2010 Audi A3 Premium Model Standard Features and Options

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2010 Audi A3 Audi concert radio with ten speakers
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2010 Audi A3 Integrated LED Turn Signals

Premium Model

2.0 TFSI® Premium with six-speed manual transmission and front-wheel drive $ 27,270

2.0 TFSI® Premium with six-speed S tronic® transmission and front-wheel drive $ 28,750   

2.0 TFSI® Premium with six-speed S tronic® transmission and quattro® $ 30,850   

2.0 TDI® Premium Clean Diesel with S tronic® transmission and front-wheel drive $ 29,950 


2010 Audi A3 Integrated LED Turn Signals


Integrated LED turn signals in exterior mirror housings: The turn indicator lamps are artfully incorporated into the sculpted mirror housing, complementing the modern and fluid design of the A3. LED lighting technology uses roughly 50 percent less energy than standard lights and activates more quickly.


2010 Audi A3 Audi concert radio with ten speakers


Audi concert radio with ten speakers and SIRIUS® Satellite Radio: Audi concert radio features the Audi Sound System with 140 watts of power and ten total speakers, including two in each door, a subwoofer and a center fill speaker. It also offers a CD player with MP3 playback capability and auxiliary input. The Graduated Audio Level Adjustment [GALA] ensures optimal volume levels as cabin noise increases with speed.

 2010 Audi A3 Dual-zone automatic climate control


Dual-zone automatic climate control: The climate is easily controlled through the center console, while a light sensor on the dashboard adjusts the system based on the sun’s intensity.


2010 Audi A3 17" Five-Y-Spoke Wheels


17" five-Y-spoke wheels with 225/45 all-season tires: The five-Y-spoke alloy wheels give the A3 a bold, aggressive stance with a distinctive Y-spoke design, while the all-season tires ensure a safe and comfortable ride on virtually all surfaces.

SIRIUS® Satellite Radio Logo


SIRIUS® Satellite Radio | SIRIUS® Satellite Radio gives drivers access to more than 120 channels of digital satellite radio. Dozens of varieties of commercial-free music, as well as talk radio, sports, news and information, are just a button away with this seamlessly integrated system.


ESP®: The Electronic Stabilization Program [ESP®] helps make the vehicle easier to control in adverse conditions or when the car is at its handling limit. Helping to reduce the danger of swerving and improving directional


Halogen headlights with daytime running lights: Halogen headlights help enhance safety by illuminating a wider section of the road


 2010 Audi A3 Four-spoke, leather-wrapped steering


Four-spoke, leather-wrapped steering wheel: The four-spoke, leather-wrapped steering wheel provides a sporty look and feel, enhancing the A3 driving experience.


 2010 Audi A3 Leather seating surfaces


Leather seating surfaces: The superior quality of leather and its impeccable craftsmanship add to the elegant, dynamic and versatile driving experience of the A3.


2010 Audi A3 S Line Front Bumper


S line bumpers and spoiler: The visually compelling features of the S line equipment include more aggressive front and rear bumpers with dynamic air inlets, rear diffuser and rear roof spoiler. S line badges are applied to the front fender panels.


Front fog lights: The front fog lights help illuminate the road, as well as help improve your visibility to oncoming drivers in inclement weather.


Cruise control: This electronic aid stores and maintains the speed selected by the driver. Also included are coast, resume and accelerate features, which all help to reduce stress on the driver.


Tire pressure monitoring system | The tire pressure monitoring system notifies the driver when tire pressure is above or below acceptable levels. It oversees the pressure in all four tires while the car is being driven and warns the driver in the event of pressure loss with symbols in the driver information system.


Space-saver spare wheel: The space-saver spare wheel complements the compact design of the A3 and optimizes the use of space in this sporty and versatile vehicle.


Folding armrest: The full-length, front center armrest features a storage area under the padded armrest cover and two twelve-volt power outlets within the console.




