Best Cars Award Winner 2020
Audi Q3 Sportback wins the “auto motor und sport” readers’ choice award against strong competition in its category “compact SUVs/cross-country vehicles” for the “Best Cars 2020” readers’ choice award.
“This victory for the Q3 Sportback is extraordinary confirmation for us, especially since we already won last year with its close technical relative, the Q3,” said Audi’s Head of Design, Marc Lichte, at the award ceremony, which took place on February 6th 2020 in Stuttgart. “Its coupé-like roof line makes the Q3 Sportback appear considerably longer and thus makes it an elegant brother of the Q3.”
The 44th edition of “Best Cars” readers’ choice award 2020, which “auto motor und sport” is one of the most important competitions in the European automotive industry. More than 100,000 readers selected their favorites from 387 models in eleven categories. Each reader had two votes per category: one for the overall winner and one for the best imported model. The “compact SUVs/cross-country vehicles” category was the biggest category with 63 models, along with the large SUV category (also 63 models). The Audi Q3 Sportback won with 11.5 percent of the votes. Other Audi models on the podium: The A1 (“compact cars” category) won second place, and the A5 Sportback (“medium-size class”), the A8 (“luxury class”), and the e-tron (“large SUVs/cross-country vehicles”) each came third.
The new Audi Q3 Sportback is produced in Europe at Audi Hungaria factory in Győr, using only green power (geothermal since 2012, bio-gas certificates and since 2020 solar panels). This is the largest solar panel roof installation in Europe and the second carbon-neural Audi plant in the world. From geothermal heating in 2012, to solar power. After Audi Brussels, which was converted in 2018, the second Audi factory in Europe has now achieved this aim. Committed to sustainability, Audi‘s „Mission:Zero“ focuses on decarbonization, water utilization, resource efficiency and biodiversity in Audi factories.
Like all Audi models in Vietnam, the new Audi Q3 Sportback benefits from three years of warranty with unlimited mileage during that period. Customer deliveries will start at Audi Ho Chi Minh City, Audi Danang and Audi Hanoi in May 2020.
„Sporty and elegant, the very first Audi Q3 Sportback offers an even more expressive alternative for buyers and will definitely appeal to all urban trend-setters in Vietnam“ concludes Tran Tan Trung, Audi Vietnam official Dealer General Director.
Impressive across the board, the Q3 Sportback good looking athelete offers myriad possibilities to those with a busy and active lifestyle, but without giving anything away in terms of its luxury appointment or presence. This is a vehicle that is as comfortable in the forecourt of a fine hotel as it is heading into the country for a remote weekend away – and everything in between. A perfect marriage of style and substance.