A3

2014 NEW YORK AUTO SHOW

Voice of the fans brings back Audi A3 sportback

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 21, 2014
In its past life as a five-door, the Audi A3 never sold that well in the United States.... Read More »

 

2014 NEW YORK AUTO SHOW

Audi to revive A3 hatch in U.S., sans gasoline

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 16, 2014
Audi has decided to bring back the five-door version of its A3 compact to the United States -- but without an ordinary gasoline engine. The five-door body style will be available with a 2-liter TDI engine next summer, Audi said today. Audi already announced plans to sell a plug-in hybrid version of the hatchback called the A3 e-tron.... Read More »

 

Audi launches A3 campaign starring Ricky Gervais, more 'uncompromised' celebs

8:40 am U.S. ET | March 17, 2014
Audi of America launches a campaign today starring funnyman Ricky Gervais to tout its new car in the fast-growing entry-level luxury segment: the 2015 Audi A3 sedan, which goes on sale nationwide April 3 at a starting price of $29,900.... Read More »

 

Audi's understated A3 targets the tech-savvy

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 16, 2014
Audi AG had no choice but to make a few compromises with its A3 sedan, the smallest and cheapest car in its United States stable, to maintain a coherent product lineup and meet its goal of offering a well-equipped car at just about $30,000.... Read More »

 

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S3 will be flagship sedan in Audi's compact range

Jan. 15, 2014 06:15 CET
Audi's range of A3 sedans gets a flagship with the arrival of the 300-hp S3 sporty variant, which debuts next month in Europe.... Read More »

 

Audi to showcase A3 sedan in Super Bowl spot

3:29 pm U.S. ET | Dec. 13, 2013
Audi plans to feature the new A3 sedan in an advertisement during the 2014 Super Bowl, a clear sign of Audi's high hopes for its rival to the Mercedes-Benz CLA in the fast-growing compact-luxury segment.... Read More »

 

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Audi CEO Stadler aims at next target: 2 million sales

Dec. 3, 2013 06:15 CET
Despite tough conditions in Europe, Audi CEO Rupert Stadler says the brand is determined to reach annual global sales of 2 million vehicles by 2020 and take the lead in the premium segment.... Read More »

 

Audi: A3 sedan will offer 'high design' and high-speed data

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 2, 2013
The A3 will be the brand's first vehicle equipped with 4G LTE high-speed data service.... Read More »

 

Audi plans 4G LTE service in A3

3:31 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 19, 2013
Audi will equip the 2015 A3 compact sedan with 4G LTE high-speed data connectivity. The sedan goes on sale in the United States next spring.... Read More »

 

Audi's October sales rise nearly 7% on China, U.S. demand

Nov. 8, 2013 12:13 CET
Audi's vehicle sales increased by nearly 7 percent in October on demand for the A3 and Q3 models, along with strong growth in China and the United States.... Read More »

 

Audi's next TT

Oct. 29, 2013 06:01 CET
Photographers have caught their first glimpses of Audi's third-generation TT coupe, expected to go on sale in Europe in the second half of 2014 and in the United States the next year.... Read More »

 

Nissan, Renault go modular: Big savings, tough problems

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 28, 2013
TOKYO -- The redesigned Nissan Rogue crossover scheduled to arrive in showrooms next month is a watershed vehicle for Nissan Motor Co., the first product of a new modular development strategy that aims to slash costs.... Read More »

 

Audi's next TT

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 28, 2013
Photographers have caught their first glimpses of Audi's third-generation TT coupe, expected to go on sale in Europe in the second half of 2014 and in the United States the next year.... Read More »

 

Audi's new drop-top

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 16, 2013
A3 convertible comes in late 2014.... Read More »

 

Speedy 4G LTE service means more in-car apps

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 15, 2013
Rapid growth of the 4G LTE standard for high-speed data in mobile phones is expected to increase dramatically the demand for in-car connectivity.... Read More »

 

Volkswagen examines water leakage problem in new Golf

Sept. 5, 2013 15:18 CET
Volkswagen says it is looking into the causes of water leakage in its new Golf, a problem which a German magazine report suggested could affect 300,000 group vehicles.... Read More »

 

Audi A3-based crossover could launch in '16 or '17

July 19, 2013 06:01 CET
Another member of the Audi A3 family is expected to reach the market in 2016 or 2017: a crossover that targets BMW's planned front-wheel-drive compact crossover.... Read More »

 

Audi A3-based crossover could launch in '16 or '17

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 15, 2013
INGOLSTADT, Germany -- Another member of the Audi A3 family is expected to reach the market in 2016 or 2017: a crossover known internally as the "elevated space vehicle" that targets BMW's planned front-wheel-drive compact crossover.
Engineers are working on a concept for a high-roof vehicle that will have either five or seven seats.
Audi has not decided whether to display the vehicle at the Frankfurt show in September.... Read More »

 

Audi sees sedan becoming best-selling A3 variant

June 12, 2013 09:19 CET
Audi says it expects half of future A3 customers will opt for its new sedan variant after the model goes on sale in the third quarter.... Read More »

 

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Audi sales boss De Meo bullish on China, SUVs

June 4, 2013 06:01 CET
Audi sales boss Luca De Meo expects China's compact-premium segment to grow from about 10 percent of the luxury market to more than 25 percent by 2020. Audi plans to meet this demand with its locally produced A3 sedan and Q3 SUV. De Meo discussed his outlook for Audi with Automotive News Europe Editor Luca Ciferri.... Read More »

 

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