The car market will fill up with premium-class model of compact SUVs very soon. Crossover Audi Q3 of 2017 model year will be shown at the International Motor Show in Geneva. The first information about the parameters of the future Q3 have already appeared in European media.
The appearance of new car is similar to its predecessor’s, however, there are new specialties that are available in new model. The exterior of the new crossover is clearly enough discernible features of its parents. A distinctive feature of this car is a sporty design.
Sports spirit is felt in everything – from aggressive optics and ending with relief edges of the hood. The manufacturing plant is able to impress its potential buyers with different colors – there will be a various choice of colors. Special attention is given to a new crossover salon. Despite its more modest size, it nothing inferior in comfort. All parts of the interior are made of luxury materials are of high quality. The body of this model is characterized by an increased level of security.
2017 Audi Q3 has a powerful radiator grille with the large “aircraft” air intakes. The car looks sporty but with extreme luxury. There are decorative carbon fiber inserts.
The seats are very comfortable. They are made of the combined finishes and trimmed with leather. The special features include the same dashboard design: white with red arrows digitizing, speedometer, lined with up to the mark of 300 km/h, company index, which is located on the steering wheel, on the arm of an automatic transmission and seats.
Dimensions and trunk
According to preliminary information, the length and wheelbase of the new Q3 will amount to 4.45 and 2.65 meters respectively. This 6 and 5 centimeters longer than the current model. Volume of luggage compartment will also increase – it became 400-liters instead of the previous 356.
Under the hood of new 2017 Audi Q3, it is 4-cylinder power unit volume of 2.5. However, thanks to a new engine installed settings, revised fuel pump and improved cooling system efficiency has increased by 27 horses and 15 Nm of torque, in comparison with its predecessor. Now it will give a 367 horsepower motor and 465 Nm of torque in the range 1625 – 5500 turnovers/min. Engine length is 49 cm and it weighs about 180 kg. The motor is mated to a 7-step “robot” S Tronic. The car accelerates up to the first “hundred” for 4,4 sec. Top speed is limited at around 270 kilometers per hour. Perhaps the emergence of a hybrid modification to the system of power plant capacity of 220 forces. Suspension – Sport, lowered by 2 cm and with adaptive shock absorbers. Audi Drive Select is also available, which regulates and modifies the operation of performance units of the car.
A model with the standard equipment will imply the presence of carboxylic decorative inserts, and optionally – aluminum or wood panel. The package includes the same dual-zone climate control system, Audi MMI multimedia with color display, head optics with LED filling and dimensions, parking assistant, the information screen on the dashboard that displays a variety of different disk imaging, including the boost pressure and the height of the oil temperature.
Technical characteristics of 2017Audi Q3
trends length – 4,411cm;
width, taking into account the external mirrors, – 2,019cm, and without them – 1,841cm;
height – 1,580cm;
the dimension of the wheelbase – 2,603cm;
clearance – 170cm.
The main rival of Audi Q3 rightfully can be considered no less charged crossover BMW X4 M40i.
The debut of the new generation Audi Q3 is expected in 2017. The price of the crossover in the European car market will start from 31000 euros. In Russia it will be, in this case, at least 2 000 000 for basic equipment.