2018 Audi S3- A Blast to Drive with Appealing Design

The New 2018 Audi S3 Comes with Generous Features Along with Extreme Drive Dynamics and Track Performance as well as Fuel Economy

Audi offers the 2018 S3 in two different trim levels- Premium Plus and prestige having well equipped all standard materials and equipment. It is also known as the Audi’s one of the high performance blends having accurate steering, sport-tuned suspension, and all-wheel drive dynamics.



Unlike the competitive luxury hot rods, the new Audi S3 carries a little Teutonic money on its back that represents MQB structure. Having a refreshing version, the S3 contains a more angular grille, LED taillights with most dynamic turn signals, and standard LED headlights. Apart from the 18-inch standard wheelbase, it also offers 19-inch aluminum wheelbase with some additional money. In comparison, the 2018 Audi S3 is around 9-inches shorter than its nearest competitor Mercedes-AMG CLA 45. However, this new version shows a poor utilization of its space given on its footprint. Though, rear cabin is a bit compact than others, still it is easier to get in due to its taller roofline.


Standard equipment on its Premium Plus trim level includes heated leather seats, eight-way power front seats having four-way lumber adjustment, a panoramic sunroof, dual-zone climate control ,LED headlights, heated power driven mirrors, 10-speaker audio system, HD radio, pop-up screen for the infotainment system, satellite radio, Bluetooth, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto compatibility, front and rear parking sensors, a rearview camera, 18-inch alloy whelbase, and split-folding rear seats and so on. Another technological attachment that will make you amazed is its 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot system.


2018 Audi S3 features all standard safety equipment including airbags, forward collision warning system, automatic emergency braking, a rearview camera, pre-collision restraint prep, and front and rear parking sensors. Apart from this, it also features blind spot monitoring system, control with stop and go, active lane assist, and adaptive cruise control.

Drive Dynamics

The automaker has featured its new 2018 Audi S3 with a 2.0-liter turbocharged and direct injected inline-4 engine that generates 292hp and 280 ft-lb of torque. It takes only 4.7 seconds to accelerate from zero to 60 miles per hour. Its top speed is limited to 155 miles per hour. To transmit power efficiently it features 6-speed dual clutch unit. Its EAP ratings are 22 mpg on city roads and 28 mpg on highways and 25 mpg in combination.

Those who like sportier power driving, this is one of the most suitable one within the budget. The new 2018 Audi S3 differs from previous A3 version in terms of power and suspension tuning. Even though, its 10-cubic-foot of trunk is too small for family use, its opening is wide enough to ensure easy access of materials. In terms of comfort, the new S3 is one of the most affordable choices as luxury sedan. It ensures a firm ride with ultimate safety with its adjustable suspension system. Interior noise is kept to acceptable limits. The base price of new S3 starts from $44625.