Audi A3 in Golf style.
Audi A3 made its debut in 1996, a three-door hatchback. Three years later, the number increased to five doors.
Options of cabin are at a height even in the base model. And the good tradition of Audi, A3 have no problems with corrosion.
Now, about the engines. If you want something simple and safe – take a proven 8-valve 1.6-liter gasoline engine. It is unpretentious and relatively inexpensive to repair. Turbocharged gasoline engines are more powerful, but they are more expensive to maintain have a much shorter life before overhaul. Diesel engine reliability among different ones with high pressure fuel pump. After restyling A3 received pump-injector, have become more picky about the quality of fuel.
Audi A3 is a true hot hatch, which can boast of and the speed and “sharpness” in management. True, the cost for this little is pricey. Practical person for such money would have preferred more fresh Golf. But A3 is a machine, which is bought for love and not for reasons of economy.