The aggressive exterior of the 2020 RS 3 makes its presence felt. A signature RS Singleframe® grille with “quattro” script brings its sport stature to the forefront, while the RS-design oval exhaust outlets and rear lip spoiler embody its motorsport-tuned performance.
The latest five-cylinder powerplant carries on the tradition of Audi Sport® performance. The 2020 Audi RS 3 features a 2.5-liter TFSI® turbocharged engine that’s known for its unique firing order and inimitable sound, producing 394 horsepower and 354 lb-ft of torque. An even more distinct engine note can be struck through the available Sport exhaust system within the available Dynamic package.
The Audi magnetic ride helps to maximize handling dynamics. Audi magnetic ride uses a synthetic blend of oils that contain tiny magnetic particles, adjusting the firmness of the dampers within a few milliseconds by creating a magnetic field within the shock absorber.
The RS 3 Sedan employs permanent quattro® all-wheel drive with no set torque distribution. The all-wheel drive system adjusts and fine-tunes to help maximize grip and overall control, sending power to the wheels with the most traction.
MMI® touch with handwriting-recognition technology allows the driver to “write” their entry rather than selecting letters or numbers and more easily navigate available maps by moving a finger across the touchpad.
The standard Bang & Olufsen Sound System in the Audi RS 3 is a natural blend of state-of-the-art automotive technology and superior audio innovation. With 14 fully active loudspeakers and 705 watts of power, the system sets a high standard for car audio in the compact class.
Engineered to help maintain a preset distance between your vehicle and the vehicle in front, available Audi adaptive cruise control with stop & go can, within system limits, automatically actuate the brakes and come to a complete stop. The system can help reduce stress while driving in stop & go traffic or long distances in your RS 3.