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Publication: Dec 2020
  • Adult Occupant

    89%
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  • Child Occupant

    81%
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  • Vulnerable Road Users

    68%
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  • Safety Assist

    73%
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Total 34.1 Pts / 89%
  • Good
  • Adequate
  • Marginal
  • Weak
  • Poor
Frontal Impact
12.5 / 16 Pts
  • Mobile Progressive Deformable Barrier
  • Full Width Rigid Barrier
Lateral Impact
16.0 / 16 Pts
  • Side Mobile Barrier
    Side Pole
  • Far-Side Excursion
    Occupant Interaction
Rear Impact
3.5 / 4 Pts
Rear Seat
Front Seat
Rescue and Extrication 2.0 / 2 Pts
Rescue Sheet Available, ISO compliant PDF
Advanced eCall Available
Multi Collision Brake Available

Comments
Total 39.7 Pts / 81%
  • Good
  • Adequate
  • Marginal
  • Weak
  • Poor
Crash Test Performance based on 6 & 10 year old children 20.7 / 24 Pts
Frontal Impact
12.7 Pts
Lateral Impact
8 Pts

Restraint for 6 year old child: Römer Kidfix² R
Restraint for 10 year old child: Römer Kidfix XP Boster
Safety Features 7.0 / 13 Pts
Front
Passenger
2nd row
outboard
2nd row
center
Isofix
i-Size
Integrated CRS
  • Fitted to the vehicle as standard
  • Not fitted to the test vehicle but available as option
  • Not Available
CRS Installation Check 12.0 / 12 Pts
crs
  • Install without problem
  • Install with care
  • Safety critical problem
  • Installation not allowed
Seat Position
Front 2nd row
Passenger Left center Right
Maxi Cosi 2way Pearl & 2wayFix (i-Size)
Maxi Cosi 2way Pearl & 2wayFix (i-Size)
BeSafe iZi Kid X2 i-Size (i-Size)
Britax Römer TriFix2 i-Size (i-Size)
BeSafe iZi Flex FIX i-Size (i-Size)
BeSafe iZi Combi X4 ISOfix (ISOFIX)
Britax Römer KidFix XP (ISOFIX)
Maxi Cosi Cabriofix (Belt)
Maxi Cosi Cabriofix & EasyBase2 (Belt)
Britax Römer King II LS (Belt)
Britax Römer KidFix XP (Belt)
  • Install without problem
  • Install with care
  • Safety critical problem
  • Installation not allowed
Detailed Test Results
Comments
AEB Pedestrian :
Total 36.8 Pts / 68%
  • Good
  • Adequate
  • Marginal
  • Weak
  • Poor
Pedestrian
24.8 / 36 Pts
Pedestrian

Head Impact 13.7 Pts

Pelvis Impact 5.1 Pts

Leg Impact 6.0 Pts

AEB Vulnerable Road Users 12.0 / 18 Pts
System Name Pre-Sense
Type Auto-Brake with Forward Collision Warning
Operational From 5 km/h
PERFORMANCE |
Autobrake Function
AEB Pedestrian 5.6 / 9 Pts
  • Day time
  • Night time

Day time

  • Vehicle reversing into standing pedestrian
    Vehicle reversing into standing pedestrian
  • Adult crossing the road
    Adult crossing the road
  • Child running from behind parked vehicles
    Child running from behind parked vehicles
  • Adult along the roadside
    Adult along the roadside

Night time

  • Adult crossing the road
    Adult crossing the road
  • Adult along the roadside
    Adult along the roadside
AEB Cyclist 6.4 / 9 Pts
  • Cyclist from nearside, obstructed view
    Cyclist from nearside, obstructed view
  • Cyclist crossing
    Cyclist crossing
  • Cyclist along the roadside
    Cyclist along the roadside
Comments
Total 11.8 Pts / 73%
  • Good
  • Adequate
  • Marginal
  • Weak
  • Poor
Speed Assistance 1.3 / 3 Pts
System Name Speed Limiter
Speed Control Function Manually set (accurate to 5km/h)
Occupant Status Monitoring 3.0 / 3 Pts
> Seatbelt Reminder 2.0 / 2 Pts
Applies To Front and rear seats, including third row
Warning Driver Seat Front Passenger(s) Rear Passenger(s)
Visual
Audible
Occupant Detection
  • Pass
  • Fail
  • Not available
> Driver Monitoring 1.0 / 1 Pts
System Name Rest Recommendation
Type Steering Input
Operational From 30 km/h
Lane Support 2.5 / 4 Pts
System Name Lane Assist
Type LKA and ELK
Operational From 60 km/h
Performance
Emergency Lane Keeping
Adequate
Lane Keep Assist
Good
Human Machine Interface
Good
AEB Car-to-Car 5.1 / 6 Pts
System Name Pre-Sense
Type Autonomous emergency braking and forward collision warning
Operational From 5 km/h
Sensor Used camera and radar
  • Autobrake function only
  • Driver reacts to warning

