Tuning Series: 2013 Audi AS3 by ABT
We already witnessed hot the next edition of A3 on the floor of 2012 Geneva Motor Show. Guess what, ABT is hypnotized by the German coupe hatchback and directly release tuning image of 2013 Audi AS3. Yes, we know that ABT choose different color, instead of raging red, the German tuning specialist chooses the pure white paintjob on the design concept. But still, any color on the 2013 AS3 will only make this coupe hatchback is hotter than ever.
ABT’s field of expertise is in developing complete body kits without leaving the technical sides behind. And so, the 2013 AS3 is showing how the hatchback carries subtle visual mods but you just can’t deny the sporty feeling, can’t you? According to autoevolution.com, the front bumper has a lip, revised front grille, new side skirts, and fresh rear fascia which securely hides the double mufflers.
The round tires on 2013 AS3 by ABT are covered in DR lightweight alloy wheels with dynamic design. You can order the rims in 18- or 19-inch size and a coilover suspension which brings German coupe hatchback is getting the advantaged of closer ground clearance and beefier brakes which use 345mm of rotors. Moving on to the engine, folks… ABT is playing with engine but it is still working progress, but what we know is that the 2.0L TFSI turbocharged four-cylinder petrol with original output 200 horsepower is getting additional 50 horsepower, while the 2.0L TDI with original 170 horsepower, gets additional 30 horsepower.