Audi S3 was first introduced in March 1999 at Geneva Motor Show. Audi S3 2004 is a modification of the Audi A3 in a three-door version. The car is built on the same platform as the VW Golf IV. It has a transverse engine arrangement, a compact front suspension McPherson type and drive to the rear wheels through an electronically controlled interaxial coupling Haldex.
Audi S3 differs from the Audi A3 with reduced ground clearance, wider track and larger 17-inch wheels with 225/45 WR17 tires. And also the differences are enlarged front and rear bumpers, painted in body color, extended wheel arches and a spoiler over the rear door. Xenon headlights of head light are equipped with smooth lenses.
Performed in a sporty style, the salon includes Recaro sports seats and sports steering wheel, air conditioning system, and a high level of additional equipment. Audi S3 2004 equipped with a 1.8-liter turbo engine capacity of 210 hp. With this engine the car accelerates to 100 km / h in 6.8 seconds. Its maximum speed is 250 km / h. The Gearbox is a 6-speed manual transmission. Dimensions (length x width x height) are 4159 x 1763 x 1415 mm. In total, 32 thousand Audi S3 of the first generation were produced.
Started in 1909, the Audi subsidiary now operates as a part of Volkswagen group and spreads worldwide. The current Audi model range consists of supermini, compact and regular executive cars, full-size luxury vehicles, sport cars and crossovers coming in compact and full-size variants. The Audi models are available in sedan, hatchback, cabriolet or all-road types as well as coupés, roadsters, sportbacks and SUVs. This review deals with Audi S3 2004. See photos, video of Audi S3 2004 on the website LookAtTheCar.org.