Service History









This distinctive Catalunya Red APR-MotorSport-Tuned 563PS rally-inspired 5-cylinder Audi RS3 stands ready to thrill its new owner with supercar performance in a hatchback-car body.

It features one of the biggest spec-lists we’ve ever offered, with almost £10,000 of factory-fit options. And that’s before we even mention the ballistic performance which has been extracted from almost £9,000 of selected modifications. This is a rare combination of an of an exceptionally tuned road-car with an exquisite factory-specification.

Its gut-churning 563PS power output is courtesy of an APR Stage 2 ECU & TCU-Tune, that has extracted the kind of five-cylinder fury that excites you every-time you turn the key. Feeding the turbocharger is the beautifully crafted Eventuri Carbon-Fibre Stage 2 Intake System with Forge Turbo Elbow (£1,800), forced-air is cooled via the Wagner EVO3 Intercooler (£1,600), whilst exhaust gasses travel through the APR MotorSport Primary Downpipe (£1,200) providing that addictive audible orchestra that can only be associated with an RS3.

Leaving the factory with what we regard as the ‘holy-trinity’ of Panoramic Sunroof, Matrix LED Headlights & RS Interior Design Package (totaling almost £2,900) These options are rarely found together on an RS3 in addition to a further £7,000 of factory fit options such as, RS Sportback Exhaust, SuperSport Seats, Comfort & Sound Pack and Wireless Phone Charging plus much more as listed below.

The optional Catalunya Red is a distinctive colour with a strong link to supercars and performance, that’s exactly why Audi chose it for the RS3’s international press launch. Capturing its deep tones and lustre was a tough challenge for our professional photographer, even under our 3000-Watt lighting system! It is a colour that is constantly changing colour tone between dark red & sunset orange in different lighting environments, be rest assured that this is a finish that would never become tiresome. If you see it for yourself, you’ll understand why we rate it so highly.

We’ve looked after this car since we first supplied it in early 2020, and it’s only had two RS Enthusiast owners. The service history is comprehensive, with big-ticket items like gearbox, rear-diff and spark-plugs completed before schedule. As you would expect this car has been pampered since its first registration, those who invest £9,000 plus fitting into modifications, tend to treat them with the upmost respect; often as much as their own child. Buy in Confidence from Reputable Pedantic Professional Detailers & Genuine Enthusiasts with Huge Knowledge of the Audi RS Brand.

Crucially, this is an DAZA-Engine Non-OPF model (Petrol Particulate Filter). This model is more desirable than post-2019 RS3’s that come equipped with OPF’s in the exhaust system (which kills the exhaust note sound) to conform with European Emissions Law change in Late 2018 (WTLP). As a result its 5-Cylinder Soundtrack is un-muffled through its £1,000 optional Audi RS Sport Exhaust system! As electrification takes over the car industry; enjoy this theatrical and emotional engine whilst you can.

Presented in unrepeatable condition for a 3.5-year-old car as our detailed photos show. It’s truly in mint condition, we were clutching at straws when writing the condition report for this car (on our website). We have no doubt this is one of the FINEST 2018 RS3’s available in the U.K.

The lustre of its Signature Catalunya Red Paintwork has been amplified after our 40-Hour Detailing Process which includes a Multi-Stage Machine Paintwork Correction to all areas in our own exclusive detailing studio; we photograph our cars under 3,000 Watt of LED Light to showcase the quality of our Vehicle Preparation which is truly Market Leading.


  • 2 Previous Keeper; RS Enthusiasts
  • £9,850 of Factory Optional Extras (£55,500 New)


  • Full Audi Specialist Service History
  • Major Service Completed (S-Tronic Gearbox, NGK Spark Plugs, Haldex Rear Differential & Brake Fluid Service)
  • Recent Healthcheck & Service at Midland VW; Clean Bill of Health


  • APR Stage 2; 563PS
  • £8,900 of Modifications


  • Aluminum Engine Block Model; Non-OPF (DAZA)
  • 2 Audi Keys & MOT until October 2022
  • Multi-Stage Machine Paintwork Correction in our Detailing Studio (RRP £700) 
  • Catalunya Red Metallic Paintwork (£550)
  • Panoramic Glass Sunroof; Sliding & Tilt (£1,075)


