Used 2016 Audi Q3

2016 Audi Q3
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2016 Audi Q3

Pros

  • Ride is quiet and comfortable, as a luxury SUV should be
  • high-quality materials inside the cabin follow theme of opulence
  • cargo capacity beats some competitors
  • plenty of available features.

Cons

  • Not the best option in the class for dynamic performance
  • ranks at the back of the pack for fuel economy
  • interior control placement isn't as logical as some other brands.

Used 2016 Audi Q3 for Sale

Audi Q3 2016 Premium Plus quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
42,091 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Premium Plus quattro
Snap Car Buying
8.3 mi away
List$22,995
Est.Loan: $419/mo
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Audi Q3 2016 Premium Plus quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
45,605 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Premium Plus quattro
(3)
Audi Chantilly
9.3 mi away
List$24,411
Est.Loan: $445/mo
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Audi Q3 2016 Premium Plus quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
38,415 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Premium Plus quattro
(4)
VINS
18.2 mi away
List$25,500
Est.Loan: $464/mo
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$300 Below Market
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Dealer Notes
$40K MSRP. 2016 Q3 PREMIUM PLUS, NAVIGATION, Blindspot assist, rear view camera, navigation system, Bluetooth phone and audio, xenon lights, upgraded wheels, power tailgate and more. This 1-OWNER Q3 is in mint condition both inside and out. Still under Audi warranty and priced to sell. VINS is a boutique dealership located in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. We pride ourselves on our attention to detail from the way we build relationships with our clients to our elegantly modern and inviting showroom. At VINS our transparency and efficiency are second to none. We view the automotive buying experience differently: We are here to HELP not just SELL. All VINS clients receive luxury service as they purchase a quality vehicle from our non-commissioned sales staff. We reinforce this by giving every client a 48 HOUR NO QUESTIONS ASKED RETURN POLICY. Come experience the VINS difference today and see what our clients say about us online!
Audi Q3 2016 Premium Plus quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
38,111 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Premium Plus quattro
(6)
Rockville Audi
19.2 mi away
List$25,984
Est.Loan: $473/mo
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AUDI CERTIFIED 2016 Q3 PREMIUM PLUS QUATTRO, TECH PACKAGE FEATURING NAVIGATION, BACKUP CAMERA, BLIND SPOT ASSIST, AUDI WIFI CONNECT!! ALSO ENJOY BLUETOOTH, DUAL POWER HEATED SEATS, PANORAMIC SUNROOF, SIRIUS RADIO, XENON LIGHTS, RAINLIGHT SENSORS, LEATHER AND MUCH MORE!! AUDI CERTIFIED PRE-OWNED ADDS 1 YEAR AND UNLIMITED MILES OF COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE FOR A TOTAL OF 5 YEARS FROM ORIGNIAL PURCHASE DATE. AUDI CERTIFIED PRE-OWNED IS AS CLOSE TO NEW AS USED GETS...IN SOME CASES WITH WARRANTY COVERAGE LONGER THAN THAT OF A NEW CAR. ROCKVILLE AUDI, THE MID ATLANTIC'S NUMBER 1 CERTIFIED PRE-OWNED DEALERSHIP!! WE ARE ALSO KNOWN FOR GREAT FINANCING WITH RATES ON APPROVED CREDIT FROM 3.9% APR AND TERMS UP TO 84 MONTH BASED UPON VEHICLE AND LENDER CONDITIONS. ALL TYPES OF CREDIT MAY BE APPROVED AND FINANCED WITH ROCKVILLE AUDI. ALSO AVAILABLE ON MOST CARS UP TO 10 YEARS OLD AND LESS THAN 120K MILES ARE OPTIONAL VEHICLE SERVICE CONTRACTS WHICH CAN OFTEN BE INCLUDED DIRECTLY WITH YOUR FINANCING OR CASH PAYMENT. MARYLAND STATE INSPECTED WITH OVER 120 POINT INSPECTION PERFORMED BY A TRAINED TECHNICIAN. BUYERS SHOULD TAKE PRIDE IN KNOWING THAT MARYLAND HAS ONE OF THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE STATE INSPECTIONS IN THE COUNTRY. BUYERS COME FROM FAR AND WIDE FOR THE VALUE AVAILABLE WITH A SONIC PRE-OWNED VEHICLE. WE REGULARLY PICK-UP CLIENTS THAT USE OUR LOCAL ACCESS TO METRO AND AMTRAK, OR BY DCBALTIMORE AIRPORTS.
Audi Q3 2016 Premium Plus 4dr SUV (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
26,489 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Premium Plus
(16)
Lindsay Buick GMC
28 mi away
List$24,988
Est.Loan: $455/mo
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$300 Below Market
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Audi Q3 2016 Premium Plus quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
39,506 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Premium Plus quattro
