2018 Audi RS 3 Features & Specs


Starting MSRP: $54,900
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Engine Typegas
Transmission7-speed automated manual
Drive Trainall wheel drive
Cylindersinline 5
Combined MPG22
Total Seating5
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Drive Train

Starting MSRP: $54,900
Drive typeall wheel drive
Center limited slip differentialyes
Transmission7-speed automated manual

Fuel & MPG

Starting MSRP: $54,900
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)19/28 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)0/0 mi.
Combined MPG22
Fuel typepremium unleaded (required)


Starting MSRP: $54,900
Torque354 ft-lbs. @ 1700 rpm
Base engine size2.5 L
Horsepower400 hp @ 7000 rpm
Base engine typegas
Valve timingVariable
direct injection yes
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)
Cylindersinline 5


Starting MSRP: $54,900
post-collision safety system yes
dusk sensing headlampsyes
Turn signal mirrorsyes
Rear height adjustable headrests yes
Rear door child safety locks yes
child seat anchors yes
3 rear headrestsyes
tire pressure monitoring yes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation yes
Rear center 3-point belt yes
blind spot warning accident avoidance systemyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyes
high pressure washers headlampsyes
front head airbagsyes
stability control yes
4-wheel ABSyes
remote anti-theft alarm system yes
traction control yes
daytime running lights yes
pre-collision safety system yes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyes
engine immobilizer yes
LED headlampyes
Emergency braking assist yes
2 front headrestsyes


Starting MSRP: $54,900
Driver Assistance Packageyes
Dynamic Plus Packageyes
Dynamic Packageyes
Technology Packageyes
Black Optic Packageyes
RS Design Packageyes

In-Car Entertainment

Starting MSRP: $54,900
USB connection yes
satellite radio satellite radioyes
memory card slot yes
AM/FM stereoyes
auxiliary audio input yes
1 subwoofer(s)yes
10 total speakersyes
180 watts stereo outputyes
speed sensitive volume control yes
3 Months of provided satellite radio serviceyes

Comfort & Convenience

Starting MSRP: $54,900
front and rear cupholdersyes
Climate controlyes
front and rear parking sensors yes
rear view camera yes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyes
front and rear door pocketsyes
electrochromatic inside rearview mirroryes
Transmission controls and audio controls on steering wheelyes
keyless ignition yes
turn signal in mirrors yes
interior air filtration yes
cruise control yes
electric power steering yes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyes

Power Feature

Starting MSRP: $54,900
4 one-touch power windowsyes
hands-free entry yes
Heated mirrorsyes

Interior Options

Starting MSRP: $54,900
Audi Cargo Boxyes
Leatherette Covered Door Armrest and Alcantara Kneepads w/Rock Gray Stitchingyes
USB Cablesyes
Audi First Aid Kityes
Leather Care Kityes


Starting MSRP: $54,900
compass yes
tachometer yes
external temperature display yes
clock yes
trip computer yes

Front Seats

Starting MSRP: $54,900
multi-level heating driver seatyes
sport front seatsyes
4 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyes
Passenger seat with power adjustable lumbar support yes
4 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyes
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar support yes
multi-level heating passenger seatyes
premium leather yes

Rear Seats

Starting MSRP: $54,900
Split-folding rear seatbackyes
folding center armrestyes
rear ventilation ducts yes

Exterior Options

Starting MSRP: $54,900
Carbon Fiber Capsyes
Paint ProtectionRear Load Sill/Door Cup/Door Edge
Delete Front License Plate Holderyes


Starting MSRP: $54,900
Exterior Colors
  • Florett Silver Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Catalunya Red Metallic
  • Ara Blue Crystal Effect
  • Nardo Gray
Interior Colors
  • Black w/Rock Gray Stitching, premium leather
  • Black w/Crescendo Red Stitching, premium leather

Tires & Wheels

Starting MSRP: $54,900
19 in. wheelsyes
235/35R19 tiresyes
painted alloy wheelsyes
Performance tiresyes


Starting MSRP: $54,900
Front and rear stabilizer baryes
four-wheel independent suspensionyes


Starting MSRP: $54,900
Free Maintenance1 yr./ 5000 mi.
Basic4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Drivetrain4 yr./ 50000 mi.


Starting MSRP: $54,900
See RS 3 Inventory