The Audi lineup has many features that are singular to the name of Audi and give the brand a joyful driving nature that you can enjoy. The challenge for this model was putting all the items you expect from Audi into this small car and allowing it to be able to be enjoyed on the road. The A3 is a car that surpasses all expectations and leads the way when it comes to features, capability and drivability. Let’s take a look at what this amazing car has to offer you to enjoy when you drive.
One of the biggest benefits the A3 offers you is the fact that you can enjoy this car on a budget that’s not much more than a typical sedan. The starting price of nearly $35,000 makes the A3 an attractive model to drive, and adding some great features to the mix won’t put this vehicle out of your price range immediately. The look of the A3 is one that you’ll love with its conservative appearance and feel that shows you why the A3 is the car that you want to drive, especially when you step inside and see the amazing interior of this car.
For 2017 the A3 has been upgraded to give you styling that is more attractive than ever and adds interior safety features that are better than ever. The Virtual Cockpit gauge cluster is a great option on the A3 and the 2.0-liter engine is a standard feature that you’ll get to enjoy. When you want a car that allows you to create the driving experience that is perfect for you while enjoy the ride down the road in a car that can hug the curves, give you exciting acceleration and offers you a quiet cabin to listen to your music in.
When it comes to features, the A3 has many of them for you to love. Two that you will certainly appreciate and must have on this amazing small luxury car are the audio system and the cruise control. The audio system comes from Bang & Olufsen and makes it easy for you to push all the music you want by using the 705 watts that are pushed through fourteen speakers. The cruise control is an adaptive style that is made with a stop and go feature that makes it so that you don’t have to worry about speed and the car can come to a complete stop on its own with this amazing system.
Under the hood you find one engine size that can come in three different varieties. They are all 2.0-liter four-cylinder models with the first using turbocharging in the A3 FWD that gives you 186 horsepower and 221 lb.-ft. of torque. Next is the A3 AWD which is also turbo boosted and makes 220 horsepower and 258 lb.-ft. of torque. Third we have the S3 engine that is tuned up further with its turbo to bring you 292 horsepower and 280 lb.-ft. of torque.
If you spend the least on this vehicle you’ll still enjoy some great standard features that Audi has put inside the A3 for you. These includes a rearview camera, rear parking sensors, heated mirrors and windshield washer nozzles, leather upholstery, a panoramic sunroof, bi-xenon headlights, dual zone automatic climate controls, a 12-way power driver’s seat with a power lumbar support, LED taillights, Bluetooth connectivity, the ten-speaker audio system, automatic windshield wipers, automatic headlights and a seven-inch infotainment system. Moving up to the S3 adds more power, the Quattro AWD system, 18-inch alloy wheels, a flat-bottom steering wheel and a sport tuned suspension.
The Audi A3 is a car you can enjoy driving on any road and is offered to you in many forms. You can enjoy the comfort and features of the sedan that make it easy for you to be the choice for driving the carpool group to work or running errands with the kids. You can choose the sporty upgrades of the S3 and be able to let loose on an open road with a dynamic suspension. You can also choose the top down enjoyment of a sunny day with the Cabriolet that makes it easy to love your A3 every day of the year.