MacPherson front suspension with direct anti-roll bar mountings, individually installed springs and shock absorber pivots, and five-piece aluminum subframe

Four-link rear suspension with individual springs/shock absorbers and a tubular anti-roll bar

Servotronic® speed-sensitive power steering – varies assistance based on vehicle speed

Fully galvanized steel unibody with multistep anti-corrosion protection


Safety & Security


Driver and front passenger advanced dual-stage airbag* supplemental restraints

Driver and front passenger seat-mounted side thorax airbag* supplemental restraints

Sideguard® head curtain airbags* for both rows of seats

Front passenger occupant detection for airbag* supplemental restraints

Front three-point safety belts with automatic pretensioning and force limiters; height adjustable for front seating positions

Rear three-point safety belts with belt force limiters for outboard passenger seating positions

Safety belt reminder for driver and front passenger

Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children [LATCH] in rear seats

Pinch protection for passenger compartment windows

Central locking system with selective unlock feature

Impact protection – including reinforced high-strength steel/aluminum crossmembers, reinforced bumpers and rigid occupant cell

Tire pressure monitoring system

Electronic Stabilization Program [ESP®]

Anti-lock Brake System [ABS] with Electronic Brake-pressure Distribution [EBD]

Brake assist – a system that automatically senses emergency braking and applies maximum power boost to reduce overall stopping distance

Audi hill hold assist

Anti-theft vehicle alarm system with blinking theft-deterrent light


Standard Features


Singleframe® grille with choice of license plate holder or filler panel with two chrome strips

17" five-Y-spoke wheels with 225/45 all-season tires

LED turn signals in mirror housings

Power adjustable side mirrors

Halogen headlights with integrated high and low beams

Two front fog lights located in lower front bumper

Three blink, touch-to-pass lane change feature in turn signal

Four-spoke, leather-wrapped steering wheel

Tilt and telescopic manually adjustable steering column

Interior lights in overhead console with front map lights

Front and rear floor mats

Flexmetallic decorative inlays

Aluminum doorsill inlays

Folding front center armrest

Power central locking system with radio-operated key fob,remote control for doors, deck lid and fuel door

Automatic climate control

Power windows with one-touch up/down operation and pinch-protection

Electronic cruise control

Electric rear window defogger with automatic timed shutoff feature

Interior tailgate release on driver’s door

Dual front sun visors with vanity mirror for driver and front passenger

Four assist handles in headliner above each door with slow retraction feature

Two folding ignition keys with remote control, valet key, and emergency key

Removable cargo floor for access to spare tire

Leather seating surfaces

Six-way manual driver seat

Six-way manual front passenger seat

Split folding 60/40 rear seatback

Rear seat armrest with dual cup holders

Two front cup holders

Space-saver spare wheel/tire

Tool kit in storage compartment in trunk

Glove box in front passenger’s side of dash panel

Twelve-volt accessory power outlet in front center console

Audi concert system with single CD player with MP3 playback capability, AM/FM radio, auxiliary input jack and speed-dependent volume control

SIRIUS® Satellite Radio with three-month trial subscription

Audi Sound System, 140 watts with ten speakers, subwoofer and center fill speaker

Backlit instrument cluster with brightness control

Digital trip odometer with service interval indicator

Driver information system – trip computer, outside temperature, radio/telephone/navigation display, auto check, open door/hatch indicator

Windshield wipers with four-position lever

Rear window wiper and defroster with washer system


Standard Colors

Lava Gray Pearl Effect

Brilliant Black

Brilliant Red

Ibis White


Optional Colors

Ice Silver $475

Monza Silver Metallic $475

Meteor Gray Pearl Effect $475

Aruba Blue Pearl Effect $475


Optional Packages

Cold Weather Package: Six-step heated front seats, electronically adjustable, heated outside mirrors, heated windshield washer nozzles $500

Sport Package: 18" five-tri-spoke wheels with 225/40 summer performance tires, sport front seats, sport suspension calibration $1,450


Individual Options

Dark Brown Walnut Wood Inlays $400

Aluminum Roof Rails

Polished Stainless Steel Exhaust Tips $121

Premium Rubber Floor Mats $120

Rear Side Airbags $350

Wheel Lock Kit $80


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