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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 13 18 N/A $207,895
2-Door Volante 13 18 N/A $222,895
2-Door Coupe Manual quattro 2.0T Premium
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Invoice Price
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$34,504
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$207,895
$37,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$3465 / month
$618 / month
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TCC's Bottom Line Both the Audi A5 Coupe and its Cabriolet convertible sibling are striking designs that offer comfortable, easy-to-drive capacity for two people--and four in a pinch
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 13 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 18 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
Number of Passenger Doors 2 -
EPA Classification Minicompact Cars Subcompact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) - TBD - 41.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 78.0 84.0
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) - TBD - 31.7
Front Head Room (in) - TBD - 37.9
Passenger Capacity 4 4
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) - TBD - 54.3
Second Head Room (in) - TBD - 36.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) - TBD - 52.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) - TBD - 62.1
Wheelbase (in) 107.9 108.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 75.0 73.0
Track Width, Front (in) - TBD - 62.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 185.8 182.1
Height, Overall (in) 50.4 54.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 5.0 12.4
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.2 x - TBD - 11.8 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 15.7 x - TBD - 12.6 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1 16.9
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 16.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.7 37.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P295/30R20 P245/40R18
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P245/35R20 P245/40R18
Spare Tire Size NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3836 3583
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 20 x 11 18 x 8.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 20 x 8.5 18 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas V12 Turbocharged Gas I4
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 420 @ 5700 258 @ 1500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 5.9L/362 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 490 @ 6500 211 @ 4300
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 13 21
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 15 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 18 31
Transmission
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.33
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 2.05
Trans Order Code NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.46 3.69
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/Manual Shift Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 0.69
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
First Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.78
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 1.32
Trans Type 6 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD - 0.81
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Aston Martin Virage Audi A5
Body Style Coupe Coupe
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone 5-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Double Wishbone Trapezoidal-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 12.2 7.5
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 1 6
 
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