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WATCH: New Audi Q3 - Is it a great all-rounder?

2018-11-21 12:00

Robin Classen

Audi Q3

Image: Deutsche Welle

The Audi Q3 was first introduced to the South African market in 2012 and has been well received since.

Wheels24 attended the second-generation launch in Italy earlier in September. Click here to read the article about our first drive impressions.

What to look forward to

The version being tested is the 1.4-litre TFSI S line and boasts a power output of 110kW with a recorded top speed of 207km/h. It also sports a more powerful 132kW 2.0-litre petrol, and 2.0-litre TDI 110kW engine as well.

READ: The new Audi Q3 is a family SUV - a compact crossover with all-round talents

The second generation Q3 has a more mature look about it. Overall its 10cm longer, providing more interior space. It is also highly versatile, with a rear seat bench and cargo space that adjusts in multiple ways.

According to Audi South Africa, the Q3 will arrive locally during the second quarter of 2019. No pricing has been released yet.

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