2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron is another hybrid hatchback in Audi’s extensive car series that is now available in the markets from this year on. 2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron is offered in 3 trim levels such as Premium, Premium Plus and Prestige.
The new Audi A3 Sportback e-tron 2017 comes in a variety of bold exterior colors and buyers can choose a color according to their preference.
Here is a complete review of the new 2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron with a closer look at the engine, performance and design of this amazing hybrid car.
Plug-in Electric Hybrid Drive
2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron has plug-in electric hybrid system that produces a fuel-efficient drive of 102 horsepower and 243 lb-ft of torque. The plug-in electric hybrid system offers the best advantages of eco-friendly drive and achieves a combined output of 204 horsepower.
For charging, the battery of 2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron can be plugged at home and it takes 2 hours and 15 minutes at a 240-volt power source for full charging. In addition, Audi offers a standard 120v outlet for overnight charging with home installation facility.
Exterior of 2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron
2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron gets a 5-door hatchback body style. While looking at the exterior of the car, it can be seen that Audi has condensed automotive technology, agile sportiness and high-tech engineering in the best way.
The front of the A3 Sportback e-tron is equipped with a Singleframe grille and Xenon plus headlights with LED daytime running lights. The rear receives LED taillights while the sides of car have Power-adjustable heated exterior mirrors. Furthermore, the exterior look of the car is enhanced by a specific light signature and integrated roof spoiler.
Luxurious Interior of the Car
Interior of the 2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron has also been modified for an enhanced driving experience. Inside, you have a panoramic sunroof, redesigned leather seating surfaces and Tilt and telescopic manually adjustable steering column.
The standard interior features include dual-zone automatic climate control, Micrometallic Silver inlays, Black cloth headliner, Ambient LED interior lighting, Aluminum door sill inlays with e-tron® badging and Aluminum interior package.
Besides this, the latest technological features in 2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron consist of Audi concert radio with 10 speakers and single CD player with MP3 playback capability, Color driver information system and HD Radio Technology. Furthermore, there is SiriusXM Satellite Radio, SD card slot with 32GB operating capacity, Cruise control with coast and Audi music interface with 2 USB ports and BLUETOOTH wireless technology.
Latest Safety Features
For the safety of driver and passengers, Audi has equipped A3 Sportback e-tron with the latest safety features that are mentioned below.
- Standard air bags
- Anti-lock Brake System
- Brake assist
- Traction control
- Anti-theft alarm system
- Tire-pressure monitoring system
- Electromechanical parking brake
- Electronic Brake-force Distribution
- Power central locking system with safety unlock
- Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children in rear seats
Apart from that, the Electronic Stability Control with secondary collision brake assist further enhances the safety of the car and provides protection from an accident.
Price of 2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron
2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron offers an exclusive and refined driving pleasure with ultimate luxury. For city drivers, 2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron is a worth buying. It is available at a starting price of $ 38, 900 that can go as high as $ 43,000 depending upon delivery charges and government taxes.