New Audi RS3 Sportback and Sedan


The new Audi RS3 is revealed in an innovative architecture to ogle the competition with a design and performance of another dimension. Its 5 cylinders in line under the hood give it a beautiful sportiness, up to 290 km/h depending on the chosen pack. The sportiness is also noticed through the semi-slick tires as well as the clean lines and curves of the body. Between the RS3 Sportback and the RS3 sedan, which version excites you the most? Read on for more details.


The look of the third generation Audi RS3 throws it in! This new bomb is equipped with a gaping front where its singleframe grille in black lacquered color elegantly stands out, the design of which is harmoniously associated with the optional LED Matrix optics.

Pixel checkerboards are provided in the lower part to offer a beautiful animation each time you switch on the ignition or when you switch off the engine: the letters and numbers R-S-3 scroll successively to welcome you. The vehicle, through its sinewy lines, exudes sportiness.

The bodybuilt fenders designed to house the standard 19 ”rims only add charm to the whole. Two large exhaust outlets are present at the rear diffuser. We discover for the first time a variable valve control favoring the widening of the sound field according to the driving mode.

A digital display with 12.3 ”Virtual Cockpit screen welcomes you inside this newborn of the Audi RS range to give you futuristic sensations. The suede steering wheel will please fans of racing cars. The seats and all the elements of the interior have benefited from meticulous finishes dominated by nappa leather and carbon fiber to maximize comfort and racing atmosphere.

Audi RS 3 Sportback
Audi RS 3 Sportback


Two new driving modes are now available to you, even if Audi has retained its famous 2.5 TFSI five-cylinder engine which is the exclusive feature of this car. The power of the latter, available from 5,600 rpm, amounts to 400 hp and is supplied via a quattro transmission. A 7-speed robotized S double-clutch gearbox is used. As standard, the vehicle is limited to 250 km/h.

However, you have the option of using the RS Dynamic package to enjoy a top speed of 290 km/h. The uniqueness of this new Audi RS range also lies in its seating. The new, more voluminous fenders as well as an additional air outlet mean that the car is rather wise in contact with the asphalt. The Pirelli P Zero Trofeo R semi-slick tires also promote an efficient level of grip for the circuit.

Finally, the 2021 version the Audi RS3 can turn into a true queen of drifting thanks to its quattro sport differential and other technologies allowing to carry out remarkable "drifts". Both the RS3 Sedan and the RS3 Sportback come with all these features and promise you a sublime driving experience.

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