(2)
Audi Owings Mills
46.5 mi away
List$25,499
Est.Loan: $464/mo
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Audi Q3 2016 Prestige quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
39,041 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Prestige quattro
(6)
Annapolis Subaru
51 mi away
List$26,998
Est.Loan: $492/mo
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Audi Q3 2016 Prestige quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
39,987 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Prestige quattro
(45)
Alpha Motor Sports
52.5 mi away
List$23,900
Est.Loan: $435/mo
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Dealer Notes
**WE FINANCE** PRESTIGE EDITION / FULLY LOADED / EXTREMELY CLEAN / A MUST SEE** PANORAMIC ROOF / NAVIGATION SYSTEM WITH REARVIEW CAMERA / HEATED LEATHER SEATS / LED HEADLIGHTS / PUSH BUTTON START / BLIND SPOT MONITOR / POWER LIFTGATE / PREMIUM WHEELS WITH GREAT TIRES AND MUCH MORE****FREE DELIVERY FOR UP TO 500 MILE RADIUS $0.40-$0.60per mile after 500-mile radius. Ask your salesperson for up to additional 6years or 100k miles extended warranty for under $2000 on qualified vehicles. � $199 for ceiling DVD or $799 for dual headrestDVD�s on qualified vehicles. We reserve the rights to end this listing or anyother listings at anytime should the vehicle no longer be available for saleand sales prices are subject to change without notice. Fees and Taxes: allvehicles sold are subject to $695.00 dealer processing fee. Buyer(s) are responsible for all state county city taxes and feesas well as title/registration fees in the state that the vehicle will beregistered. SPECIAL INTERNET PRICING IS BASED ON ONE TIME PAYMENT OF CASHCERTIFIED FUNDS MONEY ORDER AND EFT's. TOTAL PRICES ON VEHICLES FINANCED MAYVARY. WE FINANCE PEOPLE WITH ALL TYPES OF CREDIT. EVERYONE IS APPROVED. AlphaMotorsports is not responsible for TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS MISPRINTS ONEQUIPMENT VOIDED MANUFACTURER WARRANTY due to previous accident(s). Customersmust confirm all the options with the manufacturer and the remaining warrantywith the manufacturer prior of purchasing the vehicle. We print Carfax historyon the same day that we buy the vehicle from different sources AlphaMotorsports is not responsible for any changes to Carfax history in the futurePlease print your own most updated Carfax history from www.carfax.com**
Audi Q3 2016 Premium Plus quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
65,285 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Premium Plus quattro
(2)
Koons Annapolis Toyota
52.5 mi away
List$25,911
Est.Loan: $472/mo
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Dealer Notes
2016 Audi Q3 2.0T Premium Plus Glacier White Metallic Recent Arrival! CARFAX One-Owner. BUY WITH CONFIDENCE: - Lowest Prices Every Day: Our market based WOW pricing utilizes competitive market pricing guides, no games. So it is easy to make an educated, hassle -free purchase from us. Many of our competitors add freight, reconditioning or certification fees to their price quotes. Your WOW price has no hidden charges. Just add tags, taxes and processing fee. - Complimentary CARFAX Vehicle History Report - 7 Day Exchange Policy: This policy simply states if you are not completely satisfied with your vehicle purchase, bring it back to us for a full credit towards your next vehicle, no questions asked! RECALL NOTICE: Some vehicles may be subject to manufacturer safety recalls that for various reasons may not be repaired prior to sale. You may also check for open recalls at www.safercar.gov
Audi Q3 2016 Prestige quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
25,525 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Prestige quattro
(6)
Cook Volkswagen
66.8 mi away
List$26,974
Est.Loan: $491/mo
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$300 Below Market
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Audi Q3 2016 Prestige quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
28,216 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Prestige quattro
Lancaster Pre-Owned
94.3 mi away
List$31,856
Est.Loan: $580/mo
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Audi Q3 2016 Premium Plus quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
22,679 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Premium Plus quattro
Audi Mechanicsburg
86.5 mi away
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Audi Q3 2016 Premium Plus quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
31,634 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Premium Plus quattro
(3)
