To celebrate the strong performance in 2021, Audi India has launched a new variant of the A4 sedan, priced at Rs 39.99 lakh (ex-showroom). It's named Premium and sits below the existing Premium Plus and Technology variants, making it the new entry point for the A4 lineup. It’s also second only to the Q2, in terms of pricing. Compared to the higher models mentioned, the A4 Premium variant loses features like three-zone climate control, two airbags (Premium Plus), driver's seat memory function, parking assist, and a few others. The Audi A4 competes with the BMW 3 Series, Mercedes-Benz C-Class and Volvo S60 in India.
Commenting on the introduction, Balbir Singh Dhillon, President of Audi India, said that since its launch in January, the Audi A4 has received a great response, as this is a car that has historically been a great seller for the brand. Today we are pleased to introduce a new type of Audi A4 Premium to celebrate our brand's success in 2021. This is a time to celebrate and we couldn't be happier as we were able to offer our customers a choice of three versions. levels to choose from. I'm sure this will bring more customers to the growing Audi family. "
However, it comes loaded with LED headlights with signature daytime running lights, sunroof, six airbags, monochrome ambient lighting, cruise control with speed limiter, power-adjustable, auto-folding, heated, anti-glare exterior mirrors, 10-inch touch work infotainment system, electronically adjustable front seats and more.
Aside from this, the fifth-generation A4 comes with five exterior paint job options and two interior ones. It is powered solely by a 2.0-liter TFSI four-cylinder petrol engine that produces 190 horsepower and 320 Nm of torque. It is mated to a seven-speed DSG gearbox. Just for reference, the Premium Plus variant is priced at Rs 43.69 lakh (ex-showroom), while the Technology variant retails at 47.61 lakh (ex-showroom).