July 01, 2016 : With GST kicking in, prices of the Audi Q3 have been revised. The ex-showroom prices have changed across variants.
Mumbai: Audi's entry level SUV now starts at Rs 32.48 lakh, as opposed to Rs 34.0 lakh pre-GST. That's a reduction of approximately Rs2.0 lakh.
Delhi: The Q3 now starts at Rs 32.48 lakh, as opposed to Rs 32.2 pre-GST. That's a reduction of approximately Rs 28,000.
Do note that prices for insurance are marginally higher, as they are taxed at 18 per cent instead of the earlier 15 per cent
Audi Q3 Variants
Audi Q3 prices start at Rs. 34.73 lakh for petrol and goes upto Rs. 34.73 lakh. The prices of Q3 diesel variants start at Rs. 36.53 lakh and the top-end diesel is priced at Rs. 42.88 lakh. Audi Q3 is available in 4 variants and 5 colours.
If you desire to step into the world of German luxury automobiles why settle for a small sedan or a hatch when a compact SUV can be had for less than 10% more?
When it was launched in 2012 the Q3 was Audi’s shift in focus from distinguishing itself in a new market to boosting its sale numbers and targeting a new, younger customer over your regular 45+ something Indian millionaire/billionaire. At just a couple of lakhs over the price of the entry level A3 sedan, the Q3 still isn’t far away from the entry ticket (A3 sedan) into the Ingolstadt marque’s luxury club. It’s been facing some stiff competition from the BMW X1 and the GLA of late and the next generation update is still about a year away. Can a new frugal petrol engine, and an also new, frugal and more powerful diesel mill encourage you to put your money on the four-ringed contender?
Visually, the Q3 hasn’t changed much since it saw the light back in 2012. A facelift in 2015 gave it a new grill and headlights but this update is much harder to spot. The all-LED headlights and tail lamps are now joined by a mildly redesigned bumper and some new plastic cladding. And there’s also the new dynamic turn indicators that are working their way into the entire Audi range. And that’s really it as far as...read more »
June 28, 2017 By Alan DCruz | Photography: Eshan Shetty
For the young, enthusiastic, and affluent customers, Audi Q3 is a perfect choice priced in the range of Rs 33.4-41.54 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). This young SUV comes with stylish exteriors highlighted by sleek headlamps and tight body shell. The overall design is very fluid and we especially like the way roof dropdowns to the rear. Inside the cabin, the Audi Q3 is capable of seating 5 persons in comfort and comes with feature like cruise control, rear parking sensors in addition to featuring 460 litres of boot space. The Q3 is powered by a 150PS 2.0-liter diesel engine and a 150PS 1.4-liter petrol motor mated to 7-speed and 6-speed automatic transmission respectively. The prospective buyers can also opt for the all-wheel-drive model table in the diesel guise. In the Indian market, Audi Q3 is competing against the rivals like BMW X1 and Mercedes GLA class among others.