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2018 Audi A4

Midsize luxury car

    Crash avoidance & Mitigation
    Front crash prevention
    Crash avoidance rating
    Superior

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    Model year Small overlap front Moderate overlap front Side Roof strength Head restraints & seats Front crash prevention Headlights LATCH ease of use
    Driver Passenger
    2018
    Crash avoidance rating
    Superior
    2017
    G
    G
    G
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    Superior
    A
    G
    2016
    P
    G
    G
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    Advanced
    M
    2015
    P
    G
    G
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    Advanced
    2014
    P
    G
    G
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    Advanced
    2013
    P
    G
    G
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    Advanced
    2012
    P
    G
    G
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    2011
    P
    G
    G
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    2010
    P
    G
    G
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    2009
    P
    G
    G
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    2008
    G
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    2007
    G
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    2006
    G
    G
    A
    Crash avoidance rating
    2005
    G
    G
    M
    Crash avoidance rating
    2004
    G
    P
    Crash avoidance rating
    2003
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    2002
    G
    Crash avoidance rating

    Applies to 2017-18 models

    System details

    • Optional Audi Pre Sense Front

    Package name

    • Optional Driver Assistance Package

    Overall evaluation

    Crash avoidance rating
    Superior
    with optional
    equipment
    6 points total

    Forward collision warning

    This system meets the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's criteria for forward collision warning.
    1 point

    Low-speed autobrake

    In the 12 mph IIHS test, this vehicle avoided a collision.
    2 points

    High-speed autobrake

    In the 25 mph IIHS test, impact speed was reduced by 22 mph.
    3 points

    How this rating is determined

    Applies to 2017-18 models

    System details

    • Standard Audi Pre Sense City

    Overall evaluation

    Crash avoidance rating
    Superior
    5 points total

    Forward collision warning

    This system meets the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's criteria for forward collision warning.
    1 point

    Low-speed autobrake

    In the 12 mph IIHS test, this vehicle avoided a collision.
    2 points

    High-speed autobrake

    In the 25 mph IIHS test, impact speed was reduced by 22 mph.
    2 points

    How this rating is determined

    1
    Side airbags: front and rear head curtain airbags and front seat-mounted torso airbags (standard); rear seat-mounted torso airbags (optional)
    2
    Rollover sensor: designed to deploy the side curtain airbags in the event of an impending rollover
    3
    Driver and front passenger knee airbags: separate airbags in the lower instrument panel designed to minimize knee injuries in frontal crashes
    4
    Electronic stability control
    5
    Antilock brakes
    6
    Programmable daytime running lights

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