A week before the world premiere at the Shanghai Motor Show in 2011 the carmaker from Ingolstadt presented its new compact crossover 2016 Audi Q3, which took place on the linear notch below the model Q5.
Novelty recognizable design, made in the corporate style of the company, but with a more faceted forms, making the front of the Audi Q3 more aggressive and sloping roof gives a rapid crossover look.

Configuration and price 2016 Audi Q3.

Equipment Price Engine Transmission Drive
1.4 TFSI MT $34,900 1.4 petrol (150 hp) Manual (6) front
1.4 TFSI S tronic $37,000 1.4 petrol (150 hp) Automatic (7) front
2.0 TFSI MT $37,400 2.0 petrol (180 hp) Manual (6) front
2.0 TFSI MT quattro $37,900 2.0 petrol (180 hp) Manual (6) full
2.0 TDI MT $39,000 2.0 Diesel (184 hp) Manual (6) front
2.0 TFSI S tronic $40,100 2.0 petrol (180 hp) Automatic (7) front
2.0 TDI MT quattro $41,200 2.0 Diesel (184 hp) Manual (6) full
2.0 TDI S tronic quattro $42,900 2.0 Diesel (184 hp) Automatic (7) full

The car is based on the Volkswagen Tiguan, but its dimensions Audi Q3 slightly shorter, lower and wider than its donor: the length of the new items is 4385 mm, width – 1831, height – 1 608 ground clearance (clearance) is 170 millimeters.
The interior of the Audi Q3 has traces of a small hatchback Audi A1, but in the decoration used only high-quality materials. Trunk volume compact crossover is 460 liters, and when he sat folded rear increases to 1 365 liters
Engines for Audi q3 also moved to the Tiguan – a gasoline 2.0-liter TSFI capacity of 170 and 211 hp, and two variants of diesel TDI with returns of 140 and 177 hp, respectively. All versions except the most modest 140-strong, equipped with all-wheel drive with clutch Haldex.
Transmission for crossover provides two: either a 6-speed manual or 7-speed S tronic robot with double clutch. Among the options are available on car leather seats, heated seats, aluminum trim, 7-inch screen of MMI, a panoramic roof and sound system with 14 speakers BOSE.
Buy a new Audi Q3 2016 can be as low as $34,900. It will be on the mechanics of the machine with a 170-horsepower engine. Masthead Q3 with a machine gun and 211 hp engine we estimated in $43,400.
In the fall of 2013th dealers began taking orders for front-drive version of SUV with 150-horsepower 1.4-liter turbmotorom. The cost of the 2016 Audi Q3 with manual transmission starts at $34,900, and an extra charge for “robot” is $3,900. The equipment includes climate control, light and rain sensors, heated and electric door mirrors, heated front seats and a system of “start/stop”.
And for extra base Audi Q3 can be upgraded to MMI multimedia system with navigation and audio firm BOSE, panorama roof, sport seats and keyless entry system in the showroom.

The updated Q3.

In early November 2014 the German automaker introduced an updated version of Audi Q3, will receive not only retouched appearance, but also modernized equipment.
In front stands a car a new front bumper with extended sections of the side air intakes, a head optics (fee is now available in full-LED headlights), as well as the updated radiator grille with a pronounced trim, which is adjacent to the light engineering.
Feed 2016 Audi Q3 had not much change, but the attention of the paying rear bumper, and a drawing of lights. It is noted that the overall length of the SUV increased by 5 millimeters and its height on the contrary – was reduced by 18 mm.
As for the interior of the car, it has remained the same. Preserved and range of engines, but the engines are a bit more powerful than before, and at the same time a little economical and environmentally friendly (in terms of carbon dioxide emissions they could bring up to standards “Euro 6”).
2.0-liter gasoline engine gives Now, depending on the degree of forcing, 180 and 220 hp (it was 170 and 211 troops), and the diesel engine develops 183 “horses” against 177 previously. As to the “charged” version of the Audi RS Q3, its five-cylinder 2.5-liter turbocharged engine now boasts 340-impact forces (+30 hp) – it is possible to reduce the acceleration time from 0 to 100 km/h to 0 7 sec. – Up to 4.8 seconds.
Sales of the updated Audi Q3 will start in March 2015 of the price of $34,900 for the base 150-hp front-drive on the mechanics. Surcharge for S tronic $3,900, and for crossover with all-wheel drive will have to shell out a minimum of $39,000, but it will be a version with a 2.0-liter engine 180 forces. Diesel Q3 with the “robot” and quattro will cost $42,900, excluding options.