Audi RS 3 Sportback | RS Range | Audi UK

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Extraordinary performance, everyday usability

0 to 62 mph in 3.8 seconds. RS Torque Splitter. And RS driving modes. The new, third generation Audi RS 3 Sportback brings driving dynamics of the highest calibre. Audi Sport through and through, it’s as suitable for everyday use as it is thrilling on a racetrack.

Update on delivery times

Like many other manufacturers and other sectors of industry, we are experiencing some supply chain issues and a few of our components are in short supply, in particular those relating to semi-conductor chips, which have reduced our production capacity. This means delivery times for some of our model lines are longer than we would normally expect. Please be assured we are working hard to deliver your chosen vehicle as quickly as possible and your local Audi Centre will keep you up to date with what’s happening. If you are experiencing difficulties due to the delay, please don’t hesitate to contact your Audi Centre who will work with you to find the best solution, and can advise on the limited supply of new cars which are available from stock. We also have a wide variety of Approved Used cars available for you to browse online.

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The above performance data relates to the Audi RS 3 Sportback 2.5 litre 5 Cylinder.


Even more agility

With its high-performance, five-cylinder engine, the Audi RS 3 delivers rapid acceleration with a highly intoxicating sound. Laying down 500 Nm of torque and also being the first Audi model with a torque splitter as standard, you can expect maximum agility and a dynamic response.

Explore trim levels

The RS 3 Sportback is available in different versions, known as trim levels. These allow you to choose a version that reflects your preferred styling, driving experience and equipment level.

Audi Sport in its DNA

With its striking design and sporty roof line, the RS 3 Sportback draws admiring looks, whatever the surroundings. At the front, the wide RS bumper, distinctive honeycomb grille, and the large air intakes enhance the powerful appearance.

The new RS 3 also comes with updated design elements, including the flat, wedge-shaped LED headlights and LED tail lights with dynamic turn signal lights. Matrix LED headlights are also available as standard from the Carbon Black trim.


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Interior racing atmosphere

Inside, the genuine racing feeling continues with a carbon-fibre instrument panel on Carbon Black and Vorsprung trims and the flat-bottomed leather steering wheel features on the RS 3 and Carbon Black trims. RS sport seats come as standard and are also available in fine Nappa leather with RS honeycomb stitching and glossy black stitching.


Racing ahead with tech

New in the RS 3, the 12.3-inch Audi virtual cockpit plus displays the rpms as a bar graph, showing power and torque as percentages. Optionally, the rpm display is available in the new ‘RS Runway’ design. Here, the values are displayed in a way that resembles an airplane runway – the highest speed in the foreground and the lowest speed in the background.


Unlock your Audi world

With sophisticated information and entertainment functions, Audi Connect* takes convenience and driving enjoyment to a new level.

Audi Connect features and services are available within your car’s Infotainment system, with additional remote features available through the myAudi app*. This includes features such as remote lock and unlock, parking location tracker and real-time vehicle information, if your vehicle is equipped*.

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