Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG vs Audi RS3 Sedan

Picture of Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG (380 PS)
Picture of Audi RS3 Sedan (8V facelift)
Category A 45 AMGAudi RS3 Sedan
Max power (ps / bhp) 380 / 375400 / 395
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 475 / 350480 / 354
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1571 / 34631562 / 3444
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 242 / 239256 / 253
Average price €60,000€60,000

Acceleration

Speed & distance A 45 AMGAudi RS3 Sedan
0 - 50 kph 1.5 s1.5 s
0 - 100 kph 4.1 s3.8 s
0 - 130 kph 6.5 s5.9 s
0 - 160 kph 9.6 s8.7 s
0 - 200 kph 15.5 s13.7 s
Est. 1/8 mile 8.8 s @ 95.7 mph8.3 s @ 100.7 mph
1/4 mile 12.4 s12.0 s

Rolling acceleration

Speed A 45 AMGAudi RS3 Sedan
60 - 100 kph (4) 3.5 s3.6 s
60 - 100 kph (5) 6.1 s5.3 s
80 - 120 kph (5) 4.9 s4.6 s
80 - 120 kph (6) 8.0 s6.2 s
80 - 120 kph (7) 16.3 s9.5 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 11.9 s9.9 s

General performance

Category A 45 AMGAudi RS3 Sedan
Top speed 270 kph (168 mph)280 kph (174 mph)
Est. 0 - 100 mph - 0 16.9 s @ 1444 ft15.2 s @ 1280 ft
Est. max acceleration 0.71 g (7 m/s²)0.82 g (8 m/s²)
Fuel economy 11.6 l/100 km (20 mpg US / 24 UK)11.9 l/100 km (20 mpg US / 24 UK)
100 kph - 0 32 m (103 ft)34 m (111 ft)
200 kph - 0 129 m (423 ft)140 m (458 ft)

Summary

Category A 45 AMGAudi RS3 Sedan
Track Performance 00
Straight line speed 16722022
Total 16722022

Verdict

RS3 Sedan is the fastest by a small margin.

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Fastedee  4y ago

Prefer the Merc but Audi is really swinging for the bleachers.