At Auto China 2012 in Beijing, Audi is presenting a themed vehicle based on the Q3 the Audi RS Q3 Concept. It interprets the character of the compact SUV in a very special way systematically dynamic. The blue painted Audi RS Q3 Concept is a vehicle based on the theme of thrilling dynamic performance. Its engine, a 2.5 TFSI with 265 kW (360 hp) of power, and its body lowered about 25 mm (0.98 inches) and widened with sharp visual details explore the potential of the Q3 model series in a new way.
Brushed and polished aluminum trim frames the Audi RS Q3 Concept’s single-frame radiator grille. Its black grille insert exhibits a new geometry the honeycombs are slightly offset to one another deeper inside, creating a distinct three-dimensional effect. The lower area of the grille integrates another sculpted feature a silver quattro signature. The headlights are slightly tinted; inside them, some chrome parts are dark or covered by panels of carbon fiber-reinforced polymer (CFRP).
The bumper was redesigned there are now powerful edges around the outer air intakes. They are subdivided into two segments the inner sections have honeycomb screen inserts, while their outer sections, made of CFRP, have a smooth funnel shape. The front spoiler is also made of CFRP. Its lower section is matt black. The entire lower section of the bumper is coated with blue clearcoat paint.
The same combination of black and blue tinted areas is repeated on the sides of the Audi RS Q3 Concept on the trim strips of the doors and sills and on the add-on parts of the wheel housings. The door mirror housings consist of black CFRP, while matt aluminum trim frames the side windows. The roof spoiler runs a long way towards the rear; its middle section has been slightly shortened compared to its outer sections. It is painted in the body color Ordos Blue a matt blue with a slight yellow tint.
In the interior of the Audi RS Q3 Concept, which gets plenty of light through a glass sunroof, cool black is the dominant color on the roofliner, floor carpet, floor mats, leather upholstered instrument panel and on large areas of the seat upholstery, which consists of Fine Nappa leather. Dark blue Alcantara is used as a contrasting element on the seat covers.
The contrasting blue color is used in an inventive way in the CFRP decorative panels the panel material was produced by weaving brilliant blue luminescent glass fibers into it. The steering wheel has large control stalks made of CFRP, which are framed by aluminum accents. Most of the wheel is covered with black Velvet leather a leather that gives the hands a secure grip and repels dirt very well. In the door trim panels, there are surfaces in blue Alcantara.