Versatile and spacious: a space concept
The new Audi Q3 looks most sportier than a prototype – with a distinguished Singleframe in octagonal design, vast atmosphere inlets and clever muscles over a circle arches. Compared with a initial generation, a compress SUV has grown in probably all dimensions. It is 4,484 millimeters (14.7 ft) long, 1,849 millimeters (6.1 ft) far-reaching and 1,585 millimeters (5.2 ft) high. Its wheelbase, that has been stretched by 77 millimeters (3.0 in), offers lots of space. At a same time a Q3 is intensely versatile – interjection to a back seats, that can be practiced fore/aft and for tilt, height-adjustable loading building along with countless storage compartments. Depending on a position of a back seats and backrests, a luggage cell ability is between 530 and 1,525 liters (18.7 and 53.9 cu ft).
Digital and sporty: a interior
In customary SUV fashion, a Audi Q3 combines easy entrance and good all-round prominence with a sporty seating position. The steering circle is steeply pointed accordingly. The seats – electrically tractable as an choice – offer comfort from a subsequent incomparable automobile category. The highlights embody a new handling and arrangement concept: even a simple chronicle of a Audi Q3 comes with a digital instrument cluster. In and with MMI navigation plus, a motorist controls a endless infotainment around a 10.1-inch touchscreen arrangement in a core console. Together with a atmosphere conditioning controls, it is slanted ergonomically toward a driver. Operation is discerning and easy to follow interjection to a prosaic menu structure. Alternatively a motorist can issue commands regulating voice control.
Intelligently connected: infotainment and support systems
The Q3 is also extensively connected with a information delivery customary LTE Advanced, Wi-Fi hotspot and Audi connect services. The navigation complement recognizes a driver’s preferences formed on prior journeys, permitting it to beget suitable track suggestions. Points of interest, parking spaces and stuffing stations seem directly on a navigation map. The SUV utilizes a Audi fleet’s overflow comprehension to foresee a accessibility of roadside parking space, to yield information on dangerous spots and stream speed limits. The myAudi app supplements a portfolio and seamlessly connects a smartphone to a Q3. The patron can, for instance, send navigation routes and a smartphone calendar to a MMI and locate where their automobile is parked.
Like with a brand’s full-size models, a Audi Q3 also offers a operation of innovative support systems, including adaptive journey assist. It incorporates a functions of adaptive journey control, trade jam support and active line assist. In this approach it assists a motorist with longitudinal and parallel control – almost enhancing comfort on prolonged journeys in particular. Along with a Audi pre clarity simple and Audi pre clarity front reserve systems, a Audi side support line change warning complement and a Audi active line support are propitious ex works.
Market launch: 3 engine/transmission variants and special edition
The new Audi Q3 enters a German marketplace with dual engines and front-wheel drive. The entry-level engine is a 1.5 TFSI with 110 kW (150 hp) and 250 Nm (184.4 lb-ft) of torque. It facilities a cylinder on direct system, that switches off a second and third cylinder temporarily during low and middle loads, so assisting revoke fuel consumption. With a primer six-speed transmission, a Audi Q3 35 TFSI (combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 6.3 – 6.0* (37.3 – 39.2 US mpg); total CO2 emissions in g/km: 145 – 139* (233.4 – 223.7 g/mi)) accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h (62.1 mph) in 9.6 seconds, and takes it to a tip speed of 211 km/h (131.1 mph). If a patron chooses a seven-speed S tronic (combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 5.9 – 5.7* (39.9 – 41.3 US mpg); total CO2 emissions in g/km: 134 – 130* (215.7 – 209.2 g/mi)), a scurry takes 9.2 seconds, with a propulsive energy finale during 207 km/h (128.6 mph). The same total also request to a Audi Q3 35 TDI with S tronic (combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 4.9 – 4.7* (48.0 – 50.0 US mpg); total CO2 emissions in g/km: 128 – 123* (206.0 – 197.9 g/mi)). The smooth-running two-liter engine also produces 110 kW (150 hp) and delivers 340 Nm (250.8 lb-ft) of torque to a crankshaft.
The new Audi Q3 will be made during a Győr plant in Hungary and is accessible to sequence in Germany from 33,700 euros. On marketplace launch of a compress family SUV, Audi is charity a business a special-edition “edition one” model. Its endless apparatus is formed on a
S line with a quite sporty exterior. Apart from a competition suspension, 20-inch wheels and Matrix LED headlights, a highlights also embody competition seats, a flat-bottomed leather steering circle and a contour/ambient lighting. Sporty beat orange and superb chronos gray are accessible as paint finishes.