Abt Sportsline has released new details about the AS3. It is based on the Audi A3 and features revised styling as well as upgraded engines.

ABT Sportsline has released new details about the AS3, following a preview earlier this year.

Based on the Audi A3, the AS3 features a new front spoiler, a revised grille and aerodynamic side skirts. There's also a tailgate-mounted spoiler, a rear diffuser insert and a sports exhaust system. Customers can also order lowering springs and 18- or 19-inch alloy wheels.

Under the hood, the 1.4-liter TFSI can be tuned to produce 170 HP (125 kW) while the 2.0-liter TSFI can be massaged to develop 280 HP (206 kW). The 2.0-liter TDI can also be upgraded to produce 180 HP (132 kW) or 210 HP (154 kW).

ABT AS3 gets detailed