Audi A3 (2003 to Present)
Audi A3 – Class compact car manufactured by Volkswagen AG under the brand Audi since 1996.
Audi A3 I was on put on the market in mid-1996. The beginning of has availability to be having made exclusively with 3-door body. In 1999, the offer they joined 5-door model. In the mid-2000 years was modernized.
Auto offered with several engine designs. Mia small but they different variants of power from 101hp to 224hp petrol engines and from 90hp to 130hp diesel units Different. For fans of sporty driving provided a model S3 1.8 T engine with an output of 224hp. Version S3 be a standard outfitted in a drive on both axes. S3 provides background Sports axis G: acceleration 0-100km/h 6.6 seconds and speed the maximum is 243km/h Made exclusively by the buyers have found about approximately 913 thousands of copies first-generation Audi A3.
Audi A3 II was presented in about 2003. Was on for a new plate for resting Volkswagen Group (PQ35). As with the previous model car to be having has availability initially made exclusively in three-door version. Version five ciodrzwiowa was a introduced for sale in 2004, and received a now names Sportback. This version by arrangement be shorter than the 3-door and has a background larger one luggage Score. In 2006, the production of a louse S3 and the version with the 2.0 TFSI engine with 265hp and the drive dem quattro initially only as a 3-door hatchback. At the beginning of 2007 years aspirated Months 2.0 FSI engine has been replace the turbo risers charged battery unit 1.8 TFSI. In contrast, at the end of the same year, the 1.6 FSI was replace the 1.4 TFSI risers.
In 2008, model A3 passed facelift, further extend the offer up a of version S3 Sportback body. Production Audi A3 second generation finish czono from the beginning Except 2013. Made exclusively for the customer to hit on about 2 million units of this model.
Since the fall of 2007 produced is so small, the new Audi A3 Cabriolet version. His sale start up a in mid-January 2008. According to tradition Audi cabriolet version is a classic for a soft roof instead of metal composition desired. Dost Pnych is five engine variants, including three petrol engines 1.8 TFSI (160hp) and 2.0 TDI (200hp) and two diesel engines 1.6 TDI (105hp) and 2.0 TDI (140hp).
Audi A3 III was presented on the Geneva Motor Show 2012. During the same year, will start With production 3-door vehicle. The car was created on the platform of the Volkswagen MQB. On it are based among others Volkswagen Golf VII of the SEAT LeÃ³n and III. The compact Audi is lighter than its predecessor by around 80kg.
During the Geneva Motor Show 2013 Audi show for a production version A3 model SportBack with the engine on the spring located natural gas (CNG). The vehicle is marked with the nomenclature of the manufacturer as ‘g-tron’. Auto can be equally powered syngas, produced under the project zero emission fuel ‘Audi e-gas’.
In March 2013 during the fair in New York City, Audi officially unveiled And A3 Saloon/Sedan, which is based on the MQB platform. Dimensions limousine is 4.46 m long Those widely 1.8 m high 1.42 m wheelbase is 2.64 m compared to the model A3 Sportback, Saloon is 11 mm wider and 9 mm taller. Capacity luggage This stems 425 l Serial production started up a 12 June 2013 year. Thus, Audi started For a new chapter in the gierskim GyÃ¶r, where the German manufacturer celebrates in 2013 the 20th anniversary of his attendance. The factory in GyÃ¶r in the last two years be and expanded, to allow production model A3 Sedan. The investment headstone his wife Genus of about 900 million euros, but thanks it hired more than 2,100 new employees.
In May 2013, Audi will expand For tenders of the strongest version marked S3. The car is propelled petrol engine 2.0 TFSI with 300hp and a maximum torque of 380 Nm. Sprint from 0 to 100km/h takes (with accessibility climber optional automatic Box Gearbox S tronic) just 4.8 seconds, and the version with the box manual – 5.2 seconds. Speed max was restricted to a 250km/h Body in a large extent, made of hard steel alloys and the front blue sky otniki and mask engine – of aluminum. Ready for the road vehicle has weighed no more than 1395kg, which is about 60kg less than the previous generation.
In September 2013 years the company from Ingolstadt presented background najoszcz Dniejszy the range model called the Audi A3 Ultra. Cars with this nickname, like the Volkswagen BlueMotion versions – were characterized up May as the lowest Szym wear vibrant fuel. Audi A3 Ultra version featuring a diesel Ny 1.6 liter TDI with 110hp. Thanks lowered suspension and change position PRZE For Email gearbox car wed services to the manufacturer consumes small average 3.2 l a diesel per 100km.
At the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2013 years debuted For Audi A3 Cabriolet. Compared to its predecessor, the car much Uros, Long Body was a relationship increased by a 18 cm. The car holds a Ã³cienny roof that opens Electrically, the operation of this you can make while driving, if speed does not exceed 50km/h Production of this version of the move And in October.
In February 2014 years version of the Audi presented For model S3 Cabriolet. Offered car going with the 2.0 TFSI with 300hp and a maximum torque of 380 Nm. Auto outfitted it in a matter of mid-roof, which is made up of automatically in 18 seconds, and can be Served at the speed you up to 50km/h The car accelerates to 100km/h in 5.4 up rozp spends up the speed you maximum 250km/h Mover is transmitted to the wheels of both axles through a Quattro system. Sales Audi A3 Cabriolet starts the summer of 2014. Prices in Germany start up from 48 500 euros.
In April of 2014 years – at a press conference organized on the occasion of the motor show in New York – the Audi A3 receives a background of automotive journalists prestige mid title “World Car of the Year 2014″.