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Audi A5 Cabriolet, Audi S5 Cabriolet: US data

Audi A5 Cabriolet, Audi S5 Cabriolet
Here’s an overview of what to expect when the Audi A5 Cabriolet and Audi S5 Cabriolet will arrive in the US.

#The A5 product line is now expanded to include Cabriolet models with three powerful and fuel-efficient powertrains (2.0 TFSI 4 cylinder, 3.2 FSI V6, 3.0 TFSI V6 with supercharged technology).
# A5 Cabriolet features ground-breaking soft top technology for elegant styling, superior room and storage space, and superb driving dynamics.
# Unique 50/50 split rear folding seats allows maximum storage flexibility
# Audi Drive Select (adjustable engine/throttle mapping, suspension damping, and dynamic steering) is a benchmark in the segment and industry.
# New optional quattroSport rear differential enhances agility.
# USA market launch for A5/S5 Cabriolet is Fall 2009, as 2010 model year.
# A5/S5 Cabriolet replaces the A4/S4 Cabriolet.

# The following power train configurations are offered in USA:
# A5 Cabriolet 2.0 TFSI specifications
FSI direct injection with turbocharging
Audi Valvelift System
211 hp – 258 lb-ft torque
quattro® all-wheel drive (standard with 40/60 rear biased torque split) or FrontTrak front-wheel drive
Tiptronic 6 speed automatic transmission for quattro model or Multitronic continuously variable transmission for the FrontTrak model
Top speed 130 mph
# A5 Cabriolet 3.2 FSI V6 specifications:
FSI direct injection
Audi Valvelift System
265 hp – 243 lb-ft torque
quattro all-wheel drive with 40/60 rear torque bias
Tiptronic 6 speed automatic transmission
Top speed 130 mph
# S5 Cabriolet 3.0 TFSI supercharged V6 specifications:
S5 Coupe manual and 6-speed Tiptronic 354 hp / 325 lb-ft V8 continue for another year through the end of model year 2010; 2011 S5 Coupe will have 3.0 TFSI supercharger with 333 hp / 325 lb-ft, and manual and 7-speed S tronic transmissions.
FSI direct injection with intercooled supercharger
333hp – 325 lb-ft
quattro® all-wheel drive with 40/60 rear torque bias
S tronic 7 speed double-clutch automatic transmission
Top speed 155 mph
# Latest generation of quattro® all-wheel drive is employed, with asymmetric rear-biased torque split (40% front / 60% rear under nominal conditions).
# S5 Cabriolet only: New available quattroSport rear differential dynamically varies torque between the rear wheels.
# Fuel economy is significantly improved over A4 Cabriolet .

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Source: AudiWorld