The latest Audi A3 car reviews, news and advice from our team

Feature 1 year ago

The REV Test: Hybrid cars

This week, Vicki, Erin and Rachael are testing three of the most popular hybrid cars, based on how people search for them at Auto Trader.
Audi RS 3 saloon 2017 Review 2 years ago

Audi RS 3 Saloon (2017 - ) review

From 2017, the RS 3 has an uprated version of what was already the most powerful five-cylinder engine in Audi's history, and is now available as a saloon and with Quattro four-wheel drive. But just how good a performance car does that mix create?
Audi RS 3 2017 Review 2 years ago

Audi RS 3 Hatchback (2017 - ) review

From 2017, the RS 3 has an uprated version of what was already the most powerful five-cylinder engine in Audi's history, but when you combine it with the company's Quattro four-wheel drive system, does that make it the ultimate hot hatch?
Top 5 Best Saloons Best Of 3 years ago

Best saloon cars

Saloons are still a very popular choice in the new car market. Here are our top picks...
2016 Audi A3 Cabriolet ride Review 3 years ago

Audi A3 Cabriolet Convertible (2016 - ) review

The Audi A3 Cabriolet is a mid-size four-seat convertible that majors on quality and style. It's also pretty good in a number of other areas, making it a brilliant all-rounder.
2016 Audi A3 Saloon front action Review 3 years ago

Audi A3 Saloon (2016 - ) review

The Audi A3 Saloon is hugely impressive. It's stylish, refined, practical and good to drive. It's less spacious than full blown executive saloon, but more affordable to buy and run too.
2016 Audi A3 ride Review 3 years ago

Audi A3 Hatchback (2016 - ) review

The Audi A3 is a premium family car that places refinement, technology and comfort at the forefront, and takies on the BMW 1 Series, Mercedes A-Class and VW Golf.
2016 Audi A3 Sportback 1.0 TFSI cornering First Drive 3 years ago

2016 Audi A3 1.0 TFSI first drive review

The Audi A3 is the bedrock of the brand’s phenomenal success, and the latest model gets a chirpy new, three-cylinder turbo, sharper styling and new technology. We test drive it.
2016 Audi A3 News 3 years ago

Revised 2016 Audi A3 goes on sale in May

Thanks to its new engines, extra equipment and a minor facelift, the updated A3 will provide an even sterner challenge for its premium-badged hatchback rivals
Audi RS 3 cornering Review 4 years ago

Audi RS 3 Hatchback (2015 - ) review

The RS 3 has the most powerful five-cylinder engine in Audi's history and Quattro four-wheel drive, but does that make it the ultimate hot hatch?
Audi A3 saloon Review 6 years ago

Audi A3 Saloon (2013 - ) review

The Audi A3 Saloon (2013- ) is a hugely impressive bit of kit. It's stylish, refined, practical and good-to drive. Running costs are impressive, too
2013 Audi A3 Sportback front Review 6 years ago

Audi A3 Saloon (2013 - 2016) 8V review

Read the Audi A3 Sportback (2012 - ) car review by Auto Trader's motoring experts, covering price, specification, running costs, practicality, safety and how well it drives compared to its nearest rivals
Audi A3 hatchback Review 7 years ago

Audi A3 Hatchback (2012 - 2016) 8V review

At first glance the Audi A3 doesn’t appear to have changed much for 2012, but place the old and new models side-by-side and the differences stand out. Everything about the newcomer is taut and precise, from the crease along each side, to the ornate headlamps.