Fhoto: Audi S3 2013 (Autocar)
Audi does not want to miss the sekompatriotnya rival, BMW. Audi is developing a new generation of Ausi S3, prepared to deal with the BMW M135i.
Audi does not provide official information about this plan. However, as quoted Inautonews, Saturday (26/05/2012), 2013 Audi S3 will be armed with 2.0-liter four- cylinder engine with Audi Valve Lift System.
Capital is the engine capable of producing a total output reaching 280 horsepower and 380 Nm of torque. Power of this machine will be sent to the new Quattro all-wheel drive system with six-speed manual transmission or an automatic seven-speed S- Tronic.
The latest generation of Audi S3 will be more direct, which weighs 80 kg less than the previous generation. Audi S3 is expected to achieve the acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h in just 5.5 seconds, which stood at top speed reaches 250 km/h.
Audi S3 is set to perform at Paris Motor Show 2012 event.