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The Q3 opened for ordering in June priced from approximately £25,000 – first UK deliveries in November.

The official start of production for the Audi Q3 has begun. Starting June, the compact SUV with the four rings will be built at the SEAT factory in Martorell, located in Spain’s Catalonia region.

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Audi Q3 RS

New RS Q3 combines stand-out performance with rugged practicality and exceptional 32mpg economy RS Q3 notable as the first ever RS Q model debuts at the Geneva Show next month – UK ordering will begin in the summer ahead of first deliveries in late 2013 2.5-litre, five-cylinder TFSI petrol engine delivers 310PS and 420Nm – […]


Audi Q3 2.0 TFSI – Auto Express first drive

The focus is on efficiency with the new Q3. It’s the first Audi ‘Q’ car to be offered in a fuel-saving front-wheel-drive layout. But performance fans needn’t worry – at the other end of the scale is this top-spec petrol model, with 208bhp and four-wheel drive. As we revealed last week, a storming high-performance Q3 is on […]


Audi’s Q3 is a car for our times

One of the most aggressive-looking beasts of that era when we lost the run of ourselves was the Audi Q7 SUV. I didn’t much like it and it probably suffered from being such an overblown element of those blinging times. However that was then, and while a few of the beasts can still be spotted roaming […]


Report Says Audi Q3 RS Could Be Coming To Europe

According to a report by German mag Auto Motor und Sport, Audi is apparently debating creating a hot version of its small Q3 crossover to be released in 2012.The Audi Q3 RS, if it exists, will likely feature a 300-hp version of Audi’s turbocharged 2.5-liter I-5. For those keeping track, that’s the same engine that’s […]


The Audi Q3 Twitter Tour!

It looks like Audi are doing a tour of the new Q3 in the back of a glass truck! The site is in Dutch and can be found by clicking here: http://www.audiblog.nl/?p=46782 The rough translation is below:   You follow the AudiQ3ontour using Twitter. They arrived near AudiBlog but just missed them, a Tweet ir two […]


Audi Q3 pricing revealed

Audi has released detailed pricing and specifications for the new Audi Q3. UK OTR prices starting from £24,560 OTR have just been confirmed for the new Audi Q3 SUV – the third and most compact member of the Audi Q series which opens for ordering next month and arrives in the UK in November. For a […]


Audi builds firm foundations for UK Q3 launch

Generous UK specification is an added attraction for new more compact Audi SUV. Third Audi Q-series model opens for ordering in June with attractive £24,560 OTR entry price – first UK deliveries in November Four engines available, all directly injected and turbocharged and all optimised by start-stop and energy recuperation systems – 2.0 TFSI 170PS, […]


Audi Q3 freewheels into the limelight

Audi’s compact Q3 SUV, making its world debut at the Shanghai Auto Show, will be the first Audi to feature ‘disconnect coasting’ – a system that automatically freewheels downhill to save fuel. It will be fitted as standard to front-wheel drive eco models with 2.0-litre petrol engines when the Q3 goes on sale in the […]


New Q3 brings a third dimension to Audi SUV style

Latest Audi entrant offers all the benefits of SUV ownership in a more compact and ‘city-friendly’ form. Third Audi Q-series member opens for ordering in June priced from approximately £25,000 – first UK deliveries in November Compact body – 4,385mm long, 1,831mm wide, 1,602mm high – encloses deceptively spacious cabin and load bay offering up […]


SEAT takes on 700 new staff to build Audi Q3 in Spain

SEAT is bringing some much-needed good news to the Spanish economy with the announcement of 700 new jobs at its Martorell plant near Barcelona. SEAT and the Catalan government’s Department of Business and Employment have signed an agreement to train new workers to build the forthcoming Audi Q3 at Martorell.  The agreement will see 1,200 […]


The Audi Q3 could arrive into India by early 2012

The much anticipated Audi Q3 Crossover SUV, which is Audi India’s challenger to the BMW X1 Crossover, could arrive into India early next year. This information was revealed by Mr Sirish Chandran, the editor of the Overdrive magazine. Apart from when the Audi Q3 will be launched in India, no other information regarding it’s price […]


Audi Q2 and Q6 SUVs planned?

The new Audi Q4 is just one of a handful of new Audi SUVs in the pipeline to meet the growing global demand for upmarket SUVs. Audi will also launch three sporty 4x4s in the next five years. The strategy will double the number of dedicated SUVs offered by Audi. In addition to the Q4, […]


Audi Q3 starts volume production

The official start of production for the Audi Q3 has begun. Starting today, the compact SUV with the four rings will be built at the SEAT factory in Martorell, located in Spain’s Catalonia region. Approximately 100,000 Q3 units are slated to leave the three-shift assembly line each year. Audi and SEAT together have invested around […]


Introducing the Audi Q3

The new Audi Q3 is a premium SUV in a compact form. This genuine Audi sets standards in all aspects of engineering – from its body through drivetrains and chassis to its state-of-the-art assistance systems and multimedia systems. The Audi Q3 is a versatile companion for everyday life – with an urbane character. The design […]