The Truth About Cars » audi s3 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:15:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 My $2.2 Million Fleet In 2015 – The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/2-2-million-fleet-2015-good-bad-ugly/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/2-2-million-fleet-2015-good-bad-ugly/#comments Thu, 17 Dec 2015 14:00:13 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1242681 Forty-nine cars worth more than $2.2 million dollars arrived for one-week stays in my driveway during the 2015 calendar year. Seventeen of them were traditional four-door sedans, including an XSE V6 version of America’s most popular car — the Toyota Camry. Another 15 were utility vehicles of one kind or another: the tiny Jeep Renegade and Mazda […]

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Forty-nine cars worth more than $2.2 million dollars arrived for one-week stays in my driveway during the 2015 calendar year. Seventeen of them were traditional four-door sedans, including an XSE V6 version of America’s most popular car — the Toyota Camry. Another 15 were utility vehicles of one kind or another: the tiny Jeep Renegade and Mazda […]

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2015 Audi S3 Review – Vorsprung durch Volkswagen http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/2015-audi-s3-review-vorsprung-durch-volkswagen/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/2015-audi-s3-review-vorsprung-durch-volkswagen/#comments Tue, 08 Sep 2015 19:00:08 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1163530 2015 Audi S3 Prestige (U.S.)/Technik (Canada) 2.0-liter TFSI DOHC I-4, turbocharged, direct injection (292 horsepower @ 5,400-6,200 rpm; 280 lbs-ft of torque @ 1,900-5,300 rpm) Six-speed S tronic dual-clutch automatic transmission w/ all-wheel drive 23 city/31 highway/26 combined (EPA Rating, MPG) 23.1 mpg on the GIVE ME ALL THE BOOST! cycle (Observed, MPG) Tested Options: Technology Package, LED Headlights, 19-inch 5-Parallel […]

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2015 Audi S3 Prestige (U.S.)/Technik (Canada) 2.0-liter TFSI DOHC I-4, turbocharged, direct injection (292 horsepower @ 5,400-6,200 rpm; 280 lbs-ft of torque @ 1,900-5,300 rpm) Six-speed S tronic dual-clutch automatic transmission w/ all-wheel drive 23 city/31 highway/26 combined (EPA Rating, MPG) 23.1 mpg on the GIVE ME ALL THE BOOST! cycle (Observed, MPG) Tested Options: Technology Package, LED Headlights, 19-inch 5-Parallel […]

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Audi A3 And S3 Revealed http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/audi-a3-and-s3-revealed/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/audi-a3-and-s3-revealed/#comments Tue, 26 Mar 2013 23:59:13 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=482413 You won’t see them at the 2013 New York Auto Show, but Audi took the wraps off the MQB-based A3 and S3 for North America at a private event today. The standard A3 was revealed with its world engine lineup; a 1.4T making 140 horsepower and 184 lb-ft, a 1.8T making 180 horsepower and 184 […]

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You won’t see them at the 2013 New York Auto Show, but Audi took the wraps off the MQB-based A3 and S3 for North America at a private event today. The standard A3 was revealed with its world engine lineup; a 1.4T making 140 horsepower and 184 lb-ft, a 1.8T making 180 horsepower and 184 […]

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Audi S3 Pushes Front-Drive Performance To SRT4 Caliber Territory: Paris 2012 Live Shots http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/09/audi-s3-pushes-front-drive-performance-to-srt4-caliber-territory-paris-2012-live-shots/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/09/audi-s3-pushes-front-drive-performance-to-srt4-caliber-territory-paris-2012-live-shots/#comments Thu, 27 Sep 2012 11:59:12 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=461932 The Audi S3 promises 300 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque from its 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine. Err, wait a second. That’s not the hot hatch you are looking for. The real pictures are below. You can tell it’s the real thing because of the LED headlights. That’s what makes it premium, dontchaknow?

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The Audi S3 promises 300 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque from its 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine. Err, wait a second. That’s not the hot hatch you are looking for. The real pictures are below. You can tell it’s the real thing because of the LED headlights. That’s what makes it premium, dontchaknow?

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