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2014 Audi S3 Sportback Debuts

2014 Audi S3 Sportback Debuts

Feb 13 2013, 12:45pm CST | by

This car won't be coming to the United States

Audi is known to make some very interesting performance vehicles and a new car from the brand has turned up called the 2014 S3 Sportback. Sadly, the car isn't coming to the United States. Fans of...

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2014 Audi S3 Sportback Debuts

Feb 13 2013, 12:45pm CST | by

This car won't be coming to the United States

Audi is known to make some very interesting performance vehicles and a new car from the brand has turned up called the 2014 S3 Sportback. Sadly, the car isn't coming to the United States. Fans of hot hatchbacks in Europe will be able to pick up the S3 Sportback and it is powered by a 300 hp 280 pound-foot of torque two-liter direct injection turbo engine.

The little car is able to hit 62 mph in 5 seconds when equipped with the S Tronic transmission. Despite its performance, Audi promises 40.9 mpg. The vehicle uses Audi's Quattro all-wheel drive system and has a number of options.

The Sportback is 1.37-inches longer than the standard three-door S3. Options include magnetic ride suspension, and full LED headlamps. The car comes stock with Napa leather with Alcantara as a no-cost option.




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Overview Alfresco motoring made fun Pros Perky performance, nimble handling, feel-good drive Cons Token rear seat, small trunk, minimalist cabin Value for money Good What would I change? More back seat room. At first blush, the 2014 Volkswagen Beetle looks like the model it supersedes. Look a little deeper and the differences are significant, if subtle, in nature. It now has a more dignified look with leaner proportions. This is particularly true of the convertible. It, unlike so many drop- ...
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Audi, Mercedes Planning Three World Premieres Each For L.A. Auto Show

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Alfa Romeo Giulia

Sep 19 2014 11:00am CDT | Source: Top Speed

The Alfa Romeo Giulia was a compact car produced between 1962 and 1978 in both sedan and station wagon body styles. The vehicle was offered in various trim levels, with a choice of gasoline and diesel four-bangers. Alongside the sedan and the wagon, Alfa also sold a number of stylish two-door coupes and convertibles under the Giulia nameplate. These were rebadged versions of earlier Giulietta models. The Giulia range also included the TZ race car, the ...
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Cadillac confirms new flagship to be built in Detroit next year

Sep 19 2014 10:43am CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: New York Auto Show, Sedan, Plants/Manufacturing, Cadillac, GM, Luxury "The objective for this upcoming model is to lift the Cadillac range by entering the elite class of top-level luxury cars." - Johan de Nysschen Cadillac confirmed Friday morning it will build its new flagship sedan, expected to be called the LTS, starting in late in 2015 in Detroit. Possibly coming as a 2016 model, the LTS will slot above the CTS and XTS in size and price. Based on a rear ...
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