The 2015 Audi Q3 is a small luxury crossover available in two trim levels: Premium Plus and Prestige. Both are available in either the front-wheel or the all-wheel drive. Standard features on the 2015 Audi Q3 Premium Plus include eighteen-inch wheels, the panoramic sunroof, LED running lights, automatic headlights and wipers, roof rails, key-less ignition and entry, leather upholstery, power front seats of eight-way, heated front seats, a tilt and telescoping steering wheel control dual-zone automatic climate, auto-dimming rearview mirror, 60/40-split-folding rear seat, Bluetooth phone connectivity and audio and 10- speaker sound system with satellite radio, CD player and iPod / USB input.
Optional for 2015 Audi Q3 Q3 Premium Plus is the MMI Navigation Plus package, which includes MMI controller Audi a 7-inch screen and a navigation system with voice controls. Buyer can also get driver assistance package, which adds sensors front and rear parking, rear view camera and blind spot monitoring. The 2015 Audi Q3 Prestige includes all the above and also adds a power lift-gate, auto-regulation and electric folding door mirrors, 14 speaker audio system Bose updated Audi Connect and stainless steel door sills and tailgate plates. Other features available for Audi Q3 include 19-inch wheels and a Sport package.
2015 Audi Q3 Interior
Although this is the most affordable SUV from Audi, the cabin does not skimp when it comes to using the same high quality materials and excellent build quality that is seen in almost all modern Audi. Theme cabin design sportier sport-utility car looks as it has a center console angled towards the driver, along with several large primary instruments and metallic accents. Most of the 2015 Audi Q3 controls are fairly simple, but the climate controls are inconveniently low on the center console ahead of the shifter. In addition, the multifunction control button for the MMI system has the button on the dashboard instead of on the center console like most other systems, it is not as convenient and it takes a little getting used to.
Although the front and rear seats are plenty comfortable thanks to its signature, shapely seats, the rear compartment is narrow enough for the tallest people. 31.1 inches, the rear legs is considerably smaller than the Q5 provides 37.4 inches, for example. Carrying capacity is a catch. Behind the rear seats, there’s 16.7 cubic feet of space, which is about 8 shy of what BMW X1 offers cubes. Fold those seats down, however, and the Q3 offers 48 cubic feet, which is average.
2015 Audi Q3
Every 2015 Audi Q3 comes with a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder good engine for 200 horsepower and 207 pound-feet of torque engine. It is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission, and buyers can choose front-wheel and all-wheel drive. The 2015 Audi Q3 front wheel drive earns an EPA-estimated fuel economy of 23 mpg combined (20 city / 29 highway) and AWD version also rates 23 mpg combined (20/28). In the tests, a 2015 Audi Q3 Quattro ran to 60 mph in 8.0 seconds. This is an appropriate time, but the BMW X1 and the Infiniti QX50 is significantly faster.
2015 Audi Q3 Safety
Standard safety equipment for the 2015 Audi Q3 includes stability and traction control, the front side airbags and side curtain air-bags. The package of optional driver assistance features rear parking sensors system blind spot monitoring front and a rear view camera. During the brake test, 2015 Audi Q3in all-wheel-drive stopped from 60 mph in 122 feet, about average for the segment.