The 2018 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron hatchback is set to hit the floor running with the perfect mix of luxury and performance. With a virtual cockpit, stylish curves and high-end power engines, it is going to set a lasting impression on the road. It is available in three variants – Premium, Premium Plus, and Prestige- with the price ranging from $39,500 to $48,100. Each comes with unique features of heated front seats, panorama roof, and keyless operation. This car comes in 9 sleek colors including Brilliant Black, Ibis White, Florett Silver, Cosmos Blue, and Tango Red.
It purs whizzes and puts you back in to your seats
With an amazing 102 hp electric power, 75 kW power rating, the high performing motor is liquid cooled and driven by a permanent magnet. The TFSI engine is a 1.4-liter turbocharged one and is all set to give low-end torque and high-end power. This hybrid electric vehicle has both a battery-powered electric motor and a gasoline-powered engine- combined, they give the best acceleration and superior power.
The four-cylinder engine and motor generate a combined total of 204 Horsepower and 258 lb-ft. of torque. It goes from 0 to 60 mph in just 7.6 seconds and provides a top speed of 130 mph. With a turning diameter of 35.8 ft, it offers great maneuverability for use in tight corners.
You won’t be treated like anybody
Equipped with the richest infotainment system, the2018 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron lets you drive in the lap of luxury. The viewing modes can be chosen from Classic and Infotainment modes according to convenience. The virtual cockpit has a fully digital 12.3-inch instrument display which displays Google Earth, and also allows customization.
The center console is equipped with an amazingly precise handwriting-recognition technology, integrated with MMI touch controls. The touchpad lets you write commands rather than choose them. It has superior standard leather seating with a smooth finish; additionally, it has heated front seats which are 8-way power and 4-way power lumbar heated.
Those curves will gather attention
The striking curves are what hit you first. The Sportback e-tron has both sharp edges, stylish curves and a whole range of functionality to give you an enigmatic car. The aluminum roof rails give you added cargo capacity.
The xenon headlights and daytime running LED lights are the sly eyes of the car. It also has LED taillights that leave behind a mark. The heated exterior side mirrors are power adjustable and make sure that your mirrors don’t get fogged in cold weather.
The wheels that are going to take you places are 18-inch multispoke design wheels destined to amp up the sporty body.
No compromises on safety
Safety is one of the most important aspects of the 2018 Sportback e-tron. The driver and front passenger have multiple airbags including knee airbags, front, and rear thorax side airbags and head curtain airbags. In the event that the airbags deploy, there is a central power locking system with a safety unlock feature.
It comes with the standard Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) assist. Sudden braking is further assisted by ESC (Electronic Stability Control) which comes with secondary collision brake assist and traction control, ensuring that you maintain full control.
Equipped with an anti-theft alarm system, it gives the best external security for your car. With safety belt reminder signals and tire pressure monitoring system, it also ensures that you drive in the safest possible way.
The 2018 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron offers an impressive performance with dual engine support. The sleek and sharp exteriors with multispoke wheel design is an eye-catching feature. The state-of-the-art interiors coupled with superior finish seating and a spellbinding infotainment system make every penny you spend on this car worth it.
Prices at just about $40,000, this car is both economical and is loaded with features, giving you value for your money. The Sportback e-tron is definitely the car to buy to navigate tough city roads and make every other driver envious.