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Audi RS 3 Sedan

Audi RS Sedan

The new Audi RS 3 offers driving dynamics on the highest level and optimum values in its segment. With a 400-hp five-cylinder engine that generates 500 Nm of torque, the car ensures quick acceleration and highly emotional sound. This is the first Audi ever to include the RS torque splitter, which variably distributes the torque between the rear wheels. In terms of looks, the RS 3 demonstrates its sporty genes with a widened body, the RS sport exhaust system and cockpit displays resembling those used in motorsport.


Technical details

Audi RS 3 Sedan TFSI (294 kW)
Engine type Inline 5-cylinder engine
Displacement in cc / bore x stroke in mm / compression 2480 / 82.5 x 92.8 / 10.0
Max. power output in kW (hp) / at rpm 294 (400) / 5600 - 7000
Max. torque in Nm (lb-ft) / at rpm 500 (368.8) / 2250 - 5600
Top speed in km/h (mph) 250 (155.3)
Acceleration, 0-100 km/h (0-62.1 mph) in sec 3.8
Combined fuel consumption in l/100km 8.7 - 8.2
Combined CO2-emissions in g/km 198 - 188
Unladen weight according to EU (excluding driver) / (including driver) / gross weight limit in kg (lb) 1575 (3472.3) / 1650 (3637.6) / 2080 (4585.6)
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Audi RS 3 Sedan TFSI (294 kW)

Press releases

  • 07/22/21
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    The best in its class rolling up to the starting line: New Audi RS 3 now available to order

    The new Audi RS 3 is best in its class in terms of acceleration and top speed. The torque splitter, installed in an Audi for the first time, gives the vehicle maximum agility and optimum stability. Two additional RS driving modes make both fast lap times and controlled drifts on closed-off tracks possible. The new RS 3 is available to order starting today. In Germany, the RS 3 Sportback starts at 60,000 euros, the RS 3 Sedan at 62,000 euros.
  • 07/19/21
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    The new Audi RS 3: unmatched sportiness suitable for everyday use

    From 0 to 100 km/h in 3.8 seconds, up to 290 km/h top speed, RS Torque Splitter, semi slicks, and specific RS driving modes – the new Audi RS 3 offers driving dynamics of the highest caliber and the best numbers in its segment. Equipped with a 294 kW (400 PS) five-cylinder, the high-performance engine delivers rapid acceleration with a highly intoxicating sound. The power unit now delivers 500 Nm of torque and responds even faster. Visually, the RS 3 demonstrates its sporty DNA with a widened body, RS sports exhaust system, and cockpit displays like those found in race cars.
  • 07/19/21
    Models

    A matter of lateral: the torque splitter in the new Audi RS 3

    The new Audi RS 3 represents the epitome of unadulterated driving dynamics. This is Audi’s first vehicle to feature the RS Torque Splitter, which distributes drive torque between the rear wheels in a fully variable manner. In combination with the 400 PS five-cylinder engine, the compact sports car is supremely agile. The 2.5 TFSI now unleashes 500 Nm of torque, 20 Nm more than in the previous model. The Audi RS 3 sprints from zero to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 3.8 seconds and reaches a top speed of 290 km/h (180 mph) – record numbers in the segment.

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