The fourth-generation Audi A3 Sportback has become a winner of the “Golden Steering Wheel 2020” in the “Compact Cars” category.
Earlier Audi already won this prestigious award three times with its A3: in 1996, 2012 and 2013. This year, an international expert jury chose the A3 Sportback.
Readers and specialists of German Auto Bild, its affiliated European titles and the Bild am Sonntag newspaper were voting for liked new cars this summer.
Initially 63 new models were divided into 8 classes; 3 models got the most votes in each category after. In October 2020, the final round with 24 vehicles took place.
The new-gen Audi A3 entered the market in spring 2020. It is progressive, sporty, digitalized, and highly connected. The model’s infotainment, suspension and driver assist systems came directly from the full-size class.
Audi launched the A3 Sedan, a couple of S models and the new A3 Sportback TFSI e plug-in-hybrid shortly after the A3 Sportback.