2016 Audi A3 TDI Sportback is a new hatchback that will be dedicated to the American market. After the sedan version of this model last year, the manufacturer decided to go back to the roots and to regain success. Plans include diesel and hybrid propulsion systems that will ensure good performance. The premiere was been at the Auto Show in New York, and the reactions of visitors are very positive. Exterior will keep the traditional look and some elements will be refreshed. Expect better driving dynamics and new technologies that will leave you breathless. The interior will be more functional, especially in the last row of seats which is a major flaw of compact. Army of fans will be delighted with the new model which is planned for release to the market during 2015 year.
2016 Audi A3 TDI Sportback – Specs
2016 Audi A3 TDI Sportback under the hood hides 2.0 TDI engine with four-cylinder that generates 150 horsepower and 236 lb-ft of torque. This engine is paired with a 6-speed S tronic transmission that transfers power to the front wheels or optional all-wheel drive. Transmission provides easier transmission speed and better acceleration of the car. The engine has an environmental component and reduced emissions to the environment. The announcement is the A3 e-tron will combine a gasoline engine with an electric motor. Fuel economy has been improved to 10 mpg compared to the previous edition. Detailed specifications will be announced later.
2016 Audi A3 TDI Sportback – Interior
2016 Audi A3 TDI Sportback delivers an elegant and sophisticated interior. The list of technology is the MMI technology: 4G LTE connectivity, Bang & Olufsen audio, Audi connect and more. The ergonomic seats, larger luggage space and a new function will make it easier am driving. Safety package includes standard features and systems: cameras, sensors, systems for warning of a direct collision, automatic braking device and much more. The largest competitor is BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo. The base price for the Sportback is $ 31,000.