There’s a new generation of the Audi A3 coming to showrooms shortly, and included in the range once again will be a sporty S3.
Our latest spy shots show a prototype for the new S3 Sportback. There will also be an S3 sedan, and this is likely the only body style we’ll see in the United States.
We know this prototype is for the S3 because of the more aggressive aero kit and quad-exhaust tips. And given the fact there’s zero camouflage gear, the reveal must be coming up soon. Both the new A3 and this S3 variant should be in showrooms early next year as 2021 models.
2021 Audi S3 spy shots – Photo credit: S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
The current S3 features a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 delivering 292 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque, with the engine driving all four wheels via a 6-speed dual-clutch transmission. A similar configuration is expected for the new S3, since the new A3…