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Trim:S3 Black Edition
Adds a B&O Play premium sound system, rear privacy glass, black door mirrors and magnesium-look 18in alloy wheels, plus other styling upgrades to the standard S3 spec.
Engine:S3 TFSI Quattro Black Edition
Unique to the high-performance, four-wheel-drive S3 and S3 Sportback, this 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol motor produces more than 300bhp – enough to take the S3 from 0-62mph in around five seconds. It has only a little turbo lag and a terrific exhaust note.