In a move to bring a touch of exclusivity to its A4 range, Audi South Africa has introduced special-edition derivatives named the Black Edition models. These models promise a unique blend of cosmetic enhancements and functional features, setting them apart from the standard offerings. The company is limiting this exclusive release to just 100 units for the local market, making them a rare sight on South African roads.
The Black Edition treatment is first applied to select A4 models, including the 35 TFSI, 35 TDI, 40 TFSI, and the S4 TFSI available as an option. Audi enthusiasts can expect a distinctive aesthetic upgrade, coupled with advanced technology and comfort features.
The Black Edition models boast a range of exterior features to elevate their visual appeal:
|Black Styling Package with Black Badging
|Sleek and stylish exterior accents in black
|S Line Exterior Package
|Sporty enhancements for an eye-catching look
|19-inch Alloy Wheels
|Stylish and larger wheels for a commanding presence
|An additional touch of luxury for an open-air feel
|Enhanced privacy for occupants
|Matrix LED Headlights
|Cutting-edge lighting technology for improved visibility
Inside the cabin, the Black Edition models offer a luxurious experience with an array of interior features:
|S Line Interior Package
|Sporty interior enhancements for a premium feel
|Fine Nappa Leather with S Embossing
|High-quality leather upholstery with distinctive embossing
|Storage and Luggage Compartment Package
|Practical solutions for storage and luggage management
|Technology Package with MMI Navigation and Audi Connect
|Advanced technology features for connectivity and navigation
|Individual climate control for enhanced comfort
|Electrically Adjustable Front Seats
|Customizable seating positions for driver and passenger
|Audi Virtual Cockpit Plus
|State-of-the-art digital instrument cluster for an immersive experience
|Enhanced safety and convenience when reversing
|Wireless Charging Pad
|Convenient wireless charging for compatible devices
The S4 Black Edition takes the exclusivity a step further with additional features:
Externally, the S4 Black Edition is distinguished by a carbon boot spoiler, adding a sporty touch to the vehicle’s design.
Audi South Africa plans to maintain the exclusivity of the Black Edition treatment, extending it to other models for the 2024 model year. The lineup will include the Q2, A3, S3, A5, S5, Q3 SUV, Q3 Sportback, and Q5 SUV and Sportback. Additionally, an Urban Edition will be introduced as an alternative to the Black Edition for the A3 Sportback 35 TFSI and the Q2 35 TFSI.
For those eager to own a piece of this exclusivity, the pricing for the Black Edition models is as follows:
|Price (South African Rand)
|Audi A4 35 TFSI S tronic Black Edition
|Audi A4 35 TDI S tronic Black Edition
|Audi A4 40 TFSI S tronic Black Edition
|Audi S4 TFSI Quattro Tiptronic Black Edition
The pricing includes a comprehensive 5-year/100,000 km Audi Freeway Plan service and maintenance plan, making ownership a hassle-free and enjoyable experience.
The introduction of the A4 Black Edition models by Audi South Africa marks a milestone in offering South African drivers a rare and exclusive combination of style, comfort, and advanced technology. With limited units available for the local market, these models are set to become coveted additions to Audi enthusiasts’ collections. As the company plans to expand the Black Edition treatment to other models, the future promises more opportunities for South African drivers to experience the unique charm of Audi’s Black Edition lineup.