Audi doesn’t have ultra high-performance SUVs other than the RS Q3 – but that could be set to change with new RS Q5 and RS Q7 models. Michael Berchtold, project manager for the Audi RS3 Sportback quattro, thought he was simply going to be discussing the potential of an RS3 sedan at the launch of [...]
Vehicle Style: 5-door compact SUV Price: $81,900/$89,945 as tested Engine/trans: 228kW/420Nm 5cyl petrol | 7spd twin-clutch S-tronic Fuel Economy claimed: 8.8 l/100km | tested: not recorded OVERVIEW The Audi RS Q3 has a couple of firsts...Show More Summary
Audi has cooked up one of the sharpest and most dynamic additions to its compact performance class to date. Including a five-cylinder engine, 450 Nm of torque and a 4.8 second acceleration from from 0 to 100 km/h, Audi slides in these… The post Audi presents New Q3 & RS Q3 appeared first on Highsnobiety.
The Audi Q3 range, including the hot RS Q3, has been given a visual and mechanical makeover as it heads into its mid-life phase. A new design treatment for the Audi’s single-frame grille, which now has a bolder metal-like border treatment that bleeds into the headlights, clearly marks the updated model out from its forebears. [...]
The 2014 SEMA show has been in full swing this week, bringing a horde of tuned cars both bland and badass, but the 600+ hp Roush Ford Mustang is one of the most interesting on display, Audi has revealed the facelifted Q3 as well as its much more interesting RS Q3 variant, and the latest issue from the Fast & Furious franchise, Furious 7, now...
www.ZerCustoms.com - The Ingolstadt carmaker revealed this week the updated 2015 Audi Q3 facelift and... [...]
Audi has revealed its updated-for-2015 Q3 SUV today, shown here in its sports-kitted TDI diesel and top-shelf RS petrol forms. The new model-year update brings a number of small but significant styling changes, along with improved fuel efficiency across the range and boosted outputs for the hero RS Q3. Show More Summary
Audi's hot compact crossover is even hotter for 2015.
Well, that was quick. A mere 20 months after its debut at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show, Audi has issued a fairly significant update to its RS Q3 crossover. A light exterior refresh - the most noticeable change is that the grille surround...Show More Summary
Audi’s Q3 has just been launched on the market, priced from about $33k, but overseas the vehicle has been around since 2011. It’s now undergone a mid-cycle update, which sees the compact crossover receive a few visual tweaks, more efficient engines and some new tech features. In a strange move, the Q3 that has just been launched in the...
MTM Tuning presented its own program for the Audi RS Q3 a few weeks ago, and it was an impressive kit that played into the strengths of the German crossover. We applauded MTM then for its work not knowing that another noted German tuner was on its way to revealing its own program for the RS Q3. Show More Summary
www.ZerCustoms.com - The aftermarket specialists from Motoren-Technik-Mayer GmbH (MTM) revealed today... [...]
The Audi Q5 and Q7 understandably get all the love among Audi’s roster of crossovers and SUVs. But let’s not forget about the Q3. This little brother got some spunk and it definitely deserves a path on the back, or in the case of German tuner MTM, a dedicated aftermarket program. Show More Summary
A subtly updated Audi RS Q3 has been spotted out testing in Germany, months out from its anticipated debut. The first facelift for Audi‘s first ever RS-badged SUV, the changes appear to be mild, the biggest difference set to be the RS Q3’s front and rear lights. Spied through black and white camouflaged swirls, the new [...]
Audi’s Q3 compact crossover is set to launch on the market this fall, but the vehicle’s been on sale elsewhere for the past couple of years and is due to receive a mid-cycle update soon. We’ve already seen spy shots of a prototype for a facelifted version of the regular Q3, and now we have spy shots of a prototype for a...
2014 AUDI Q3 REVIEW What’s Hot: It’s an Audi RS model for substantially less than $100k. What’s Not: But does it really feel like an RS? X-FACTOR: Sporty without being hardcore, the RS Q3 marries SUV appeal with hot-hatch verve. Vehicle...Show More Summary
The new $81,900 Audi RS Q3 is the first ever RS model sold here under $100,000, and the first ever RS-badged SUV. It comes with a 2.5-litre turbocharged five-cylinder petrol engine producing 228kW of power between 5200-6700rpm, and 420Nm of torque at 1500-5200rpm. Fuel use is rated at 8.8L/100km, and it boasts a claimed 0-100km/h [...]
The new Audi RS Q3 is the pricey new range-topper in the German brand’s most popular model range. It certainly does come in at a premium, priced from $81,900 – a full $25,400 more than the next dearest model in Q3 range. It has all-wheel-drive, a punchy turbocharged engine, a standard seven-speed dual-clutch automatic and [...]
The Audi RS Q3 marks the end of the RS badge being reserved for the squattest, brawniest and most expensive models in the German brand’s range. The RS Q3 is Audi’s first SUV to wear the RS badge, and the first RS model to come in under $100,000 in Australia. The RS Q3 sits atop the company’s [...]
People typically buy small crossovers because they offer extra room, a taller ride height, and often all-wheel drive over small sedans and hatches. Driving dynamics aren't usually a priority. So how do you explain the Audi RS Q3? Read more...