Audi Chantilly
9.3 mi away
List$25,989
Est.Loan: $473/mo
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Audi Q3 2016 Premium Plus 4dr SUV (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
12,174 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Premium Plus
(6)
Rockville Audi
19.2 mi away
List$27,981
Est.Loan: $510/mo
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Dealer Notes
*AUDI CERTIFIED 2016 AUDI Q3 2.0T PREMIUM PLUS WITH PANORAMIC SUNROOF, XENON PLUS HEADLIGHTS AND POWER TAILGATE! *THERE IS SO MUCH TO ENJOY WITH THIS Q3 WITH POWER LEATHER SEATS, POWER ADJUSTABLE HEATED EXTERIOR MIRRORS, DUAL-ZONE AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL, AUDI ADVANCED KEY, AUDI MUSIC INTERFACE WITH IPOD CABLE, DRIVER INFORMATION SYSTEM, AUTO-DIMMING INTEIROR MIRROR WITH COMPASS, 3-SPOKE LEATHER MULTIFUNCTION STEERING WHEEL, BLUETOOTH, AMFMSATCD AUDIO WITH SD CARD READER, SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO, PARKING SYSTEM PLUS WITH REARVIEW CAMERA, 18 5-ARM TURBINE DESIGN WHEELS AND SO MUCH MORE!! AUDI CERTIFIED PRE-OWNED ADDS 1 YEAR AND UNLIMITED MILES OF COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE FOR A TOTAL OF 5 YEARS FROM ORGINIAL PURCHASE DATE. AUDI CERTIFIED PRE-OWNED IS AS CLOSE TO NEW AS USED GETS...IN SOME CASES WITH WARRANTY COVERAGE LONGER THAN THAT OF A NEW CAR. ROCKVILLE AUDI, THE MID ATLANTIC'S NUMBER 1 CERTIFIED PRE-OWNED DEALERSHIP!! ALSO AVAILABLE ON MOST CARS UP TO 10 YEARS OLD AND LESS THAN 120K MILES ARE OPTIONAL VEHICLE SERVICE CONTRACTS WHICH CAN OFTEN BE INCLUDED DIRECTLY WITH YOUR FINANCING OR CASH PAYMENT. MARYLAND STATE INSPECTED WITH OVER 120 POINT INSPECTION PERFORMED BY A TRAINED TECHNICIAN. BUYERS SHOULD TAKE PRIDE IN KNOWING THAT MARYLAND HAS ONE OF THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE STATE INSPECTIONS IN THE COUNTRY. BUYERS COME FROM FAR AND WIDE FOR THE VALUE AVAILABLE WITH A SONIC PRE-OWNED VEHICLE. WE REGULARLY PICK-UP CLIENTS THAT USE OUR LOCAL ACCESS TO METRO AND AMTRAK, OR BY DCBALTIMORE AIRPORTS.
Audi Q3 2016 Premium Plus quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
37,511 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Premium Plus quattro
(6)
Rockville Audi
19.2 mi away
List$26,983
Est.Loan: $491/mo
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Dealer Notes
*AUDI CERTIFIED 2016 AUDI Q3 QUATTRO, NAVIGATION, BLIND SPOT ASSIST, AUDI WIFI CONNECT, KEYLESS ENTRYSTART, DUAL POWER HEATED SEATS, BRAND NEW TIRES!! *COMES WITH AUDI CARE PRE-PAID SCHEDULED SERVICE UP TO 45K MILES5 YEARS!! THIS Q3 HAS IT ALL WITH AUDI CONNECT WITH ONLINE SERVICES, COLOR DRIVER INFORMATION SYSTEM, AUDI SIDE ASSIST, POWER TAILGATE, XENON PLUS HEADLIGHTS, HEATED POWER LEATHER SEATS, DUAL-ZONE AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL, AUDI ADVANCED KEY, AUDI MUSIC INTERFACE WITH IPOD CABLE, DRIVER INFORMATION SYSTEM, AUTO-DIMMING INTERIOR MIRROR WITH COMPASS, 3-SPOKE LEATHER MULTIFUNCTION STEERING WHEEL, BLUETOOTH, AMFMSATCD AUDIO WITH SD CARD READER, SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO, PARKING SYSTEM PLUS WITH REARVIEW CAMERA AND SO MUCH MORE! AUDI CERTIFIED PRE-OWNED ADDS 1 YEAR AND UNLIMITED MILES OF COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE FOR A TOTAL OF 5 YEARS FROM ORGINIAL PURCHASE DATE. AUDI CERTIFIED PRE-OWNED IS AS CLOSE TO NEW AS USED GETS...IN SOME CASES WITH WARRANTY COVERAGE LONGER THAN THAT OF A NEW CAR. ROCKVILLE AUDI, THE MID ATLANTIC'S NUMBER 1 CERTIFIED PRE-OWNED DEALERSHIP!! ALSO AVAILABLE ON MOST CARS UP TO 10 YEARS OLD AND LESS THAN 120K MILES ARE OPTIONAL VEHICLE SERVICE CONTRACTS WHICH CAN OFTEN BE INCLUDED DIRECTLY WITH YOUR FINANCING OR CASH PAYMENT. MARYLAND STATE INSPECTED WITH OVER 120 POINT INSPECTION PERFORMED BY A TRAINED TECHNICIAN. BUYERS SHOULD TAKE PRIDE IN KNOWING THAT MARYLAND HAS ONE OF THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE STATE INSPECTIONS IN THE COUNTRY. BUYERS COME FROM FAR AND WIDE FOR THE VALUE AVAILABLE WITH A SONIC PRE-OWNED VEHICLE. WE REGULARLY PICK-UP CLIENTS THAT USE OUR LOCAL ACCESS TO METRO AND AMTRAK, OR BY DCBALTIMORE AIRPORTS.
Audi Q3 2016 Premium Plus quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
29,394 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Premium Plus quattro
(2)
Audi Owings Mills
46.5 mi away
List$26,996
Est.Loan: $492/mo
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Audi Q3 2016 Prestige quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
41,618 miles
Used 2016
Audi Q3
Prestige quattro
Audi Mechanicsburg
86.5 mi away
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Edmunds' Expert Review

When it comes to luxurious interior design and a smooth ride, the 2016 Audi Q3 delivers. It also offers some of the most cargo space in its segment, so it's ready to haul your daily goods, plus swallow your vacation luggage. The stylishly smooth Q3 should be a must-drive before you make any purchase decision. Read the full details below.

vehicle overview

Audi's Q5 compact crossover has been crushing it for years, so we expect big things from its little sibling, the subcompact 2016 Audi Q3. In some ways, there's no doubt that the pint-sized Q3 delivers. Interior quality has long been an Audi hallmark, and the Q3's got plenty of it. How about a hushed, compliant ride? Yep, the Audi comes through again with a suitably serene character on most surfaces. Furthermore, even the base Q3 comes loaded with lots of desirable equipment, so value turns out to be another core strength.

The subcompact Audi Q3 crossover is a new face for American shoppers.

On the other hand, the Q3 is hardly the freshest face in this segment, even though it debuted on our shores just last year. Audi's been building it since 2011 overseas, which explains why it comes with the company's outdated proprietary music interface rather than USB connectivity like newer Audi models. The Q3's turbocharged four-cylinder engine is also an earlier design, as is its six-speed automatic transmission. Consequently, the Q3 is actually slower than the larger, heavier Q5 2.0T, which gets an eight-speed automatic and more power, while EPA fuel economy is a wash between the two.

Of course, the Q3 is also significantly cheaper than the Q5, but there are similarly priced subcompact luxury crossovers that offer comparative advantages. The biggest option you should check out is the fully redesigned 2016 BMW X1, which boasts a larger cabin and cutting-edge technology along with superior performance and fuel economy. The Lexus NX 200t is neck-and-neck with the Audi in terms of space- and fuel-efficiency, but it pulls ahead with quicker acceleration and standard USB integration. Then there's the even smaller but pleasantly frugal and highly customizable 2016 Mini Countryman, which is more engaging to drive and can be outfitted with spunky turbo power. In sum, the Edmunds "C" rated 2016 Audi Q3 still merits consideration if you're drawn to its sophisticated style, but otherwise, this little crossover may be less of a big deal than you'd think.

