TDI® Clean Diesel Technology
combination of direct diesel injection and turbocharging allows the 2.0
liter TDI® clean diesel engine to deliver an impressive 236 lb-ft. of
torque and produce 140hp. It also meets or exceeds all 50 states
emissions requirements, producing 30 percent fewer CO2 emissions than a
comparable gasoline engine.
Powerful yet Efficient 2.0 TFSI® Engine
award-winning 2.0 TFSI engine provides 211 hp and 258 lb-ft. of torque
and combines Audi valvelift system, variable valve timing and TFSI®
direct injection for increased power and efficiency. The Audi 2.0 TFSI®
has been the engine of choice for more than 1.3 million Audi drivers
worldwide and is one of the most awarded engines of the last decade.
the A3, form and function work seamlessly. Take the exterior for
instance. The exhaust tips and surrounding rear diffuser create a sporty
look, while the Sportback design with large rear hatch makes loading
and unloading virtually effortless.
LED Daytime Running Lights
signature LED daytime running lights not only add a distinct look to
the vehicle, they also improve visibility while using half of the energy
of conventional bulbs.
Designed for Versatility
aspect of the A3 blends sophisticated refinement with versatile
utility. The luxurious interior is spacious enough to accommodate
large-capacity loads up to 39 cu. ft., thanks to the 60/40 split-folding
rear seats and five-door Sportback design.
Audi Music Interface
connective technology offers intelligent integration with the iPod®.
Any iPod® Generation 4 and higher may be connected through the glove
box, providing full iPod® controls on the MMI® screen. This feature
allows connection of a USB flash drive or a conventional auxiliary audio
input as well.
Six Standard Airbags
six standard, second-generation airbags provide an additional measure
of safety. They include front-impact airbags for the driver and
passenger and are designed to help protect the head. Seat-mounted,
side-impact airbags for the front seat occupants are designed to help
protect the thorax in a collision. And the side-curtain airbags offer
front and rear occupants head protection in the event of a side
collision or rollover.