Audi Australia has announced a range of sweeping updates for its 2012 line-up, with Audi Connect and other new features added to the A1, A3 Sportback, A4, A5 and Q5 models.
For 2012, the A1 1.4 TFSI 90kW variant gains a number of new standard features for no extra cost, including Driver Information System, a multi-function steering wheel, and Bluetooth audio streaming and phone connectivity.
The up-spec A1 Ambition also gains the multi-function steering wheel and Bluetooth.
Audi's $2000 Technik Package is now available for the A1 range, adding Xenon headlights and LED daytime driving lights, along with climate-control and a rear acoustic parking system. The package is available with the Attraction and Ambition grades.
The A3 Sportback and Cabriolet models have picked up Bluetooth audio streaming and phone connectivity also.
For the A4 Sedan and Avant wagon models, Audi has added the rear parking aid system to the 1.8 TFSI and 2.0 TDI variants, while the 2.0 TFSI Multitronic and 2.7 TDI variants gain full electric seat adjustment and enhanced interior lighting.
The A4 2.0 TFSI quattro, 3.0 TDI and 3.2 FSI all pick up the MMI Navigation Plus package for 2012. The package features a hard-drive navigation system, 10gb music storage and a seven-inch colour display with voice activation, a DVD player and two SDHC memory card slots.
The A5 Coupe, Cabriolet and Sportback have also gained the MMI Navigation Plus package, except for the 2.0 TFSI multitronic variant.
Lastly, the Q5 gains new equipment with no price increase, adding front and rear parking aids across the range, along with the Audi Music Interface and an electric tailgate. The 3.0 TDI and 3.2 FSI variants also gain Xenon headlights as standard.
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