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Audi has announced the launch of the new Q3 in India. The two variants, Premium Plus and Technology, are priced at Rs 44.89 lakh and Rs 50.39 lakh respectively (ex-showroom). Based on the VW Group’s MQB platform, the new Q3 is visually sportier than its predecessor. At the front, the SUV gets a large hexagonal grille and redesigned LED headlamps. Meanwhile, the rear features wraparound LED tail lamps and redesigned front and rear bumpers.

The new Q3 is available with a 2.0-litre turbo-petrol engine producing 187 bhp and 32.6 kgm of peak torque, paired with a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. The new Audi Q3 also comes with the Quattro all-wheel-drive system. This greatly boosts traction, agility, stability and dynamic handling in all road conditions. Additionally, to enhance and adjust the driving characteristics of the new Audi Q3, Audi Drive Select allows the driver to choose between different driving modes.

The 2022 Q3 gets a refreshed interior with a 10.25-inch digital instrument cluster and a 10.1-inch touchscreen infotainment system. Other features include power-adjustable, heated and power-folding ORVMs and a panoramic sunroof. It also gets power-adjustable front seats with lumbar support and a 3-spoke steering wheel with paddle shifters.

The new Audi Q3 is available in Pulse Orange, Glacier White, Chronos Grey, Mythos Black and Navarra Blue. It also comes with a 5-year Extended Warranty and a 3-year / 50,000 km Comprehensive Service Value Package for the first 500 customers.