The upcoming small and powerful SUV 2020 Audi SQ3 was caught on camera and this time at the Nurburgring track. The spy photos showing an upcoming model that is covered in black-and-white camo.
New 2020 Audi SQ3 is the sports version of the popular Germans Q3 SUV. Also, from the images that we got, one more model is on the track testing at the same time and from the latest update, the word is of the RS Q3. This model is more powerful and it comes with an engine that provides 400 HP, while the new in the line SQ3 delivers around 340 HP.
2020 Audi SQ3 Design Updates
The attractive small crossover 2020 Audi SQ3 SUV is made on the VW Group’s MQB modular-transverse platform. This platform is very popular and this SUV shared it with a wide range of vehicles from the small and attractive VW Polo to the big and stronger Atlas SUV. The front fascia of the upcoming SQ3 SUV defines the popular grille that also sits on the standard version.
However, this model provides much larger vents at each corner and an aggressive lower diffuser. Also, the rear appearance is salted with the attractive quad exhaust tips that give powerful sound. The SQ3 headling is also great thanks to the suspension that is tuned.
2020 Audi SQ3 Modernized Interior
With the techy cabin and lots of space, the 2020 Audi SQ3 is definitely prepared to rival most of the models in the BMW line. From the new spy photos, we can clearly see a popular Virtual Cockpit system with a sizable screen of 9.2-inch that is placed between the climate control system and the air vents.
However, most of the models in Audi`s line like TT, A3 or A4 possesses hidden screens that come out of the dash. The new SQ3 model comes with plenty of space inside, with two rows of seats this small crossover will place five adults comfortably. Also, we expect stiched leathered seats as lots of legroom and headroom.
2020 Audi SQ3 Under the Hood
The new 2020 Audi SQ3 model comes equipped with the turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder powertrain. Furthermore, the same engine is under the hood of the popular S3 sedan. This engine under the sedan model makes 310 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque.
However, with the SQ3 this engine is boosted to give 340 horsepower. With the power output, this model runs from 0 to 60 mph in the four-second range. The transmission that is used in the new SQ3 model is seven-speed S Tronic dual-clutch.
2020 Audi RS Q3
The manufacturer will also offer more powerful model 2020 Audi RS Q3. This one version under the hood will keep the same 2.5-liter turbo inline five-cylinder as before. The turbo engine in the second-gen model from the latest information may provide around 400 HP. If this info is true, the new model will provide 33 HP more than the predecessor.
2020 Audi SQ3 Availability and Price
The upcoming 2020 Audi SQ3 is expected to debut one year after the standard model. So, we can expect this model to be released sometime at the end of 2020. As for the price at this moment it`s not yet available.
However, we can expect a slightly higher price because this model provides many new features and much better safety. The price of the RS Q3 model is reviled and this performance version will cost around $60,000.