The all new Audi S3 has finally been revealed. The sporty version of the A3 hatchback boasts of a powerful engine and has a re-worked chassis to support all the power gain.
The new Audi S3 comes with a long-stroke 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder motor that produces 300bhp of power and 280 lb-ft of torque. Company claims that the S3 is capable of hitting 62 mph from standstill in a quick 5.1 seconds and has a electronically limited top speed of 155mph. Transmission options on the S3 are a 6 speed manual and a S-tronic dual clutch affair. The transmissions distribute all that power to all four wheels using Audi Quattro All Wheel Drive System.
The new motor in the S3 uses Audi’s FSI technology, which is seen on direct injection engines, with indirect injection for reduced emissions and higher efficiency.
It seems unlikely that this car will ever make it to our shores but Audi India might decide to play Santa Claus and fulfil the wish of us car enthusiasts.