Audi announced the new generation hatchback A1June 13, 2018
The official premiere of the next generation A1 hatchback is to be held before the end of this year. The car will be built on the platform MQB
Company Audi has published the first teaser video of hatchback A1 of new generation. In it while only the instrument panel of the car with the touch display is shown. Judging by the video, you can write on the screen with your finger. Most likely, this way you can set the system some tasks.
The official premiere of the next generation A1 hatchback is to be held before the end of this year. The car will be built on the MQB platform. Thanks to this machine will surpass the size of its predecessor, which at the moment is the smallest car in the model range of the German brand. The hatchback will be made of steel and aluminum. However, due to the increase in length, the novelty is unlikely to be easier with the previous A1, whose weight is 1,035 kilograms.
Judging by previously published spy photos, the design of the car will resemble the A3. According to unofficial data, the motor scale of the car will include a 1.0-liter gasoline engine with three cylinders. The engine’s power of the unit will be about 95 horsepower. Also expected the appearance of a 1.4-liter gasoline engine and a 1.6-liter diesel engine. The appearance of hybrid and all-electric modifications of the hatchback is not ruled out.
In addition, in 2019 Audi plans to introduce a new car, which in the model range will take place on the level below A1. The novelty will be offered in two body styles: a three- and five-door hatchback. It is possible and the appearance of the version of Allroad. The gasoline version of the compact is likely to receive a turbocharged 1.0-liter engine.