The base engine offered on the 2018 Audi A3 Convertible is a 2-liter I4 that makes 186 hp @ 4400 rpm and 221 lb.-ft. @ 1600 rpm. It is mated to a 7-Speed Automated Manual. Equipped with this engine, the 2018 Audi A3 Convertible takes 6.1 seconds to reach 60 mph from a standstill and achieves the quarter-mile in 14.8 seconds. The 2018 Audi A3 Convertible can reach a top speed of 130 km/h with this engine configuration.

Another engine available here is a 2-liter Gas that makes 186 hp @ 4400 rpm and 221 lb.-ft. @ 1600 rpm. It is mated to a 7-speed automated manual. Powered by this engine, the 2018 Audi A3 Convertible takes only 6.1 seconds to reach 60 mph from a standstill and covers the quarter-mile run in 14.8 seconds.

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2018 Audi A3 Convertible 0-60, Top Speed and Quarter-Mile

Trim Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileTop SpeedBraking (60 - 0 MPH)
Premium Summer of Audi 2dr Convertible (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)
Tech Premium 2dr Convertible (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)
Tech Premium quattro 2dr Convertible AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)
Tech Premium Plus 2dr Convertible (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)
Premium quattro Summer of Audi 2dr Convertible AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)
Premium Plus Summer of Audi 2dr Convertible (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)
Premium Plus quattro Summer of Audi 2dr Convertible AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)
+5 More
6.1 sec14.8 sec130 mph88 ft.
Premium 2dr Convertible (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM) w/Prod. End 6/18
Premium quattro 2dr Convertible AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6AM) w/Prod. End 6/18
Premium Plus 2dr Convertible (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM) w/Prod. End 6/18
Premium Plus quattro 2dr Convertible AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6AM) w/Prod. End 6/18
Prestige 2dr Convertible (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)
Prestige quattro 2dr Convertible AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)
+4 More
6.1 sec---

Used Audi A3 Convertible For Sale

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14
Price Drop, $499
Earlier Price: $14999
12 Aug 2022
Marietta, GA

2017 Audi A3 Premium

Premium 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)

$14,500
Est. $196/mo
Excellent Deal
$4,126 Below market
RMV: $18,626
Listed On 31 Mar 2022 (304 Days)
2
18New
Price Drop, $450
Earlier Price: $17950
31 Dec 2022
Orlando, FL

2018 Audi A3 Premium

Premium 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM) w/Prod. End 6/18

$17,500
Est. $237/mo
Excellent Deal
$4,722 Below market
RMV: $22,222
Listed On 26 Nov 2022 (64 Days)
13
7
Price Drop, $1500
Earlier Price: $14000
29 Sep 2021
Pearland, TX

2017 Audi A3 Premium

Premium 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)

$12,500
Est. $169/mo
Excellent Deal
$3,150 Below market
RMV: $15,650
Listed On 27 Sep 2021 (489 Days)
5
48New
Bronx, NY

2018 Audi A3 Premium

Premium quattro 4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)

$16,995
Est. $230/mo
Excellent Deal
$3,942 Below market
RMV: $20,937
Listed On 17 Dec 2022 (43 Days)
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32
Price Drop, $2000
Earlier Price: $18999
20 Sep 2022
Las Vegas, NV

2017 Audi A3 Premium

Premium 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)

$16,999
Est. $230/mo
Excellent Deal
$3,810 Below market
RMV: $20,809
Listed On 16 Aug 2022 (166 Days)
4
63New
Houston, TX

2017 Audi A3 Premium

Premium 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)

$18,300
Est. $248/mo
Excellent Deal
$3,834 Below market
RMV: $22,134
Listed On 25 Sep 2022 (126 Days)
8
41New
Price Drop, $9000
Earlier Price: $29990
22 Dec 2022
South Richmond Hill, NY

2018 Audi A3 Premium

Premium quattro 4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)

