2017 Audi Q3 Launched in India at Rs 34.2 Lakh, Gets Updated Design and Features
The new 2.0 TDI quattro engine produces 4 percent more than the previous model and achieves 0-100 in just 7.9 seconds
2017 Audi Q3. (Photo: Audi)
Audi has announced the launch of its third car for the year in the form of the Audi Q3.
The vehicle has been updated with new features and new engine options in the model. The 2.0-litre TDI quattro engine produces a maximum power of 184 hp while the 2.0-litre TDI front wheel drive produces (FWD) a maximum power of 150 hp. The standard features in Audi’s best-selling model now include Panoramic Sunroof, 17-inch alloy wheels, LED headlights with signature LED DRLs, front seats with electric adjustment and Deluxe 2 Zone Automatic Air Conditioner along with other features. The price of the new Audi Q3 2.0 TDI FWD starts at Rs 34.2 lakh and for the new Audi Q3 2.0 TDI quattro at Rs 37.2 (all prices ex-showroom, Delhi).
“The Audi Q3 has been a segment leader ever since its introduction, apart from being our best-selling model. The market has been evolving rapidly and we have always stayed ahead of the curve by constantly updating the Audi Q3 to enhance its appeal and make it more relevant for our customers. The new Audi Q3 is the benchmark with new engine options, attractive new features and an enviable list of standard equipment upping its desirability quotient immensely. We are confident that this will attract many more Audi fans to join the Audi family,” said Rahil Ansari, Head, Audi India.
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The new Audi Q3 packs in updated design cues and enhanced powertrains. The new 2.0 TDI quattro engine produces 4 percent more than the previous model and achieves 0-100 in just 7.9 seconds. The new 2.0 litre TDI front wheel drive produces a maximum power of 150hp and manages 0-100 in 9.3 seconds. Both the engines come with a 7-speed S-Tronic transmission
The design changes in exterior include a redesigned bumper underlining the character of the Audi Q3, thanks to its sharper lines and shape. The new air inlets in the front bumper give the car a rugged and aggressive character. The panoramic sunroof is now standard on the car as are the 17-inch wheels and LED headlights with LED DRLs.
The interiors now include front seats with electric adjustment as standard on the new Audi Q3. The Audi Q3 2.0 TDI quattro will have sporty aluminium tangent inlays while the Audi Q3 2.0 TDI FWD gets elegant walnut brown inlays. The Deluxe 2 Zone Automatic air conditioner is also standard now.
“We will have overall ten launches this year and some of these models will be in new segments and will be trendsetters in the luxury car market in India. Our thrust is on fulfilling customers’ requirements and in line with that, this is our third launch of the year after the new Audi A3 Cabriolet and the all-new Audi A4 TDI,” added Ansari.
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