The 2019 Audi Q3 RS has been spotted screening at the Nurburgring race circuit in Germany ahead of its release date later this year. The new car is set to get up to 400hp thanks to the same 2.5-litre petrol engine that’s fitted to the present Audi RS3 hot hatch.
Compared to the prototype we saw in May, this vehicle is using a little less camouflage, giving us a much better look at the different style aspects that will be specific to the Audi Sport variation of the company’s all-new medium SUV.
2019 Audi Q3 RS Price and Release Date
The new Audi Q3 has currently been exposed, with the car expected to go on sale later this year– that implies we might have a year-long await the 2019 Audi Q3 RS. It’s expected to be priced from around ₤ 45,000, with official details to be launched in the middle of next year.
2019 Audi Q3 RS Styling
The 2019 Audi Q3 RS will make the currently handsome new Q3 look simply that bit much better. Anticipate it to get a blacked-out, honeycomb grille with a necessary Q3 RS badge so you can quickly spot it from the routine Q3. If that isn’t really a big enough hint then it’s ground-hugging front bumper need to be and you can expect the Q3 RS to likewise get uprated headlights with pretty LED light signatures.
Action to the side of the car and you’ll likely find side skirts that’ll help it look more planted to the roadway and substantial alloy wheels that fill the Q3’s large wheel arches. Meanwhile, at the back, you’ll get a rear diffuser incorporated into the bumper and four large exhaust pipelines along with a boot-mounted spoiler.
2019 Audi Q3 RS Interior
Inside, the 2019 Audi Q3 RS will get special metal trim pieces– upgradable to carbon fiber at additional expense– body-hugging sports seats and metal pedals. The Q3 RS’ stylish steering wheel will be nicer to hold than the standard car’s and you can also anticipate it to obtain special RS driving modes and a button that’ll make the exhaust snarl and pop more as you speed up through the equipments.
2019 Audi Q3 RS Performance
The 2019 Audi Q3 RS will provide efficiency with a capital P. Its 2.5-litre, 400hp five-cylinder engine should rocket it from 0-62mph in less than 4.5 seconds with a leading speed that’ll need to be restricted to 155mph. Four-wheel drive traction will offer the Q3 RS exceptional grip under acceleration and you can expect it to be nimble in corners thanks to adjustable suspension that can shut out body lean and torque vectoring that’ll make the car simple to drive at speed.