Chassis and suspension is very well balanced; non S-Line version is very capable of soaking small potholes and bumps.
The Audis are known have reliable engines (except maybe for 2.0TDI) and offer a very well balanced ride. Also the finishing, materials and styling in the interior are of high quality.
The shape of post-2005 A3 Sportback (4 doors hatch) is very stylish. The deep grille in the front and the nice shapes and the back are particularly distinctive.