India-bound Audi A3 sedan prices in USA announced; to start at 29,900 USD

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  • Audi A3 sedan price in USA to start at 32,900 USD
  • Complete Audi A3 sedan price list for USA announced

 Only yesterday, we posted that the highly anticipated Audi A3 sedan India debut is slated to happen at the fast approaching Auto Expo 2014.

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Now, it has emerged that Audi has released complete list of Audi A3 sedan price in USA. Audi A3 prices in USA will start at 29,900 USD for the front-wheel drive 170hp A3 1.8 TFSI. The second model, which is powered by the 220hp 2.0 TFSI, has been priced at 32,900 USD. (It may be noted that both the above figures do not including 895 USD destination and handling charges.)

Worth a mention  here is that the A3 2.0 TFSI price is merely 900 USD less than that of the entry level Audi A4 sedan, which retails of 33,800 USD and is powered by the same 220hp 2.0 TFSO motor. However, while the A3 gets all-wheel drive quattro system as standard for the 2.0 TFSI engine variant, the entry level A4 is front-wheel drive. Opting for quattro and an auto ‘box will lead the difference to climbs to 3,000 USD.

The new Audi A3 sedan will rival the Mercedes Benz CLA sedan in USA. For US market, the latter comes equipped with a 208hp 2.0-liter turbocharged petrol motor and Mercedes Benz CLA 250 price in USA starts at 29,900 USD.

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Coming back to the A3 sedan, both the engine variants in US market will come equipped with a 6-speed S tronic automatic transmission as standard. Ditto for leather seats, MMI infotainment system, panorama glass sunroof and bi-xenon headlights.

For the US market, there are three trim levels to choose from- Premium, Premium Plus and Prestige

The Premium Plus trim level brings in features like- 18-inch alloy wheels, aluminum interior package, and keyless entry. However, opting for this trim level bumps up the prices by 2,900 USD.

The Prestige trim level brings in an S Line exterior kit, Driver Assistance package, Bang & Olufsen Sound System, MMI navigation plus, Audi Connect, Convenience package and full LED headlights. Opting for Prestige trim bumps up the prices by 8,800 USD.

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