Audi is part of the holy trinity of German luxury automakers. They are constantly competing and scrapping with BMW and Mercedes-Benz for the market share. This competition has resulted in all three companies having to raise their game when it comes to designing vehicles.
The Audi 2017 lineup is arguably their best ever and it’s exciting to see where things will go from here!
Audi A3 - $32,200+ - 33.0 mpg - 4.1/5.0
The A3 provides Audi technology in a small entry level luxury car. The A3 has a large amount of technological options available that ensure even the biggest techie is getting everything they want in a car.
Audi A4 - $35,900+ - 34.0 mpg - 4.6/5.0
The A4 adds some zing to the Audi lineup. Which is sort of surprising. It’s a quiet and refined vehicle on the outside, but gets fun once you’re behind the wheel. Some engineers like to style softly and carry a big engine stick!
Audi A5- $43,800+ - 34.0 mpg - 4.9/5.0
The A5 is a beautiful vehicle. In addition to providing you with Audi’s reliability and performance, the safety is incredible. The A5 features automatic emergency braking. While this feature is becoming more common, it’s still rare on a vehicle in this price range.
Audi A6 - $48,550+ - 29.0 mpg - 4.4/5.0
The A6 provides an elegant offering from Audi. Some cars drive. The A6 glides. The 333 horsepower V-6 allows it almost effortless flow over the roads like it’s floating on an air hockey table.
Audi A7 - $69.750+ - 30.0 mpg - 4.6/5.0
The A7 is the current Audi luxury fastback option. While fastbacks were frowned upon for so many years, people have realized the convenience of the semi-hatch is great. The A7 features exemplary suspension and braking systems. When you turn into a corner, you know you’re coming out the other side in an A7.
Audi A8 - $83,450+ - 29.0 mpg - 4.4/5.0
The Audi A8 takes everything Audi knows about making a luxury car, and sculpts it into their masterpiece.The A8 naturally has a full all-wheel drive system. The A8 has put BMW and Mercedes-Benz on notice.
Audi R8 - $164,000+ - 22.0 mpg - 4.8/5.0
The R8 is Audi’s ultimate sports car. It’s everything you could want in a sports car. It’s fast. It handles like a dream. It’s a work of art. The R8 is a breathtaking way to peak the Audi lineup.
Audi Q3 - $33,900+ - 28.0 mpg - 3.8/5.0
The Q3 shows off Audi’s ability to put quality in a smaller package. The Q3 is their smallest utility vehicle and provides a smooth ride and tons of features. It may not be as fast as the competition, but it doesn’t need to be!
Audi Q5 - $42,500+ - 24.0 mpg - 4.1/5.0
If you need more size than the Q3 has to offer, the Q5 steps up to provide. While the Q3’s engine is a bit quiet, the Q5’s shouts out to the world that it wants to be driven quickly! The 354 horsepower turbo V6 is a firecracker.
Audi Q7 - $50,000+ - 25.0 mpg - 4.9/5.0
Vehicles of this size usually mean fitting lots of people into a luxurious cabin. The Q7 does give you all of that. However it also gives you a large amount of fun. It corners well and has enough power to make you feel like you’re driving a performance sports car instead.
Audi TT/TTS - $44,500+ - 27.0 mpg - 4.6/5.0
The Audi TT was introduced to be a fun coupe/convertible to drive on a beautiful and warm summers day. The TT has stayed a relatively inexpensive fun little 2 door that is a great vehicle that gives you effortless power and drivability.
Audi S3 - $43,900+ - 28.0 mpg - 4.2/5.0
While the BMW’s out there may think that M class cars are the epitome of sports luxury, the Audi S brands strongly disagree. The S3 manages a 0-60 time of only 4.6 seconds. For an entry level sports sedan, that’s absolutely flying.
Audi S4 - $52,400+ - 30.0 mpg - 3.8/5.0
The S4 allows for great speed on a budget. It shows off some sleek looks and combines it with performance to match. A turbocharged V6 provides the muscle to this sophisticated monster of a car.
Audi S5 - $55,600+ - 30.0 mpg - 4.4/5.0
Not everyone wants 4 doors on their luxury vehicle. The S5 convertible in particular provides a powerful yet sleek luxury experience that is difficult to duplicate without spending double the price.
Audi S6- $71,900+ - 27.0 mpg - 4.3/5.0
The A6 is a great vehicle. The S6 takes those wonderful features and provides a level of performance to match! The adaptive air suspension means that the car is able to put every ounce of horsepower to use!
Audi S7- $80,900+ - 28.0 mpg - 4.3/5.0
The Audi S7 makes use of a twin turbo V8 to offer up an engine giving 450 horsepower. The speed increase over the A7 is significant and it’s a fantastic feeling to drive one. The S7 has all the luxury refinements you could ever want in a car.
2017 Audi Models
Audi S8 - $116,900+ - 25.0 mpg - 5.0/5.0
Do cars need 605 horsepower? No. Does it make them even better? Of course it does! People who glance at the S8 have no idea what it is capable of. Porsche performance combined with Audi luxury is certainly a great way to drive.