In 2016 Audi will release the production version of the crossover Q1. This means that the second generation of Q3 needs to grow up. The European media have already seen the first information coming from Audi regarding the specifications of the future Audi Q3 2017.
Journalists from the German automobile magazines have published the first details about a new generation of crossover Audi Q3, which should appear in 2017.
2017 Audi Q3 release date
The new Q3 will be shown at one of the European motor shows in 2017, although still under testing, it is unlikely to happen before the summer of 2017.
Release date: mid-2017
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2017 Audi Q3 redesign
It’s expected that with the use of the new platform, the overall dimensions of the new Q3 will be larger, making the vehicle itself seem somewhat bigger, both inside and out.
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2017 Audi Q3 pricing
Prices are still unconfirmed, but it is doubtful that the Q3 will start at anything under $34,000.
2017 Audi Q3 dimensions and trunk
Length of new generation Audi Q3 will increase from the previous 172.8” up to 175.1”, and the wheelbase from 102.3” to 104.3”. In addition, the trunk volume of the new Audi Q3 will increase by 1.2 cubic foot (from 12.5 to 13.7 cubic feet).
2017 Audi Q3 interior
The design of the interior of the new Audi Q3 will resemble the design solutions used in the Volkswagen Tiguan. The standard equipment of the new car will include a new multimedia system and projection display.
2017 Audi Q3 video review
2017 Audi Q3 engine specifications
Officials behind the scenes of car industry say that Audi will continue to install 4-cylinder engines on the Q3. Their power output will range from 150 to 367 BHP. In the first case, this is a good urban option, the second is marketing. It is believed that there will also be an optional hybrid system with an overall power output 220 BHP.
2017 Audi Q3 photos and spy shots
|2017 Audi Q3 2.0T|
|Engine type||DOHC 16V I4, direct fuel injection, turbocharger|
|Power/torque||200 hp; 207 lb-ft|
|Transmission||6-speed shiftable automatic|
|Cargo volume||16.7 – 48.2 cu.ft|
|Top speed||126 mph|
|PRICE RANGE: $35,000-$37,000 (est)|
|Competitors: BMW X1, Lexus NX, Mercedes-Benz GLA|