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Audi S3

The Audi S3 is a premium small sports car that originally arrived in Australia as in 1999.

Initially offered as a small hot-hatch with 152kW, today's model boasts more than 210kW and features a wide variant range, rising from the base $64,200 S3 Sportback 2.0 TFSI Quattro and capping off at the top-of-the-range $73,400 S3 2.0 TFSI Quattro.

The punchy 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine and seven-speed dual-clutch automatic are the only drivetrain offerings. All variants come with Audi’s 'Quattro' all-wheel drive system.

The Audi S3’s class rivals include the Mercedes-AMG A45, BMW M140i, and Volkswagen Golf R.

If after a more potent version of the S3, you can always find Audi’s more aggressive RS3 model.

Audi S3 Price and Specs

The price range for the Audi S3 varies based on the trim level you choose. Starting at $64,200 and going to $73,400 for the latest year the model was manufactured. The model range is available in the following body types starting from the engine/transmission specs shown below.

Year Body Type Specs Price from Price to
2020 Hatchback 2.0L, PULP, 7 SP AUTO $64,200 $64,200
2020 Sedan 2.0L, PULP, 7 SP AUTO $65,800 $65,800
2020 Convertible 2.0L, PULP, 7 SP AUTO $73,400 $73,400
2019 Hatchback 2.0L, PULP, 7 SP AUTO $55,550 $72,800
2019 Sedan 2.0L, PULP, 7 SP AUTO $59,990 $79,885
2019 Convertible 2.0L, PULP, 7 SP AUTO $59,990 $79,885
2018 Sedan 2.0L, PULP, 7 SP AUTO $48,950 $62,800
2018 Hatchback 2.0L, PULP, 7 SP AUTO $54,990 $59,990
2018 Convertible 2.0L, PULP, 7 SP AUTO $54,999 $63,470
2017 Hatchback 2.0L, PULP, 7 SP AUTO $43,888 $59,888
2017 Sedan 2.0L, PULP, 7 SP AUTO $45,980 $58,190
2017 Convertible 2.0L, PULP, 7 SP AUTO $48,500 $58,300
2016 Hatchback 2.0L, PULP, 6 SP AUTO $38,850 $49,990
2016 Sedan 2.0L, PULP, 6 SP AUTO $38,985 $55,990
2016 Convertible 2.0L, PULP, 6 SP AUTO $38,985 $55,990
See All Audi S3 Pricing and Specs

Audi S3 Colours

  • Brilliant Black
  • Ibis White
  • Quantum Grey
  • Floret Silver
  • Glacier White
  • Mythos Black
  • Nano Grey
  • Navarra Blue
  • Tango Red
  • Daytona Grey
  • Ara Blue
To confirm current colour availability, please check the manufacturer's website.

Audi S3 Wheel Size

The Audi S3 has a number of different wheel and tyre options. When it comes to tyres, these range from 225x40 R18 for Convertible in 2020 with a wheel size that spans from 18x8 inches.

Year Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
2020 Convertible 225x40 R18 18x8 inches 225x40 R18 18x8 inches
2020 Hatchback 225x40 R18 18x7.5 inches 225x40 R18 18x7.5 inches
2020 Sedan 225x40 R18 18x8 inches 225x40 R18 18x8 inches
2019 Convertible 225x40 R18 18x8 inches 225x40 R18 18x8 inches
2019 Hatchback 225x40 R18 18x7.5 inches 225x40 R18 18x7.5 inches
2019 Sedan 225x40 R18 18x8 inches 225x40 R18 18x8 inches
2018 Convertible 225x40 R18 18x8 inches 225x40 R18 18x8 inches
2018 Hatchback 225x40 R18 18x7.5 inches 225x40 R18 18x7.5 inches
2018 Sedan 225x40 R18 18x8 inches 225x40 R18 18x8 inches
2017 Convertible 225x40 R18 18x8 inches 225x40 R18 18x8 inches
2017 Hatchback 225x40 R18 18x7.5 inches 225x40 R18 18x7.5 inches
2017 Sedan 225x40 R18 18x8 inches 225x40 R18 18x8 inches
2016 Convertible 225x40 R18 18x8 inches 225x40 R18 18x8 inches
2016 Hatchback 225x40 R18 18x7.5 inches 225x40 R18 18x7.5 inches
2016 Sedan 225x40 R18 18x8 inches 225x40 R18 18x8 inches
The dimensions shown above are for the base model. See All Audi S3 Wheel Sizes

Audi S3 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Audi S3 here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

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Audi S3 Dimensions

The dimensions of the Audi S3 Hatchback, Sedan and Convertible vary according to year of manufacture and spec level.