2016 Audi Q3 configurations

The 2016 Audi Q3 is a subcompact luxury crossover available in two trim levels: Premium Plus and Prestige. Both are offered with either front- or all-wheel drive ("Quattro").

Standard features on the Premium Plus include 18-inch wheels, a panoramic sunroof, xenon headlights, LED running lights and taillights, automatic headlights and wipers, roof rails, front and rear parking sensors, a rearview camera, keyless ignition and entry, leather upholstery, eight-way heated power front seats (with four-way lumbar), a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, dual-zone automatic climate control, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, a 60/40-split-folding rear seat, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, Audi's MMI (Multi Media Interface) control system with a pop-up 7-inch display and a 10-speaker sound system with satellite radio, a CD player and Audi's proprietary digital music interface.

Optional for the Q3 Premium Plus is a Technology package, which includes a navigation system, Audi Connect telematics (comprising enhanced Web-based navigation and information services along with WiFi hotspot capability), a color trip computer and a blind-spot monitor.

We're fond of the 2016 Audi Q3's upscale interior. The MMI tech interface is dated, though.

The Prestige starts with all of the above and adds 19-inch wheels, LED headlights, "S line" styling cues, a power liftgate, heated auto-dimming and power-folding exterior mirrors, a 14-speaker Bose audio system and stainless-steel door and tailgate sill plates.

There are only a few other options for the Q3. A Sport package adds Audi drive select (adjustable drive modes for steering and transmission), paddle shifters and front sport seats with extendable thigh support. Wood inlays and a black cloth headliner are optional on both trim levels, while the Premium Plus can be equipped with the Prestige's 19-inch wheels and power liftgate.

2016 Highlights

For 2016, the Q3 receives mildly freshened front-end styling, while the list of standard features now includes front and rear parking sensors and a rearview camera. Additionally, the Prestige trim gets standard 19-inch wheels, full LED headlights, dynamic rear turn signals and sporty "S line" styling cues.

Performance & mpg

Every 2016 Audi Q3 comes with a turbocharged 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder engine rated at 200 horsepower and 207 pound-feet of torque. It's matched to a six-speed automatic transmission and either front- or all-wheel drive.

EPA-estimated fuel economy for the 2016 Audi A3 checks in at 23 mpg combined (20 city/29 highway) with front-wheel drive and 23 mpg combined (20/28) with all-wheel drive.

In Edmunds testing, a Q3 Quattro accelerated to 60 mph in 8.0 seconds, a slow time compared to direct rivals like the X1 and NX 200t.

Safety

Standard safety equipment for the 2016 Audi Q3 includes stability and traction control, front side airbags, side curtain airbags, front and rear parking sensors and a rearview camera. The Technology package adds a blind-spot monitoring system.

During Edmunds braking testing, an all-wheel-drive Q3 came to a stop from 60 mph in 122 feet, about average for the segment.

In crash tests conducted by the independent Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the 2016 Q3 received the highest rating of "Good" in the small-overlap frontal-offset, moderate-overlap frontal-offset, side-impact and roof strength tests, while the Q3's seat and head restraint design was also rated "Good" for whiplash protection in rear impacts.

Driving

In the real world, the 2016 Audi Q3 may seem peppy enough, especially if you put the transmission in its more aggressive Sport mode. Still, the Q3's tepid full-throttle acceleration puts it near the back of the pack, which is unusual for an Audi these days. On the bright side, the engine itself is quite refined, seldom drawing attention to itself and remaining vibration-free even at high rpm.

It looks sporty, but the Audi Q3 is pretty slow for its class.

Over broken pavement, the Q3 delivers a controlled yet supple ride. The steering is light and can feel rather numb, but it's adequately precise. When pushed harder around turns, the Q3 exhibits substantial body roll and doesn't feel as responsive or fun as we'd expect from the Q5's baby brother. Note that the optional Sport package does not include any suspension upgrades, so every 2016 Q3 will have the same soft underpinnings. That said, overall composure is still respectable, and most folks will likely find the Q3 affable and easygoing in everyday driving.

Interior

Even though this is the most affordable Audi crossover, the cabin doesn't skimp on quality. The Q3 employs many of the same materials and design principles as any other modern Audi, and the result is one of the finest interiors in its class. In fact, the cockpit's design theme is more sports car than sport-utility, as it features a center stack canted toward the driver along with large primary instruments and various metallic accents.

