Acknowledged as the first car to bring premium brand qualities to the compact hatchback sector, the Audi A3 reinvents itself this year as an even more spacious, refined, responsive and meticulously built act to follow for the class it created back in 1996. The all-new Audi A3 goes on sale in the UK in the summer of 2003.
It has also been transformed mechanically, by a wide variety of new or improved EU4 compliant petrol and TDI engines, revolutionary new transmission options, revised front and all-new independent rear suspension and new electro-mechanical power steering.
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