The Audi Q3 range has gained a new entry-level model with the arrival of the 1.4-litre TFSI petrol engine. Offered in 2WD form only, the 1.4 TFSI produces 150PS at 5-6,000rpm with peak torque of 250Nm from 1,750 to 3,000rpm.
The new Audi RS Q3 will make its debut at the Geneva Motor Show next month. Powered by a 2.5-litre five-cylinder petrol engine developing 310PS and 420Nm, it can achieve 62mph in just 5.5 seconds
The new Audi Q3 goes on sale in the UK in June with a choice of 2.0 TFSI 170PS, 2.0 TFSI 211PS, or 2.0 TDI 177PS engines and a starting price tag around £25,000
Ambitious plans to expand the Audi range portfolio to in excess of 40 models by 2015 have moved a step further this week with the announcement that the new Q3 SUV is to join the line-up in 2011