The S4 is back, and Audi is making her a veritable road warrior. A redesigned 3.0-liter TFSI® V6 engine, boasting increases over the previous iteration in horsepower, to 354, in torque, to 369 lb-ft, and peak output ascent time – a crushing 0-60 mph acceleration in up to 4.4 seconds, at the same 2,995 cc engine displacement -- is just the beginning. Behind the new length-showcasing wrap-around lines and wheel arches, and the Platinum Gray Singleframe grille with aluminum-optic double blade bars, quad exhaust outlets and rear trunk lid lip spoiler to turn heads, there lies a serious sport performance vehicle.

The 2018 Audi S4 is set to feature eight-speed tiptronic® automatic transmission and quattro® all-wheel drive standard, making handling a dynamic torque-managed thrill, offering a sporty feel with appreciably reduced engine rev. And if you're looking to add a personal touch to your drive experience, Audi added Audi drive select likewise standard: a choice of comfort, auto, dynamic and individual modes enable changing gear shift points, steering and throttle response, as well as adjustment of available damper control and adaptive cruise control, making maneuvering a snap.

Audi promises options, and it looks to deliver. Deck out S4 with the stylized look of red brake calipers available with the optional S sport package. S4's cabin becomes a veritable personal theater with available dual-pane front-side-window acoustic glass and a 3-dimensional Bang & Olufsen® sound system. And when you need a bit of navigational help, standard Audi pre sense basic and city functionality can come together with available Audi pre sense rear and Audi side assist as well as adaptive cruise control with stop & go and traffic jam assist, keeping you on track while remaining aware of nearby vehicles and obstacles.

Needless to say, we at Audi Des Moines await the big release with some serious excitement. Why not stop by from Des Moines, West Des Moines, Clive, or Waukee and visit us here at our Johnston, IA showroom here on Merle Hay Road and test drive a comparable 2017 Audi sedan to see in the meantime what owning Audi can mean for you? We offer a diverse lineup of models, from A3, A4, A6, A7 and A8 to the S3, S7 and S8 Plus!

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