Audi is going to offer a super-efficient A3 Ultra powered by a 1.4 liter TFSI, which will join the range. The manufacturer is also planning to announce A3 1.6 TDI Ultra as a sedan version.
The 1.4 liter TFSI Ultra engine will have 150HP (110 kW) and will offer high performance with superb fuel economy. 0-100 km/h in 8.1 seconds and a top speed of 220 km/h (137 mph). The fuel consumption stands at 4.7 liters / 100 km (50.0 mpg UK) on combined cycle with 109 g/km of CO2.
1.4 liter TFSI can be mated to either a manual 6-speed transmission or a 7-speed S-tronic. The power unit with cylinder is also available in all four body versions of the A3 car line: the three door model, five door Sportback, Sedan and as a Cabriolet.
A3 ultra version can be also equipped with the 1.6 TDI engine – 110HP (81 kW) and fuel consumption of just 3.3 liters of diesel fuel per 100 kilometers (71.3 mpg UK) and 88 g/km CO2. Read the rest of this entry »