The perfect synthesis of performance and appointment in a car that makes easy work of the everyday. The all-new Audi S3 Sportback raises the bar in every respect with sharp new design, power on tap, advanced technology and that indefinable S factor.
Progress you can feel.
Designed for drivers
Extraordinary agility is at the very heart of the S3 Sportback. Riding 15mm lower in height, with S sport suspension featuring adaptive damper control, it boasts ride and handling that is simply next level. Its seven-speed S tronic dual-clutch transmission allows for perfect modulation of power, while quattro permanent all-wheel drive transfers it to the road for unrivalled grip. The combination is both thrilling and addictive.
0 to 100km/h
Poise, performance and presence
With a 2.0-litre TFSI engine producing 228kW of power and a massive 400Nm of torque, the most powerful S3 Sportback ever produced sets the bar at a new high. Reaching 100km/h from rest in just 4.8 seconds tells only part of the story. Its combination of lightning-fast seven-speed S tronic transmission and dynamic S sport suspension creates a performance all-rounder that delights in all situations.
Dynamic from every perspective
Even at a glance the S3 Sportback leaves no doubt to its performance potential, with a subtle yet unmistakable presence. The wider Singleframe grille and new rhombus-pattern treatment adds to the strong stance of the vehicle, flanked by large air intakes that are reminiscent of Audi race cars. The leading edge of the bonnet nods to the brand’s all-conquering rally cars, while the sculpted flanks, strikingly shaped rear complete with rear lip spoiler and distinctive S quad oval exhaust trims leave no doubt as to the S3 Sportback’s potential.
Whether at speed or at a standstill, the new S3 Sportback exudes its own undeniable presence. Its distinctive new light signature and daytime running lights have been integrated into the very design of the car, adding to the sharp, front end styling, while striking new look 19-inch alloy sports wheels add to the unmistakable dynamism and promise of performance.
Luxury meets sport
The interior of the S3 Sportback reflects its purposeful exterior design, while delivering uncompromising luxury and appointment. Clean lines accentuate the feeling of space, while the orientation of controls around the driver are in keeping with the vehicles performance pedigree. This performance focus is beautifully melded with a luxurious finish, the front sport seats with their integrated headrests, upholstered in distinctive diamond stitching and fine Nappa leather and the colour LED ambient lighting allowing you to change the very mood and feel of the interior.
State-of-the-art technology has been seamlessly integrated into the interior of the S3 Sportback. The combination of MMI Navigation plus with 10.1-inch touch screen and Audi virtual cockpit plus with S-specific cluster allows the driver to monitor vehicle systems at a glance, or add the optional Audi head-up display to have important information projected onto the windscreen right in the driver’s direct line of sight. The multi-function plus steering wheel and centre touch screen place myriad vehicle systems literally at your fingertips, with intuitive control of everything from the colour LED ambient lighting to the sublime Bang & Olufsen 3D Premium Sound System.
Matrix LED headlights
Leading automotive lighting features prominently on the S3 Sportback, including Matrix LED headlights with daytime running lights and LED rear lighting as standard. This state-of-the-art technology with dynamic light sequence, high beam assist and dynamic front and rear indicators not only deliver the highest standards in automotive lighting, but gives the S3 Sportback its own distinctive light signature.