Safety Features

See the list of 2008 Audi S4 safety features that comes standard for the available trims / styles.

2dr Cabriolet Man

  • 4-wheel anti-lock brakes w/electronic brake pressure distribution (EBD), brake assist
  • Driver/front passenger next generation frontal airbags w/dual-threshold deployment determined by seat buckle switches
  • Front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
  • Front 3-point seat belts-inc: automatic pretensioners, belt force limiters
  • Outboard rear 3-point seat belts w/automatic pretensioners
  • Passenger seat belts w/convertible locking retractor (CLR)
  • Rear seat LATCH (lower anchorage & upper tether child seat) provisions
  • Electronic stabilization program (ESP)-inc: anti-slip regulation (ASR)
  • Active rollover protection system
  • Side intrusion beams
  • Impact protection-inc: reinforced high strength steel/aluminum crossmembers, reinforced bumpers, rigid occupant cell
  • Programmable daytime running lights
  • Crash sensor system-inc: central unlocking, interior lighting on, hazard warning lights on, engine & fuel pump shut off

2dr Cabriolet Auto

  • 4-wheel anti-lock brakes w/electronic brake pressure distribution (EBD), brake assist
  • Driver/front passenger next generation frontal airbags w/dual-threshold deployment determined by seat buckle switches
  • Front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
  • Front 3-point seat belts-inc: automatic pretensioners, belt force limiters
  • Outboard rear 3-point seat belts w/automatic pretensioners
  • Passenger seat belts w/convertible locking retractor (CLR)
  • Rear seat LATCH (lower anchorage & upper tether child seat) provisions
  • Electronic stabilization program (ESP)-inc: anti-slip regulation (ASR)
  • Active rollover protection system
  • Side intrusion beams
  • Impact protection-inc: reinforced high strength steel/aluminum crossmembers, reinforced bumpers, rigid occupant cell
  • Programmable daytime running lights
  • Crash sensor system-inc: central unlocking, interior lighting on, hazard warning lights on, engine & fuel pump shut off

4dr Sedan Man

  • 4-wheel anti-lock brakes w/electronic brake pressure distribution (EBD), brake assist
  • Driver/front passenger next generation frontal airbags w/dual-threshold deployment determined by seat buckle switches
  • Front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
  • SIDEGUARD inflatable curtain airbags
  • Front 3-point seat belts-inc: height adjustment, automatic pretensioners, belt force limiters
  • Outboard rear 3-point seat belts w/automatic pretensioners
  • Passenger seat belts w/convertible locking retractor (CLR)
  • Rear seat LATCH (lower anchorage & upper tether child seat) provisions
  • Rear child safety door locks
  • Electronic stabilization program (ESP)-inc: anti-slip regulation (ASR)
  • Side intrusion beams
  • Impact protection-inc: reinforced high strength steel/aluminum crossmembers, reinforced bumpers, rigid occupant cell
  • Strengthened B-pillars for increased side crash performance
  • Improved rear crash performance
  • Programmable daytime running lights
  • Crash sensor system-inc: central unlocking, interior lighting on, hazard warning lights on, engine & fuel pump shut off

4dr Sedan Auto

  • Improved rear crash performance
  • Programmable daytime running lights
  • 4-wheel anti-lock brakes w/electronic brake pressure distribution (EBD), brake assist
  • Driver/front passenger next generation frontal airbags w/dual-threshold deployment determined by seat buckle switches
  • Front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
  • SIDEGUARD inflatable curtain airbags
  • Front 3-point seat belts-inc: height adjustment, automatic pretensioners, belt force limiters
  • Outboard rear 3-point seat belts w/automatic pretensioners
  • Passenger seat belts w/convertible locking retractor (CLR)
  • Rear seat LATCH (lower anchorage & upper tether child seat) provisions
  • Rear child safety door locks
  • Electronic stabilization program (ESP)-inc: anti-slip regulation (ASR)
  • Side intrusion beams
  • Impact protection-inc: reinforced high strength steel/aluminum crossmembers, reinforced bumpers, rigid occupant cell
  • Strengthened B-pillars for increased side crash performance
  • Crash sensor system-inc: central unlocking, interior lighting on, hazard warning lights on, engine & fuel pump shut off

5dr Avant Wagon Man

  • 4-wheel anti-lock brakes w/electronic brake pressure distribution (EBD), brake assist
  • Driver/front passenger next generation frontal airbags w/dual-threshold deployment determined by seat buckle switches
  • Front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
  • SIDEGUARD inflatable curtain airbags
  • Front 3-point seat belts-inc: height adjustment, automatic pretensioners, belt force limiters
  • Outboard rear 3-point seat belts w/automatic pretensioners
  • Passenger seat belts w/convertible locking retractor (CLR)
  • Rear seat LATCH (lower anchorage & upper tether child seat) provisions
  • Rear child safety door locks
  • Electronic stabilization program (ESP)-inc: anti-slip regulation (ASR)
  • Side intrusion beams
  • Impact protection-inc: reinforced high strength steel/aluminum crossmembers, reinforced bumpers, rigid occupant cell
  • Strengthened B-pillars for increased side crash performance
  • Improved rear crash performance
  • Programmable daytime running lights
  • Crash sensor system-inc: central unlocking, interior lighting on, hazard warning lights on, engine & fuel pump shut off

5dr Avant Wagon Auto

  • Improved rear crash performance
  • Programmable daytime running lights
  • 4-wheel anti-lock brakes w/electronic brake pressure distribution (EBD), brake assist
  • Driver/front passenger next generation frontal airbags w/dual-threshold deployment determined by seat buckle switches
  • Front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
  • SIDEGUARD inflatable curtain airbags
  • Front 3-point seat belts-inc: height adjustment, automatic pretensioners, belt force limiters
  • Outboard rear 3-point seat belts w/automatic pretensioners
  • Passenger seat belts w/convertible locking retractor (CLR)
  • Rear seat LATCH (lower anchorage & upper tether child seat) provisions
  • Rear child safety door locks
  • Electronic stabilization program (ESP)-inc: anti-slip regulation (ASR)
  • Side intrusion beams
  • Impact protection-inc: reinforced high strength steel/aluminum crossmembers, reinforced bumpers, rigid occupant cell
  • Strengthened B-pillars for increased side crash performance
  • Crash sensor system-inc: central unlocking, interior lighting on, hazard warning lights on, engine & fuel pump shut off