Audi A3 Sedan Coming

March 18, 2013 at 11:43 am

The premiere of the new Audi A3 in the sedan body style will take place at a motor show in Shanghai in April. The novelty will appear on sale by the end of this year. In addition, in the near future the automaker will show also a more sporty version of the compact sedan.

Audi A3 Sedan

Audi A3 Sedan Photo

At the heart of the new A3 sedan will be the same modular platform MQB, which is used in the three-door and five-door A3, as well as several new models of the concern Volkswagen. The engine range is likely to be the same as that of the hatchback, that is, two turbocharged TFSI gasoline engines with capacity of 122 or 140 and 180 horsepower and one diesel with 150 or 184 horsepower. Later it will be filled up by two diesel engines and one petrol engine.

Audi A3 Sedan

Audi A3 Sedan Pic

Appearance of the new model was developed based on the new generation of hatchback A3. The front of the car is different from the hatchback – everything was changed even up to the front struts. According to preliminary information, the new sedan will be almost the same size as the older A4: length will be 4441 mm, width – 1841 mm, height – 1390 mm. The interior is likely to be as the salons hatchbacks.

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