Audi S5 Coupe Owner’s Guide

For drivers that need (a lot) more power and speed than the A5 Coupe can provide, Audi gives you the S5 Coupe model. It may look a lot like the A5 Coupe, but it’s a sizeable step up in the performance department without getting into the uber luxury vehicle territory of the RS 5 Coupe.

Read on to get a better idea of what you’ll enjoy when you drive an Audi S5 Coupe in Austin.

The Audi S5 Coupe Model Essentials

The Audi S5 Coupe model was designed inside and out to embody sportiness. It’s sleek and sculpted with a low stance that tells every other driver on the road “I go fast.” Even the rear turn signals are dynamic, which tells you just about everything you need to know about this model.


Not only does the Audi S5 Coupe model come with the suped up 3.0-liter TFSI® twin-scroll turbocharged DOHC V6 engine, it also has plenty of upgraded features that come standard. These features make every ride safer and smoother as you’re cruising to the coast, downtown or through the Hill Country. Sure you’ll get a few less miles per gallon, but that’s probably not what’s on the minds of drivers that are interested in the Audi S5 Coupe.

The top performance features of the Audi S5 Coupe include:

  • Up to 354 horsepower
  • 0-to-60 in 4.4 seconds
  • Up to 369 lb-ft torque
  • Up to 24 MPG combined
  • Top track speed of 155 MPH
  • 8-speed Tiptronic automatic transmission
  • Quattro® all-wheel drive
  • 24-valve DOHC with Audi valvelift system
  • Audi side assist
  • Audi pre sense® rear with Rear cross traffic assist
  • Vehicle exit assist
  • Parking system plus with top view camera (Prestige model)
  • 5-link front and rear suspension
  • Cruise control with three settings
  • Audi pre sense basic
  • Audi pre sense city
  • Audi drive select with 4 modes
  • Automatic windshield wipers and lights
  • Quad exhaust outlets
  • Electromechanical power steering
  • Torque-vectoring sport rear differential

Audi S5 Coupe Pricing

There are currently two Audi S5 Coupe trims. They both have the 3.0 TFSI® engine, but the Prestige has a few upgrades and extras. The starting prices are:

S5 Coupe Premium Plus – $54,600

S5 Coupe Premium Prestige – $59,000

Tech Features

The interior of the Audi S5 Coupe was just redesigned to add even more luxury and technological integration. The wraparound dash is loaded with features that are available with a touch of a button.

Some of the tech features in the latest Audi AS Coupe model include:

  • Audi smartphone interface
  • Audi virtual cockpit (Prestige model)
  • Heads up display with navigation (optional/Prestige model)
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Audi connect® CARE assistance
  • Voice control system
  • Dual SDXC card slots
  • Audi music interface with 2 USB ports
  • Bluetooth streaming and wireless connectivity
  • Audi advanced key system
  • Customizable interior lighting package plus
  • 12-way S sport-contoured front seats with pneumatic side bolsters and massage function
  • MMI® navigation plus
  • MMI® navigation plus with MMI® touch with handwriting-recognition technology (Prestige model)
  • Hands-free trunk release
  • Audi sound system with 10 speakers
  • Bang & Olufsen® sound system with 3D sound and 19 speakers (Prestige model)

Common Audi S5 Coupe Maintenance in Austin

Audi’s engineers deliver a fantastic engine in the S5 Coupe, but it’s up to the owner to keep it working in perfect condition. The recommended maintenance schedule starts at 5,000 miles and covers 15 services along the way to the 145,000-mile mark.

Regular Audi S5 Coupe maintenance needs include:

  • Safety inspections
  • Oil changes
  • Oil filter changes
  • Tire rotation
  • Wheel alignment

Why settle for the standard maintenance routine when German Auto Center’s techs can create a custom maintenance schedule? We work with you to create a maintenance schedule based on your driving habits, local conditions and personal preferences. Call us today to learn more.

Audi S5 Coupe Repair in Austin

The Audi S5 models are known to be relatively reliable cars. But like all vehicles, some drivers have experienced issues that require a trip to the repair shop. There are a few known problems that require Audi S5 Coupe repairs in Austin. They include:

  • Water pump replacement
  • Head gasket replacement
  • Engines carbon buildup
  • Worn EVAP system purge valve

Over the last 10 years, Audi S5 Coupe models have only been involved in three recalls. Two were for interior issues (driver airbag and seat belt pretensioners) and one related to the engine because of a potential fuel leak.

German Auto Center is an Audi specialist that’s been operating in the Austin area since 1965. We provide expert Audi S5 Coupe service in Austin that’s on par with the dealerships for a more competitive price. Give us a call today to tell us more about your Audi S5 Coupe maintenance, repair and upgrade needs.