In December 2014 the automaker from Ingolstadt presented the “charged” Audi RS3 Sportback 2 generation hatchback to the new body with the index 8V. The world premiere will take place in the framework of the model the Geneva Motor Show in 2015. Unlike the machines of the former generation, which presented only seven years after the appearance of a conventional Audi A3 bodywork 8P, to create a new RS the company took much less time – a standard Audi A3 (8V) made its debut in the capital of Switzerland in the spring of 2012.
Models & Prices Audi RS3 Sportback 2017.
|2.5 S tronic quattro||$80,000||2.5 petrol (367 hp)||Machine (7)||full|
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Outside the top-end modification is allocated a new grille with gloss black mesh honeycomb and the inscription “quattro”, an aggressive front bumper with stylish silver inserts with flaps on the sides, in other buildings rear view mirrors, rear spoiler, the diffuser and the two oval tailpipes of the exhaust system. Default Audi RS3 Sportback (2017) put on 19-inch alloy wheels that have multiple design options. The interior sports a hatchback sports steering wheel with flattened rim, metal plates on the pedals, carbon fiber inserts and trim Nappa leather and Alcantara. For fee-bucket seats are available with a carbon frame – they are 7 kg lighter than usual.
Specifications. Even in the base model rely powerful brakes (discs with a diameter of 370 mm front and 310 – in the back), but can be ordered and carbon-ceramic. As before, under the bonnet of the new Audi RS3 Sportback is a 2.5-liter five-cylinder petrol turbo engine, but its capacity is now at 367 hp (465 nm in the range from 1 625 to 5 550 r/min), whereas previously it was 340 and 450 Nm force moment. Thrust is transmitted to the wheels through a 7-band upgraded robotized transmission S tronic. From zero to hundreds hatchback accelerates in 4.3 seconds (0.3 sec. Faster than the previous RS3), and the maximum speed is limited to the traditional 250 km/h (at a charge “collar” can be reduced to 280 kilometers per hour). Thus, now Audi claim that their new RS3 Sportback II became the most powerful and fastest production “charged” hatchback, having selected this title at 360-horsepower Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG, which is on the need to disperse hundreds of 4.6 seconds. Let’s see what answer shtutgarttsy. According to rumors, there are already working on an even more extreme version of its model. This RS3 is positioned as a car for every day. The manufacturer claims an average fuel consumption in the combined cycle of 8.1 liters per hundred kilometers. Save the oil pump to help manage the performance and system start/stop and braking energy recovery. Sam the engine meet environmental standards “Euro 6”. Among the other technical characteristics of the Audi RS3 Sportback 2017 is worth noting underestimated on 15 mm suspension and extended track (up to 1559 mm at the front and up to 1514 – in the back). In addition, it established a steering with variable gear ratio, and the battery and all-wheel drive system components are placed in the rear for better weight distribution. Branded Quattro system has been improved for the new items (its mass is reduced by 1.4 kg) and is equipped with an electronically inter-axle and multi-plate clutch system, thrust vector control. Depending on the situation, the rear axle can be transmitted from 50 to 100% torque. And in sport mode the control electronics can take turns in a controlled drift.