Audi RS 3 Sportback: renewing the compact sports Ingolstadt

If just a few months ago, in the past Hall of Paris, the signing of the four rings gave the surprise with the start of the long of the restyling of the Audi RS 3 Sedan, now with the occasion of the Geneva the next month of march shows us the aspect of the evolved version Sportback the compact sports car of the range.

The new RS 3 Sportback receives a few strokes aesthetic in its outer appearance, which now adopts the new grill single frame brand germans in the front, accompanied by the new set of LED headlights front and a bumper lines accented and aggressive.
In the behind we also find with a change of optical, now with a new design as well as the renewed bumper that continues to respect the dual exhaust outlet on the diffuser, but this latter has been modified by adopting an aspect more imposing.

to 400 HP allowing the RS 3 to reach 100 Km/h in just 4,1 seconds

on the other hand, in the interior her changes come to play new sports steering wheel RS lined in skin or of the Audi virtual cockpit of series that replaces the tachometer conventional to offer an extra information to the driver as the tire pressure, G-forces, torque, or infotainment system and GPS map.

But if there is a great jump differentiator in the facelift of the compact German sports is given in the section mechanical. And is that Ingolstadt have evolved the engine block 2.5-liter TFSI until the 400 HP horsepower (33 more than the current version) and 480 Nm of torque also in this body.

With this new powertrain, associated to the total traction Quattro and the gearbox double clutch S Tronic 7-speed, the vehicle will be able to achieve the 100 Km/h from standstill in only 4.1 seconds and get a maximum speed of 250 Km/h electronically limited can be raised to 280 Km/h upon payment of a package optional extra.

For the moment, and despite the fact that next month we will have the chance to see him in person at the appointment helvetica, your arrival dealers, like its sedan brother, will not be effective until the next month of August.