The Competition Is Heating Up!
Practical? Yes, Power hungry? When I say power hungry, I mean that we are looking at hatchbacks that are close to 300kW. The Audi RS3 and Mercedes-AMG A45 have been vying for the title of the most powerful hatchback with the RS3 currently holding the top spot. Just for the record, the Audi RS3 has the most powerful production five-cylinder engine in the world, and the A45 has the most powerful 2.0litre engine The RS3 On this list, we see cars with four, five and 6 cylinder engines. Origins of some of these cars are German, Japanese, and American so you can choose your weapon of chose.
Audi RS3 Sportback
294 kW 2.5-litre, 5-cylinder turbocharged
280 kW 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder turbocharged
Ford Focus RS
257kW 2.3-litre, 4-cylinder turbocharged
250kW 3.0-litre, 6-cylinder turbocharged
Honda Civic Type R
228 kW 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder turbocharged