2017 Audi A3 Facelift India Launch on April 6, 2017

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Audi India will launch the 2017 A3 facelift on April 6, 2017. The facelift features a revised exterior, a new engine and slight updates to the interiors. Unlike the current model, that comes with a 1.8 L petrol, the new one receives a 1.4 L Petrol. This is the same engine that powers the new Audi A4. It should help Audi bring the starting price down to around Rs. 25 lakh (ex-showroom). Scroll down to know more about the upcoming 2017 Audi A3 Facelift India launch, price and specifications.

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2017 Audi A3 Facelift Launch in India 

Model Launch Date
2017 Audi A3 Facelift April 6, 2017

Audi will launch the new model A3 in India on April 6th. Interestingly, the A3 Cabriolet facelift has been on sale in India since February 2017.

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2017 Audi A3 Facelift Price in India

Model Estimated ex-showroom Price
2017 Audi A3 40 TFSI Premium Petrol Rs. 25 lakh
2017 Audi A3 35 TDI Premium Diesel Rs. 29 lakh

The introduction of the smaller capacity 1.4 petrol should help bring prices down. Our guess is that the new Audi A3 will have a starting price of around Rs. 25 lakh. The diesel variants, which start at around Rs. 29 lakh currently, will cost more or less the same.

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2017 Audi A3 Facelift India – Changes

The 2017 MY Audi A3 gets a new nose with sharper headlamps. There is a new single-piece grille and a new front bumper on offer as well. The tail lamps get new LED detailing. On the inside, the A3 features Audi’s Virtual Cockpit.

  • New headlamps
  • New single frame grille
  • LED headlamps
  • New LED tail lamps
  • New Steering wheel design
  • Redesigned AC vents
  • Additional USB port
  • New 1.4 L TFSI Petrol engine

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2017 Audi A3 Facelift India – Specifications

Engine Type/ Displacement 1.4 L TFSI Petrol
Power 150 PS
Torque 250 Nm
Top Speed 224 km/h
Acceleration (0-100 km/h) 8.2 seconds
Transmission (Gearbox) 7-speed Automatic
Mileage (estimated) 17-18 kpl (claimed)

The most notable change here will be the introduction of a new 1.4 L turbo petrol. This is the same engine that powers the new Audi A4. It makes 150 PS and 250 Nm and can breach the 100 km/h in 8.2 seconds. The diesel variants will continue with the 2.0 L TDI that powers the current car.

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Engine Type/ Displacement 2.0 L TDI Diesel
Power 150 PS
Torque 340 Nm
Top Speed 224 km/h
Acceleration (0-100 km/h) 8.3 seconds
Transmission (Gearbox) 7-speed DSG Automatic
Mileage (estimated) 20-21 kpl (claimed)

2017 Audi A3 Facelift India – Dimensions

2017 audi a3 facelfit india dimensions

Length 4458 mm
Width 1960 mm (with mirrors)
Height 1416 mm
Wheelbase 2637 mm

Stay tuned to Car Blog India for more updates on the 2017 Audi A3 Facelift India launch, price and specifications. Also, watch this space for a detailed 2017 Audi A3 Facelift India test drive review.

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