The 2017 Audi Q3 will remain the smallest sport utility vehicle that the automaker presents to consumers. It will remain quite interesting to drivers and is believed that it will continue to be a consistent seller within the American and Canadian automotive markets. What is currently known, as well as speculated, about the vehicle will be discussed below.
2017 Audi Q3: Drivetrain Configuration
The power for the vehicle will be dispersed over all four years, and it has been heavily rumored that the vehicle’s fuel economy will be greatly enhanced. It has been (subtly) reported that the vehicle will reach speeds of 60 miles per hour in a matter of 6.8 seconds while carrying to the maximum speed of 145 miles per hour via its diesel power option. According to industry experts, the power under the hood will continue to be that of a four-cylinder unit options. The output ranges for the units have been estimated to be 200 hp. The turbocharged, four-cylinder option 2.0-liter according to current conjecture. There has also been a great deal of rumors contending that a hybrid powertrain will emerge with an output of upwards of 220 hp.
2017 Audi Q3: A lot of New Features
According to a number of reports that are stemming from unofficial automotive websites, the upcoming variant will have changes that are applied to individual details. The main focus of the alterations appears to be focused on the front of the new 2017 Audi Q3. Do note that both the rear and front bumpers of the vehicle have been redesigned for the new model year. The bumpers are said to present as massive as well as featuring air circulation vents. The headlights will be aggressive with a phenomenal style and daytime running headlights will be equipped with LED technology. Do note that the front end will be minutely less aggressive yet expressed in a style that is best described as sporty. The rear lighting clusters of the upcoming vehicle present a look that is very interesting that rise together with the trunk door. Also, the vehicle will sit atop 20-inch alloy wheels and measure in at 63.4 inches in height, 72 inches in width and 172.4 inches in length. Per insiders that are fairly close to the automaker, the new Audi will be based on the PQ35 platform that is riddled with advanced features.
The interior of the new Audi will present in a sporty style with high-quality materials. The ergonomics are said to be virtually close to perfection for the comfort of both the driver as well as their passengers. The seating will be equipped with plush and luxurious upholstery as well as heaters and electronic teasers for setting. The cockpit has been made expressly driver friendly with a center console that is slightly tilted with a display that is precise and extremely clear. Additionally, the cabin is said to be brimming with the very latest in regards to automotive technologies.
2017 Audi Q3: Release Date and Price
Although it has yet to be confirmed, it has been widely reported that the 2017 Audi Q3 will be displayed at motor shows throughout the year. It is truly believed that by the second half of next year, the new offering of the Q3 will be released into dealerships for sale. The base price of the model is said to rest in the neighborhood of $35,000.