Audi A3 Overview
Audi's A3 is a compelling entry-level luxury car, but it lacks some important features for its price. It's solid, quiet, and has a drum-tight body structure. Agile handling and a firm, controlled ride make it enjoyable to drive. Base FWD models come with a 1.8-liter engine, which delivered a respectable 27-mpg in our tests. AWD versions have a stronger but less efficient 2.0-liter engine. Gripes include complicated controls and a very tight rear seat. It's easy to hit $40,000 with just a few options. A sporty S3 with a 292-hp, 2.0-liter turbo; a 2.0-liter diesel; and a convertible have been added. A FWD hatchback will be available with diesel and hybrid powertrains in 2015.
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