The 2017 Audi A4 35 TDI has been launched in India, priced from Rs. 40.20 lakhs.
Audi had launched the new generation A4 in India in 2016 and the sedan was initially offered with only a 1.4-litre TFSI petrol engine. The Ingolstadt-based automaker has now launched the A4 35 TDI in India and it is priced from Rs. 40.20 lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi). The Audi A4 diesel gets a 2.0-litre TDI engine.
The oil-burner produces 190 HP of power and 400 Nm of torque. 0-100 km/hr comes up in 7.7 seconds while top speed is rated at 237 km/hr. The A4 35 TDI has an ARAI-claimed fuel efficiency of 18.25 km/l. The engine is mated to a 7-speed S-Tronic transmission and power is sent to the front wheels.
No changes have been made to the exteriors and interiors of the vehicle. It comes loaded with equipment like LED interior lighting, three-zone automatic AC, Audi Virtual Cockpit, MMI infotainment system, steering-wheel with phone/audio controls and paddle-shifters, Audi Sound System with 10 speakers, Audi Parking Aid Plus, 8 airbags and ABS with EBD & traction control.
Compared to the older A4, the new model is 120 kgs lighter and gets newly developed combustion methods. It gets a 7% improvement in power as well as fuel efficiency. The Audi A4 35 TDI competes with the Mercedes C220/C250 CDI, BMW 320d and Volvo S60.
2017 Aud A4 35 TDI
– The 2.0-litre TDI engine produces 190 HP and 400 horses
– The engine is mated to a 7-speed S-Tronic transmission
– It is priced from Rs. 40.20 lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi)