Compare Audi A3 Sportback e-tron vs BMW i3 vs Lexus UX Hybrid

Audi A3 Sportback e-tron
2018 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron
Select configuration:
$39,500
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.5
Audi A3 Sportback e-tron For SaleAudi A3 Sportback e-tron Full ReviewAudi A3 Sportback e-tron Trims Comparison
BMW i3
2021 BMW i3
Select configuration:
$48,300
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.0
BMW i3 For SaleBMW i3 Full ReviewBMW i3 Trims Comparison
Lexus UX Hybrid
2023 Lexus UX Hybrid
Select configuration:
$37,325
Starting Price (MSRP)
N/A
Lexus UX Hybrid For SaleLexus UX Hybrid Full ReviewLexus UX Hybrid Trims Comparison

Overview

Engine
1.4L Turbo Inline-4 Plug-in Hybrid
Engine
39.5L Electric
Engine
2.0L Inline-4 Hybrid
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
Single Speed Automatic
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
N/A
Fuel Economy
N/A
Fuel Economy
City: 41 MPG
Hwy: 38 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
10.6 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
2.3 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
10.6 gallons
Range
16 miles
Range
N/A
Range
N/A
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
33.7 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
36.9 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
N/A

Photos

24
More
50
More
29
More

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.4L Turbo Inline-4 Plug-in Hybrid
39.5L Electric
2.0L Inline-4 Hybrid
Horsepower
204 hp @ 5000 rpm
170 hp @ 4800 rpm
181 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque
258 lb-ft
184 lb-ft
N/A
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Single Speed Automatic
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,616 lbs
3,276 lbs
3,605 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
36 MPG
100 MPGE
39 MPG
City
N/A
N/A
41 MPG
Highway
N/A
N/A
38 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
N/A
N/A
4.5 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
10.6 gallons
2.3 gallons
10.6 gallons
Cruising Range City
N/A
N/A
434.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
N/A
N/A
402.8 miles

Battery Range & Charge Times

Range
16 miles
N/A
N/A
Battery Size
N/A
42.2 kWh
N/A
Charge Time
N/A
7 Hrs Charge Time @ 220/240V, 0.7 Hrs Charge Time @ 440V
N/A

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
169.7 in
158.3 in
177 in
Height
56.1 in
62.9 in
60.6 in
Max Width
70.3 in
69.9 in
72.4 in
Front Width
60.7 in
61.9 in
61 in
Rear Width
59.6 in
61.3 in
61 in
Wheelbase
103.5 in
101.2 in
103.9 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
4 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.2 in
40.5 in
42.1 in
Front Seat Headroom
38.7 in
39.6 in
37.2 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
54.8 in
53.6 in
55.1 in
Front Seat Hip Room
N/A
N/A
53.8 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
35.4 in
31.9 in
33.1 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37.5 in
37.2 in
36.3 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
52.9 in
49.2 in
52.9 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
N/A
N/A
52.3 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
13.6 ft³
15.1 ft³
N/A
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
33.7 ft³
36.9 ft³
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
N/A
N/A
21.7 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
N/A
N/A
21.7 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
35.8 ft
32.4 ft
34.2 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
17" x 7.5"
19" x 5"
18" x 7"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7.5"
19" x 5.5"
18" x 7"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P225/45HR17
P155/70R19
P225/50HR18
Rear Tire
P225/45HR17
P175/60R19
P225/50HR18

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Black
  • Ibis White
Capparis White w/BMW i Frozen Blue Accent
  • Atomic Silver
  • Cadmium Orange
  • Caviar
  • Cloudburst Gray
  • Eminent White Pearl
  • Grecian Water
  • Nori Green Pearl
  • Obsidian
  • Redline

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Cosmos Blue Metallic
  • Florett Silver Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Monsoon Gray Metallic
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Nano Gray Metallic
  • Tango Red Metallic
  • Cashmere Silver Metallic w/BMW i Blue Accent
  • Fluid Black w/BMW i Frozen Blue Accent
  • Galvanic Gold Metallic w/Frozen Grey Met Highlight
  • Imperial Blue Metallic w/Frozen Gray Accent
  • Mineral Gray Metallic w/BMW i Frozen Blue Accent
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Chestnut Brown, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Rock Gray, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Deka Dark, Cloth Upholstery
  • Giga Brown/Carum Spice, Natural Leather/Wool Cloth Upholstery
  • Mega Carum Spice Gray, Sensatec/Cloth Upholstery
  • Tera Dark Truffle, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
  • Birch, Luxury NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Birch, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Black, Luxury NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Black, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Glazed Caramel w/Black, Luxury NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Glazed Caramel w/Black, NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Lapis, Luxury NuLuxe Seat Trim
  • Lapis, NuLuxe Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Optional
Standard
Not Available
WiFi Hotspot
Optional
Optional
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Not Available
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Not Available

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Cloth Seats
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Optional
Not Available

Comfort

Navigation System
Optional
Standard
Not Available
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Not Available
A/C
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Automatic Parking
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Telematics
Not Available
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Not Available

US NHTSA Crash Test Result

Overall Rating
N/A
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Rear Side Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
6 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
8 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
8 Years / 100,000 Miles
Maintenance
1 Years / 10,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
1 Years / 10,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
Back
To Top