2016 Audi A3 e-tron sportback plug-in hybrid is a great option if you require a luxury city car, especially to drive it on short distance around the city.
2016 Audi A3 – Sportback, Sedan Review
2016 Audi A3 Sportback comes with distinctive sporty style, the impressive line-up and perfect aerodynamics. He is much bigger than its predecessors. Frontal fascia features a high trapezoidal grille with four-circle badge upon it, Xenon high intensity discharge headlamp with dusk sensing headlamps and also daytime running rear lights. Inside Audi’s MMI interface to control the optional navigation system, audio-entertainment and interior functions. Audi Drive Select, which oversees steering weight, throttle and transmission response and suspension tuning will also be available. WiFi will be an available option for Facebook and Twitter alerts, read-aloud news headlines and Internet radio via Audi Connect smartphone integration. 2016 Audi A3 standard and available safety features also including a rear view camera. The high level of safety for all passengers, stability, economic efficiency and ecology are certainly things that this German manufacturer pays attention. The new A3 is certainly one model that satisfies all aspects and it will be a pleasure to see him in salons and on city streets. This producer is always placing extraordinary models to the market.
2016 Audi A3 – Hybrid, E-tron
2016 Audi A3 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder diesel in the TDI Sportback makes 150 horsepower and an estimated 236 pound-feet of torque. Turbocharged and intercooled DOHC 16-valve 1.4L inline-4, 150 hp, 184 lb-ft with AC synchronous electric motor with 8.8-kWh lithium-ion battery pack. It allows 102 hp, 243 lb-ft. Combined power rating is 204 hp, 258 lb-ft and these are sent to front wheels via 6-speed automatic transmission with manual shifting mode. To fully charge A3 e-tron’s battery of which can drive 30 miles of all-electric range will need around 4 hours to fully charge. A3 plug-in’s powertrain can develop a top speed of 138 mph and achieve 0 to 100mph time in 24.0 sec.
2016 Audi A3 Release date
2016 Audi A3 TDI Sportback should arrive at the end of summer of 2015. with current starting price of $30,000. Into the class luxury’s sedans A3 competitor will be Acura TLX 2016 and among hybrids are Chevrolet Volt and Toyota Prius.