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New Audi S3 Sportback

14 Feb , 2013  

Audi S3 Sportback Front

On the same day as Mercedes announced its A45 AMG, Audi announced this new S3 sportback.

The meaty bits:

  • Brand new 2.0 litre TFSI engine
  • 300PS and 380Nm of Torque
  • 0.62 in 5 Seconds (with auto gearbox)
  • Top speed limited to 155MPH
  • 40.9 MPG
  • 70KG lighter than outgoing model
  • Total weight 1,445KG
  • Quattro all wheel drive as standard
  • Audi magnetic ride can be specced as an extra
  • 340mm Front discs
  • Brake calipers have S3 logos
  • Full LED  headlights can be specced as an extra
  • 15 litres more boot space than the old S3
  • Optional sport seats with integrated head restraints
  • Pricing wont increase over the old model
  • World debut in Geneva

Audi S3 Sportback Rear

Audi S3 Sportback Interior

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