Audi Q3, a SUV has 3 versions available in India. Audi Q3 has 3 Diesel cars. It comes in 5 colours, namely, Cobalt Blue, metallic, Florett silver, Glacier White Metallic, Ice Silver Metallic, Missano Red. Audi happens to be a luxury car manufacturer based in Germany and has been serving international markets with some of the sportiest luxury cars that are efficient, expressive, agile and spacious. Q3 is just an addition to this legacy. Audi Q3 is so effectively engineered that you have to do nothing- except get in. The innovative technologies that come with luxury and supreme comfort make each ride even more pleasant.
Audi Q3 offers agility along with compactness in exteriors that give it a sporty urban look. The shell of this well-engineered car offers even more dynamic and elegant looks. Chrome-plated tail pipe with 3D grille marks the rear and front respectively. LED headlights (optional) at the front make Audi even more eye-catching and stylish. Headlights are in abi-Xenon electric range that focuses sharp and intense beams of light- ensuring day like illumination even at night. Mirrors are backed by indicators that work in a fraction of a second. Front fog lights, electrically adjustable exterior mirrors with panoramic glass roof make the exterior of this car very impressive. There is an electric activation facility to raise and open the glass section in front of the panoramic roof mirror. Sun blinds for both front and rear passengers are provided. Light/rain sensor is also present in this car. Alloy wheel type with stylish rims takes sportiness to an all new level. Anti-theft wheel bolts are provided in Audi Q3; keeping safety in mind. All-in-all exteriors are compact, dynamic and stylish.
Interior & Features
Along with best-in-class exteriors, the car also offers spacious and luxurious interiors that make each ride comfortable. Panoramic glass roof at the top of this vehicle ensures proper daylight and ventilation. Interiors in Audi Q3 are distinctively spacious and made comfortable with the incorporation of effective designing techniques.MMI display with parking guidance makes Audi Q3 a best-in-class car. Audi parking aid comes further with a rear view camera that solves parking problems in busy Indian markets. Navigation system with Audi drive select is also present. There is Driver Information System (DIS) which comes with colour display; making technology presence even stronger. The ambience is made perfect through deluxe automatic air conditioning, rear a/c vents, and integrated audio system with speakers in both the front and rear. Bluetooth Connectivity is also present in the car. Other interior equipments of Audi Q3 include auxiliary input, air quality control, rear reading lamps, heated seats in front and rear, headrest and armrests in back row, cup holders (front + rear), trunk light, vanity mirror, multi-function steering wheel, cruise control, accessory power outlet etc. Seats are adjustable and offer every comfort you may require in any ride on any terrain. Seats come in leather, and few other automated tools include remote trunk/fuel lid opener.
Audi Q3 comes with a very powerful four-cylinder x four valves per cylinder engine. For superior driving dynamics, there is a 2.0-litre diesel engine that ensures optimized acoustics, spontaneous power delivery and greater refinement. The maximum power in 30 TDI S Edition is of 103 kW while it is 130 kW in 35 TDI Quattro variant. Maximum attainable torque is kept at 380 Nm. The engine is 16V and turbo-charged type. For swift transmission, there is a 7-speed S-Tronic gearbox with rack and pinion steering gear type. The clutching system in Audi Q3 is very effective.
The 1968 cc Diesel - powered variant delivers a fuel economy of 17.32 kmpl.
Performance and Handling
Audi Q3 has a very robust engine that is both efficient and effective, enhancing its performance to a great extent. Top attainable speed is 212 km/hr. Acceleration from 0-100 km/hr takes around 8.2 seconds and that too with very less fuel consumption and lower emissions. Handling of this sports vehicle is very easy in every type of terrain. Also, there is a hill-descent system provided for smooth handling in hilly terrains.
Competition is little for this car as either interior space or features are compromised in most of its competing car models. But considering the price range, Mercedes-Benz GLA Class, BMW X1, BMW X3 and Toyota Fortuner may be the competitors. +Read Further