1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Yellow S3 Saloon

Discussion in 'New A3/S3 (8V Chassis)' started by Bristle Hound, Aug 18, 2014.

  1. Bristle Hound

    Bristle Hound WUFF !
    Staff Member Moderator Audi S4

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2014
    Messages:
    3,373
    Likes Received:
    2,055
    I have been told that Edinburgh Audi have a new imola yellow S3 saloon in the Showroom, which is part of the Audi exclusive paint range

    When I was told about it, I thought yuck, but TBH I quite like it, but not at the cost of the Audi exclusive paint I'm afraid

    yellows3saloon.JPG
     
    #1 Bristle Hound, Aug 18, 2014
    Last edited: Aug 19, 2014
    cocob, P40ULW and The Challinor like this.
  2. Google AdSense Guest Advertisement



    to hide this advert.
  3. Messi_alli

    Messi_alli Member

    Joined:
    Jul 2, 2014
    Messages:
    85
    Likes Received:
    7
    all it needs is a pano roof!!
     
  4. Bristle Hound

    Bristle Hound WUFF !
    Staff Member Moderator Audi S4

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2014
    Messages:
    3,373
    Likes Received:
    2,055
    Another pic -

    yellows3saloon1.jpg
     
  5. Bristle Hound

    Bristle Hound WUFF !
    Staff Member Moderator Audi S4

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2014
    Messages:
    3,373
    Likes Received:
    2,055
    Here you go! lol (Not a S3 tho' ;))

    yellowpanoroof.jpg
     
  6. Sandra

    Sandra MODERATOR
    Staff Member Moderator Gold Supporter TeamMisano quattro Audi S3

    Joined:
    Sep 12, 2010
    Messages:
    19,188
    Likes Received:
    3,616
    That is a fantastic colour. ;)x
     
  7. coddy85

    coddy85 Active Member
    Team Daytona Audi S1

    Joined:
    Jul 21, 2014
    Messages:
    251
    Likes Received:
    90
    Exactly what I'm ordering soon, I hope. Although Tunbridge Wells have an orange one available soon, I need to take a look at it!
     
  8. TheFiftheElement

    TheFiftheElement Active Member

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2014
    Messages:
    251
    Likes Received:
    233
    Love it, that would hav been my number one choice if it hadn't been an Audi Exclusive colour .. not sure about the wheels on that car mind you o_O

    Solar orange also would have figured highly, as would racing blue mica ..
     
    Louay likes this.
  9. Vertigo1

    Vertigo1 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 23, 2006
    Messages:
    3,267
    Likes Received:
    468
    Taxi! :)
     
    jassyo06 likes this.
  10. steeve

    steeve Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2004
    Messages:
    1,960
    Likes Received:
    766
    I like it, but not for me, I'm too old.:thrashi:
     
  11. Pulp84

    Pulp84 Well-Known Member
    Audi S3

    Joined:
    Aug 17, 2013
    Messages:
    1,938
    Likes Received:
    763
    I saw a video of a Vegas yellow S3 on youtube yesterday.......that was :puke2:too.
     
  12. Pulp84

    Pulp84 Well-Known Member
    Audi S3

    Joined:
    Aug 17, 2013
    Messages:
    1,938
    Likes Received:
    763


    Well...I think is Vegas yellow. The S1 is that colour (launch colour).
     
  13. jaguar1187

    jaguar1187 Member

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2010
    Messages:
    47
    Likes Received:
    32
    I'm not usually a fan of bright colours but I do like it in yellow. Think if your coupled it with the black styling pack it would look killer.
     
  14. Bristle Hound

    Bristle Hound WUFF !
    Staff Member Moderator Audi S4

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2014
    Messages:
    3,373
    Likes Received:
    2,055
    I think it looks stunning in imola yellow BUT at £2025.00 for the paint? Not a chance I'm afraid! :keule:
     
    jaguar1187 likes this.
  15. s33nyboy12

    s33nyboy12 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 14, 2012
    Messages:
    1,466
    Likes Received:
    190
    £2k to not blend in with the black and white Audi blurs ...... Well worth it!:victorious:
     
    The Challinor likes this.
  16. Pulp84

    Pulp84 Well-Known Member
    Audi S3

    Joined:
    Aug 17, 2013
    Messages:
    1,938
    Likes Received:
    763
    Yeah all those white and black Audi's - who'd buy them hey?
     
    s33nyboy12 likes this.
  17. The Challinor

    The Challinor Well-Known Member
    Regional Rep Audi S3

    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2009
    Messages:
    4,179
    Likes Received:
    1,013
    I've owned a Imola yellow S3 and went to look at a S1 in Vegas yellow it looks awesome in photos but in real life just a bit flat and not all that.
     
    Pulp84 likes this.
  18. The Challinor

    The Challinor Well-Known Member
    Regional Rep Audi S3

    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2009
    Messages:
    4,179
    Likes Received:
    1,013
    I've paid it and although not got the car yet I'd definitely order custom paint again.
     
  19. The Challinor

    The Challinor Well-Known Member
    Regional Rep Audi S3

    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2009
    Messages:
    4,179
    Likes Received:
    1,013
    Love it, but it's such a shame the saloon is missing the front bumper side vents, ruins it for me.
     