Year Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
2020 Hatchback 1451x1785x4322 mm 119 mm
2020 Sedan 1402x1796x4469 mm 115 mm
2020 Convertible 1396x1793x4431 mm 119 mm
2019 Sedan 1402x1796x4469 mm 115 mm
2019 Hatchback 1451x1785x4322 mm 119 mm
2019 Convertible 1396x1793x4431 mm 119 mm
2018 Hatchback 1451x1785x4322 mm 119 mm
2018 Sedan 1402x1796x4469 mm 115 mm
2018 Convertible 1396x1793x4431 mm 119 mm
2017 Hatchback 1404x1785x4324 mm 139 mm
2017 Sedan 1402x1796x4469 mm 115 mm
2017 Convertible 1396x1793x4434 mm 103 mm
2016 Hatchback 1404x1785x4324 mm 139 mm
2016 Sedan 1402x1796x4469 mm 118 mm
2016 Convertible 1388x1793x4434 mm 103 mm
The dimensions shown above are for the base model. See All Audi S3 Dimensions

Audi S3 Fuel Consumption

The Audi S3 is available in a number of variants and body types that are powered by PULP fuel type(s). It has an estimated fuel consumption starting from 6.8L/100km for Convertible /PULP for the latest year the model was manufactured.

Year Body Type Fuel Consumption* Engine Fuel Type Transmission
2020 Convertible 6.8L/100km 2.0L PULP 7 SP AUTO
2020 Hatchback 6.6L/100km 2.0L PULP 7 SP AUTO
2020 Sedan 6.5L/100km 2.0L PULP 7 SP AUTO
2019 Convertible 6.8L/100km 2.0L PULP 7 SP AUTO
2019 Hatchback 6.6L/100km 2.0L PULP 7 SP AUTO
2019 Sedan 6.5L/100km 2.0L PULP 7 SP AUTO
2018 Convertible 6.8L/100km 2.0L PULP 7 SP AUTO
2018 Hatchback 7.1L/100km 2.0L PULP 6 SP MAN
2018 Sedan 6.5L/100km 2.0L PULP 7 SP AUTO
2017 Convertible 6.8L/100km 2.0L PULP 7 SP AUTO
2017 Hatchback 7L/100km 2.0L PULP 6 SP MAN
2017 Sedan 6.5L/100km 2.0L PULP 7 SP AUTO
2016 Convertible 7.1L/100km 2.0L PULP 6 SP AUTO
2016 Hatchback 7L/100km 2.0L PULP 6 SP MAN
2016 Sedan 6.9L/100km 2.0L PULP 6 SP AUTO
* Combined fuel consumption See All Audi S3 Pricing and Specs for 2020

Audi S3 Towing Capacity

The Audi S3 has no towing capacity for the last 5 years the model was manufactured.

Year Body Type Braked Capacity from Braked Capacity to
2020 Convertible 0kg 0kg
2020 Hatchback 0kg 0kg
2020 Sedan 0kg 0kg
2019 Convertible 0kg 0kg
2019 Hatchback 0kg 0kg
2019 Sedan 0kg 0kg
2018 Convertible 0kg 0kg
2018 Hatchback 0kg 0kg
2018 Sedan 0kg 0kg
2017 Convertible 0kg 0kg
2017 Hatchback 0kg 0kg
2017 Sedan 0kg 0kg
2016 Convertible 0kg 0kg
2016 Hatchback 0kg 0kg
2016 Sedan 0kg 0kg
See All Towing Capacity for Audi S3