In case you missed it.

In case you missed it.

2018 Audi A5 Driver assistance

The intersection of awareness and support.
Because you can’t see everything, we developed Audi pre sense®, a host of features that help alert you as well as assist you in a variety of situations. Using cameras and radar sensors, Audi pre sense helps act as your extra pair of eyes.[1]
An elevated presence of mind.
Audi pre sense® helps monitor driving conditions around your vehicle with a sophisticated front facing camera and available front/rear-facing radar or ultrasonic sensors.[1]

Audi pre sense® basic

Standard on all Audi A5 models, Audi pre sense basic can begin closing the side windows and sunroof, tightening the front safety belts and preparing the brake system for a quicker response in the case of an unexpected event on the road.[1]

Audi pre sense® city

Standard Audi pre sense city can help detect vehicles and pedestrians in your forward path and can initiate emergency braking in an unforeseen event.[1]

Vehicle exit assist

Vehicle exit assist uses rear radar sensors to monitor traffic behind the vehicle to help alert driver and front passenger to vehicles or cyclists approaching from behind while the vehicle doors are opening.[1]

Rear cross traffic assist

Rear cross traffic assist helps detect traffic behind the vehicle while backing out of a parking space and can alert the driver or initiate braking if necessary.[1]
Explore the driver assistance features available on an A5 near you.
Find a dealer ↗

Collision avoidance assist

If there is a potential collision, available Collision avoidance assist can help support the driver by providing steering guidance.[1]

Turn assist

Available Turn assist can help in the event the driver attempts to cross traffic at slow speeds when there is a perceived hazard.[1]

Audi adaptive cruise control with stop & go and Traffic jam assist

Available Audi adaptive cruise control with stop & go and Traffic jam assist can help maintain a set following distance during changing traffic speeds, and can help the driver follow traffic at low speeds with guided acceleration, braking and steering.[1]

Traffic sign recognition

Available traffic sign recognition uses a camera based system to help detect common road signs such as speed limits and school zones and can display the information on the available Audi virtual cockpit and head-up display.[1]

Audi side assist

Available Audi side assist uses radar sensors and two different optical warnings to help keep the driver informed about what is approaching from hard-to-see angles behind the vehicle.[1]

Audi active lane assist

The available Audi active lane assist helps detect when the vehicle begins to leave the lane without signaling. Then, through gentle, corrective steering efforts, it helps the vehicle remain in the lane and vibrates the steering wheel as an additional warning.[1]

Parking system plus with available top view camera system[1]

Available parking system plus features four front and rear acoustic parking sensors and an available top view camera system for a birds eye view displayed on the MMI®. For added benefit, the standard rear view camera offers selectable guidelines for parking in parallel or perpendicular spaces.[1]

Driver Assistance


 Audi A5 CoupeMercedes-Benz C300 CoupeBMW 430i Coupe
Rear cross trafficAvailableN/AN/A
Vehicle exit warningAvailableN/AN/A
Traffic jam assistAvailableN/AN/A
Based on manufacturers' data available at time of publication. Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. BMW of North America, LLC.

[+] Add Comparison Item

[+] Add Vehicle