Audi has unveiled its new urban Audi A1 citycarver. The technologically advanced, city-friendly subcompact hatchback offers drivers a tougher and higher stance. The latest addition to the A1 range will be available to order in the UK from September.
The design of the 4.04-metre Audi A1 citycarver is based on the A1 Sportback, but it has a more muscular look thanks to:
New citycarver versions of the A1 will be available to order in the UK with 30 TFSI and 35 TFSI petrol engines from September 2019, and will begin arriving with customers in the autumn.
The colour palette for the A1 citycarver includes nine exterior options, which can be optionally combined, depending on the colour chosen, with a contrast roof in either Mythos black metallic or Manhattan grey metallic.
Audi’s typically intelligent design neatly integrates an 8.8-inch MMI touch screen and a 10.25-inch fully digital cockpit display to take care of the majority of functions and position the A1 citycarver as one of the most technologically advanced and well connected cars of its type.
Its capability can be expanded even further by adding the optional Technology Pack incorporating the Audi virtual cockpit with an increased range of views and functions, MMI navigation plus bringing a larger 10.1-inch high resolution screen, Audi connect with its wide variety of online services, and the Audi Phone Box facilitating wireless smartphone charging.
To make city driving as effortless and enjoyable as possible in the urban sprawl and beyond a Comfort and Sound Pack is available, adding:
The A1 citycarver mirrors the A1 Sportback with a generous interior and a luggage compartment with a 335-litre capacity.
The same applies where standard equipment is concerned, although the citycarver starts with larger 17-inch alloy wheels and features a roof-edge spoiler normally reserved for S line versions.
As well as the digital interior functionality, its specification includes: