Audi A3 Hatchback

New Audi A3 2020 review
Audi A3 Hatchback

New Audi A3 2020 review

The new Audi A3 Sportback hatch ramps up the tech and quality
14 Aug 2020
Audi A3 review
Audi A3 front
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 review

The Audi A3 is a popular premium hatch that’s efficient, good to drive and has a classy feel
25 Mar 2020
Audi A3 S line review
Audi A3 Sportback 2.0 TDI - front
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 S line review

Want to buy an Audi A3 with added sporting appeal, but don't want a hot S3 or RS 3? Then you need to try the Audi A3 S line...
9 May 2018
Used Audi A3 review
Used Audi A3 Mk2 - front
Audi A3 Hatchback

Used Audi A3 review

A full used car buyer's guide on the Audi A3 covering the A3 Mk2 (2003-2013) and the A3 Mk3 (2012-date)
29 Jan 2018
Audi A3 Sport review
Audi A3 front cornering
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 Sport review

The Audi A3 Sport sits in the middle of the range, between SE and S-Line trims
30 Sep 2014
New Volkswagen Golf vs rivals
Volkswagen Golf Hatchback

New Volkswagen Golf vs rivals

We pit the Mk7 Volkswagen Golf against its premium rivals, the Audi A3, BMW 1 Series and Mercedes A-Class
8 Mar 2013
Audi A3: Second report
Audi A3 rear static
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3: Second report

Dull styling means that our long-term Audi A3 lacks sparkle, but it remains an excellent car to drive
20 Feb 2013

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Audi A3 1.6 TDI SE
Audi A3 1.6 TDI SE front
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 1.6 TDI SE

The new entry-level Audi A3 is aggressively priced, but is it better than the top-selling VW Golf SE?
29 Jan 2013
Audi A3 vs VW Golf
Audi A3 front cornering
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 vs VW Golf

The Mk7 Volkswagen Golf is more luxurious than ever, but how does it compare to the Audi A3?
30 Dec 2012
Audi A3: First report
Audi A3 front static
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3: First report

The Audi A3 is the latest addition to our fleet, and we've already fallen for its impeccable detail
10 Dec 2012
New Audi A3 vs rivals
Audi A3 Hatchback

New Audi A3 vs rivals

Audi invented the premium hatch when it launched the original A3 in 1996. Can the new car take it back to top of the class?
3 Oct 2012
Audi A3 1.8 TFSI
Audi A3 front tracking
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 1.8 TFSI

We've been impressed by the diesel Audi A3. So, how does the turbo-petrol version compare?
14 Sep 2012
Audi A3 2.0 TDI Sport
Audi A3 2.0 TDI Sport front action
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 2.0 TDI Sport

The new Audi A3 2.0 TDI is expected to be the best seller of the new range - we've driven it
5 Sep 2012
Used buyer's guide: Audi A3
Audi A3 front static
Audi A3 Hatchback

Used buyer's guide: Audi A3

The Audi A3 is about to be replaced, and looks more tempting than ever used
16 May 2012
New Audi A3: Full story
Audi A3 front three-quarters
Audi A3 Hatchback

New Audi A3: Full story

Full details on the all-new Audi A3 hatchback, which is the most technologically advanced Audi ever built
9 May 2012
Audi A3 Hatchback review (2003 - 2012)
Audi A3 front cornering
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 Hatchback review (2003 - 2012)

The Audi A3 packs lots of Audi quality into a VW Golf-sized package, and boasts a very wide engine range, too
5 May 2012
New Audi A3 exclusive ride
New Audi A3 front tracking
Audi A3 Hatchback

New Audi A3 exclusive ride

We get an exclusive ride in the next-generation Audi A3 – it's lighter, more efficient and even more fun than before
21 Mar 2012
New Audi A3 revealed
Audi A3
Audi A3 Hatchback

New Audi A3 revealed

Wraps come off the new Audi A3 at an exclusive preview on the eve of the Geneva Motor Show
5 Mar 2012
New Audi A3 interior
Audi A3 interior
Audi A3 Hatchback

New Audi A3 interior

Audi shows off next-generation A3 interior and technology, plus a glimpse of the new car's design
11 Jan 2012
Audi A3
Audi A3
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3

The Audi A3 has been around for a while now, but its solid build and classy looks make it a desirable proposition
28 Jan 2011
Audi A3 1.6 TDI
Audi A3 1.6 TDI
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 1.6 TDI

Eco tweaks make entry-level hatch the German company’s cleanest car ever
23 Apr 2010
New C30 vs Audi A3
New C30 vs. Audi A3
Audi A3 Hatchback

New C30 vs Audi A3

Volvo’s revised C30 blends a premium feel with strong eco credentials in DRIVe trim. Is it a better buy than Audi’s new stop-start A3?
9 Apr 2010
Audi A3 1.6 TDI S Line
Audi A3 1.6 TDI S Line
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 1.6 TDI S Line

Does clean diesel hatch work in sporty spec?
6 Apr 2010
Audi A3 1.6TDI
Audi A3 1.6TDI
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 1.6TDI

Our verdict on new 70mpg premium hatchback
22 Jan 2010
Audi A3 Sportback
A3 fr
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 Sportback

Can mid-life facelift breathe new life into five-door?
30 Jul 2008
Audi A3 vs BMW 1-Series
AudBMW 03
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 vs BMW 1-Series

There’s another niche model in town – the ‘premium’ compact drop-top. Audi’s new A3 cabriolet and BMW’s 1-series convertible are leading the charge, …
23 Apr 2008
Audi A3 1.4 TFSI Sport vs BMW 116i ES vs Mercedes A170
Audi A3 vs BMW 116i vs Mercedes A170
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 1.4 TFSI Sport vs BMW 116i ES vs Mercedes A170

You don’t have to spend massive amounts of money to get behind the wheel of a Mercedes, Audi or BMW. Here we try three sub-£18,000 models from the Ger…
9 Jan 2008
Audi A3 1.4 TFSI
Audi A3 front
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 1.4 TFSI

The new A3 delivers better economy and lower emissions than the FSI model it replaces – and it's more powerful too.
2 Jan 2008
Audi A3 1.9 TDI e
Audi A3
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 1.9 TDI e

Going green is a serious business – and Audi is taking the plunge with this, the A3 TDI e.
5 Dec 2007
Premium hatchbacks
Audi A3 Hatchback

Premium hatchbacks

After a string of hatchback flops, is Volvo on to a winner at last with the new C30? We try it out...
15 Nov 2006
Audi A3 2.0T FSI Sport DSG
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 2.0T FSI Sport DSG

Despite healthy sales, there is something about the three-door Audi A3 that has obviously been irritating company top brass since its launch in 2003.
6 Jul 2005
Audi A3 Sportback T FSI quattro
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 Sportback T FSI quattro

You don't have to travel far on UK roads to realise that since its launch last year, Audi's A3 has established itself as one of Britain's favourite co…
27 Jul 2004
Audi A3 1.9 TDI SE
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 1.9 TDI SE

If there's one engine that's almost single-handedly responsible for the rise in the popularity of diesel power, it's the Volkswagen Group's 1.9-litre …
21 Apr 2004
Audi A3 quattro 3.2 V6 Sport
Audi A3 Hatchback

Audi A3 quattro 3.2 V6 Sport

If you think owning a hot hatch is all about making a bold statement with huge alloys and wings, then Audi's most powerful A3 to date isn't for you. B…
30 Sep 2003