Engine 230 hp under the hood of the car is less than four meters in length – if the model A1 looks ordinary urban hatchback, it created on its base S1 Quattro – already very “evil” beast that is not lost on the race track. The more powerful motor that did not stop. Stylistics “charged” version of the S1 Quattro sustained in the same vein as that of the restyling A1, which will debut in March in Geneva.
“Hot” S1 differs from the usual A1 more developed body kit, wide tires dimension 225/35 R18, a small wing on the trunk lid and four tailpipes. Also the car sports a red brake calipers (paid Opitz), and on front axle brakes increased to 310 mm diameter.
As to the technology, the S1 version received one of the versions of the two-liter turbo is well known TFSI 231 hp and torque of 370 Nm, which is transmitted to both axles. With a 6-speed “mechanics” three-door version accelerates to 100 km / h in 5.8 seconds, a five-door – in 5.9 seconds. Rear suspension – independent, whereas in normal A1 rear twist beam set.
In the sale of novelty should appear in the second half of 2014 and we already know that in Germany, the three-door S1 Quattro will cost between EUR 30 000 and a five-door – from 30 800 euros.