The 2022 Audi S4 isn't exciting for a sports sedan, but stealth performance seekers will like it.

The S4's turbocharged engine, which is a sportier variant of the Audi A4, has six cylinders instead of four and produces a powerful 349 horsepower.

Despite not being as swift as the BMW M340i or Mercedes-AMG C43 sedan, the Audi's responsive eight-speed automatic transmission

The Audi S4 easily transitions from being serene to being playful, although its driving style is more enjoyable than magical.

Although it doesn't have a lot of space, the interior is well decorated, and the trunk is large. The S4 from 2022 offers adult audiences a discrete, low-key athletic option.

The Audi S4 only gets the most minor changes for 2022. Instead of brushed aluminium trim, the sporty sedan now comes standard with inside details that resemble carbon fibre.

All S4s come standard with a 3.0-liter V-6 engine that generates 349 horsepower and pairs with an eight-speed automatic transmission and Quattro all-wheel drive.

The V-6 engine's quiet operation and absence of a manual transmission did not prevent it from providing strong push when needed. It effortlessly switched between a calm and responsive mode.

Also noteworthy was its automated transmission, which had reactions that were so sensitive, we discovered the temptation to shift for ourselves was virtually erased

Because of the Audi S4's great turning stability, precise steering, and tenacious traction on the pavement, we felt more confident to bomb on-ramps.

On windier roads where the brake pedal could feel overly soft, the erratic feedback also ruined the fun.

The Audi S4 is another proof that Audi sets the bar for interior quality. Each cabin is furnished with exquisite materials and features as standard.

such are sports seats with massaging functions and diamond stitching. The inside is racy and opulent, with perfect fit and finish.

A superb driving position is provided by the flat-bottomed steering wheel, simple controls, and highly adjustable seat.

The Audi S4 packed a surprising amount of carry-ons despite having a 13-cubic-foot trunk that was tied for the smallest in its class with the C43 sedan.