Sport offers a high level of specification as standard. While exterior styling gives your A3 an impressive, sporty look. Inside, you benefit from MMI Navigation (SD card-based) and a 3-month subscription to Audi Connect Infotainment Services. Front Sport seats, Audi Drive Select and dual-zone electronic climate control are among the other highlights.

► 17” x 7.5J ‘5-arm’ design alloy wheels with 225/45 R17 tyres
► Tool kit
► Tyre repair kit

Performance and suspension
► Automatic Start-Stop system
► Electromechanical power steering
► Dynamic suspension
► Audi Drive Select – changes your car’s handling and response at the touch of a button to suit the way you want to drive. Enables the driver to alter the throttle response, gear-shift characteristics (S tronic only) and steering feel between four pre-set modes: ‘Comfort’, ‘Auto’, ‘Dynamic’ and ‘Efficiency’ and an ‘Individual’ mode. The ‘Efficiency’ mode sets the engine, automatic transmission, air conditioning and cruise control systems to a more fuel-efficient basic setting.

► Xenon headlights with LED daytime-running lights

Exterior equipment
► Fully automatic acoustic hood – opens and closes in 18 seconds and can be operated up to a speed of 31mph. Controlled via a button in the centre console. With optimised material thickness and additional insulation to substantially reduce the level of noise in the interior when the hood is closed
► Door mirrors – electrically adjustable and heated, with integrated LED side indicators
► Body-coloured door mirrors
► Aluminium window trims
► Chrome exhaust tailpipe trims
► Sport side air inlet grille and diffuser insert

► Front Sport seats in Rallye cloth
► Manual seat adjustment

► Inlays in Aluminium Mistral, silver

Interior equipment
► Dual-zone electronic climate control – separate controls to set exact temperatures for the driver and front passenger. Electronically regulates the air temperature, air flow rate and air distribution. Automatic recirculation mode using an air quality sensor, combined filter, rear vents and humidity regulation for more efficient climate control
► 3-spoke leather multi-function Sport steering wheel (with gear-shift paddles for S tronic transmissions) – height and reach adjustable
► Door sill trims with aluminium inlay
► Front centre armrest
► Aluminium interior elements – aluminium finish in the following areas:
 ► Air vents
 ► Electric window switches
 ► Glove compartment release
 ► Wing-mirror adjustment switches
 ► Frame around the inside door handle
 ► Control buttons for the parking brake
 ► Hold-assist button
► Storage compartments in the door side trims, in the centre console and under the front driver’s seat
► Split-folding rear seat bench – can be split and folded 50:50 or fully
► Lashing points in luggage compartment
► Interior lighting includes the following:
 ► Passive door warning lights
 ► Front and rear roof module
 ► Glove compartment light
 ► Luggage compartment lighting
► Auto-dimming rear view mirror

Audio and communication
► MMI Radio Plus with 7” electrically retractable colour MMI screen
► Audi Smartphone Interface* – connects your smartphone with your A3 bringing your mobile content via USB directly into the MMI display. Navigation, telephone, music and selected third-party apps can be easily controlled via the MMI controller
► MMI Navigation (SD card-based) includes the following:
 ► Integrated navigation with 3D map display
 ► Detailed route information: map preview, choice of alternative routes, POIs, lane recommendations, motorway exits, detailed junction maps and more
 ► Dynamic route guidance with TMCpro (in combination with Audi Connect: traffic information online)
 ► Country-specific information – find out the legal regulations for the country you’re travelling to, such as speed limits, whether it is compulsory to carry a high-visibility vest or whether you need to display a motorway toll sticker
 ► MMI search: free text search with intelligent suggestions provided during entry
 ► 2x SDXC card readers
► Audi Connect Infotainment Services (3-month trial)†
► Online Media streaming (Audi MMI Connect app required)
► Email and text messages can be displayed on your vehicle’s MMI. A myAudi account and Audi MMI Connect app are required. Please check for more information
► Colour Driver’s Information System (DIS) –3.5” full colour display in the instrument cluster giving you driving statistics and access to functions like telephone menu, distance travelled and fuel level warning
► Bluetooth interface^
► DAB digital radio
► 2x USB charging points and 1x AUX-IN
► CD drive
► 8 passive loudspeakers

Driver assistance
► Cruise control – works at speeds above approximately 18mph
► Rear parking sensors
► Hill-hold assist – keeps the car stationary once it comes to a stop on uphill and downhill gradients. Remains activated for an unlimited length of time and allows the driver to pull away smoothly

Safety and security
► 4-airbag system with knee airbag (driver)
► Electronic Stabilisation Control (ESC), including ABS, ASR and EDL
► Light and rain sensors
► Tyre-pressure warning light – visual and acoustic warning if the pressure drops in one or more tyres
► First aid kit with warning triangle
► Seat belt monitoring
► ISOFIX child seat mounting and Top Tether – for front passenger (with airbag deactivation) and outer rear seats. Including Top Tether attachment point for the outer rear seats
► Anti-theft alarm
► Anti-theft wheel bolts
► Active roll-over protection system –only deploys if the vehicle rolls over
*Audi Smartphone Interface uses Apple CarPlay, which is available with iPhone 5 and above, or Android Auto, which is available with phones using Android 5.0 Lollipop or above and requires the download of the Android Auto app. Availability of applications differs by operating system and is dependent on approval by Apple or Google. An up-to-date list of approved apps is available on the relevant systems’ websites. Permanent availability cannot be guaranteed as this is the responsibility of Apple and Google. Use of certain apps with Smartphone Interface will be subject to signal availability of the mobile network in your location and in-car usage may increase your mobile data usage. If using regularly, a mobile phone contract including an unlimited or high amount of data is recommended.

†Terms and conditions apply

^For mobile phone and software version compatibility, please visit your Audi Centre or