2017 Audi A4 Video, First Look

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

Officially unveiled in June, the 2017 Audi A4 made its first public appearance in Frankfurt this week.

It make look similar to the previous-generation A4, but every single body panel on the 2017 Audi A4 is new, according to Audi. Up front, there’s a sharp new design language, headlights and grille that are finding their way across other models in the German automaker’s lineup. The sedan grows a tad and weighs up to 264 pounds less than its predecessor, helping enhance fuel economy and performance.

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There’s a new digital gauge cluster on the inside along with a completely new interior and plenty of new technologies. The 2017 Audi A4 will come standard with a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine with 252 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque, while a diesel will be offered for the first time in the U.S. in the form of a 2.0-liter turbo-diesel engine with 190 hp and 236 lb-ft of torque.

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at AutoGuide.com saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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