Most of the Q3's controls are fairly straightforward, but the climate controls are located inconveniently low on the center stack, in front of the gear selector. Also, the multifunction control knob for the MMI system lives on the dash, which takes a bit of getting used to and can make for an uncomfortable reach. Another drawback is the absence of a USB port and even a basic auxiliary input jack -- it'd be a surprise in virtually any 2016 vehicle, let alone a premium crossover from Audi. Instead, you get the company's strange proprietary digital music interface that requires a special adapter cable for USB connectivity and fails to provide rich feature integration like most USB-enabled interfaces.

The Audi Q3 can hold a fair amount of stuff as long as you lower the rear seats.

Although the front and rear seats are plenty comfortable thanks to their firm, well-shaped cushions, the rear compartment is rather tight for taller folks. At 31.1 inches, rear legroom is considerably less than the 36.1 inches the Lexus NX 200t provides, for example. As for cargo capacity, it's a mixed bag. Behind the rear seats, there are 16.7 cubic feet of available space, a paltry figure that's nonetheless in line with the Lexus. Fold down those seats, however, and the Q3 provides a reasonably roomy 48 cubic feet.


Consumer reviews

Read what other owners think about the 2016 Audi Q3.

Overall Consumer Rating

Most helpful consumer reviews

2016 Q3 Prestige with Sport Package
Guy Yowell,12/25/2015
I recently took my wife's 2011 Q5 in for routine service, and the dealer gave me the Q3 as a loaner car. I was very impressed with the ride versus my 2011 A3 TDI. So when I went back to pick up my wife's car, I decided to sit down with a salesperson to discuss the possibility of trading in my A3. The deals they were offering were excellent, and I just wasn't willing to wait to see how Audi was going to resolve the emission issue affecting the 2.0 TDI engines. So far, I'm extremely happy with my decision. The Q3 with Prestige and Sport Packages is a real step up from my 2011 A3 TDI. The ride is extremely comfortable and the cabin is incredibly quiet. Incidentally, on previous occasions, I also had the opportunity to drive the 2015 A3 Sedan for an extended period as a loaner car, and the Q3 feels a lot nicer to drive. The handling with the 19" tires included with the Sport Package is really impressive. It doesn't handle like an SUV at all. The car accelerates very evenly and the transmission shifts very smoothly. The exterior and all of the interior finishes are just beautiful! The Bose Audio system included with the Prestige Package sounds great, and I love how seamlessly my iPhone connects (via Bluetooth) to play all of my audio files. My only disappointment is the relatively poor fuel economy for an SUV in this class. In fact, the fuel economy is essentially the same as my wife's Q5 which is significantly larger and heavier. It's especially painful because I was averaging nearly 42 miles/gallon with my A3 TDI. However, it's unclear whether or not these fuel economy figures would have been impacted by whatever solution Audi/Volkswagen comes up with to meet the emission requirements. For me, it's the perfect compromise of size, comfort, quality, and luxury. I also considered the BMW X1 and the Mercedes GLA, but these two alternatives were significantly more expensive when comparably equipped. The Q3 is really an excellent value and I'm looking forward to years of driving this exceptional vehicle.
VERY happy so far!
MP,12/05/2015
Have had my Q3 for a month and am very pleased so far with the way it handles, how comfortable it is (got the sport package), and how smooth the car rides on Colorado's poorly maintained roads. Love the auto climate control and the cargo area is big enough for my bike which is why I wanted a crossover. It's fabulous and zippy on steep, curvy mountain roads. I'm averaging 24.5 mpg with combo city/highway (mostly city) driving. My only challenge is figuring out all the computer programs in the car and setting everything up to my preferences. The car manual has become my lifeline and I have to reference it often as it's a bit complex. The cruise control/radio/navigation/windshield wiper/etc. controls are pretty easy to access from the steering column but I find that I hit the wrong controls occasionally because everything is in one place. Huge learning curve with the car ( but then, my old car was a 2004 so I'm behind the times for car technology) but I have to say I'm very, very happy with it.
Audi does it again!
Linda B,07/09/2016
Love the performance and the connection to the road, the logical interior layout and equipment without stupid extras . My biggest criticism is the height of the media/nav window that you cannot get rid of- cannot fold down or black out. I am 5' talk and it is right at eye level and VERY distracting to drive with, more so at night! If I cannot get used to it... It might make me reconsider the car- which I LOVE on every other level!!!
Don't waste your money!
Brian M,01/16/2016
This 2016, Audi Q-3, Prestige Quattro, is a nice design. PROS: The colors are great both Inside (chestnut brown leather) and Out (cuvée silver metallic). The car holds the road firmly and has a good ride. The steering is crisp and the breaking is excellent. Headlights are awesome when driving at night on unlit roadways. Seats are fairly comfortable with the Sport Package that was included as an option. However, not nearly as comfortable as the seats in an A-4. Sight lines out of the car are great. CONS: the electronics (Nav, phone, Wi-Fi) are a little difficult to get used to, but can be handled with some practice. Heated seats take forever to warm up. Rear view camera takes too long to turn off after shifting back to a forward gear. The only engine available for this car, 2.0 L / 4 cylinder / TFSI, that produces 200 hp & 207 ft-lb torque, is minimally enough for the car. And that's with just me as the driver. If I had 3 other adult passengers in the car with me, the engine would struggle even more to get the car moving. The 6 speed transmission seems to do a good job, but could certainly use more support from the engine. And, driving the car in the "S" gear to get the engine more power, forget about it! The gas mileage would be terrible for a 4 cylinder engine. I think the worst part is that this same 2.0 L engine with 6 speed transmission is used in several other Audi models. But, they have way more hp and engine torque and even get way better gas mileage. Unfortunately, this car/crossover/ SUV paired with this weak engine does not live up to the standards set by this brand's other proven models. Quite the let down!
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Features & Specs