  • RS Sport Exhaust System (£1,000)
  • Auto-Dimming, Electric Folding & Heated Door Mirrors (£375)
  • Audi Phone Box; Wireless Phone Charging (£325)
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System; Individual Pressure & Temperature (£250)


  • Gloss Black Exterior Styling Pack; Colour Coded Front Spoiler Lip (£800)
  • 19inch 8.5J ‘5-Arm-Rotor’ Design Audi Sport Alloy Wheels; Gloss Anthracite Black (£695)
  • Privacy Glass (£375)
  • RS Brake Calipers; Red (£325)
  • Black Roof Rails (£250)


    • Matrix LED Headlights (£895)
      • Dynamic Swooping Front & Rear Indicators
      • Matrix LED Technology that provides optimum lighting without dazzling other road users or the driver, by automatically dipping or turning off individual lighting diodes to create corridors of light either side of the vehicle or object infront
    • RS Design Package (£895)
      • Alcantara Knee Pads with Crescendo Red Stitching
      • RS Embossed Exclusive Floor Matts
      • Leather Doorcard Armrests with Crescendo Red Stitching
      • Crescendo Red Pin Stripped Seatbelts
      • Red Heater Air Vents


      • Comfort & Sound Package (£995)
        • Bang & Olufsen Sound System
        • Rear-View Camera; MMI Display w/ Dynamic Display Modes
        • Advanced Key; Keyless Entry & Exit w/ Push Start & Stop
        • Hill Hold Assist


    • Super Sport Seats in Black Fine Nappa Leather w/ Crescendo-Red Diamond Quilting (£795)
    • 4-Way Electric Lumbar Support (£250)
    • Audi Virtual Cockpit (12.3inch Digital Split Screen) 
    • Flat Bottom RS3 Alcantara Steering Wheel W/ Gear Paddles
    • Technology Package (Wide-Screen 3D Sat Nav with Touch Entry)
    • Audi Smartphone interface (Apple CarPlay & Android Auto)
    • Audi Connect 4G SIM Card to access Google Earth & WiFi Hotspot
    • LED Front Headlights
    • LED Rear Lights with Dynamic Indicators 
    • LED Interior Light Package 
    • Heated Front Seats 
    • Audi-Sport Door Entry Beam
    • Optics 3D Design Interior Inlays 
    • Door Sills Illuminated RS3 Logo
    • Audi Drive Select (Different Driving Modes)
    • Front & Rear Parking Sensors
    • Bluetooth Interface Audio & Phone
  • Cruise Control
  • Ambient Interior Lighting
  • Electric Wing Mirrors
  • USB & Auxiliary Inputs 
  • DAB Digital Radio
  • Dual Zone Climate Control
  • Automatic Lights & Wipers
  • Auto Dimming Rear View Mirror


  • 2.5TFSI 5-Cylinder Engine; Aluminum Block Model
  • 7-Speed S-Tronic Gearbox
  • Quattro 4-Wheel Drive
  • 8-Piston Brembo Front Brakes; 370mm Discs
  • APR MotorSport Stage 2 Engine Calibration; 563PS & 718NM (E85 Fuel), 518PS & 678NM (99RON Fuel) (£1,450)
  • APR MotorSport DQ500 TCU Gearbox Calibration (£720)
  • APR EMCS Switchable Maps; Ethanol E85 Map; 563PS & 99RON Fuel; 518PS (£350)


  • Eventuri Carbon-Fibre Stage 2 Intake System (£1,600)
  • Wagner EVO3 Competition Intercooler Kit (£1,600)
  • APR Primary Downpipe; Decat (£1,200)
  • Forge MotorSports Turbo Inlet Pipe (£220)
  • NGK Racing Spark Plugs (£220)
  • Michelin Pilot Sport 4S Tyres (£700)
  • Gloss-Black Painted Roof (£300)
  • Carbon-Fibre Mirror Caps (£275)
  • Gloss Black Audi Badges; Genuine (£180)
  • APR MotorSport Billet Dogbone Mount (£70)
  • 05/2018 (36mls) Glasgow Audi (Pre-Delivery Inspection)
  • 02/2020 (10,100mls) EcoTune; Audi Specialist (Engine, NGK Spark Plug & S-Tronic Gearbox Service)
  • 09/2020 (11,830mls) Gwent VW; Audi Specialist (Engine Service W/Inspection)
  • 05/2021 (13,250mls) Gwent VW; Audi Specialist (Inspection Service)
  • 10/2021 (14,903mls) Midland VW; Audi Specialist (Engine, Haldex Rear Differential & Brake Fluid Service W/Inspection)

