The Audi A4 Avant.Consistently efficient.

Vorsprung durch Technik is the claim to which the Audi brand is committed. Not only where sportiness is concerned, but in terms of future-oriented mobility as well. Audi consistently implements various efficiency measures in an overall concept. As a developer of numerous innovations, Audi has had a long-lasting effect on the automotive industry.

  • Start-Stop-system
  • Start-Stop-system

    The start-stop system helps to reduce fuel consumption and CO2 emissions by switching the engine off when the vehicle is at a standstill. If the driver stops the vehicle at the traffic lights, for example, the system switches the engine off. The starting process is initiated as soon as the driver presses the clutch or releases the foot brake for the vehicle to move off again.
  • Recuperation
  • Recuperation

    Increasing the generator voltage converts kinetic energy into usable electrical energy when the vehicle is coasting or braking. This energy is used to assist the generator during subsequent acceleration, saving up to 3 % fuel.
  • Audi drive select efficiency mode
  • Audi drive select efficiency mode

    The Audi drive selectAudi drive selectMastery of driving dynamics: Audi drive select integrates the technical components that determine the quality of the driving experience.Audi drive select efficiency mode improves consumption values and is characterised by the consumption – optimised application of the combustion engine and transmission shift programme. This encourages a more balanced driving style.

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Further information on this topic is available in the Audi efficiency brochure.

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