Audi A3 against BMW 2-Series

January 13, 2013 at 9:06 am

Manufacturer from Ingolstadt plans to diversify the composition of the line of the last generation of A3 car model with an open body type vehicle. Convertible Audi A3, as well as the eponymous hatchback, will be built on a modular platform MQB, which will enable the manufacturer to produce a model in mono-and all-wheel drive versions.

Audi A3 Cabrio

Audi A3 Cabrio Photo

The open range of engines will include modifications of Audi A3 4-cylinder gasoline and diesel engines with turbocharging technology. The engines will be paired with a six-speed manual transmission and robotized transmission with double clutch. The representative of Audi, familiar with the project, on condition of anonymity told, that the company plans a production of the sports version of Audi S3, while the chances of a model RS3 Cabrio to be on the conveyor line are not very large, although the technical capabilities allow the company to develop products in a ” charged “version for the convertible.

Audi A3 Cabrio

Audi A3 Cabrio Pic

Audi A3 Cabrio will get into the market in either late 2014 or early 2015. The estimated price of the car is $ 40,000. The debut of the modern BMW 2-Series, which will be one of the main competitors of the Audi A3, is scheduled for 2014.

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