Audi India, the subsidiary of Audi, showcased its entire product line up comprising of Q3, the compact SUV to the camera-magnet R8 Spyder during the Auto Expo 2012.
The star at the Audi pavilion was certainly the yet to launched Q3 compact luxury SUV. Mr. Peter Schwarzenbauer, member of the board of management of Audi for marketing and sales along with Michael Perschke, head, Audi India at Pragati Maidan were present during the Auto Show. The Audi Q3 can accelerate from 0 to 100 kmph in just 3.8 seconds and can attain a maximum speed of 317 kmph. The Audi Q3 is expected to compete with BMW X3. The Audi Q3 is likely to come with a petrol and diesel engine option which is going to be mated to dual-clutch S- Tronic transmission. It will be equipped with a 2 litre TFSI turbo-petrol engine churning out 211 bhp power and a 2 litre 176 bhp turbo-diesel engine. The Audi Q3, when launched in India will squarely be targeting for the BMW X1 customer.
Audi A8 L:
Audi India displayed the high-security version of Audi A8 L at the Auto Expo 2012. The Audi A8 L Security is equipped with a 6.3 litre W12 engine which churns out 513.6 bhp power and torque of 625 Nm. It can accelerate from 0 to 100 in 7.3 seconds and can attain a peak speed of 210 kmph. The A8 L Security is Class VR 7 ballistic protection standard compliant.
Audi A3 e-tron concept:
Audi A3 e-tron concept which was displayed in the Auto Expo depicts a technically sound vehicle. The sedan is equipped with features like upgraded MMI operating system, best-in-class infotainment system and drivetrain. It has 1.4 litre TFSI motor churning out 211 bhp power coupled with a 27 bhp electric motor.
The Audi S6 is equipped with a 4 litre Twin Turbo V8 motor churning out 414 bhp power. It can accelerate from 0 to 100 in less than 5 seconds. It can be used for day to day commuting.
The 5.2 litre V10 R8 Spyder sportscar by Audi was also displayed at the auto expo.