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2021 Audi RS5 introduces us to Ascari and Black Optic editions

The two are very limited, but introduce a few slick touches.

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Hey, look, it's the 2021 Audi RS5. The blue one is the Ascari Launch Edition, and the red one is the Black Optic Launch Edition.

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They're super limited. Audi plans for 25 coupes and 100 sportbacks for the Ascari. The Black Optic edition is limited to 100 coupes and 25 sportbacks.

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Personally, the Ascari is the one for me.

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I mean, look at this blue color. It's excellent.

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Black tailpipes darken the rear.

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Silver-finished 20-inch wheels, meanwhile, brighten things.

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Both cars get carbon fiber inlays inside.

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Overall, the interior is still the same as last year, though.

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A twin-turbo 2.9-liter V6 still provides the power with 444 horsepower on tap.

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Keep scrolling or clicking to see more of the 2021 Audi RS5!

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