Finally, Audi has decided to get in the plug-in hybrid sporty battlefield. The Audi A3 sport back has always been a popular small hatchback. In the new Audi A3 45 TFSI e, a lot of notable features have been added which includes power boost and extra equipment’s. Additionally, the PHEV 2021 Audi a3 Sportback comes with two variants; the 40 and 45 TFSI e models. Both packs the same 1.4-litre turbocharged gas engine combined with electric motors that produce the same amount of power.
2021 audi A3 sportback Styling
Honestly, the new Audi A3 TFSI e-version styling is excellent. The front grille is all painted in glossy black. An ‘’E’’ theme has also been incorporated in the daytime running lights of the matrix LED headlights. This is to show Audi electric nature. This plugin hybrid Audi version is available with two-zone climate control which comes as standard, Audi drive select, and convenience key and sport seats. 17-inch wheels with red brake callipers are what the Audi a3 rides on.
Engine and performance
The Audi a3 Sportback 45 TFSI e is powered by a 1.4-litre turbocharged gasoline engine. It is also mated with an electric motor and a pack of 13kw-h batteries. The power output from the combination, it delivers a stunning 242 horsepower and 400 NM of torque. All this power is delivered only to the front wheels from the electric motor which is paired with a six-speed automatic transmission system.
In this PHEV Audi compact hatchback, the electrified boost is really impressive in claiming 0- 100km/h. it does it in only 6.8 seconds and also has a top speed of 232 km/h. while in zero-emissions mode, the electrified Audi a3 cannot go faster than 140 km/h. when using the electric power, the AUDI A3 sport back can cover around 63 kilometres. the 2021 Audi a3 Sportback battery pack is said to charge from zero to full charge in just 5 hours using the normal household socket. It can also be recharged at a maximum power of 2.9 kW.
When looking to buy the Audi A3 sports back 45 TFSI e, you will have to pay a price of $50310.