Success indication 4.0: a new Audi A3 Sportback

Distinctive: pattern and lighting

The new Audi A3 Sportback facilities compress proportions and a sporty design. The far-reaching Singleframe and vast atmosphere inlets during a front finish intensify a energetic impression of a reward compress car. The shoulder of a physique extends in a well-spoken line from a headlights to a back lights. The aspect next is winding central – a new component of Audi’s pattern that puts a stronger importance on a circle arches. The digital daytime regulating lights of a Matrix LED headlights are a serve innovation. They embody of a pixel array done adult of LED segments in a 3 by 5 arrangement that emanate special light signatures and make a A3 immediately recognizable. The sporty and worldly pattern is continued in a interior with a new shifter, aluminum or CO inlays, distinguished doorway openers and an instrument row with a black-panel look. Seat upholstery done of recycled PET bottles and ornate with stylish resisting stitching are being used for a initial time.

Digitalized: controls and displays

The cockpit of a A3 Sportback is unconditionally focused on a driver. It uses informed elements from a brand’s full-size models and is versed with a 10.1-inch hold arrangement as standard, that is integrated into a core of a instrument panel. This recognizes letters entered by hand, provides acoustic feedback and can be tranquil regulating healthy language. The instrument cluster, that a motorist operates around a multifunction steering wheel, is also digital as standard. The Audi practical cockpit offers additional functions such as a vast arrangement of a navigation map. The and chronicle measures 12.3 inches and offers 3 opposite views, including graphics with a sporty look. A head-up arrangement that projects critical information onto a windshield in tone can be commissioned on request.

Intensified: a infotainment

The MMI doing judgment is powered by a new third era modular infotainment platform. Its computing energy is 10 times aloft than that of a predecessor, it performs all tasks relating to connectivity, including telephony and a Audi connect services with LTE Advanced speed, and also has an integrated Wi-Fi hotspot.

Individual settings can be stored in adult to 6 user profiles – from meridian control and a chair position to frequently comparison navigation destinations and frequently used media. The DAB+ digital radio is enclosed as customary and a online or hybrid radio is accessible as an option. Route superintendence is even easier and some-more flexible. For example, a navigation offers predictions on a growth of a trade situation, high-resolution satellite images from Google Earth and minute 3D models of many vital European cities. Audi bond enriches points of seductiveness with photos, opening hours and user reviews. The bond services also embody a car-to-X services. They assistance with anticipating giveaway parking spots on a roadside or concede a motorist to roller a immature call by communicating with trade lights. The A3 Sportback is connected to a smartphone around a myAudi app, Apple CarPlay or Android Auto, as good as around a Audi phone box. The latter connects a device to a automobile receiver and charges it inductively. The Audi bond key, that authorizes a patron to close and clear a automobile and start a engine around their Android smartphone, and Amazon Alexa will follow shortly after a marketplace launch.

Sophisticated: a engines

The new Audi A3 Sportback is being launched in Europe with a choice of 3 engine versions – a 1.5 TFSI with 110 kW (150 PS) (combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 5.1 – 4.8*; total CO2 emissions in g/km: 116 – 111*) and a 2.0 TDI that delivers 85 kW (116 PS) (combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 3.6 – 3.5*; total CO2 emissions in g/km: 96 – 92*) or 110 kW (150 PS) (combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 3.9 – 3.7*; total CO2 emissions in g/km: 103 – 98*). All engines stir with their absolute torque and worldly regulating characteristics. The engine versions during start of prolongation will be total with front-wheel drive. Power will be transmitted by a six-speed primer delivery or a quick-shifting seven-speed S tronic, a selector lift of that is now designed as a compress shifter. The motorist can lift and lift this to control a simple functions of a involuntary transmission. Shortly after marketplace launch, Audi will be gradually expanding a offer to embody serve engine versions, including electrified expostulate systems and versions with quattro drive.

Refined: a suspension

The cessation of a new A3 Sportback – with a four-link back spindle for engines from 110 kW (150 PS) – is sporty and balanced, mixing pleasing float comfort with good dynamics. Upon request, a cessation is accessible with adaptive check control, that concurrently lowers a physique by 10 millimeters (0.4 in). Each check henceforth adapts to a highway condition, a pushing conditions and a settings in a Audi expostulate name energetic doing system, formulating a far-reaching widespread between rarely peaceful hurl suit and flexible handling. With a competition cessation – customary in and with a S line exterior, differently an choice – a concentration is clearly on a latter. Due to a tauter tuning of a cessation and dampers and a fact that a automobile is lowered by 15 millimeters (0.6 in), a compress indication conveys an even some-more approach hit with a highway surface.

Well versed: a motorist support systems

Equipped with Audi pre clarity front, snake support and line depart warning, a A3 Sportback helps forestall accidents with other highway users and offers a high turn of reserve as standard. Further support systems, such as a line change and exit warnings as good as a cross-traffic and park support systems, are accessible as an option. The adaptive journey assist, that business know from many of a full-size models, assists with longitudinal and parallel guidance. It maintains a speed and stretch to a automobile in front and assists with line superintendence by means of peaceful interventions in a electromechanical steering. This increases a turn of pushing comfort during prolonged journeys in particular.

Optimized: a space judgment

The new A3 Sportback offers some-more space and functionality total with compress outmost dimensions. Measuring 4.34 meters (14.2 ft) in length and 1.82 meters (6.0 ft) in breadth but a mirrors, a reward compress automobile has grown by only over 3 centimeters (1.2 in) compared with a predecessor. The tallness of 1.43 meters (4.7 ft) and a wheelbase of 2.64 meters (8.7 ft) remained unchanged. Depending on a position of a back dais seat, a luggage cell binds between 380 (13.4 cu ft) and 1,200 liters (42.4 cu ft), and a loading building can be extrinsic during opposite heights. An electric tailgate, that can also be tranquil with a feet motion, is accessible on request.

Scheduled: marketplace launch and prices

Presales of a new Audi A3 Sportback start in many European countries in March 2020, with a initial vehicles to be delivered to business during a commencement of May. The 1.5 TFSI with 110 kW (150 PS) (combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 5.1 – 4.8*; combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 116 – 111*) starts during 28,900 euros. The marketplace launch will be accompanied by a special-edition model: a A3 Sportback book one with disdainful features. From a outside, it can be famous by attachments in matt gold gray as good as darkened Matrix LED headlights and 18-inch wheels in titanium gray. The S line interior with newly grown competition seats including integrated conduct restraints, aluminum inlays and immaculate steel pedals turn out a energetic look.

Further information per a Audi A3 Sportback is accessible during a Audi Mediacenter:
https://www.audi-mediacenter.com/en/presskits/audi-a3-sportback-12618.

There is also information per a 40th anniversary of a mythological Audi quattro all-wheel drive
https://www.audi-mediacenter.com/en/presskits/40-years-of-quattro-12595

* Information on fuel expenditure and CO2 emissions as good as potency classes in ranges depending on a tires and amalgamate circle rims used.