Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Audi A4

Audi A4
Audi A4 is a compact executive car produced by German car manufacturer Audi AG since the end of 1994. Early-generation A4 had four previous generations of the Audi 80. And like its predecessor 80 Audi, Audi A4 layout consists of longitudinally oriented engine at the front, with a transaxle-type transmission mounted directly to the rear of the engine, once again, oriented longitudinally. Drive output is sent to one of the front wheels, or on some models, using the trademark 'quattro Audis' permanent four-wheel drive system through the central Torsen differential.

Since the beginning, the Audi A4 has been available in four generations, according to B 'series Volkswagen Group' car platform. internal numbering convention Audi A4 therefore treated as a logical continuation of the lineage of the Audi 80, then designated as a series early A4-B5, B6 and next followed by B7, and B8 today.

From the style of the main body, it (and has always) is available as a saloon / sedan variant, and the "Avant", which is Audi's name for estate / wagon. The second generation (B6) and third (B7) A4 also has a version of the car, but the car was not retained for the current fourth-generation (B8), Audi now has a version of the Audi A5 coupe car related and S5 - and also the smaller the Audi A3 .

In addition, higher performance version of direct contact with A4 including the Audi S4, and the limited availability of quattro GmbH, developed a very high-performance Audi RS4.