RS 3 Trims

Starting at $54,900
Available engine
2.5 TFSI®
 
  • S sport seats in Fine Nappa Leather with RS embossing and contrast diamond stitching
  • Full LED headlights with fixed all-weather light
  • quattro® all-wheel drive
  • Audi magnetic ride, RS tuned
  • RS model-specific front fascia, rear bumper and diffuser

Specs overview

Engine

Five-cylinder

Horsepower

400 @ 5,850 – 7,000 rpm

Acceleration (0 – 60 mph)

3.9 seconds

Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)

354 @ 1,700 – 5,850 rpm

Transmission

Seven-speed S tronic® dual-clutch automatic transmission with quattro® all-wheel drive

Top speed

155 mph (optional increase to 174 mph)7

Valvetrain

20-valve DOHC with Audi valvelift

Combined MPG

22 mpg8

  • Exterior and interior measurements
  • Engine, drivetrain, suspension
  • Body, steering, brakes
  • EPA estimates

Height

55.0

Length (in)

176.3

Wheelbase (in)

103.6

Width with Mirrors (in)

77.2

Front Head Room (in)

36.5

Rear Head Room (in)

36.1

Front Leg Room (in)

41.2

Rear Leg Room (in)

35.1

Engine type

Five-cylinder

Displacement (cc) / Bore and stroke (mm)

2,480/82.5 x 92.8

Horsepower (@ rpm)

400 @ 5,850 – 7,000 rpm

Torque (lb ft @ rpm)

354 @ 1,700 – 5,850 rpm

Acceleration (0—60 mph)

3.9 seconds

Transmission

Seven-speed S tronic® dual-clutch automatic transmission with quattro® all-wheel drive

Front Suspension

MacPherson strut front suspension (with Audi magnetic ride, optional fixed sport suspension system)

Rear Suspension

Four-link rear suspension (with Audi magnetic ride, optional fixed sport suspension system)

Material

Lightweight construction technology — fully galvanized steel unibody with aluminum hood and front subframe

Turning diameter (ft.)

36.1

Front brakes (in)

14.6 (ventilated eight piston front disc brakes), available eight piston Audi ceramic brakes

Back brakes (in)

12.2 (ventilated disc)

Combined

22 mpg8

City

19 mpg8

Highway

28 mpg8

Fuel (gal)

14.510

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