2015 A3 sedan Price Announced

Audi of America revealed more pricing information for its 2015 A3 sedan.

The base MSRP for the Audi A3 1.8 TFSI will start at $29,900, as previously announced in October 2013; we now also know the 2.0 TFSI model will start at $32,900. Destination and Handling is an extra $895.

These two models are the first of a full all-new A3 family from Audi will be rolled out over the next 18 months.

Audi explained the A3 sedan features standard leather seating surfaces and exceptional ergonomics, and offers the signature Singleframe grille, ultra-thin retractable MMI display, available Audi drive select, 4G LTE connectivity and Bang & Olufsen audio. The A3 will also come equipped standard with a panorama glass sunroof and bi-xenon headlights.

In addition to the base premium package, two Audi luxury packages are offered: premium plus and prestige.

Premium plus will include exclusive 18″ 10-spoke-design Audi wheels, an aluminum interior package, and keyless entry for an additional $2,900.

The prestige package will include everything that is offered in premium plus, and will give the A3 sedan a sportier look with the S Line exterior kit. It will also offer the Driver Assistance package, Bang & Olufsen Sound System, Audi MMI navigation plus, Audi Connect, Convenience package and full LED headlights for $8,800.

Audi added the 2015 A3 2.0 TFSI will also include the legendary quattro all-wheel drive, which distributes power to the wheels that need it most.

Both engines are mated to the standard 6-speed S tronic transmission.

The A3 sedan will be joined later in 2014 by the recently announced Audi A3 Cabriolet, A3 TDI clean diesel, the high-performance S3 sedan and in early 2015, the A3 Sportback e-tron gasoline electric hybrid (PHEV).

No MPG ratings have yet been revealed.