The original Audi A3 practically invented the premium compact family car sector. So with the rise of fierce competition, what have they brought to the plate with the 2014 Audi A3 Sportback?
The 2014 Audi A3 Sportback is the 5 door variant of the standard 3 door hatch, which is now in its third generation, aiming to be a strong contender in the highly competitive family hatchback segment.
Those taking a casual glance will think it’s very much like its predecessor; but at closer inspection you’ll find that the 2014 A3 Sportback has struck out to a different tune – it looks sharper and more grown up than its 3 door brethren. It sports a completely new chassis that is much bigger and lengthier than before but is also bizarrely lightweight for a vehicle of this size. It is a whopping 80kg lighter than [...]