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2023 Audi RS 3 2.5T quattro AWD
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2023 Audi S4
3.0T quattro Premium AWD
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Performance sedans are nowhere near as popular as they once were, but many automakers—European ones especially—continue to build and refine their sports car lineups. Audi is one of the...

2023 Audi RS 3
2.5T quattro AWD
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Specs

2023 Audi S4
3.0T quattro Premium AWD
2023 Audi RS 3
2.5T quattro AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 7-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
21 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 15.3 gal 14.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
349 hp @ 5,400 RPM
401 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
369 lb-ft @ 1,370 RPM
369 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
5 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.2:1
10:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
2,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.33 in x 3.5 in
3.25 in x 3.65 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 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 41.3 in 41.2 in
Back Legroom 35.7 in 35.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12 cu ft 8.3 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,058 lbs 860 lbs
Exterior
Length 187.5 in 178.8 in
Width 79.6 in 78.1 in
Height 56.2 in 55.6 in
Wheelbase 111 in 103.6 in

Available Options

2023 Audi S4
3.0T quattro Premium AWD

Exterior Colors

  • CHRONOS Gray Metallic
  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • District Green Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Ibis White
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • NAVARRA Blue Metallic
  • Tango Red Metallic

Option Packages

  • Carbon Fiber Spoiler
  • Carbon Fiber Spoiler & Mirror Caps W/Side Assist
  • Convenience Package
  • Sport Exhaust Resonator
2023 Audi RS 3
2.5T quattro AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • KEMORA Gray Metallic
  • KYALAMI Green
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Python Yellow Metallic
  • Tango Red Metallic
  • Turbo Blue

Option Packages

  • Black Optic Plus Package
  • Carbon Package
  • Dynamic Plus Package
  • RS Design Package - Green
  • RS Sport Exhaust System W/Black Tips
  • RS Technology Package

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