These are the details that make a distinctive mark especially the male front section, accentuated by the intense play between lights and shadows. The narrow and triangular headlights are aimed inward.
Audi offers three versions of headlights. The top version is the Matrix LED technology with adaptive road lights that illuminate the road in a smart way
The profile highlights the balance of the exterior design thanks to the symmetrical illuminated graphics of the headlamps and rear optical blocks
The "shoulder" connects them from the stylistic perspective and gives a general athletic impression, with "muscles" heavily contoured above the wheel passages. The contours are inspired by the Audi quattro DNA and give the model a wider visual appearance.
Wheel flashes have contrasting color to highlight the off-road design.
Interior: sporty and driver-oriented
Tension lines, three-dimensional elements: the interior continues the exterior design and reminds, in many ways, of the brand's premium premium models. The architecture is perfectly suited to the new car concept
The central element is the MMI touch display, framed by a glossy black glass frame
Along with the air conditioning unit underneath, The MMI touch is 10 degrees to the driver. All displays, buttons and controls have ergonomic positions. Comfortable seats allow a sporty position with the steering wheel at the right angle.
Space: generous and variable
Compared to the predecessor model, the new Audi Q3 grew practically in all directions. 19659003] It has a length of 4.485 millimeters, a width of 1.856 millimeters and a height of 1.585 millimeters.
The wheelbase, increased by 77 millimeters, allows a generous and versatile interior space: the rear seats can be moved forward and backwards 150 millimeters.
Depending on the position of the rear seats and their back seats, the luggage capacity varies between 530 and 1,525 liters
The luggage compartment floor can be adjusted to three levels , and the luggage compartment cover system can be inserted under the floor when not in use.
Controls and displays: The digital universe
The concept of operation and display has been refined in detail. Thus, it is found that Audi has completely surpassed the analogue. Even the basic equipment includes a 10.25 inch diagonal screen toolbar. The driver is using the multifunction steering wheel
With the MMI plus navigation system, which is the top choice, the Audi virtual cockpit, which also offers many additional functions, is displayed. An optional 10.1-inch touchscreen is also available
Optionally, the driver can choose the Audi virtual cockpit plus display, which is bigger and offers three different display modes, including a very sporty new screen. 19659003] The intuitive operating concept with the flattened menu structure is complemented by the vocal command with the ability to "understand" the usual language, as well as the words spoken in the free structure
The ingenious dialogue manager asks questions when needed, allows corrections , offering options and does not object when interrupted.
Intelligent interconnection: infotainment and Audi connect
The top-of-the-line infotainment system for the Audi Q3 provides the same functions as in the upper car segments. The data transfer module supports the LTE Advanced standard and integrates a WiFi hotspot for the mobile devices of the passengers. The navigation system recognizes driver preferences on the basis of previous trips and can make appropriate route suggestions.
The Audi Connect range complements the on-line traffic navigation, as well as the search function of points of interest and location information parking and power stations that appear directly on the navigation map. The Audi Q3 uses the Audi fleet to predict the availability of roadside parking lots as well as to provide information on areas with risky hurdles and current speed limitations  Among other options are Google Earth and the hybrid radio system, which automatically switches between FM, DAB and on-line streaming to ensure the best reception at all times.
The voice command function accesses the stored vehicle information as well as the information detailed cloud, to give the right answer. The Audi Q3 ensures a deeper integration of the myAudi application. It connects the car smartphone fully
The customer can, for example, transfer the navigation and smartphone agenda to the MMI and can see where Q3 is parked. infotainment functions. These include the Audi phone box.
This equipment connects the owner's smartphone to the car's antenna and charges the inductive phone. The Audi smartphone interface enables the connection of the iOS and Android mobile phones of the customer and plays the Apple Car Play or Android Auto interfaces on the MMI screen.
The Bang & Olufsen Premium 3-D virtual audio system features a total of 15 speakers. 19659003] Comfort and Safety: Driver Assistance Systems
Adaptive cruise assistance is among the assistance systems. It is a system that incorporates the functions of adaptive assist speeds, traffic jam assist and active lane assist.
The system assists the driver by controlling the longitudinal and lateral car and increases comfort, especially on long journeys. The Audi Q3 simplifies maneuvers due to the four 360-degree video cameras.
They show the area around the SUV, displaying it on the big screen of the infotainment system. On this screen, the driver can also track the park assist maneuvers.
Park assistance parking assist system directs the car automatically to and from the parking spaces. (19659003) When the driver wants to get out of a parallel parking space or on a narrow access road, the cross traffic assist is activated
When the driver wishes to get out of a parallel parking space or a narrow access road, The radar sensors that the system uses to monitor the area behind the car also provide the necessary information for the treadmill warning function.
If the system detects a dead-end vehicle or a vehicle that (19659003) On-road and off-road agility: engines and suspensions
At launch, Audi is offering the new Q3 with four engine versions, including three gasoline and one diesel, combined with front wheel drive or full-wheel drive. The power ranges between 110 kW (150 hp) and 169 kW (230 hp).
All engines are four-cylinder, direct-injection and turbocharged, offering great power, refinement and efficiency. ] For the power transmission, the six-speed manual gearbox or seven-speed automatic S-shift automatic transmission was used. In off-road, permanent all-wheel drive provides extraordinary steering feel, optimum traction and unshakeable stability
Optional hill descent control system can be activated by pressing a button and maintains the selected speed on inclined terrain
The driver may vary the dynamic characteristics of the Audi Q3 or the Audi Q3, depending on the driving situation, road conditions and personal needs, using the selected Audi drive select system with six different modes, from extremely comfortable to extremely efficient or extremely sporty.
The system also influences optional suspensions with damping control, where sensors measure the movement of each wheel as well as lateral and longitudinal acceleration, the system adjusting the dampers accordingly
The result consists of optimized dynamic features in comfort conditions and higher.
As an alternative, sports suspension is available (endowment stan Outside S line package), which includes firmer / spring dampers and progressive steering. The answer becomes more direct as the steering angle increases, which further optimizes the already excellent handling of the new Audi Q3.
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