The Audi A3 is a compact executive car produced by the German automaker in different body configurations including sedan, hatchback, and convertible. This model was first launched in 1996 for the European markets. It was the first small car since 1978 when the company ended the production of the Audi 50. The Audi A3 is currently the smallest and the most affordable car available in the Audi lineup. Premier System Private Limited is the official importer and provider of Audi A3 for sale in Pakistan. It is offered only in sedan and Sportback versions here, so you may not be able to find hatchback variants of the Audi A3 Pakistan. Moreover, it is hard to find used Audi A3 in the market.
Reasons to buy Audi A3 in Pakistan
Audi A3 Specifications and Performance Dynamics
The Audi A3 is manufactured in a wide range of powertrains, which include several petrol and diesel powertrains. The standard petrol engine is a 1.0L TFSI four-cylinder producing up to 114 horsepower and 200 Nm torque. Other petrol options include 1.4L TFSI four-cylinder and 2.0L TFSI generating 148 hp and 188 hp respectively. The petrol engines are equipped with Audi valve-lift system and intelligent thermal management, which keep the fuel consumption and carbon emissions low. Apart from the gasoline engines, the Audi A3 is also offered in diesel powertrain, which is based on a 2.0 liter TDI four-cylinder engine with a maximum output of 148 horsepower and 320 Nm torque. The average fuel economy for petrol engines is approximately as low as 5 liters/100km, while that for the diesel engine is 4.1 liters/100km.
Audi A3 Styling and Design Language
The exterior of the Audi A3 sedan is breathtaking and fascinating. It possesses dynamic contours with taut and muscular lines all around it. The standard exterior features of Audi A3 include variable intermittent rain-sensing wipers, rear defogger, power glass sunroof, 17-inch alloy wheels with all-season tires, and rear lip spoiler. On the other hand, optional exterior facilities comprise of Audi guard wheel lock kit, front grille filler panel, and front license plate holder. Moreover, this compact sedan is accessible in thirteen vibrant exterior colors, including Black, Brown, Red, Gray, Silver, White, and Blue.
The Audi A3 interior is extraordinarily comfortable. Crafted with elegant trims and premium materials, the interior is designed to be more functional than before. The standard interior features encompass Audi virtual cockpit, MMI navigation, 8-way power driver seat with power adjustable lumbar support, driver and front passenger seat height adjustments, while the rear row has split-folding seatback with foldable center armrest. You can opt for seats in cloth or leather, as per your desire. Furthermore, Audi offers several equipment packages to make driving a unique experience.
Audi A3 Innovative Techs and Features
To make the driver cabin more comfortable, the Audi A3 features active charcoal air filter, dual-zone climate control, and leather steering wheel. Similarly, the entertainment facilities consist of AM/FM Stereo with satellite radio, 14 speakers with Bang & Olufsen sound system, auxiliary audio input, and memory card slot. Subsequently, the convenience features range across cruise control, remote trunk release, a trip computer, external temperature display, and low fuel level warning.
To ensure the safety of occupants, the Audi A3 features antilock braking system, remote antitheft alarm system, emergency brake assist, daytime running lights, engine immobilizer, dusk sensing headlamps, seatbelt pre-tensioners, stability control, traction control, tire pressure monitoring system, post-collision safety system and many airbags.
Audi A3 Price in Pakistan
The authorized dealership offers the brand new 2019 Audi A3 at a starting price of PKR 6,000,000. It is hard to find used versions of A3 because it is not a common car here. The used A3 is available between PKR 4,600,000 and PKR 5,300,000.
As the competition in the luxury cars segment is meager in Pakistan, only BMW 1 Series and Mercedes-Benz A-Class are competing against this compact car. We recommend this vehicle to young professionals in the high-income group.