Home Make Audi 2021 Audi S3, RS3 spotted; Audi E-Tron S and E-Tron S Sportback...

2021 Audi S3, RS3 spotted; Audi E-Tron S and E-Tron S Sportback announced

- Advertisement -

Audi has been a marvel of innovations. Also known as “Four rings” this German automotive manufacturer has been on the epitome of success, since the start. Rolling out handsome sedans, some freakingly fast sportscars, tough, off-roading SUVs, Audi’s lineup has some great vehicles for each segment and their belief in constant improvement. This week also, many vehicles were posted or were announced. Let’s jump right in to catch the hottest ones.

2021 Audi S3 sedan and S3 Sportback

 

 

 

 

 

Set to compete for the likes of BMW M235i Gran Coupe, Cadillac CT4-V, and Mercedes-AMG A35 and CLA35 duo, the upcoming 2021 Audi S3 Sportback were spotted again, this time no zero camouflage. The upcoming crossover will also have an S3 sedan rolling out late 2021. But concentrating on the spied prototype of the S3 Sportback, the same had an aggressive aero kit and quad-exhaust tips.

The Sportback had some redesigned headlights that added a cruel look to the same. Whereas the S3 sedan has the same aggressive front fascia.

Talking about 2021 Audi S3 sedan, it was also spotted roaming around with no hiding. The current S3  a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 delivering 292 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque, with the engine driving all four wheels via a 6-speed dual-clutch transmission. A similar configuration is expected for the new S3. The performance or rather acceleration of the new S3 can improve with the previous 0-60 mph sprint being done in 4.7 seconds. It’s hard to talk about the insides, but the tag of Audi itself is the synonym of a premium cabin.

Also Read:  Porsche 911 GT3 R Spied on Nurburgring track.

2021 Audi RS3 spied practicing at the Nurburgring track

It has been a while since we covered a 4-wheels covering the tracks, fire breathing, and burning rubber. The hatch was skidding, running, sliding, and everything that tested the roots of the camo-Audi. Though the video we watched could have understeer concern for the hatch, or maybe the test driver was playful enough to take the Audi RS3 a little outside on those turns.

Also, the exhaust sound was melodious and legit. Looks like the camo had worn a sport exhaust system, which might feature in upper trims or maybe in additional accessories. The European cars are way too silent to what we hear. But hatch wasn’t the only Audi vehicle that lapped around “The Ring”.

The camo couldn’t hide the slimmer and sleek headlights and 6-bespoke alloy wheels. The Audi’s roar hints at a turbocharged inline-five punching out above 400 hp. A British magazine claims the 2.5 TFSI might have roughly 415 hp and a healthy 369 pound-feet (500 Newton-meters) of torque. If the rumor mill is accurate, the RS3 will boast an additional 20 hp and 15 lb-ft (20 Nm) compared to its predecessor.

Also Read:  Mercedes-Benz has launched the EQ electric sub-brand in India On 2020

New Audi E-Tron S and E-Tron S Sportback are the future hot SUVs

 

Let’s talk green now. The Audi has already taken the first steps to the future. The new arriving Audi E-Tron S and E-Tron S Sportback are two of the evidence of this statement. Strengthening the electric lineup of the German manufacturers, these are hot electric vehicles with three motors.

Also Read:  New Audi RS 3 Saloon spied out by the end of 2020

Priced from £87,000 for the standard SUV and £88,700 for the Sportback, the two range-topping variants are claimed to be the first volume-production cars to use three electric motors. Two of these are set at the rear axle and one on the front, and this goes the same in both the SUVs. The motors combined churn out a 496bhp and a stout 718lb ft of torque figure. Both SUVs are capable of a 130 mph top speed and a 4.5 sec 0-60 mph sprint.

This configuration doesn’t just impress on straight patches, Audi claims that E-Tron S lineup can perform “controlled drifts” due to a more rear-biased power delivery than the standard car. In normal driving modes, only the rear motors work and deliver power to all wheels via a single-speed transmission. In dynamic mode, when the pedal is pressed in search of power, the front motor activates. It also predicts the slip-on harsh turns and decelerates the inside front wheel to avoid traction loss.

Did we say it was all? Because the S variants include airflow-optimized wheel-arch extensions, which contribute to a drag coefficient of just 0.26 on the Sportback. Both vehicles will inherit a 95 kWh battery pack. This results out to a claimed range of 223 miles and 226 miles for Audi E-Tron S and E-Tron S Sportback respectively.

- Advertisement -

Newsletter

Sign up for latest news, important updates and special tutorials.

Rishabh Chugh
An automobile engineer by profession, writer by heart.
2,723,081FansLike
41,469FollowersFollow
20FollowersFollow
241SubscribersSubscribe

Must Read

Mercedes EQS Claims a 435 Mile Range, Could Beat the Tesla Champ Model S?

The Mercedes has set an eye on Tesla, and it's looking to offer the electric car manufacturer a tough competition with its under-development, Mercedes EQS,...

Will We See The Iconic Ambassador Make a Return On Indian Roads?

Can the iconic Hindustan Ambassador be revived? The's always a catch to start big debates with a question, hence this. The Indian roads were...

Will new Ford Mustang Car Launch In India?

Ford Mustang is a must-have in everyone's "favourite car list". But this American muscle car is still out of reach in India. If you...

Lamborghini has Now Officially Delivered 10,000 Urus !!!

Lamborghini has completed a milestone of 10,000 Urus produced and sold. The Lamborghini Urus is known for being the world's first Super Sport Utility...

Bengaluru-Based Startup Pravaig, Comes Up with Tesla Rival, the Extinction MK1 !!!

The Indian automobile market is at its lowest, the tech is outdated, yet top-notch companies like Mahindra and Tata are striving for resembling the...

Jeep Hints Towards a V8 Powered Wrangler Amidst Bronco Fear !!!

With the Bronco shedding the reputation of others, stealing the limelight even before launch, the rivals are trying hard to compete strongly against the...

To Scrap Jeep Wrangler, 2021 Ford Bronco Makes a Heroic Entry !!!

After covering almost a dozen of posts, the iconic and legendary, Ford Bronco is reborn to take a breath, but not in a very competitive segment....

Audi Announces Euromobil Private Sale Event Happening from July 17-19, 2020 for Tax-Free Purchasing.

Audi has announced some exclusive deals for its models at Euromobil’s private sale event happening from July 17-19, 2020. At the event, enjoy the profit...

2021 Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Xago is the Lamborghini’s Way of Special Editions !!!

The latest hypercar edition has been announced by Lamborghini that loves limiting its products, the so-called Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Xango, has a unique speciality,...

Here is the Review of 2020 Opel Astra Car Model !!!

The current generation of the car was launched in 2016 and was rapidly named the European Car of the Year. But for three years...