With an enlarged turbocharger and a few tuning, the Audi RS3 may be remodeled right into a supercar slayer and that’s precisely what this instance is.
Featured in a current video from AutoTopNL, this RS3 contains a modified model of the automotive’s customary 2.5-liter turbocharged five-cylinder. Ordinarily, this engine is nice for 395 hp and 354 lb-ft (480 Nm) however is now churning out a unprecedented 666 hp and 590 lb-ft (800 Nm), which means it has extra energy than an Audi R8 V10.
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It’s hardly a shock then that this RS3 launches off the road at blistering speeds, hitting 62 mph (100 km/h) in a GPS-verified 3.21 seconds, recording a 0-124 mph (200 km/h) time of 9.62 seconds, and sprinting down the quarter-mile in simply 10.74 seconds. It in the end tops out at 193 mph (311 km/h).
In the meantime, Audi has launched a brand new technology of the RS3. It’s powered by a 2.5-liter turbocharged five-cylinder engine like its predecessor, delivering 394 hp and 368 lb-ft (500 Nm) of torque in European guise and as much as 401 hp in US-spec. It could hit 62 mph in 3.8 seconds and a 180 mph (290 km/h) prime velocity, and it broke the file for the quickest compact manufacturing automotive on the Nürburgring by posting a 7:40.748 lap time.
One notably necessary replace made to the brand new automotive is the fitment of an ‘RS Torque Splitter’ that replaces the rear differential, permitting for energetic and absolutely variable torque vectoring by the rear wheels. It additionally provides a drift mode that guarantees to make the automotive much more enjoyable to drive.