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Assembly Location

Neckersulm, Germany

’08 Price Range

$40,675

’07 Price Range

Body Styles

"3.2," "4.2" 2-door coupe

Drive Configuration

Front, All-wheel

Engines

3.2L V-6; 4.2L V-8

Transmissions

M-6, A-6

What’s New for ’08

  • Based on the A-5, the S5 utilizes a chassis architecture that moves the engine closer to the center of the vehicle, optimizing weight distribution for improved handling.
  • It is powered by a 3.2L V-6 or 4.2L V-8 that deliver power through a 6-speed manual or Tiptronic automatic transmission to an upgraded all-wheel-drive system tuned for increased performance.
  • The 5-link front suspension has been retuned to provide upgraded handling compared with the A-5 on which it is based.
  • A keyless entry and ignition system is standard, while a 14-speaker, 505-watt Bang & Olufsen audio system is optional.

Related Information

All 2008 U.S. Models

2008 U.S. Model Specifications