Audi S3 Sportback arrives in Brazil
Audi of Brazil announced on Friday, February 7, the arrival of the S3 Sportback country. Imported only in five-door body, he is already on sale at the dealerships for 205,500 dollars.
The model has a powerful 2.0 TFSI engine with direct fuel injection and turbocharging. The 280 hp is available at 5,500 rpm, with maximum torque of 38.75 lb-ft between 1,800 rpm and 5,500 rpm. If equipped with automatic transmission six-speed S tronic, the S3 Sportback accelerates from 0 to 100 km / h in 4.9 seconds, reaching 250 km / h, electronically limited.
Clearly prioritizing played most sports, the S3 Sportback bring items such as launch control, all wheel drive, paddle-shifts to gear changes, sports suspension, Audi Drive Select system (which alters the responses of the gas pedal, rates and direction, prioritizing a more economical or sporty) driving.
The list of standard items include a sound system of high quality manufactured by Bang & Olufsen, Bluetooth, digital air conditioning multimedia system with satellite navigation (GPS), multifunction leather steering wheel, bizona, electric sunroof, front airbags, sides and to protect the driver's knees, Bi-xenon headlights, rear parking sensor and start-stop system, among others.
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