Jump to content


SEARCH

1

Audi S1 to make its debut in late 2019

By Faiming_low on 21 Jun 2018 in New model

Attached Image The Audi A1 has just been revealed and rumours of when its hotter variant has surfaced. The hot hatch is set to make an appearance in late 2019.

According to Autocar, the S1 is set get an uprated version of the VW Group's 2.0-litre turbocharged unit. It aims to become the most powerful hot hatch among its competitors, pushing around 250bhp from its TFSI four-cylinder engine.

Attached Image It will have all-wheel drive which in turn will give the S1 a much improved century sprint timing. The outgoing S1 did the sprint in 5.9 seconds.

Combined with the latest MQB A0 platform, the car should also offer a better driving experience.

It remains unclear whether the upcoming Audi S1 will get a manual transmission but judging from the 197bhp 2.0-litre A1 40 TFSI that is only available with a dual-clutch gearbox, chances are slim.

audi s1, audi, hot hatch

Viewed: 4,706 times

Related Blog Posts
Faiming_low
Written by Faiming_low
Since young, Fai Ming has always centered his life around cars. In fact his first word was 'car' and not 'mum' or 'dad'. Aren't kids cute?



 
Car Makes

Please select a car make

Facebook Likes
   Featured Blog Post
Photo
Yes, the Honda Civic Type R is already one of the most extreme-looking cars on sale today. And ye...
POPULAR BLOG POSTS
Photo
Subaru will be showing off its Forester STI concept that is set to appear at Tokyo Auto Salon 201...
Photo
Ladies and Gentlemen, this is the new Toyota Supra. Thanks to a leak from the folks from SupraMKV...
Photo
Lexus has introduced a TRD (Toyota Racing Development) bodykit for its sports coupe, the RC F. Th...
Photo
The 2019 Mazda 3 introduces a new font to the Mazda Brand called Mazda Type, this new typeface wi...
Photo
Breaking the tradition Lamborghini takes their Urus SUV and makes it race ready with the ST-X. Th...
   Lifestyle Articles