Autobrake function only

  • Test car turns across the path of an approaching car
    Test car turns across the path of an approaching car
  • Approaching a stationary car
    Approaching a stationary car
  • Approaching a stationary car
    Approaching a stationary car
  • Approaching a stationary car
    Approaching a stationary car
  • Approaching a slower moving car
    Approaching a slower moving car
  • Approaching a slower moving car
    Approaching a slower moving car
  • Approaching a slower moving car
    Approaching a slower moving car
  • Approaching a braking car
    Approaching a braking car

Driver reacts to warning

  • Approaching a stationary car
    Approaching a stationary car
  • Approaching a stationary car
    Approaching a stationary car
  • Approaching a stationary car
    Approaching a stationary car
  • Approaching a slower moving car
    Approaching a slower moving car
  • Approaching a slower moving car
    Approaching a slower moving car
  • Approaching a slower moving car
    Approaching a slower moving car
  • Approaching a braking car
    Approaching a braking car
Comments
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Specifications

Tested Model Audi A3 35 TFSI, LHD

Body Type - 5 door hatchback

Year Of Publication 2020

Kerb Weight 1500kg

VIN From Which Rating Applies - WAUZZZGYMA058053

Class Small Family Car

Safety Equipment

Driver
Passenger
Rear
FRONTAL CRASH PROTECTION
Front Airbag
Driver
Passenger
Rear
Belt Pretensioner
Driver
Passenger
Rear
Belt Loadlimiter
Driver
Passenger
Rear
Knee Airbag
Driver
Passenger
Rear
LATERAL CRASH PROTECTION
Side Head Airbag
Driver
Passenger
Rear
Side Chest Airbag
Driver
Passenger
Rear
Side Pelvis Airbag
Driver
Passenger
Rear
Centre Airbag
Driver
Passenger
Rear
CHILD PROTECTION
Isofix
Driver
Passenger
Rear
Integrated Child Seat
Driver
Passenger
Rear
Airbag cut-off switch
Driver
Passenger
Rear
SAFETY ASSIST
Seatbelt Reminder
Driver
Passenger
Rear
OTHER SAFETY SYSTEMS
Active Bonnet
Active Bonnet
AEB Vulnerable Road Users
AEB Vulnerable Road Users
AEB Car-to-Car incl. Turn Across Path
AEB Car-to-Car incl. Turn Across Path
AEB Pedestrian - Reverse
AEB Pedestrian - Reverse
Speed Assistance
Speed Assistance
Lane Assist System
Lane Assist System

Note: Other equipment may be available on the vehicle but was not considered in the test year.

  • Fitted to the vehicle as standard
  • Fitted to the vehicle as part of the safety pack
  • Not fitted to the test vehicle but available as option or as part of the safety pack
  • Not available
  • Not applicable

Videos

Rating Validity

Variants of Model Range

Body Type Engine Model Name/Code Drivetrain Rating Applies
        LHD RHD
5 door hatchback 1.0 TFSI, petrol A3 30 TFSI 4 x 2 yes yes
5 door hatchback 1.5 TFSI, petrol* A3 35 TFSI 4 x 2 yes yes
5 door hatchback 2.0 TDI, diesel A3 30 TDI 4 x 2 yes yes
5 door hatchback 2.0 TDI, diesel A3 35 TDI 4 x 2 yes yes
5 door hatchback 1.5 TFSIe, petrol, PHEV A3 40 TFSIe 4 x 2 - -
5 door hatchback 1.5 TGI A3 30 gtron 4 x 2 yes yes
4 door saloon 1.0 TFSI, petrol A3 30 TFSI 4 x 2 yes yes
4 door saloon 1.5 TFSI, petrol A3 35 TFSI 4 x 2 yes yes
4 door saloon 2.0 TDI, diesel A3 30 TDI 4 x 2 yes yes
4 door saloon 2.0 TDI, diesel A3 35 TDI 4 x 2 yes yes

* Tested variant

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Date
Event
Outcome
December 2020
Rating Published
2020


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