English magazine Autocar presented new details about the new model Audi S3 2018-2019, the premiere of which is to be held at the Paris International Motor Show in the autumn of 2012-th year.
Now the new model Audi S3 passes the final stage of testing on the Nürburgring circuits.
The car has received dual exhaust pipes, which are branded Audi feature with index «S».
Updates the front of the display the additional openings in the bumper and black lattices, replaced the chrome parts of the standard Audi A3.
The entire length of Audi S3 comes more ‘deep’ skirt body kit.
Also, the car has received a different rear diffuser.
In addition, the car can be upgraded 18 inch wheeled wheels and tires in size 225/40.
The latest generation Audi S3 is equipped with a 4-cylinder 2-liter turbocharged engine from the Volkswagen Group, rather than the 5-cylinder 2.5-liter engine, which is located under the hood model RS3 Sportback.
However, no official data regarding the power of the power unit, have not voiced.
However, according to rumors, it will be about 280 ti horsepower with a torque of about 380 Nm ti.
With such performance to accelerate from 0 to 100 km / h, the car takes about 5.5 seconds, which is less than 0.2 seconds, compared to the previous generation model.
At the same time, the maximum speed will be 250 kilometers per hour.
In the basic configuration Audi S3 provides 6 A range manual gearbox, as well as an option also offered 7 -step “automatic”.
Initially, the new Audi S3 will be available as a 3 -door hatchback, after a while it will be added to the 5 -door version of the Sportback, and even later to be joined by a sedan.