Audi S4 is a high performance sport version of the Audi A4, available as saloon, estate and cabriolet. The name S4 was originally given to the sport version of the Audi 100. Audi introduced the S4 in 1991 as the performance version of the re-styled Audi 100 saloon, offering above average acceleration and performance and a sportier image. Audi dropped the 100 name and rebadged it as an Audi A6 in 1994. The second generation Audi S4 debuted in 1997 offering 62 mph in 5.6 secs, developing its reputation as one of the best performing saloons in the world. It became available in three body styles for the 2004 model year with a more muscular shape plus a powerful V8 engine. Latest models, including saloon, estate (avant) and cabriolet and featuring quattro permanent four-wheel-drive, confirm the Audi S4 as an impressive vehicle with a formidable reputation.
Audi S4 features muscular body styling, 18inch alloy wheels and V8 badging plus a powerful 4.2-litre 344PS V8 engine, capable of 0-62mph in 5.8 seconds. Stylish leather Recaro Sports seats, quattro permanent four-wheel-drive are all there to ensure maximum comfort. Other features such as the interior storage pack, Drivers Information System and through-load facility plus full electric windows and power-assisted steering are also at hand to ensure your drive is a memorable one.
Standard on the sporty Audi S4 is the quattro permanent four-wheel-drive. Quattro provides four permanently-driven wheels for better acceleration and road-handling. On quattro models, drive power is continuously distributed between front / rear axles depending on weather conditions, road surface and slope. Audi S4 technology also features a sporty 6-speed tiptronic transmission system, a form of automatic transmission which converts high-torque engine power into both sports performance and operating convenience. It operates with crisp, quick gear changes, reduced weight and an optimised gearshift. Quicker gear changes are particular effective when down-shifting or cornering.
Audi S4 special features include 3-spoke S Sports part-perforated leather steering wheel, 8J x 18 S design alloy wheels with 235/40 R18 Y tyres, 4 visible chrome exhaust pipes and aluminium door-mirror housings and window-trims framing the exterior side windows. Also includes a concert radio with single front-loading CD with MP3 file compatibility. Other comfort features include electrically operated door mirrors, Drivers Information System (DIS), electric rear windows, headlight washer system, interior lighting package and Recaro Sports seats with electric adjustments. Also comes with S4 Sports suspension, Scuff plates in aluminium with S badge, split-folding rear seat, storage pack, through-load facility, V8 badge on front wing and Xenon Plus headlights.
The Audi S4 Cabriolet is an exceptional pick from the recent S4 line up.
A powerful car with 344PS 4.2 V8 engine it also combines classic Cabriolet looks. The line up of sporty features includes 18inch alloy wheels, Sports suspension and sat nav system. There is an electric soft-top with sound insulating acoustic hood for reduction of road-noise. Standard 9 loudspeakers, 180- Watt sound system and 6-CD auto-changer are also included as are a colour Drivers Information System (DIS) and polished aluminium exterior-mirror housings with powered and heated exterior mirrors. 4 visible chrome exhaust pipes some of the other special benefits which add to the feeling of luxury. Other features of the Audi S4 Cabriolet include 8J x 18 S design alloy wheels with 235/40 R18 Y tyres and quattro permanent four-wheel-drive. Seats consist of Alcantara/Pearl Nappa leather upholstery. The front Sports seats come with electric adjustment for height, forwards and backwards, backrest and lumbar support position. Also on the inside is a carbon fibre dashboard, door-capping inlays, interior lighting package and leather-trimmed 3-spoke Sports multifunction steering wheel with S badge. Xenon Plus headlights come with daytime-running lights and headlight washers along with heated windscreen washers.