Audi A3 ages as well as wine

Audi A3

Audi A3

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WITH record world wide sales last year and the Audi A3 just being named as the best car for retaining its residual values the third generation of the desirable A3 seems set to maintain the success story of the premium German brand, writes Bryan Longworth.

The trailblazing three door A3 created a new market of premium compact class when it debuted in 1996 quickly becoming an extremely popular model.

On the outside it does not look all that different from the previous model but the styling has been enhanced especially at the front where the distinctive single frame radiator grille is next to the wave shaped headlamps.


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