Audi A3 which is new for 2022 is considered the most accessible vehicle in the brand’s lineup. It does start at $35,895. This includes $1,095 in destination fees. Also, it provides an affordable luxury entry with a compact footprint and lively handling in a very stylish package.
Audi A3 Features
They are digital displays on the 2022 A3 Quattro. Also, there is one directly in front of the driver, then it serves as the gauge cluster. This 12.3-inch full-color “Virtual Cockpit Plus” is available in the $2,250 Technology package. It is tester equipping, and also it does include navigation, road sign recognition, and a Bang & Olufsen audio system. Therefore, the Virtual Cockpit is also part of the top-of-the-line Prestige Package. It also includes a head-up display and matrix LED headlights.
Plus, the infotainment system does feature a 10.1-inch screen. It is slanting just slightly toward the driver. Therefore, it is easy to reach and use. Audi does no longer uses a separate user interface on the center console. The Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are also standard. Plus if you prefer to bring that familiar phone user experience to your A3’s infotainment screen.
Therefore, Audi does tend to play around with minimalism in very tasteful and architectural ways. In fact, the design aesthetic that is inoffensive and unobtrusive. The potential subject of deep appreciation for fans of modernism. There is a small, monolithic shifter that is surrounding by piano black plastic. Plus flanked by the ignition button and audio control.
Also, speaking of those audio controls, this circle thing is weird. Then, tap up to turn it on/off, down to mute, left or right to select tracks or stations, and swirl your finger in a circle then to adjust the volume. There is a more traditional knob in Audis and it is used on the redundant audio controls on the steering wheel instead.