At the end of 2018-2019, the German car manufacturer Audi has declassified second generation of “hot” 5-door hatchback RS3 Sportback 8V under the symbol.
Novelty is positioned as the most powerful premium compact car in the world.
The world debut of the new model is scheduled for the Geneva International Motor Show, which starts at the beginning of spring 2018-2019 year.
At the heart of the exterior Audi RS3 Sportback 2018-2019 model year is the same style, which made the rest of Ingolstadt and the “troika”.
From a less powerful version of the new hatchback S3 can be distinguished by a modified grille with black mesh falshradiatora like cells and large Quattro inscription at the bottom, on the other enclosures side mirrors, as well as aggressive facial bumper relief forms.
In the rear of the vehicle attract the attention of two large round exhaust pipes, a diffuser in the bumper and a pretty big spoiler that finishes the roof.
On the sidewalls «charged» Audi RS3 Sportback 2018-2019 can distinguish relief vyshtampovki, “muscular” wheel arches and high windows line.
Rounding out the appearance of a German car alloy wheels with a diameter of 19 inches, shod in a special “rubber” in size 235/35.
Due to a more pronounced aerodynamic body kit, a new “charged» Audi RS3 Sportback 2018-2019 to its external dimensions slightly higher than model, the S3 the Sportback .
Compared with the standard version of the model, ride height “hot” car German engineers have reduced by 2.5 centimeters.
The width of the front and rear track, on the contrary, increased – respectively to 151.4 and 155.9 centimeters.
Weight of the equipped hatchback is 1520 kg, which is about 50 kg less than that of the previous generation.
Overall, the interior design of the new Audi RS3 Sportback 2018-2019 interior is made in the style of the standard S3 Sportback.
Within the model, you can see the steering wheel upholstered in leather and flattened at the bottom of the rim, special sports seats with improved lateral support and RS3 inscriptions, emphasizing hatchback belonging to the company “charged” cars.
The interior decoration trends Germans used Alcantara and Nappa leather called.
Also in the interior of the car there are aluminum, carbon fiber and black lacquer inlays.
The surcharge for the “charged» Audi RS3 Sportback 2018-2019 offers lightweight RS bucket sport seats with integrated side airbags.
The frame of the seat is made of carbon fiber.
In the arsenal of new generation hatchback has a turbocharged 5-cylinder powerplant with a displacement of 2.5 liters, is fully consistent with Euro-6 emissions standard.
This engine produces approximately 367 mi horsepower maximum power and peak torque of about 465 Newton-meters is achieved between 1625 th to 5550-five revolutions per minute.
Such technical specifications of the engine ensured the new Audi RS3 Sportback 2018-2019 status as the most powerful hatchback in the history of the automotive industry, allowing to bypass the step Mercedes A 45 AMG with its 2-liter 360-strong unit.
No less important components of the machine – a robot 7-speed S-Tronic dual-clutch function and all-wheel drive system is known under the name Quattro.
Such a tandem provides the most powerful of the “Sportback” almost lightning acceleration.
The first “hundred” on the speedometer car transfer any of about 4.3 seconds, which is 0.3 seconds higher than in the previous generation hatchback.
For electronic limiter through the maximum speed of a novelty does not exceed 250 kilometers per hour.
However, the surcharge “ceiling” of the speed limit may be raised to 280 kilometers per hour.
As for fuel consumption, the mixed mode of motion powerplant Audi RS3 Sportback 2018-2019 “eats” the order of 8.1 liters per 100 kilometers.
At the heart of the new generation hatchback is traditional for Volkswagen Group models, modular platform with an index of the MQB.
The front part of the machine is completed with classical pillars such as “McPherson” with rotary aluminum units.
The active shock absorbers magnetorheological fluid pumped.
To stop new hatchback on all wheels used disc brakes with 8-piston calipers.
The diameter of the front discs is 37 cm, and rear – 31 centimeter.
The carbon-ceramic brake system will be offered as an option to customers.
The list of the basic equipment of the vehicle switched on German automaker Audi Drive Select system, through which you can change the transmission settings “gas” pedal and the suspension (if you install the optional adaptive dampers).
Steering the car is equipped with electric power with a variable gear ratio.
To conquer the European market, “charged» Audi RS3 Sportback 2018-2019 will go from the second half of 2018-2019 year.
The first country in which the new hatchback will arrive, will be the United Kingdom.
Presumably, the cost of a “hot” German news will start with at least 50 500 euros.
On the timing of the appearance of the car in the Russian market yet unknown.