The 2017 Audi RS3 Sportback facelift has the new 2.5-liter turbo I5 from the TT RS and RS3 sedan, a 20mm wider front track, and fatter front flares.
The 2017 Audi RS3 Sportback facelift has plenty of big changes from the 2015/2016 model. We point them out in this side by side comparison.
The facelifted 2017 Audi RS3 Sportback has a wider track, updated styling, and a more powerful 2.5-liter turbo I5 with 294kW (400hp and 480Nm (354 lb-ft).
The Audi RS3 sedan has a 2.5-liter turbocharged 5-cylinder engine from the TT RS with 294kW (400hp) and 480Nm (354 lb-ft), AWD, and 7-speed DCT.
The Typ 8V Audi RS3 has a 2.5-litre turbo straight-5 with 270kW (367hp) and 465Nm (343 lb-ft), AWD, and 7-speed dual-clutch S-tronic transmission.
Under the hood of the new Typ 8V Audi RS3 Sportback is, what’s claimed to be, the company’s most powerful production 5-cylinder engine.