Audi S3: pre-production prototype and official specs revealed

A month before the official premiere of the new generation Audi A3 in Geneva Motor Show, Audi revealed the specifications of the model together with a set of photos showing a lightly camouflaged pre-production prototype. Several members of the press drove this car in Azores (Portugal) where it was also photographed.Visually, Audi designers took an evolutionary approach for the new model, which retains similar silhouette and window lines with its predecessor. At the ...

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Audi Sport won’t make an RS version of the A1 Sportback

*The car in the main photo is the custom-made Audi A1 Sportback “1 of 1” by ABT SportslineAudi Sport won't make an RS badged version of the current generation A1 according to Autocar.More specifically, Julius Seebach, Managing Director of Audi Sport GmbH, revealed that the five-cylinder 2.5 TFSI engine with 294 kW / 400 hp currently available in the Audi RS3 Sportback MK3 (facelift), is the heritage of the brand and will remain ...

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Kyle Walker –
Audi RS3 Sportback (MK2)

Owner: Kyle Walker Car: Audi RS3 Sportback (MK2) Instagram: @k55yll City: - Country: United KingdomAudi Rs3 8p 515bhpModification ListMapped by morebhp performance Tte500 Turbo Miltek primary decat Miltek catback Auto tech fuel pump 034 motorsport intake Wagner front mount intercooler R8 coil plugs P3 gauge multi-function Yellow speed fully adjustable top mount coilovers 

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Unique Audi A1 Sportback “1 of 1” tuned by ABT Sportsline

Racing driver and Youtuber Daniel Abt presented his new Audi A1 Sportback "1 of 1" - a very special project completed with the help of ABT Sportsline that transformed the German supermini to a crazy hot hatch.Starting with the underpinnings, the car is fitted with a tuned motorsport-spec four-cylinder 2.0 TFSI engine borrowed from the Audi TT Cup racecar. The turbocharged four-cylinder motor produces more than 298 kW / 400 hp of power and 400 ...

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Jordan –
Audi S3 Sportback (MK3)

Owner: Jordan Car: Audi S3 Sportback MK3 Instagram: @s3_je City: - Country: United Kingdom Specification ListExterior - maxton design splitter/skirt extensions - carbon mirrors - team heko wins deflectors - Stuttgart st9 alloys painted bronze copper gloss - VWR 25mm lowering springs - black badges front/rear - gloss black sunstrip - honeycomb grill (to be fitted)Engine/brakes - Ramair open intake - Ramair red intake hose - VWR turbo elbow - VWR turbo muffler delete - NGK iridium spark plugs - Milltek non res, valved cat-back - MTEC G hooked 340mm ...

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Audi S3 MK2 VS BMW 130i M-Package

In this rivalry, we compare two premium C-Segment hot hatches from the 00's. On the left, the second generation of the Audi S3 and on the right, the first generation BMW 130i equipped with the M-Package. Both models were premium, came from German automakers and produced 265 hp / 195 kw of power, however the similarities end there as the Audi had a four cylinder turbocharged engine and the BMW had a six cylinder ...

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Tom Moon –
Audi RS3 Sportback (MK3)

Owner: Tom Moon Car: Audi RS3 Sportback MK3 Instagram: @rs3_tom City: Norwich Country: United Kingdom     Modification ListMrc stage 2 engine and gearbox map 459 ps 770nm Miltek primary decat and downpipe Wagner intercooler Auto tech hpfp Ngk spark plugs 034 carbon intake Secondary decats 034 carbon intake 034 dog bone insert Super pro rear sway bar MSS adjustable spring kit P3 vent gauge Upgraded rear sway bar with poly bushes Winn autosports paddle extensions ...

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Dalton –
Audi S3 MK3 (facelift)

Owner: Dalton Car: Audi S3 MK3 facelift Instagram: @thatwhites3_ City: Sheffield Country: England, United Kingdom Hello everyone and welcome to my 2017 Audi S3 8v Facelift Black Edition. I have owned this car for two years now and every minute of that has been thoroughly enjoyable, whether it be motorway travelling to work, slow town traffic or spirited driving down B roads this car just does everything so well! A genuine all round awesome car, managing ...

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Audi RS3 Sportback production temporarily halted

The new Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicles Test Procedure (WLTP) has forced Audi to temporarily stop the production of the RS3 Sportback, until they find a way to meet the strict emission standards under the new test cycle.Shaun Cleary, corporate communications manager for Audi Australia admitted to caradvice that the RS3 Sportback and Sedan models are currently unavailable to order in Australia, however they expect that the stock will be enough to meet local demand ...

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Audi S1 Sportback

Review: Audi S1 Sportback

Introduction Thanks to our friends at Caradvice, we had the chance to review the Audi S1 Sportback - an all wheel drive premium B-Segment hot hatch, launched back in 2014, with lots of power and a hefty price tag.The car is fitted with a turbocharged 2.0 liter TFSI engine producing 170 kW / 231 hp and 370 Nm of torque, exclusively mated to a 6 speed manual gearbox. Thanks to all that power and the quattro ...

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