The 2008 Audi S5 is an all-new 2-door 4-passenger sport coupe from the famed German automaker. The V-8 equipped S5 blends stunning design with ample power, hurtling this veritable rolling work of art forward.
That power comes from a 354 horsepower 4.2 liter V8, mated to Audi's Quattro all wheel drive via a standard 6-speed manual gearbox. Also available is a 6-speed TipTronic automatic transmission.
Fuel consumption is listed at 14 miles per gallon city, 21 highway.
The S5 boasts some eye-grabbing features that set it apart from the A5, its V6 powered stablemate... Quad-tipped, split dual exhaust, red leather seats, and red "S" badging are design cues that hint at the Audi S5's performance luxury coupe DNA.
Base MSRP for the 2008 Audi S5 is $50,500. Fully loaded, the price can reach $60,000. The S5 comes with a 4-year, 50,000-mile power train warranty
With muscular good looks and the power to back it up, the all-new 2008 Audi S5 has positioned itself among the elite of the world's performance-luxury coupes.