The new Audi A3 was the awarded the maximum five star rating for passive crash safety. The results for adult occupant protection in a frontal, rear, and side impact as well as child safety and pedestrian protection make the new Audi A3 one of the safest cars in its class.
The new Audi A3 offers excellent specification across its SE, Sport and S line trim levels.
The entry level SE model features 16-inch alloy wheels, air conditioning, the acclaimed MMI radio with its 11 millimetre-thin electrically folding screen, preparation for SD card navigation, Audi Music Interface iPod connection, a Driver Information System, the Bluetooth mobile phone interface and a multi-function steering wheel. It also offers voice control for many of its telephone and audio system functions.
Prices start from £19,000 with first deliveries from September 15th. CO2 emissions of as little as 99g/km in the new Audi A3 have been made possible with the help of ‘Audi ultra’ lightweight technology, which has enabled it to tip the scales an impressive 80 kg lighter than its predecessor.
By Geraldine Ashton Green
Thu, 06 Sep 2012