Audi A1 City Carver: Allroad version for the new A1


The new Audi A1 Sportback is close to it. The versatile second-generation sedan is instantly dynamic, even if a sports variant (Audi S1) is not on the agenda.

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Audi A1 City Carver

The versatile sedan was supposed to add a cord to the bow with a declinar-like fighter. We say "Gears," because unlike their big sisters Audi A4 allroad quattro and Audi A6 allroad quattroThese Audi A1 fields do not benefit from the all-wheel drive.

The trade name City Carver was registered in October 2018

And to mark this technical difference, it is not called Audi A1 allroadbut Audi A1 City Carver,

According to our colleagues from the Spanish side motor.esthe appellation City Carver was officially submitted in October 2018.


Think of the Audi A1 Active

Audi A1 Active 2015 front view red and gray
Audi A1 Active (2015)
Audi A1 Active (2015)

An Audi A1 in the SUV look? This is not new, remember the first generation with the exclusive declination of Audi A1 Active, which is limited to 1,000 units in the French market.

Proposed in 2015, on the occasion of the redesign of the Audi A1 "1", the Active was distinguished by its bows, whose wheels, "strengthened" the bottom of the shields and rims with special design in the sense of elsewhere in the current Audi A4 allroad.

However, the "Active Kit" package did not include the Quattro transmission, which was available in the first generation of the Audi A1 (Audi A1 Quattro 256 hp and Audi S1 ​​231 hp).


A1 quattro or Audi Q1?

the new Audi A1 Sportback has not definitely mourned the four-wheel drive. She is not yet on the program. But the technical platform MQB A0 Quattro technology includes the transmission tunnel in which the new Audi A1 Sportback is already located. The adoption of an Audi A1 Sportback 4×4 would be more likely and above all more profitable than that of a small Audi Q1 SUV.

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