Audi has sweetened the A3 Sportback with a new S line plus version. But does a new swag of features make the ageing hatchback a smarter buy?
Our six months with the Audi A3 have come to an end, and we come away impressed with its all-round capabilities.
We take a look at how the A3 sedan fares with moving multiple people and their stuff.
We take our Audi A3 long-termer on a more spirited drive through the Victorian hills to see if it lives up to its 'Sport' badging.
Audi's motto is 'Vorsprung durch Technik', which means 'Being Ahead through Technology'. With that in mind, let's take a closer look at the features available in our Audi A3 long-termer. Being the 2.0 TFSI Sport, the Limited Edition more specifically, there's a substantial amount of high-end technologies included both as standard and optionally on Audi's smallest sedan...
We're a couple of months in with Aldo, our Audi A3 2.0 TFSI Sport long-termer, and the majority of time spent behind the wheel has been the daily grind to and from the CarAdvice Melbourne office. So how does it stack up so far? In short, it's pretty impressive! Stay tuned for the next update..
The CarAdvice Melbourne garage has welcomed another new long-term tester – say hello to 'Aldo' the Audi A3 2.0 TFSI Sport Limited Edition. Priced from $48,000 before on-road costs (or $48,900 drive-away), the 2.0 TFSI Sport Limited Edition builds on the specification of the standard 'Sport' sedan variant by adding the usually optional Assistance Package and Technik Package as standard equipment, which normally ask for $1500 and $2900 respectively...
On paper, the Audi A3 Cabriolet offers a solid case for an affordable German convertible, but it leaves something to be desired once you get behind the wheel.
We test the mid-spec model in the 2017 Audi A3 sedan range and come away feeling convinced of its luxury credentials... to a degree.
Do you really need a diesel to save fuel in this day and age? Audi thinks not, with the A3 Cylinder on Demand sedan. Paul Maric jumps behind the wheel to find out whether fuel use comes at the cost of driveability.
Audi's A3 has long been the segment leader in its class. Now, with an expanded range and a face-lifted update that is more than skin deep, can the A3 retain its place at the top of the pecking order?