Our colleagues at PistonHeads grilled Stephan Fahr-Becker, the Audi RS3's designer, about how you create a Q-car (plus why he loves his V6 Clios)
22 June 2015

As you will be aware, Audi is so excited about its new RS3 that it’s enlisted our friends over at PistonHeads to promote a series of videos, the third of which you can see below.

In the video, Audi designer Stephan Fahr-Becker explains what inspired the exterior look of the new RS3, how it communicates quattro tradition and the engineering under the skin, and how the cars he’s owned have influenced his work.

Suffice it to say, anyone who runs a Clio V6 as a daily driver must know a thing or two…

To see the RS3 getting sideways at Anglesey, click here - and stay tuned for more instalments. To find out more about the Audi RS3 while you're waiting, click here.

Find an Autocar car review

Driven this week

Join the debate

Comments
3

22 June 2015
There's no hot hatch on the road today (on this side of the new Honda Civic Type R) which looks as flamboyant as the V6 Clio. Sad that Becker can not rub some of his favourite car's magic on to the fast Audis. May be his hands are tied due the conservative nature of the group he's working for.

23 June 2015
....Rival mag AE with its VW Group obsessed advertising.

Poor show

25 June 2015
danielcoote wrote:

....Rival mag AE with its VW Group obsessed advertising.

Poor show

agree

Add your comment

Log in or register to post comments

Find an Autocar car review

Driven this week