Both the Audi A3 and Audi S3 have become well-known in markets worldwide, and if you’ve owned one then you know some of the many reasons why. The high-quality precision that goes into the quality of each model has been revered by auto manufacturers on the international market. With the 2018 Audi A3 and 2018 Audi S3 set to make its mark on the international community, it’s time to disclose everything that’s expected.
The 2018 Audi A3 and S3 will once again debut as a sedan that pushes the envelope in performance and luxury. The versatile 2018 models will offer the perfect balance of luxury, comfort, and all the while as being introduced with a very affordable price tag. Priced thousands less than other imports, consumers here in the US and in other markets globally will want to consider all the 2018 models have to offer.
In the following preview we take a closer look at the upcoming 2018 Audi A3 and 2018 Audi S3 disclosing specs, features, price, and release date info for the Sedan, Sportback, and Cabriolet models.
2018 Audi A3 and Audi S3 Specs and Features – Sedan, Sportback, and Cabriolet Model
The new lineup of specs and features that will be packed into both the 2018 A3 and 2018 S3 will be a testament to Audi’s commitment to innovative technology. Pushing performance and luxury to the limits will be seen in both 2018 models while maintaining the idea of being very affordable. The sedan will offer plenty of seating, while the A3 Sportback will offer plenty of storage space, and the A3 Cabriolet will be the stylish convertible.
Some of the biggest enhancements of both when comparing them to the 2017 models will include more standard features, more trunk space in the AWD models, and more responsive steering. Some of the most notable standard features seen across all models will include premium leather, high-quality interior trim package, premium audio infotainment package, and a panoramic moonroof.
Audi’s innovative MMI technology allows you to have one central hub controlling all onboard electronics. Controlling multimedia, phone calls, music streaming, navigation, and integration with many apps gives you plenty of entertainment choices for all occupants. Audi’s operating system is fast, customizable, and boasts many options that have yet to be seen.
Rumours on the 2018 Audi A3 engine specs include a 4-cylinder 2.0 and 1.8-litre engine boasting 150, 170, and at least 220-hp respectively. The specs of the 2018 Audi S3 engine will boast 4-cylinder 2.0 litre with nearly 300-hp. We’ll see a 6-speed automatic with selectable auto-manual transmission option across both models with gas mileage ranging from 24-32MPG/city and up to 32MPG/highway.
2018 Audi A3 and Audi S3 Price and Release Date – Sedan, Sportback, and Cabriolet Model
Early word on the price of the 2018 A3 and 2018 S3 suggests we’ll see a very competitive price when looking at other 2018 luxury sedans, wagons, and convertibles. Below, we have the expected price for all models for both the A3 and S3 giving you a great look at things to come.
|2018 Audi A3 Sedan Price||Starting at $31,500|
|2018 Audi S3 Sedan Price||Starting at $42,00|
|2018 Audi A3 Sportback Price||Starting at $38,400|
|2018 Audi A3 Cabriolet Price||Starting at $40,100|
The expected release date for all models of the 2018 Audi S3 and 2018 Audi A3 is looking to remain pretty consistent with previous year’s models. If this becomes a reality, you can expect to see the new shipments arrive at a local Audi dealer near you around the 2017 holiday season in most markets around the world. There’s nothing to suggest we’ll see anything different as Audi is one of the many who typically sticks with an annual launch cycle of their new models.
We’re certain there are more rumours and confirmations to come on the upcoming 2018 Audi A3 and S3 specs, features, price, and release date as we’ll continue to update this review.