MPG
20 city / 28 hwy
Seats 5
6-speed shiftable automatic
Gas
200 hp @ 5100 rpm
MPG
20 city / 29 hwy
Seats 5
6-speed shiftable automatic
Gas
200 hp @ 5100 rpm
MPG
20 city / 28 hwy
Seats 5
6-speed shiftable automatic
Gas
200 hp @ 5100 rpm
MPG
20 city / 29 hwy
Seats 5
6-speed shiftable automatic
Gas
200 hp @ 5100 rpm
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Safety

IIHS Rating
The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety uses extensive crash tests to determine car safety.
  • Side Impact Test
    Good
  • Roof Strength Test
    Good
  • Rear Crash Protection / Head Restraint
    Good
  • IIHS Small Overlap Front Test
    Good
  • Moderate Overlap Front Test
    Good

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Used 2016 Audi Q3 Overview

The Used 2016 Audi Q3 is offered in the following submodels: Q3 SUV. Available styles include Premium Plus quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A), Premium Plus 4dr SUV (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A), Prestige quattro 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A), and Prestige 4dr SUV (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A).

What's a good price on a Used 2016 Audi Q3?

Save up to $300 on one of 19 Used 2016 Audi Q3 for sale at dealerships within 25 miles of Ashburn, VA with prices as low as $22,995 as of11/16/2018, based on data from dealers and consumer-driven dealer ratings ranging from2.3 to 5 out of 5 stars.

Price comparisons for Used 2016 Audi Q3 trim styles:

  • The Used 2016 Audi Q3 Premium Plus quattro is priced between $22,995 and$26,996 with odometer readings between 29394 and65285 miles.
  • The Used 2016 Audi Q3 Prestige quattro is priced between $23,900 and$32,987 with odometer readings between 6573 and39987 miles.
  • The Used 2016 Audi Q3 Premium Plus is priced between $24,587 and$27,981 with odometer readings between 12174 and44719 miles.

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Find a used Audi Q3 for sale - 7 great deals out of 15 listings starting at $17,535.

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Find a used certified pre-owned Audi Q3 for sale - 11 great deals out of 14 listings starting at $12,758.

Find a used certified pre-owned Audi for sale - 3 great deals out of 19 listings starting at $14,969.

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Should I lease or buy a 2016 Audi Q3?

Is it better to lease or buy a car? Ask most people and they'll probably tell you that car buying is the way to go. And from a financial perspective, it's true, provided you're willing to make higher monthly payments, pay off the loan in full and keep the car for a few years. Leasing, on the other hand, can be a less expensive option on a month-to-month basis. It's also good if you're someone who likes to drive a new car every three years or so.

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