Back in 2006, the original A3 failed to leave a mark in its segment. Because it was produces as a 4-door hatchback. But now, the 2015 Audi A3 1.8T proves that Audi is coming on hard in this segment. It is an entry-level luxury sedan car, with 4-door design and an elegant look. This car has come to make some serious competition.
A3 1.8T Performance
With a front turbocharged intercooled DOHC 16 valve inline-4 engine, with port and direct fuel injection. The car gets a 170 horsepower @6200 rpm, and a torque of 200 lb-ft @1600 rpm. The new A3 1.8T accelerates from 0-60 mph in 6.5 seconds, and reaches a top speed of 129 mph. It also comes with a 6-speed dual clutch automatic transmission system, with manual shifting mode. Its fuel consumption test reads a 23/33 mpg in city/highway driving.
Audi A3 1.8T Images
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2015 Audi A3 1.8T