The Audi RS 3 Sportback is the hot hatch version of the Audi A3 compact luxury hatchback. It had a limited production between 2011 and 2012 and was available exclusively in 5 door hatchback form. In fact, the Audi RS 3 Sportback is one of the few 5 door hot hatches in the Asphalt series, not just Asphalt 8: Airborne.
The RS 3's turbocharged 2.5L inline-five engine was sourced from the Audi TT RS Coupé, which was priced higher than the RS 3. Unlike the TT RS Coupé, no manual option was provided with a 7-speed S-tronic twin-clutch automatic transmission being standard across the board. A total of 750 units were produced.
The Audi RS3 Sportback was featured in the free iOS app, Asphalt: Audi RS3. It was later released in the first update of the full game.
The Audi RS3 Sportback is a Tier 2 vehicle, and is a prize of Career Cup 2. It costs 68,000 Cash.
The Audi RS 3 Sportback is the first car in Class C and is one of the 10 original cars in Class C.
The RS 3 Sportback has a very bad "triple-tap" launch speed of roughly 5.5 seconds (+Nitro Starter -Tuning Kit). This is lower than most cars in Class C. The RS 3 Sportback has a poor nitro efficiency of 9/14/19.
The RS 3 Sportback has the lowest total top speed in Class C and the third lowest raw top speed in Class C.
The RS 3 Sportback has a wide drifting radius.
The RS 3 Sportback competes as a starter's car for Class C, being the cheapest but worst performing car in Class C.
The RS 3 Sportback is featured in the Career Mode.
As of the Motorcycles Update, the RS 3 Sportback costs 18,000 to purchase (originally 1,950, then 2,925), 267,250 to MAX and 20,925 to PRO. The RS 3 Sportback doesn't use any rare/legendary cards or Engine cards in its PRO upgrades.