Medium-Sized Luxury Saloons under R550,000

2017 Audi A4 2.0T FSI S-Tronic (B9) 2017 Lexus IS200T EX 2017 Mercedes-Benz C200 (A) 2017 VW Passat 2.0TDI Luxury (DSG) 2017 Volvo S60 D4 Momentum Geartronic

2017 Audi A4 2.0T FSI S-Tronic (B9)

2-Litre 4-cylinder 16-valve Turbo Petrol|4.9-litres/100km|R 401 600.00

Year: 2017

Recommended Retail Price:
R 536 500.00

Price as Tested: R 401 600.00

Maintenance Plan: 5-year/100 000Km

Service Intervals: 15 000Km

Original Value Retained Since Registration: 79.62%

Overview

  • Model: 2017 Audi A4 2.0T FSI S-Tronic (B9)
  • New Vehicle Price: R 536 500.00
  • Pre-Owned Retail Price: R 401 600.00
  • Percentage of value retained after 2 years: 79.62%
  • Warranty: 1-Year/Unlimited Mileage
  • Maintenance Plan: 5-year/100 000Km
  • Service Intervals: 15 000Km

Classy, attractive and very technologically savvy, the Audi A4 now more than ever offers a real threat of taking market share away from regular BMW 3-series and Mercedes-Benz C-Class buyers. It seems that Audi has really looked into the wants and needs of customers and tweaked the A4 accordingly, to what is now an extremely good all-round package in this category. The interior design is attractive, yet minimalistic in appearance and you get a host of luxury features and tech to play with as well. Ride quality offers a good compromise between comfort and surefooted handling, while the 2-litre turbocharged engine delivers good performance combined with frugal fuel economy.

Car Specifications

  • Engine: 2-Litre 4-cylinder 16-valve Turbo Petrol
  • Power and Torque: 140kW/320Nm
  • 0-100km/h: 7.3-seconds
  • Drivetrain: FWD/7-Speed Automated Dual-Clutch
  • Fuel Consumption (combined): 4.9-litres/100km
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 54-litres
  • Tare Mass: 1 405kg
  • Boot Capacity (seats up): 480-litres
  • Boot Capacity (seats folded down): 965-litres
  • Wheels and Tyres: 225/50R17 (Alloys)
  • Spare Wheel: Space saver

Standard Features

  • Dual Zone Climate Control air-conditioning
  • Central Locking
  • Multi-function steering wheel
  • On-Board trip computer
  • Multi-media infotainment system
  • Voice Control
  • Power steering
  • Cruise Control
  • Bluetooth phone connectivity
  • Isofix rear seats
  • USB and Aux ports
  • 17-inch alloy wheels
  • Stop/Start
  • Electric windows
  • CD-Player
  • 12V Connector
  • Front and rear fog lights
  • Electronic parking brake
  • Driving Modes
  • Daytime driving lights
  • Auto headlights on
  • Stop/Start
  • Rain Sensor
  • Tyre Pressure Monitor

Safety Features

  • ABS Braking: Yes
  • EBD: Yes
  • Brake Assist: Yes
  • Traction Control: Yes
  • Stability Control: Yes
  • Airbags: Front and side (6)

Pro's & Con's

Pro's

  • Extremely well-balanced package
  • Well equipped
  • Good performance
  • Very good fuel economy for a petrol saloon

Con's

  • Standard features trumped by some rivals in this category
  • Not as big a status symbol as some of its rivals
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