2012 Audi RS Q3 Concept review and pictures

Posted on Wednesday, 18 April 2012 , 16:04:18 byEmil

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Audi RS Q3 Concept

Audi developed the Q3 compact crossover. Thew model is powered by a turbocharged inline-five of the RS3 Sportback. This year the Auto China in Beijing, the carmaker will present for the first time the RS Q3 Concept. The model will most probably go for production not very far in the future. Under the hood it hides a 2.5-liter straight-five turbocharged gasoline engine capable of developing 355 horsepower. All the output enables the model to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 5.2 seconds and to reach a top speed of 265 km/h. The power is being transferred to the wheels through a 7-speed S Tronic dual clutch transmission paired to the quarto all-wheel drive. The carmaker offered a new RS-style front bumper with wide openings, a honeycomb grille, subtle wheel arch extensions, carbon fiber accents and a lip spoiler. The exterior mirror caps are also made of carbon fiber. The model runs on 20-inch alloy wheels. For the interior, black is the dominant color.