2017 Audi Q3 is one of the many products that the company intends to launch in the country and will try its best to gain a large market share
Audi in 2017 is making sure that it gains market share that has been distributed by the premium luxury car rival such as Mercedes-Benz, BMW and fast approaching Volvo in the country. The manufacturer today claims to launch many vehicles in the country to make sure it fires away at the competition and get the sales chart up and running at full speed. To make sure that happens, the manufacturer is aiming at the lower-end of the market and refreshing previous products with new highlights to make sure they are interesting as before. Audi Q3 is one of them and now there is a new 2017 model to do exactly the same. Let’s look at the details.
2017 Audi Q3 Design and Dimensions
The SUV gets Redesigned bumper underlines the SUV character with its sharper lines. The new air inlets in the front bumper gives the car a rugged character. There is also an Panoramic Sunroof that is now standard on the car. 17-inch Wheels and LED Headlights with signature LED DRLs are standard as well.
2017 Audi Q3 Interior and Features
Q3 now gets 4 Spoke Multi-function Steering Wheel with Paddle Shifters. Standard features include Front seats with electric adjustment and Deluxe 2 Zone Automatic Air Conditioner. Sporty Aluminium Tangent inlays on the Audi Q3 2.0 TDI quattro and elegant Walnut Brown inlays on the Audi Q3 2.0 TDI FWD will be seen. Feature list also includes MMI Radio, Passive Speakers, Voice dialogue system and Audi music interface with Bluetooth Interface. Comfort essentials on the inside include Driver Information Display in colour, Hill-start assist & Hill descent assist, Electro-mechanical parking brake, Folding rear seat back, Front & Rear centre armrest, Parking System Plus with Reverse Camera and Cruise control.
Infotainment features list also includes
• MMI Radio
• Passive Speakers
• Voice dialogue system
• Audi music interface with Bluetooth Interface
• Audi Sound System
• Phone Box with USB Slot for charging
• MMI Navigation High
• 20 GB Jukebox
• 2 SD Card Slots
2017 Audi Q3 Price and Launch
Prices start at Rs. 34.20 Lakhs for Q3 2.0 TDI FWD, and Rs. 37.20 Lakhs for Q3 2.0 TDI Quattro, ex-showroom New Delhi.
2017 Audi Q3 Engine And Specification
Engine with 2.0 TDI quattro now generates 184 bhp and 380 Nm of torque that is mated 7 Speed S tronic Acceleration (0-100 kmph) in 7.9 seconds. Audi claims 15.17 Kmpl measured by ARAI. 2.0 TDI Front Wheel drive with 150 hp with 340 Nm of torque which also comes with the same 7 Speed S tronic Acceleration and does 0-100 kmph in 9.3 seconds. Claimed numbers are 18.51 Kmpl ARAI.
2017 Audi Q3 Safety Features
Electronic stabilization program, 6 Airbags, Electronic vehicle immobilization device and Space-saving spare wheel are part of the list along with other passive electronics such as ABS and EBD.
2017 Audi Q3 Competition
Mercedes-Benz GLA, BMW X1 and Volvo XC40 (Upcoming)
2017 Audi Q3 Review