Audi A3 40 TFSI launched with the most affordable Audi tag, priced at Rs. 25.50 lakhs
Audi is all ready to keep its number one market position by doing various launches of variants either specific to Indian market or follow global launch. However, in the last month and today Audi has done two Indian specific launch to keep the customers happy is what Audi said in a release today. Audi India says they are already out of stock allocated to the Indian market and have now ordered more kits and takes this opportunity to add a base variant to the A3 line up which should further boost sales of compact stunning looking luxury sedan.
Audi has the new entry-level petrol version of the A3 40 TFSI petrol for Rs 25.50 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi Mumbai). The Audi A3 40 TFSI Premium, the version is almost to Rs 2 lakh cheaper than the diesel variant. The features in interior include multifunctional leather steering wheel in four-spoke design, new ambient transparent inlays in 3D look, floor mats at front and rear and Regatta Leatherette – Fabric upholstery.
The new Audi A3 40 TFSI Premium also gets lighting package plus, electronically adjustable driver seat and a chrome package. The Audi A3 40 TFSI will get all the basic Audi features including leather package. Feature list also includes, rear parking sensors, start-stop function and energy recuperation.
Exterior features new include a 40.64 cm cast aluminum alloy with 15-S Y spoke wheels. The car gets electrically adjustable exterior mirrors, Projectors are replaced with normal Halogen lamps and Light/ Rain Sensor continue to stay with the car. The High Gloss Package is also available on the Audi A3 40 TFSI.
Audi A3 40 TFSI safety features include seven airbags, anti-slip regulation, electronic stabilization control and anti-theft wheel bolts. The A3 40 TFSI is powered by the 1.8-litre petrol engine producing 178bhp and 250Nm of torque. The power is delivered to the front wheels via a seven-speed dual-clutch S-Tronic transmission. The 0 to 100 km/h takes 7.3 seconds in the Audi A3 40 TFSI.