Audi Launches 2018 RS3 in the UK – Prices & Specs also Revealed

Audi is looking pretty good on the UK`s auto board, but the German carmaker wants to consolidate its top position by launching model after model. After announcing the introduction of the gorgeous Audi A8 lineup, it comes back with good news for those loving and wanting the new RS3.

Yes, the model will arrive in all its forms in September, with prices to start from £44,300 and going all the way up to £45,250.

The “RS” badge means an easily-distinguishable body style, with high-end elements that separates it from the rest of the class. We are looking here at new set of wheels, now much larger, beefier body kit, last-generation brakes and a sport exhaust system.

Besides the RS treatment, the new 2018 Audi RS3 is also equipped with top-notch mechanical bits, such as RS sport suspension with Audi Magnetic Ride or the RS sport exhaust system. Of course, these come at higher price.

Technology wise, the new model is also equipped with the latest gadgetries, like the updated MMI Navigation Plus coming handy with the new touch-sensitive control panel, Audi Virtual Cockpit, or the RS steering wheel. All that complemented with a luxurious interior.

Under the hood, the model is equipped with an updated 2.5-liter TFSI engine, with a good 400 horsepower and 480 Nm of torque. The engine is hooked to a seven-speed S tronic dual-clutch transmission and quattro all-wheel-drive system, enabling a sprint from 0 to 100 km/h in just 4.1 seconds. The top speed is set at 155 mph.

Full details about the car`s exterior and interior are provided in the video bellows!

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