Audi was the number 1 luxury car maker in India for the last year and to replicate its success this year Audi has launched its base variant of the Q3, Audi Q3 S edition in India. Though the car does not have the volume cars such as A- Class, B- Class or the series in its line up but it does have an Audi Q3 which is selling as a hot cakes ever since its launch. New car prices have been fixed to Rs. 24.99 lakh in India. Audi Q3 S edition is known as an Audi at a never before price. It has generated a lot of buzz as it is the new car launches in India from the German luxury car maker at the least priced.
The new car launches in India has come out as answer from Audi to this ever increasing demand for luxury mobility along with the excitement of self- controlled driving. Audi has become the most affordable luxury SUV in India and basically a stripped down version of the company’s cheapest offering Q3.
The car has been tuned for better fuel efficiency as against the regular Audi Q3. The features of Audi Q3 S includes a de-tuned 2.0 TDI four-cylinder engine which produces 142 PS and delivers 320 Nm of torque between 1,750- 2500 RPM. The car has been mated to a six speed manual transmission. Audi Q3 S edition is lighter is far more fuel efficient vehicle that returns 17.32 KMPL whereas the regular Audi Q3 use to return only 15.73 KMPL.
Audi Q3 S has cut back a little in terms of comfort and convenience front. The features of Q3 S edition are keeping new buyer happy. The features include a voice dialogue system, LED interior lighting package, fold- out 6.5 inch media screen, a power adjustable driver seat and a leather covered multi-function steering wheel. Audi Q3 is safe with the safety features of 6 airbags as well as rear parking. This safety features make Audi Q3 S version a sufficiently safe car to drive around. The safety features has been coupled with driver assist functions like Cruise control, hill start assist and an ESC system.
Since Audi Q3 S edition is offered with a low price tag, it misses out some of the important features such as automatic transmission gear box as well as Quattro four wheel drive. Audi Q3 is known to be a front- wheel drive car and the power of the car is been transmitted to the wheels via a six speed manual transmission. Audi has assembled the budget for Q3 S at the Aurangabad plant from CKD kits so that it can cut on pricing as much as possible.
Audi Q3 S edition has reinforced bumpers and it also comes equipped with a single frame grille. The vehicle is been offered with some of the standard comfort features such as voice dialogue system, rear parking sensors, drive information system as well as cruise control. Some of the advanced features have been added to Audi Q3 S edition such as electronic stabilization system and electromechanical parking brake.
John Wook, an auto expert by profession has a great passion for cars. He has also published many articles on the web regarding the new, latest, best and upcoming cars in India. In this article, he has shared information about the new car launch in India- Audi Q3. For more information about this car, you can visit Gaadi.com.