Audi introduces limited-run S3 Exclusive Edition for the United States market

Audi of America has introduced a super-limited-edition version of the S3, which will be sold in the United Stated under the name of ‘S3 Exclusive Edition.’ The special edition Audi S3 will see a limited run of only 25 cars and these will be available in Sepang Blue, Misano Red, Viper Green, Glut Orange and Vegas Yellow, with each hue limited to five examples. The 2016 Audi S3 Sedan Exclusive Edition painted in Sepang Blue and Misano Red costs $57,250 while the other three variants are priced at $59,900. That is almost $16,000-18,000 more than the S3’s $41,000 base price.

The limited edition Audi S3 cars are based on the Prestige Package version and come with 19-inch wheels, S Sport seats, Fine Nappa leather package and Audi Exclusive body-colored inlays. All the variants share the standard model’s 4-cylinder 2.0-liter TFSI turbo with 292 bhp and 280 lb-ft of torque, which is enough to propel it from 0-60 mph in 4.7 seconds and reach an electronically governed top-speed of 155 mph (250 km/h). There is no word on the availability of these super limited S3 Exclusive Edition cars.

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