  20. Pulp84

    Pulp84 Well-Known Member
    Audi S3

    Joined:
    Aug 17, 2013
    Messages:
    1,938
    Likes Received:
    763
    Can't wait for the big unveil........I'm sure you haven't said what your getting. :o.k:
     
    The Challinor likes this.
  21. Bristle Hound

    Bristle Hound WUFF !
    Staff Member Moderator Audi S4

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2014
    Messages:
    3,373
    Likes Received:
    2,055
    Ozzie spec S3 SB in imola yellow. Obviously a difficult colour to photograph me thinks ;)

    image.jpg
     
  22. Google AdSense Guest Advertisement



    to hide this advert.
  23. The Challinor

    The Challinor Well-Known Member
    Regional Rep Audi S3

    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2009
    Messages:
    4,179
    Likes Received:
    1,013
    Correct, closely guarded secret
     
    Pulp84 likes this.
  24. The Challinor

    The Challinor Well-Known Member
    Regional Rep Audi S3

    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2009
    Messages:
    4,179
    Likes Received:
    1,013
    Yep, looks different on each photo / car - most colours are hard to photograph naturally.
     
  25. Martinbanshee

    Martinbanshee Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2014
    Messages:
    679
    Likes Received:
    390
    I don't normally like yellow cars but it does seem to suit the saloon, I'm going for a nosey at Aberdeen Audi to see if it's there.
     
  26. Bristle Hound

    Bristle Hound WUFF !
    Staff Member Moderator Audi S4

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2014
    Messages:
    3,373
    Likes Received:
    2,055
  27. keyser

    keyser Active Member
    Audi S3

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2013
    Messages:
    106
    Likes Received:
    49
    The saloon in the first couple of pics is Vegas Yellow (which looks awesome)...much better than Imola Yellow. Think I might have just found my next colour...

    The difference between the two colours is easy to see at 1:05 in Pulp84's vid.
     
  28. Martinbanshee

    Martinbanshee Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2014
    Messages:
    679
    Likes Received:
    390
  29. Addict

    Addict Member

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2014
    Messages:
    80
    Likes Received:
    65
    prefer the Emola yellow personally.. still looks nice though. I think the S3 saloon is one of those cars that you can pretty much get with most colours and it will still look pretty damn good. In my opinion, the brighter the better so it doesnt lose it's lines!

    I've NEVER considered a red car in my entire life.. and guess who's waiting on a Misano Red? :)
     
    Pulp84 likes this.
  30. Bristle Hound

    Bristle Hound WUFF !
    Staff Member Moderator Audi S4

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2014
    Messages:
    3,373
    Likes Received:
    2,055
    Here you go buddy ;)

    solar orange 2.jpg
     
  31. Pon3s

    Pon3s New Member

    Joined:
    Jul 2, 2014
    Messages:
    5
    Likes Received:
    6
    Here's my S3 Sportback in Imola yellow:

    [​IMG]
     
  32. keyser

    keyser Active Member
    Audi S3

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2013
    Messages:
    106
    Likes Received:
    49
    Or could also be Speed Yellow...

    There's a Solar Orange S3 Saloon on mobile.de at the moment for anyone interested in seeing the combo.
     
  33. Bristle Hound

    Bristle Hound WUFF !
    Staff Member Moderator Audi S4

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2014
    Messages:
    3,373
    Likes Received:
    2,055
    See post #28 above ;)
     
  34. A3_Rider

    A3_Rider Active Member

    Joined:
    Nov 9, 2009
    Messages:
    535
    Likes Received:
    109
    Some bold colours, I guess if it excites you.

    No need to keep a look out.... theres a guy on this forum keeps saying down with sepang blues - hes crazy!!:jester:
     
  35. BrennanTDi

    BrennanTDi AudiLAD
    Regional Rep TeamMisano Audi A4 S-line

    Joined:
    May 10, 2014
    Messages:
    2,343
    Likes Received:
    879
    lovely car the saloon and really like this colour, different from the norm :D
     
  36. keyser

    keyser Active Member
    Audi S3

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2013
    Messages:
    106
    Likes Received:
    49
    Pics from mobile.de:

    New Picture.jpg New Picture (1).jpg New Picture (2).jpg New Picture (3).jpg

    Think silver trim would work better than black pack...but still pretty pimp obviously!!
     
    Bristle Hound and cuke2u like this.
  37. Sandra

    Sandra MODERATOR
    Staff Member Moderator Gold Supporter TeamMisano quattro Audi S3

    Joined:
    Sep 12, 2010
    Messages:
    19,188
    Likes Received:
    3,616
    Fantastic colour. :) x
     
  38. Bristle Hound

    Bristle Hound WUFF !
    Staff Member Moderator Audi S4

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2014
    Messages:
    3,373
    Likes Received:
    2,055
    Looks nice in the solar orange I must admit :cool:

    I had a look on that site last night keyser and couldn't find those photo's. Thanks for sharing buddy :thumbs up:

    & yes the chrome pack would suit it better IMHO
     
  39. The Challinor

    The Challinor Well-Known Member
    Regional Rep Audi S3

    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2009
    Messages:
    4,179
    Likes Received:
    1,013
    +1 for chrome pack I'm really into my different colours but never been struck on orange
     
  40. redlinghigh

    redlinghigh New Member

    Joined:
    Jan 11, 2014
    Messages:
    12
    Likes Received:
    1
    whats people`s opinion on the wing 5 spoke wheels that are on the orange s3 as options 19", compared to the standard twin 5 spoke in 19"?
     
  41. Liquidfusion-S3

    Liquidfusion-S3 I fall to peer pressure!

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2011
    Messages:
    1,306
    Likes Received:
    524
    Each to their own but I prefer the 5 arm wing design than the standard s3 alloys, looks more subtle and goes well with neutral colours. (Got it on order with Sepang blue)
    Although it doesn't go well with that orange car, having an orange car shouts "look at me!" where as the 5 arm wing design doesn't say that.

    The orange s3 would of been better off with the standard s3 alloy.
     
  42. redlinghigh

    redlinghigh New Member

    Joined:
    Jan 11, 2014
    Messages:
    12
    Likes Received:
    1
    couldn`t agree more liquid!! think the wing are far nicer than the standard twin 5 spoke but havent seen them in real life yet!!
     

Share This Page