Highly anticipated vehicles expected to launch in the next 12 months

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A lot of time and effort is put into the creation of vehicles. Whether it be the next supercar, or a vehicle designed for family transport, the amount of new innovations that occur in a year is staggering. There are always new performance features and stylised additions being introduced, and the next 12 months look to be no different. Continue reading Highly anticipated vehicles expected to launch in the next 12 months

The Audi A3 Sedan is ready for launch

Audi A3 Sedan

A new chapter in the A3 success story: In these days, the Audi A3 Sedan reaches the dealers in the European markets. The first Audi notchback model in the premium compact class complements the A3 family in what is globally one of the fastest growing segments. In spring 2014, the A3 Sedan will also be launched in the USA and China. The A3 Sedan is manufactured at the Hungarian plant in Győr and, from the end of the year, will also come off the production line at the new Chinese factory in Foshan. The new model in the A3 series stands out thanks to its lightweight construction, powerful and highly efficient engines and a number of high-end solutions in the areas of infotainment and driver assistance systems. Audi is launching the A3 Sedan with three engine versions, two TFSI and one TDI. They have a capacity of 1.4, 1.8 or 2.0 liters and deliver between 103 kW (140 hp) and 132 kW (180 hp).

Audi A3 Sportback e-tron

Audi A3 Sportback e-tron

As the first plug-in hybrid car from Audi, the Audi A3 Sportback e-tron enables up to 50 kilometers (37.01 miles) of all-electric driving with top sporty performance – and with zero local emissions. Automotive journalists from across the globe are currently testing the production version at the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt. The 150 kW (204 hp) five-door car will be available to purchase from spring 2014. The price in Germany will be around 37,000 euros. Continue reading Audi A3 Sportback e-tron

The new Audi A3 Cabriolet

Audi A3 Cabriolet

Sporty, elegant and multi-faceted – Audi presents the new A3 Cabriolet. The compact four-seater impresses at first glance with its flowing lines and soft top. It is also at the top of its class technically – with systematic lightweight design, new engines, multi-faceted networking and high-performance assistance systems. Continue reading The new Audi A3 Cabriolet

Audi A3 1.6 TDI ultra: Versatile marvel of fuel economy

Audi A3 1.6 TDI ultra

Audi has unveiled the brand’s most fuel-efficient production model. With 81 kW (110 hp) of power output, the Audi A3 1.6 TDI ultra consumes just 3.2 liters of diesel per 100 kilometers (73.50 US mpg). This equates to an astounding 85 grams of CO2 emissions per kilometer (136.79 g/mile). This versatile marvel of fuel economy is now for sale. Customers can take delivery of the Audi A3 1.6 TDI ultra starting in September. The base price in Germany will be 25,200 euros. Continue reading Audi A3 1.6 TDI ultra: Versatile marvel of fuel economy