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Cupra Formentor Prototype Testing With Audi RS3 Engine at the Nurburgring?
Cupra Formentor Prototype Testing With Audi RS3 Engine at the Nurburgring?

15 Oct 2020, 20:53 UTC / There's no question about it this is a 2.5 TFSI that sounds a little different because of the funky new exhaust. Weren't Cupra all about the low emissions life?

 
2022 Audi RS3 Accurately Rendered, Looks Like an RS6 Hatchback
2022 Audi RS3 Accurately Rendered, Looks Like an RS6 Hatchback

9 Mar 2020, 17:43 UTC / As a little bonus, we're also showing you a little RS1 with the same styling, even though Audi won't even make another S1 model

 
2020 Audi RS Q3 Sounds Muted Thanks to OPF, Noise Laws
2020 Audi RS Q3 Sounds Muted Thanks to OPF, Noise Laws

27 Sep 2019, 17:03 UTC / If you look back at the first RS3 from over a decade ago, it sounds way better even though it's only got two small exhaust pipes

 
2020 Audi RS Q3 Debuts As 400 HP Mini Lamborghini With RS6 Tech
2020 Audi RS Q3 Debuts As 400 HP Mini Lamborghini With RS6 Tech

26 Sep 2019, 00:01 UTC / Yes, it's just the usual RS3 engine in the Q3, but it looks sporty and modern plus the features are quite similar to those of a new RS6

 
Black 2020 Audi RS Q3 Spied at the Nurburgring, Looks Menacing
Black 2020 Audi RS Q3 Spied at the Nurburgring, Looks Menacing

7 May 2019, 15:52 UTC / The RS Q3 was one of the first sports crossovers, and it got a lot better over the years. Will the MQB platform push it to the top?

 
VW Tiguan R Prototype Spied Road Testing With Quad Exhaust, Possible 2.0 TSI
VW Tiguan R Prototype Spied Road Testing With Quad Exhaust, Possible 2.0 TSI

9 Apr 2019, 17:47 UTC / Our spies say it sounded like a 2.0 TSI four-cylinder, not the RS3 engine we had last year. Without hybrid tech, the R-SUV won't have much more than 330 HP

 
Skoda Yeti With RS3 2.5-Liter Turbo Sounds Brutal in Russia
Skoda Yeti With RS3 2.5-Liter Turbo Sounds Brutal in Russia

20 Feb 2019, 21:38 UTC / The RS3 and Skoda Yeti have the same platform, making an engine swap possible but not all that easy. Still, a 340 HP Yeti has shock factor

 
Audi RS Q4 Spied in Lambo Green, Looks Like a Baby Urus
Audi RS Q4 Spied in Lambo Green, Looks Like a Baby Urus

20 Feb 2019, 15:55 UTC / The RS Q4 is not one half of an RS Q8, but a full-fledged speed machine with a great 2.5-liter turbo soundtrack and similar performance

 
Skoda Octavia RS With 2.5 TFSI, DQ500 and AWD Is an MQB Masterpiece
Skoda Octavia RS With 2.5 TFSI, DQ500 and AWD Is an MQB Masterpiece

31 Jan 2019, 19:15 UTC / Why should the Golf R be the only MQB to get RS3 engine swaps? Probably because the Skoda needed an AWD transplant on top

 
All-New Audi RS Q3 Spied With Big Exhausts Testing in the Snow
All-New Audi RS Q3 Spied With Big Exhausts Testing in the Snow

5 Dec 2018, 21:13 UTC / The RS Q3 looks just like the RS Q8. There's going to be about 200 HP separating the two, though their 0 to 100 km/h times will be very close

 
Three Generations of Audi RS3 Get Sound and Performance Comparison
Three Generations of Audi RS3 Get Sound and Performance Comparison

23 Aug 2018, 20:59 UTC / The original RS3 was hated by many for its understeer, but its speed is relevant to this day and the powertrain formula is basically the same after seven years

 
Spyshots: Tiguan R Testing With RS3 Engine Might Be an RS Q3 Mule
Spyshots: Tiguan R Testing With RS3 Engine Might Be an RS Q3 Mule

29 Sep 2017, 12:21 UTC / Are they going to charge a lot of money? Will the VW have less power than Audi? Will it be called a 2.5 TSI instead of TFSI?

 
VW Tiguan R Prototype Has RS3 Exhaust, Sounds Like 2.5-Liter Turbo Too
VW Tiguan R Prototype Has RS3 Exhaust, Sounds Like 2.5-Liter Turbo Too

21 Aug 2017, 17:15 UTC / The 2.5-liter turbo would be an epic change for the Tiguan R, turning it into an instant hit. But this could just be a mule for Audi

 
2018 Audi RS3 Sedan Sound Check and Acceleration Test
2018 Audi RS3 Sedan Sound Check and Acceleration Test

23 Jul 2017, 04:03 UTC / For some unexplainable reason, the RS3 sedan has everbody in Germany curious. It's got a different exhaust setup to the TT RS, for example

 
Sample ABT's 500 HP Audi TT RS-R in Satin Metallic Red
Sample ABT's 500 HP Audi TT RS-R in Satin Metallic Red

18 Jul 2017, 15:14 UTC / The TT RS-S is on the warpath, ready to take on any old Lamborghini looking down on its small engine. 0 to 100kph in 3.4 seconds!

 
27 Audi RS3 and TT RS Leaving Meeting Leaves Lasting Eargasm
27 Audi RS3 and TT RS Leaving Meeting Leaves Lasting Eargasm

19 May 2017, 14:01 UTC / There might be 10,000 horsepower or more coming from these 27 2.5-liter turbocharged monsteres, all gathered in the Netherlands

 
Audi Publishes Large Photo Gallery of RS3 Sedan And Sportback, Its 400 HP Duo
Audi Publishes Large Photo Gallery of RS3 Sedan And Sportback, Its 400 HP Duo

16 Mar 2017, 12:29 UTC / Audi has three compact models with 400 HP on tap, and the latest additions members of the RS3 line. They share their engine with the TT RS. Photos inside

 
2017 Audi TT RS vs RS3 Exhaust Battle: It's Not the Same Sound!
2017 Audi TT RS vs RS3 Exhaust Battle: It's Not the Same Sound!

23 Jan 2017, 19:18 UTC / There's no shame in having the RS3... except that it's not as fun as the A45. But really, the TT RS sounds twice as good

 
2017 Audi TT RS Is Brutally Fast and Not That Fun, First Reviews Suggest
2017 Audi TT RS Is Brutally Fast and Not That Fun, First Reviews Suggest

14 Sep 2016, 19:25 UTC / The vague, wully steering of the old TT RS is gone. So too is the old version of the 2.5, replaced by one that makes 911 Carrera S levels of power

 
Ford Focus RS and Audi RS3 Buddies Do Exhaust Battle, Race on Autobahn
Ford Focus RS and Audi RS3 Buddies Do Exhaust Battle, Race on Autobahn

28 Aug 2016, 23:41 UTC / The Ford Focus RS is already a cult car, while the Audi RS3 has gone relatively unloved. It's a shame what happened to the old segment king