Audi has officially unveiled the five-door version of its most compact A1 model, which is traditional for this type of body, received a name prefix Sportback. World premiere of new items was held at the Tokyo Motor Show in 2011.
According to its dimensions, the new Audi A1 Sportback remain with the same length as the 3d, but the width and height of the model grew 6mm. The front doors were a little shorter, and the slope of the rear pillars decreased.
Models & Prices 2016 Audi A1 Sportback.
|1.4 TFSI MT||$27,000||1.4 petrol (125 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|1.4 TFSI S tronic||$28,200||1.4 petrol (125 hp)||Automatic (7)||front|
|1.4 TFSI (150 hp) Sport MT||$29,400||1.4 petrol (125 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|1.4 TFSI Design MT||$29,400||1.4 petrol (125 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|1.4 TFSI (150 hp) Sport S tronic||$31,000||1.4 petrol (150 hp)||Automatic (7)||front|
|1.4 TFSI Design S tronic||$31,000||1.4 petrol (125 hp)||Automatic (7)||front|
|1.8 TFSI Sport S tronic||$41,200||1.8 petrol (192 hp)||Automatic (7)||front|
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The company notes that the five-door Audi A1 Sportback has a little more leg room and head back passengers. By the way, customers can order free of charge under the rear sofa three passengers, not for two, as is the default. Cargo capacity ranges from 270 to 920 liters.
But apparently you can still note the appearance of a further embodiment of the design of the unique wheels and orange coloring of a body called the Samoa Orange.
European buyers of new available with four petrol and three diesel powertrains. The base is a 1.2-liter gasoline engine with 86 hp and a 1.4-liter turbocharged engine capacity of 122 and 185 hp more will be added, and the 140-hp version.
Diesels represented 1.6 liter engine, available with a capacity of 90 and 104 hp, as well as a more powerful 2.0-liter 143-strong unit. Transmission – 6-speed manual or 7-speed “robot” S tronic.
Sales of the new Audi A1 Sportback in Europe started in the spring of 2012.
The updated 2016 Audi A1 Sportback.
In mid-November 2014 the manufacturer from Ingolstadt presented the restyled three and five-door hatchback A1 2016 model year received retouched bumper (given the increase in length by 30 mm), changes in lighting fixtures, as well as additional options for paint finishes.
In the saloon cars remained unchanged – the same applies to the 231-strong “hot” modifications of Audi S1,which the update does not affected. European sales of the models will start in the spring of 2015.
Now, in the line of powertrains for the Audi A1 Sportback 2015 includes three-cylinder engines – a 1.0-liter TFSI petrol engine 95 hp and 90-horsepower diesel TDI ultra displacement of 1.4 liters. The dynamic characteristics of cars with the new engines are not specified yet.
Also in the range are preserved 1.6-liter turbodiesel (116 hp), the 1.4-liter TFSI, available in versions 125 and 150 recoil forces, plus top-end petrol engine of 1.8 liters, which develops 192 hp The latter relies on the default 7-band robot S tronic, for the rest of the modifications he goes for a fee.
In addition, as an option for the Audi A1 Sportback 2015 became available adjustable dampers with the possibility to change the level of hardness by a system Audi drive select, and redesigned power steering hatchback laid already in the database. Cost five-door rose to $27,000 for the base version of the hatchback with a 192-horsepower engine dealers ask from $41,200.