The second generation RS 5 coupe is here and it’s been unveiled in a viridescent way. Unveiled in a glorious green finish, the new 2018 Audi RS 5 coupe comes with a new 2.9-liter V6 biturbo engine that’s mated to an eight-speed Tiptronic transmission. Combined, this system delivers 444 horsepower and 44s lb-ft of torque for an exciting drive. How exciting? The new RS 5 can sprint from 0 to 60 mph in 3.6 seconds, 0.8 seconds quicker than the previous generation. It also has a top speed of 155 mph, which can be increased to 174 with the Dynamic plus package. As for the design, the look of the new RS 5 coupe drew inspiration from the “distinctive racing details of the Audi 90 quattro IMSA GTO,” according to Audi. The 2018 Audi RS 5 coupe is currently on sale with an MSRP of $69,900.
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