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2023 Audi A3
2.0T Premium FWD
2023 BMW 3 Series
300e Hybrid Plug-in xDrive AWD
MSRP
$45,300
Invoice
$42,630
Average Price Paid
$45,300
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2023 Audi A3
2.0T Premium FWD
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300e Hybrid Plug-in xDrive AWD
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2023 Audi A3
2.0T Premium FWD
Natalie Harrington Preview:

The 2023 Audi A3 is the German luxury brand’s smallest and most affordable offering, but that doesn’t mean it gives up anything in the way of luxury credentials. The A3 is a spacious, ...

2023 BMW 3 Series
300e Hybrid Plug-in xDrive AWD
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Specs

2023 Audi A3
2.0T Premium FWD
2023 BMW 3 Series
300e Hybrid Plug-in xDrive AWD
Powertrain 7-Speed Dual Clutch 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
28 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
38 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 13.2 gal 10.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
201 hp @ 4,400 RPM
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Torque
221 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
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Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.7:1
10.2:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.25 in x 3.65 in
3.23 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.2 in 42 in
Back Legroom 35.2 in 35.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 10.9 cu ft 9 cu ft
Maximum Payload 860 lbs 809 lbs
Exterior
Length 176.9 in 185.9 in
Width 78.1 in 81.4 in
Height 56.2 in 56.9 in
Wheelbase 103.5 in 112.2 in

Available Options

2023 Audi A3
2.0T Premium FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Atoll Blue Metallic
  • Brilliant Black
  • FLORETT Silver Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Ibis White
  • Manhattan Gray Metallic
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • NAVARRA Blue Metallic
  • Tango Red Metallic

Option Packages

  • Black Optic Sport Package
  • Convenience Package
2023 BMW 3 Series
300e Hybrid Plug-in xDrive AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Brooklyn Grey Metallic
  • Individual DRAVIT Grey Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • PHYTONIC Blue Metallic
  • PORTIMAO Blue Metallic
  • Skyscraper Grey Metallic
  • TANZANITE Blue II Metallic

Option Packages

  • Adaptive M Suspension
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Convenience Package
  • Driving Assistance Package
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Dynamic Handling Package
  • Harman/Kardon Surround Sound System
  • M Sport Package
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Premium Package
  • Shadowline Package
  • Black W/Blue Stitching, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Black W/Blue Stitching, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Black, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Oyster, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • TACORA Red, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" Double-Spoke Bi-Color Orbit Grey

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