Servicing carried out in accordance with Audi’s LongLife Schedule up to 2 Years/19k miles.

Paintwork; In Sublime Condition as you would expect from us for the mileage. This is without doubt one of the best condition 2018 RS3’s we have ever had. Credit to its previous owner.

  • Never had any Non-Factory Paintwork; Original Car. Consistently reading 120-170 Microns of Paint Thickness on every Body Panel. Be rest assured this is an RS that has never had any Non-Factory Paintwork
  • No Dents, Scratches or Abrasions present on ANY Panels.
  • Areas that are prone to Stone Chips are in exceptional condition such as; Front End, Rear Arches & Sideskirts. We are struggling to find fault; with the exception of a handful of miniscule stone chips to the bonnet and 1 miniscule stone chip to the front bumper, but they are by no means excessive or noticeable & has not broken the paint (only the surface of the lacquer).
  • No Marks on the top of the rear bumper from loading items into the boot.
  • No stone chips to the windscreen
  • This is without doubt one of the Best Condition RS3’s we have ever had

We are pedantic with our condition reports for complete transparency to any potential buyers. Presented as you would expect from a respected Detailing Centre.


Wheels, Tyres & Brakes;

  • 19inch Audi Rotor Wheels have never been refurbished and are in Perfect Condition with No Kerb Marks, Blemishes, Stone Chips, Swirl Marks or White Spotting to Diamond Cut Areas.
  • Michelin Pilot Sport 4S Tyres; Fronts on 7.2mm & Rears on 5.7mm
  • Front Discs are 20% Worn & Pads are 30% Worn
  • Rear Discs are 10% Worn & Pads are 30% Worn
  • RS Brake Calipers are in Perfect Condition


Interior; In AS-New Condition. It would be no exaggeration to state that the interior is as close to new condition as possible; testament to Audi Build Quality when treated with respect.

  • Leather Seat Bolsters & Centre’s are in Perfect Condition; Still retaining their Satin Finish
  • Leather & Alcantara Steering Wheel in Perfect Condition
  • Alcantara Knee Pads in Perfect Condition
  • RS Exclusive Floor Matts in Perfect Condition
  • Roof Lining & DoorCards in Perfect Condition
  • Boot Plastics and Floor Matts in Perfect Condition
  • Back of Seats are in Perfect Condition
  • Rear Seats in Perfect Condition; No Damage to Leather
  • All Other Control Buttons & Trims in near Perfect Condition


We have performed a Multi-Stage Machine Paintwork Swirl Correction to bring Clarity & Depth to this Signature Catalunya Red colour which looks Incredible in direct sunlight and under our Professional Detailing Studio lights. This RS3 would be suitable for even the most avid enthusiasts.

We like to give our honest & professional opinion; the condition of this vehicle would represent a 5,000mls example or less WITHOUT exaggeration. You wont find a better condition Used RS3 matching this mileage on the Market today.



We offer everything from paint protection treatments to tuning modifications, styling upgrades and aftermarket security systems and a wide range of retrofitted manufacturer options. These options are all installed in-house. Read on to find out more about how we can turn your vision into reality.

Paint Protection

Protect your vehicle’s pristine paint finish with a choice of pre-collection protection treatments: liquid ceramic coating and durable paint protection film


Keep thieves at bay and your new purchase safe and secure with professionally installed TASSA-approved immobilisation and thatcham-approved tracking systems


Add extra performance or a personal touch with our extensive range of modification options. Mild or wild, we make your vision a reality


Digital Gauge Retrofit

Tailor the specification of your new vehicle any way you want it with our host of OEM retrofit options installed with factory finish and functionality.


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