Audi’s subcompact Audi Q3 crossover SUV gets attention with its upscale style, extreme practicality and comfort, advanced technology and outstanding performance. The second generation Audi Q3 arrived at a new and larger platform with the standard Quattro all-wheel-drive system.
The engine range in the US makes 2.0L turbo available in two situations while in other markets buyers can also have TDI option and more TFSI versions. 2020 Audi Q3 will not come with many new details but the big news is the new high performance version of Q3 RS. This new model will enhance the style and performance of the model to a new level and will be an alternative for its rivals.
2020 Audi Q3 Design, Features
Audi redesigned the subcompact Audi Q3 around MQB platform everywhere and made it bigger too. This new platform provides greater powertrain flexibility, improved technology, and performance, while a longer, longer and wider wheelbase means more space and comfort for passengers and cargo.
Modern style models and balanced with new signature elements. The octagonal grid borrows inspiration from the range-topping Audi Q8 model and the modern design headlights also attract attention. Specified charter lines and finely carved fenders also contribute to the appearance of the model. The back also defines lines and formers with fitting bumpers and attractive headlights.
2020 Audi Q3 will keep the same things about style but the brand will add a more sporty and more aggressive version of RS Q3. The high-performance Audi Q3 will improve aerodynamics with a new diffuser and much larger air intakes will also affect style and performance. Wider track and lower driving height will also function for better performance and stability and form a more aggressive appearance. This model will also use unique wheels with improved brakes peeking behind the fingers. The rear spoiler tip and oval exhaust will also determine RS Q3 model.
With a 3.0-inch wheelbase longer and an overall length of 4.0 inches, the new generation Audi Q3 provides more comfort and cargo space. The cargo volume grows to 54 cubes with the rear seats stored and becomes 16.7 cubes with a functional rear row. This model also provides high-end and high-tech comfort features.
The subcompact crossover will offer leather and non-foam coatings, two zone climate control, heated steering wheels, a sunroof and many other luxurious extras. The latest infotainment system with smartphone support and a large 10.1-inch middle screen will also be offered as well as a 10.3-inch digital instrument cluster. Safety aspects will also use the latest technology including adaptive cruise control, lane keep assists, automatic emergency braking with detection of pedestrians and cyclists, surrounding vision and parking assistance.
2020 Audi Q3 Engine, Performance
Audi limits the range of engine options in the US for a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine but it comes in two conditions. The base 2020 Audi Q3 will produce 184 hp and 236 lb-ft of torque. The engine upgrade will produce 228 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. The model will use an 8-speed automatic transmission and the Quattro all-wheel-drive system. Audi has no plans to offer a sad version of the front wheel drive.
The high-performance RS Q3 version will update the suspension and braking system while the engine must come from RS 3 model. In that application, the 2.5-inline-5 turbocharged unit produces 400 hp and 354 pound-feet of torque. With that, RS Q3 must run 60 mph in under 5 seconds.
2020 Audi Q3 Release Date, Prices
The new 2020 Audi Q3 will enter the market by the end of the year with the launch of Audi RS Q3 in 2020 year. The price will start again at around $ 36,000 dollars. The recently redesigned model goes against major brands and popular models including BMW X1, Mercedes GLA, Jaguar E-Pace and Volvo XC40 model.