$20,990
Est. $284/mo
Excellent Deal
$4,029 Below market
RMV: $25,019
Listed On 16 Dec 2022 (44 Days)
22
25New
Price Drop, $490
Earlier Price: $21489
23 Dec 2022
Elmont, NY

2018 Audi A3 Premium

Premium quattro 4dr Sedan AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)

$20,999
Est. $285/mo
Excellent Deal
$4,008 Below market
RMV: $25,007
Listed On 12 Nov 2022 (78 Days)
12
6New
Price Drop, $1872
Earlier Price: $26895
9 Dec 2022
Cottage Grove, OR

2017 Audi A3 Prestige

Prestige 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)

$25,023
Est. $339/mo
Excellent Deal
$4,727 Below market
RMV: $29,750
Listed On 05 Dec 2022 (55 Days)
The 2018 Audi A3 Convertible talks a good game, however when put against it rivals, we see a slightly different picture. Rivals like the 2018 Audi A5 Cabriolet, the 2018 BMW 2 Series Convertible, and the 2018 Mercedes-Benz SLC-Class give the 2018 Audi A3 Convertible a tough time. When it comes to 0-60 numbers, the 2018 Audi A5 Cabriolet takes the lead, being 0.7 seconds quicker than the 2018 Audi A3 Convertible.

It is also the quickest to cover the quarter-mile run, getting it done in 13.8 seconds. A 1 second lead over the 2018 Audi A3 Convertible

In the case of the quarter-mile run though, the 2018 Audi A5 Cabriolet takes the lead. With a 13.8 seconds run, it carries a lead of 1 seconds on the 2018 Audi A3 Convertible.

2018 Audi A3 vs. Competitor's Convertible 0-60, Top Speed and Quarter-Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileTop SpeedBraking (60 - 0 MPH)
2018 Audi TT Convertible5.3 sec---
2018 Audi A5 Cabriolet5.2 - 5.6 sec13.8 sec130 mph117 ft.
2018 BMW 2 Series Convertible5.4 sec---
2018 Mercedes-Benz SLC-Class5.8 sec---
2018 Audi A3 Convertible6.1 sec14.8 sec130 mph88 ft.
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2017 Audi A3 Convertible 0-60, Top Speed and Quarter-Mile

Trim Name0-60 MPH
Premium 2dr Convertible (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)
Prestige quattro 2dr Convertible AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)
Prestige 2dr Convertible (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)
Premium quattro 2dr Convertible AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)
Premium Plus quattro 2dr Convertible AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)
Premium Plus 2dr Convertible (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)
+4 More
6.1 sec

2017 Audi A3 vs. Competitor's Convertible 0-60, Top Speed and Quarter-Mile

2016 Audi A3 Convertible 0-60, Top Speed and Quarter-Mile

Trim Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileBraking (60 - 0 MPH)
Premium 2dr Convertible (1.8L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)
Premium Plus 2dr Convertible (1.8L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)
Premium Plus S Line 2dr Convertible (1.8L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)
Prestige 2dr Convertible (1.8L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)
+2 More
6.8 sec15.1 sec105 ft.
Premium quattro 2dr Convertible AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)
Premium Plus quattro 2dr Convertible AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)
Premium Plus S Line quattro 2dr Convertible AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)
Prestige quattro 2dr Convertible AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6AM)
+2 More
6.8 sec15.1 sec118 ft.

2016 Audi A3 vs. Competitor's Convertible 0-60, Top Speed and Quarter-Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileTop SpeedBraking (60 - 0 MPH)
2016 BMW 2 Series Convertible6.8 - 6.9 sec15.4 sec130 mph111 ft.
2016 BMW Z47.9 sec15.9 sec155 mph103 ft.
2016 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible6.5 sec15 sec149 mph107 ft.
2016 Ford Mustang Convertible9.4 sec---
2016 Audi A3 Convertible6.8 sec15.1 sec-105 - 118 ft.
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