Estate cars aren't meant to look as good as Audi's latest fifth generation A4 Avant. Jonathan Crouch checks out a car that aims to seriously dent the sales of rival models in the compact executive sector.
The Audi A3 Sportback e-tron plug-in hybrid looks to offer a smart way of combining petrol and electric power. Jonathan Crouch reports.
The Audi A3 Sportback demonstrates that class is permanent. Jonathan Crouch reports.
Audi leaves no niche unfilled and the A3 Saloon fills a hole once occupied by the original A4. Jonathan Crouch reports.
With its latest A3 2.0-litre TDI 184PS, Audi demonstrates how to blend high performance and low emissions in a beautifully finished package. Jonathan Crouch reports.
With its third generation model A3 2.0 TDI, Audi has decided to keep the styling conservative but sharpen the package in a multitude of ways. Jonathan Crouch reports on the 150PS version.
With its third generation A3, Audi decides not to mess too radically with a winning formula . Jonathan Crouch tries the pokey 1.8 TFSI variant.
Entry-level 1.6-litre TDI diesel versions of Audi's A3 premium compact hatch now get an 'ultra' badge with engineering that delivers under 90g/km of CO2 and well over 80mpg. The experts at Car & Driving check it out.
The entry-level 1.6-litre TDI diesel version of Audi's A3 premium compact hatch offers a sensibility package with more than a touch of desirability too. Jonathan Crouch reports
Thinking of buying a diesel-powered Audi A3? Don't, until you've considered the clever 1.4 TFSI 'CoD' Cylinder on Demand petrol version. Computer technology really has brought the petrol engine to the point where it's nearly diesel-frugal. Jonathan Crouch reports
With its latest A3 1.2-litre TFSI, Audi aims to demonstrate that there's plenty of life left in the petrol engine. Jonathan Crouch reports.
The third generation Audi A3 offers a lighter way to enjoy the premium compact hatch. Jonathan Crouch drives it
Audi's impeccably built A3 is now a common executive choice. But how will this third generation version appeal to families? June Neary reports.
Audi's five-door A1 Sportback has been given a freshening for this season. Jonathan Crouch runs the rule over the updates.
Slowly but surely, Alfa Romeo is knocking its Giulietta into pretty good shape. Now it's slightly more frugal too. Jonathan Crouch reports.
The Alfa Romeo Giulietta provides a welcome breath of fresh air for motoring writer June Neary