
At the other end of the spectrum comes the new 2.0 TFSI quattro flagship variant offering an uprated engine tune liberating 252hp and 370Nm to power all four wheels. Capped to an electronically-limited top speed of 250 km/h, the A4 quattro is able to complete the century dash in 5.9 seconds whilst achieving rated consumption and emission numbers of 5.9 litres/100km and 136 g/km respectively.
OTR prices (excluding insurance) of the 2018 Audi A4 in Malaysia are as follows:
- 1.4 TFSI: RM218,900
- 2.0 TFSI: RM248,900
- 2.0 TFSI quattro: RM314,900