The German manufacturer has updated one of the most popular models on offer. This is the new 2017 Audi A3. It will definitely decent bit of its reputation.
2017 Audi A3 Exterior Design
Redesigned Audi A3 will be built with three or five doors, as a sedan, hatchback or convertible. The biggest changes were made on the front panel. A new grille and redesigned Xenon plus headlights. However, the offer will include the new LED matrix headlights. Rear light clusters have also been redesigned with a modified diffuser, which is on the lower part of the bumper. External color palette is expanded. The new Audi A3 will have a length of 175.4 inches, width of 77.2 inches and a wheelbase of 102.2 inches.
In addition to all the changes the design has remained recognizable. It is set with aluminum frame around the windshield and functional roof line. In addition to the larger size, the weight will still be reduced by using better materials. Convertible gets automatically, soft, folding roof, which is collected in 15 seconds. Audi A3 is very fun to drive, because it is lightweight and agile in every situation. The bumpers are mildly restyled, in accordance with modern requirements of the market. The sporty character is notable because it is present line that emphasizes dynamism and aggressiveness.
2017 Audi A3 Interior Design
The interior has not changed much. The steering wheel is slightly redesigned, while the MMI multimedia system at the height of the automotive supply industry. The offer will include a virtual TFT display size of 12.3 inches. Particularly appealing auto pilot that can manage up to speeds of about 40 mph. It is very attractive and appealing to drivers, since many makes work easier when riding in traffic jams.
The interface is much improved, as the option of using voice commands. New technologies have taken it under their own. Included is an excellent audio system with many speakers, Bluetooth, Mp3 player, Internet connection, connect your phone or other external devices, navigation system and much more. The cabin gets more space, and therefore becomes more comfortable to travel. Seats move by electronic means, are upholstered in leather and have excellent ergonomics. Keys are functional, and the use is simple.
2017 Audi A3 Engine Power
The engine range is wide enough to meet the needs of each driver. The first offer is a 1.0-liter 3-cylinder engine with an output of 115 hp and torque of 200 lb / ft. The second is a 1.4 liter engine with an output of 150 hp and torque of 250 lb / ft. The third is a 2.0-liter turbo engine with an output of 190 hp and torque of 320 lb / ft.
The offer will include 2.0 liter 4 cylinder diesel engine, which has an output of 150 hp and torque 236 lb / ft. Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph is achieved in 8.3 seconds.
Safety Features for 2017 Audi A3
Safety of all models of the German manufacturer Audi is at a high level. Much effort has been invested in security systems. For safe driving will take care of all the new and innovative systems. As an example, ABS, pedestrian detection, cameras, parking sensors, electronic stability, traction control, airbags, Brake Assist, tire pressure monitoring, a warning to leave the lane and a lot more.
For safety test, which was conducted by NCAP, it happened that the Audi A3 is a remarkable car with a high level of security. It won the 95 &% points, while in the lateral tests scored maximum points. This is due to the excellent construction, design seats and head restraints that are especially prominent. On the Protection of Children Audi A3 won 87% of points. In the pedestrian protection won 74% of the points. Bumpers are specially designed to protect the feet of pedestrians.
Celebrities and Cars
Audi models are certainly interesting to celebrities and persons with deep pockets. For Audi A3 decided Pauly Shore American comedian, actress Sophia Bush, American actress Rachel Bilson, wife of Prince William, Kate Middleton and many others.
Competitors for 2017 Audi A3
Many good vehicle are in the segment which belongs Audi A3. These are all high-quality cars. It is a good fight, but at the same time and difficult. As the largest competitors will appear Volkswagen EOS, Mercedes-Benz CLA, Acura ILX, Buick Verano, BMW 2 series and Buick Cascada.
Release Date and Price for 2017 Audi A3
According to unofficial information, 2017 Audi A3 should be the middle of next year, if all goes according to plan. The price will be more colorful. It will depend on the model, engine and equipment. However the base model sedan should cost about $ 31,000, convertible about $ 37,000 and diesel will have a starting price of about $ at 33,000.