The best compact luxury sedans have a sophisticated interior, sharp handling and a long list of cutting-edge technology. A compact luxury sedan is perfect for driving your daily commute or running errands. Here at Blue Grass MOTORSPORT, we have a great collection of European compact luxury sedans which include the Audi A3, Alfa Romeo Giulia and Jaguar XE. If you’re interested in buying a compact luxury sedan, check out our list of the best compact luxury sedans of 2018.


2018 Audi A3

2018 Audi A3
Seating

Seating 5

MPG

MPG 24-26 City 31-35 Hwy

AWD

AWD, FWD

HP

Horsepower 186-220

Dynamic inside and out, the 2018 Audi A3 has the perfect balance of sporty performance, premium interior and cutting-edge technology. Whether you choose the 220-hp TFSI® engine with available quattro® all-wheel drive or the fuel efficient 186-hp TFSI® engine with front-wheel drive, scalable power is at your fingertips. The meticulously crafted interior with leather seating surfaces and panoramic sunroof will make you feel like you’re in first-class, while cutting-edge technology such as Audi Virtual Cockpit, MMI® touch and Audi connect® will make you feel like you’re the pilot.

The Audi A3 is equipped with safety features that help make your drive a little less stressful. These include Audi pre sense® front, parking system plus with rearview camera and Audi side assist with rear cross traffic assist. The sophisticated and powerful Audi A3 definitely proves that great things come in small packages.

Key Features

  • Bang & Olufsen® Sound System with 14 speakers and 705 watts
  • Audi Virtual Cockpit
  • Available All-wheel Drive
  • Standard Panoramic Sunroof
  • Audi smartphone interface including Apple CarPlay™ and Google™ Android Auto
  • MMI® navigation plus with voice control system
2018 IIHS Top Safety Pick

The Audi A3 won the 2018 Top Safety Pick award from IIHS (when equipped with available LED headlights). To qualify for 2018 TOP SAFETY PICK+, a vehicle must earn good ratings in the moderate overlap front, small overlap front, side, roof strength, and head restraint tests plus no less than an advanced rating for front crash prevention and no less than an acceptable rating in the headlight assessment.

NHTSA 5-star Safety Rating

The Audi A3 also earned a 5-Star Safety Rating awarded by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).

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2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia

2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia
Seating

Seating 5

MPG

MPG 17-24 City 24-33 Hwy

AWD

RWD, AWD

HP

Horsepower 280-505

The Alfa Romeo Giulia truly represents a new breed of premium sport compacts with its exhilarating performance, dynamic handling and pure Italian craftsmanship. Features such as a Rotary Controller, Auto Wipers Rain Sensors, Alfa D.N.A Drive Mode Selector and 6.5-inch Color Widescreen Display, fully respond to a driver’s every need. The Giulia is powered by a 280-hp 2.0L turbocharged engine which accelerates from 0 to 60 in 5.1 seconds - making even the most mundane commute a fun one.

The Giulia comes in three trims: Giulia (base), Giulia Ti and the Giulia Quadrifoglio. At the peak of this performance ladder is the Giulia Quadrifoglio which comes with a twin-turbocharged 2.9-liter V6. The unmatched Italian design and hair-raising performance of the Alfa Romeo Giulia may make it the king of sport compacts. Motor Trend agrees as they named the Giulia the “2018 Motor Trend Car of the Year”.

Key Features

  • All-Aluminum 280 hp 2.0L turbocharged engine
  • Available Driver Assistance Dynamic Package
  • 6.5-inch Color Widescreen Display with AM/FM/HD Radio, MP3, Bluetooth and 3 USB Outlets
  • Automatic Headlamps
  • Alfa D.N.A. Drive Mode Selector (Dynamic, Natural and Advanced Efficiency)
  • Passive Entry with Keyless Enter ‘n Go™
2018 Motor Trend Car of the Year

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2018 Jaguar XE

2018 Jaguar XE
Seating

Seating 5

MPG

MPG TBD

AWD

RWD, AWD

HP

Horsepower 247-380

Drivers seeking top-tier performance in a compact luxury sedan should take a look at the Jaguar XE. Unlike some luxury sedans in its class, the XE doesn’t sacrifice ride comfort in the name of agility and handling. The form-hugging seats with the finest leather deliver the utmost comfort, regardless of the destination.

There are five trim levels available with a variety of engines, advanced safety features and futuristic technology. Engines range from a 380 hp Supercharged V6 to a 247 hp 2.0L Turbocharged 4-cylinder. Driver Assistance features like Blind Spot Monitor & Blind Spot Assist as well as Emergency Braking will be your co-pilot delivering peace of mind.

The XE is also full of premium technology that includes InControl Touch Pro™, In-Car Wi-Fi, Head-Up Display and Meridian™ sound system. If you want to bust out of the ordinary, the Jaguar XE should be your number one choice.

Key Features

  • InControl Touch Pro™
  • High-Definition 12-inch Interactive Driver Display
  • InControl Protect™
  • In-Car Wi-Fi
  • Head-Up Display
  • Four Engines Available

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