A4 A3 Series II
1 Nov 2000
Minor trim and suspension titivations kept the A3 five-door facelift – consisting of a new grille, bumpers and taillights – fresh in the face of newer competition, while equipment levels also rose.
The ancient 1.6 engine’s outputs edged to 75kW/148Nm. From March 2002 the S3 gained a gutsier power plant (165kW/280Nm).
The Road to Recovery podcast series
21st of June 2004
Audi 2004 A3 3-dr range
Audi introduces an all-new three-door A3 with a choice of petrol and diesel engines
4th of April 2001
Audi 1999 A3 S3 3-dr hatch
Audi's answer to the Subaru Impreza WRX STI was the A3 - a VW Golf based hatchback