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2016 Audi A3 e-Tron Sportback: First Drive Of Audi's Plug-In Hybrid

2016 Audi A3 e-Tron Sportback: First Drive Of Audi's Plug-In Hybrid

The 2016 Audi A3 e-tron Sportback is the German luxury brand's first plug-in vehicle to go on sale in North America--and by all indications, the company is serious about making it a success. That goal clearly has nothing to do with the VW Group diesel-emission scandal that has engulfed Audi's A3... read more

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2015 Audi A3 TDI, New York City, Nov 2014

2015 Audi A3 TDI Diesel: Fuel Economy Review

The 2015 Audi A3 is the first all-new version of the compact luxury car since it was launched in the U.S. as a 2006 model. And there are a lot of changes. Most noticeable is... read more December 18, 2014 by 

2015 Audi A3 Sedan  -  First Drive, March 2014

2015 Audi A3 TDI Diesel: Best Car To Buy 2015 Nominee

The first of our five nominees for Green Car Reports' 2015 Best Car To Buy award is the new 2015 Audi A3 TDI, the diesel version of Audi's new compact luxury sedan. All-new... read more October 29, 2014 by 

2014 BMW 328d

Diesel Luxury Sedans: Audi, BMW, Mercedes Face Off, Mazda Still Missing

While gasoline power units have seen incremental improvements over the last few decades, diesels seem to have shot up from relative obscurity straight to the big time. Sales... read more August 1, 2014 by 

2016 Audi A3 e-tron  -  First Drive

2016 Audi A3 e-tron: First Drive

Plug-in hybrids like the 2016 Audi A3 e-tron—especially those with well-tuned responses and zippy performance—are the evangelists that have the best chance of... read more July 31, 2014 by 

2016 Audi A3 e-tron

Audi A3 e-Tron Plug-In Hybrid: Not A Compliance Car, Exec Says

Two years ago, we described the difference between high-volume electric cars and "compliance cars"--those built in very limited numbers solely to meet California rules that... read more July 17, 2014 by 

2014 Audi A3 e-tron plug-in hybrid presentation, Berlin

2015 Audi A3 Sportback e-Tron Plug-In Hybrid On Sale This Winter--In Germany

Audi has promised plug-in models for some time, and towards the end of this year its first production plug-in will finally arrive. The 2015 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron will hit... read more June 20, 2014 by 

2015 Audi A3 Sedan  -  First Drive, March 2014

2015 Audi A3 TDI Diesel Luxury Sedan Priced From $32,600

While gasoline versions of the all-new 2015 Audi A3 compact luxury sedan went on sale in April, the model line also includes a TDI diesel version as well as an S3 performance... read more June 20, 2014 by 

Audi A3 Sportback TDI at 2014 New York Auto Show

Audi A3 TDI Sportback Unveiled At NY Show, To Join Sedan Model Next Year: Live Photos

Audi will debut its new A3 Sportback TDI at today's New York Auto Show. The four-door hatchback will join the A3 sedan TDI in the summer of 2015, as a sportier option for... read more April 16, 2014 by 

2015 Audi A3 Sedan  -  First Drive, March 2014

2015 Audi A3: Small Luxury Sedan With TDI Diesel Option

A decade ago, the concept of a sporting or luxurious sedan with a diesel engine was virtually unthinkable in the U.S. They had neither the refinement, nor the performance to... read more April 2, 2014 by 

2015 Audi A3

2015 Audi A3 Sedan Priced From $29,900

Audi has announced pricing for the first two variants of its all-new 2015 A3 sedan, on sale soon. With the base engine, a 1.8-liter, four-cylinder turbocharged unit badged... read more January 17, 2014 by 

2015 Audi A3

2015 Audi A3 Sedan Priced From $29,900

Audi has announced pricing for its 2015 A3 Sedan, a new compact sedan entry into a market currently occupied by the Mercedes-Benz CLA. Not unsurprisingly, buyers will pay the... read more October 25, 2013 by 

New Audi A3 Hatchback live photos, 2012 Geneva Motor Show

Next Audi A3 To Offer Diesel, Hybrid, CNG Options Globally

Audi’s newly-revamped A3 will begin hitting European showrooms late this year, with U.S. deliveries set to begin in early 2013. In addition to a new A3 sedan model, so... read more March 8, 2012 by  0

2010 Audi A3 TDI

Five Reasons Small Diesels Won't Dominate the U.S. Car Market

There's nothing like a rant from an old friend to focus the mind. We recently read a profanity-laced note from a high school pal excoriating all the major automakers for not... read more May 19, 2011 by  31

2011 Audi A3 Sedan e-tron Concept

Audi A3 e-tron Concept Packs Plug-In Hybrid Drivetrain

After sticking to diesel for a long time as its sole green strategy, Audi is now storming ahead into smaller, hybrid, and electric cars with a fierce vengeance, seemingly... read more April 19, 2011 by  1

2013 Audi A3 leaked official sketches

Redesigned Audi A3 Getting New Sedan Model, Six Different Power Sources

Audi is currently working on a new generation of its A3, a preview of which we got at last month’s 2011 Geneva Motor Show in the form of the Audi A3 Sedan concept... read more April 14, 2011 by  1


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