While the 2019 Audi A3 is the most affordable vehicle in the Audi model lineup, by no means is it lacking in anyway - having been awarded many times and packed full of advanced technology in true Audi fashion. In fact, this car is perfect for those who are just getting into luxury cars and want to see what the industry leading brand of Audi is all about.

We here at Audi Mission Viejo know that making a new car purchase or lease is a big decision, which is why we want to break down some of our favorite features and highlights to help you decide if the 2019 A3 is the right car for you. In this article we will be covering:

  • Technology
  • Safety Features
  • Interior
  • Trim and Engine Options

2019 Audi A3 Technology Features
Virtual Cockpit
Audi's Virtual Cockpit transforms your dashboard into something much more - a display fit for a pilot. Completely customizable, you can have all sorts of information right in front of your eyes such as:
  • Navigation
  • Car information
  • Media
  • Phone

Audi Connect & Smart Phone Interface
Audi Connect allows you to turn your A3 into a wifi hot spot and access services such as Google Earth, Audi Navigation, parking availability, Amazon Music, and more.

In addition to connecting to the internet, your A3 can also link to your phone via bluetooth with an intuitive interface.

Never be disconnected again!
Park Steering Assist & Audi Adaptive Cruise Control w/ Stop and Go
There is no need to worry about tight parking spots or OC's infamous stop and go traffic anymore with the 2019 A3.

Using cameras and sensors, the A3 can do the work for you by parking itself and maintaining a set distance from the vehicle in front of you. The future is here with the semi-autonomous 2019 A3.

MMI® Touch
MMI® Touch puts the power of control at your fingertips. Simply draw numbers and letters directly onto the pad, and your input will be recognized.

Quickly make inputs without taking your attention from the road and while having a conversation. MMI® Touch is superior to voice control and touch screens.
2019 Audi A3 Safety Features

The 2019 A3 was one of only 5 cars in the midsize luxury cars to be awarded a 2019 Top Safety Pick by the IIHS, along with the A4. Don't take any risks when choosing a car; always make sure you're protected! The safety of you and your family is priority #1.

  • Audi pre sense® basic and front - uses cameras and sensors to warn you of dangerous situations and initiate accident prevention techniques if necessary including braking and turning
  • Audi side assist / Rear cross traffic assist - uses LED lights to alert you when sensors pick up vehicles in your blind spots when driving or when backing out of a parking space
  • Audi active lane assist - detects when your vehicle begins to leave your lane unintentionally, and provides gentle corrective steering to keep you safe. Will also vibrate to warn you of unsafe driving.

2019 Audi A3 Interior

"Tasteful aluminum accents, excellent materials quality and a generous features list make this car feel anything but entry-level." -Edmunds.com

In addition to all of the high tech features that were mentioned above that make the A3 feel like a car out of the future, there are also plenty of features that are focused strictly on making you as comfortable as possible in an A3. With a sleek minimalist style combined with an above average utility belt packed full of features, the A3 is as practical as it is beautiful.

  • Panoramic sunroof - allows natural night to flood into the cabin, creating an open relaxing space. When you want protection from the sun's rays, a sunshade is there to save you. Perfect for summer drives - day or night.
  • Bang & Olufsen sound system - you get a premium surround sound experience equal to that of a concert with 14 speakers
  • Leather seats - luxurious leather seating adds a polished feel to the interior. Plus, power front seats with four-way power lumbar adjustment keeps comfort top of mind

2019 Audi A3 Trim and Engine Options
"Extensive use of aluminum helps keep a check on weight, so acceleration and handling benefit significantly. When enhanced by AWD, the A3 tackles twisty roads with strong grip and precise changes of direction." -Autotrader.com

 2019 Audi A3 Trims
 Key Features

(45 TFSI Engine)

  • Xenon headlights with LED running lights
  • Audi smartphone interface compatible with Apple and Android
  • Leather seating surfaces
  • Heated front seats
  • Audi pre sense® front
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Rear view camera
  • Quattro® all-wheel drive

 Premium Plus

(40/45 TFSI Engine)
Everything on Premium AND:

  • Audi advanced key - keyless start, stop, and entry
  • Audi side assist with rear cross traffic assist
  • Parking system plus with rear view camera (front and rear acoustic sensors)
  • 8-way power front seats with 4-way lumbar support
  • Audi phone box (wireless charging and signal booster)


(40/45 TFSI Engine)
 Everything on Premium Plus AND:
  • Audi virtual cockpit
  • MMI® Navigation plus
  • Audi adaptive cruise control with stop and go
  • Bang and Olufsen® sound system
  • Park steering assist


(40 TFSI Engine)

  • 18" 5-double-spoke design wheels
  • Sport chassis (-15 mm ride height)
  • Titanium black exterior trim
  • Audi drive select

  • 184 horsepower
  • 222 lb-foot of torqie
  • 6.6 second 0-60 MPH
  • 26 City / 35 Hwy MPG
  • Front-Wheel Drive
  •  228 horsepower
  • 258 lb-ft of torque
  • 5.4 second 0-60 MPH
  • 22 City / 30 Hwy MPG
  • All-Wheel Drive
  • Lightweight design boosts fuel efficiency as well as performance - eliminating drag for quick acceleration
  • Engine resourcefulness optimizes fuel economy - whether you're cruising on the freeway or stuck in stop-and-go traffic

Best Deals On A New 2019 Audi A3 In Orange County

We hope that after this article you have a better idea of if the 2019 Audi A3 is the right car for you - which it should be if you are on the hunt for an affordable luxury sedan packed with technology, performance, and safety features.

Take a look for yourself at our 2019 A3s in our new inventory to see if we have the right car with the features you want at a price you are happy with. Or, you can check out our competitive lease specials to see how small of a payment you can get.