2017 Audi RS3 Sportback is a powerful compact car as a premium segment car. He has features latest automobile technology from the sporty brand. This Vehicle is a hard car to not love too. it appeared 10 years ago, its performance credentials would’ve seen it regarded as a supercar, even today it’s a wannabe supercar for a fraction of the price.
2017 Audi RS3 Sportback Exterior and Interior Design
2017 Audi RS3 Sportback is more aggressive and comes with revised front and rear ends. The chassis of the five door model also sets standards. Compared with the Audi A3 Sportback, the body is 25 millimeters lower. The massive intakes up front feed more air to both the engine and transmission coolers, and the car also sports wider fender flares, a hatchback spoiler, aluminum look mirror caps, and a pair of exhaust cannons out back. Audi mounts carbon fiber ceramic brake discs behind the 19 inch wheels on the front axle upon request a first in the premium compact segment. 19 inch wheels available in aluminum, matte gray, or gloss black are wrapped in 235/35 rubber as standard, as an option, extra wide 255/30s are available for the front wheels. The rear end also gets a new styling, with new taillights, wider bumper with integrated diffuser and a pair of large exhaust tips.
Inside 2017 Audi RS3 Sportback are a set of aggressive sport seats, a flat bottomed steering wheel wrapped in leather and faux suede, and faux suede trimmed door panels. The driver information system includes a boost pressure indicator, an oil temperature gauge and a lap timer. Standard equipment in the new Audi RS3 Sportback also includes the parking system plus and the MMI radio. The comfort and convenience package includes features such as power adjustable and heated front seats, four way lumbar supports, automatically dimming exterior mirrors and a light and rain sensor.
2017 Audi RS3 Sportback Release Date and Price
Audi hasn’t stuck an official window sticker on its new compact sports sedan yet, but the RS3 is expected to start somewhere between $58,000 and $62,000. This model should begin arriving at new Audi dealerships across the country in summer of 2017.
2017 Audi RS3 Sportback Powertrain and Performance
The 2017 Audi RS3 Sportback is based on the third generation Audi A3 that celebrated its market introduction in 2012. The new RS3 is the second generation RS3 and comes once again with 2.5L TFSI 5 cylinder engine that can produce 367 hp and 465 Nm of torque available from as low as 1,650 to 5,500 RPM. Tuners will have no issues bumping that up to at least 300kW and 600Nm with nothing but a software update. Car goes from 0-60 mph in just 4.2 seconds and has top speed of 155 mph. In terms of fuel consumption, expectations are 8.1 liters fuel on 100 kilometers, with CO2 emissions of 189 grams/kilometer. It will be interesting competition with 2017 Honda Accord and BMW M2, as it major competitor 2017 Audi RS3 Sportback.