Audi has introduced the new entry-level petrol version of the Audi A3 petrol for Rs 25.50 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi / Mumbai). Named the A3 40 TFSI Premium, the version is close to Rs 2 lakh cheaper than the similar diesel variant.
The A3 40 TFSI is powered by the 1.8-litre petrol engine producing 178bhp and 250Nm of torque. The power is delivered to the front wheels via the seven-speed dual-clutch S-Tronic transmission. The car will get all the basic Audi features including leather package, rear parking sensors, start-stop function and energy recuperation.
Speaking about the new version, Audi India head, Mr. Joe King said “The Audi A3 Sedan packaged with youthful design, visionary technology and luxurious performance has set new benchmarks in the compact luxury car segment. As it completes one year in India, we are happy to introduce this new model that makes an exceptional car even better. We are confident that the new features will further enhance the appeal of this Compact, Sporty, Progressive and Sophisticated sedan amongst the Audi enthusiasts.”