2001 Audi S4




Trim Levels, Colors and Available Options
Available Trim Levels: S4 Sedan / S4 Avant
Available Options:
  • Premium Package: Glass sunroof, HomeLink transmiiter in suvisor, Auto dimming inside and outside mirrors
  • Cold Weather Package: Heated front seats with individual temperature control; expandable ski sack
  • Enhanced Sport Package: Leather with Alcantara seat inserts, Silver aluminum belt line trim, Aluminum mirro housings
  • Bose premium sound system
  • Audi Navigation System
  • 6-disc CD changer
  • Hands free Motorola cellular telephone
  • Available Exterior Colors: Imola Yellow / Nogaro Blue / Brilliant Black / Laser Red / Light Silver / Cactus Green / Santorin Blue / Hibiscus Red /


    Technical Specs
    Model: S4 Sedan S4 Avant
    Engine/Engine Design
    Type: Six-cylinder four-stoke, spark ignition, two light alloy cylinder heads, threee inlets and two (sodium-cooled) exhaust valves, DOHC, twin turbochargers
    Bore: 3.19 in. (81 mm)
    Stroke: 3.40 in. (86.4 mm)
    Displacement: 163 cu. in. (2671 cc)
    Compression Ratio: 9.3:1
    Horsepower (SAE Net): 250 @ 5800 RPM
    Torque: 258 ft. lbs.@ 1850 RPM
    Cylinder block: Cast Iron
    Crankshaft: Forged Steel, 4 main bearings
    Cylinder head: Aluminum alloy
    Valve Train: DOHC, belt driven, hydraulic lifters / variable intake valve timing and variable geometry composite intake manifold
    Firing Order: 1-4-3-6-2-5
    Cooling System: Water-cooled, thermostatically controlled radiator fan
    Fuel/Ignition System: Electronic sequential fuel injection, mapped-characterisitc ignition with solid state direct ignition, variable intake camshaft control, cylinder-selective knock control, exhaust temperature control, coordinated engine-torque control, ME 7.0 Motronic with electronic throttle
    Emission System: Two tubular exhaust manifolds with air-gap insulation, pre catalytic converters close to enine, two main catalytic converters underfloor, oxygen sensing for each cylinder bank with four heated oxygen sensors
    Drivetrain
    Type: quattro all-wheel drive
    Transmission: 6-speed manual with synchronized reverse gear or five-speed automatic with DSP and hill detection capability
    Gear Ratios:
    1st
    2nd
    3rd
    4th
    5th
    6th
    Reverse
    Final Drive
    Manual (Automatic)
    3.500:1 (3.665:1)
    1.889:1 (1.999:1)
    1.231:1 (1.407:1)
    0.967:1 (1.000:1)
    0.806:1 (0.742:1)
    0.684:1 (----)
    3.455:1 (4.096:1)
    4.111:1 (3.511:1)
    Steering
    Type: Maintenance-free rack and pinion with power assistance
    Ratio: 16.2:1
    Turns (lock-to-lock): 3.1
    Turning circle (curb-to-curb): 37.4 ft. (11.4 m)
    Suspension
    Front: Independent four-link with virtual steering axis and tubular anti-roll car; twin-tube gas-filled shock absorbers, coil springs, spring rebound stops, guide arms with hydraulically damped pivot bearings
    Rear : Double wishbone, with anti-roll bar
    Brakes
    Service brake: Diagonally split dual circuits, ABS/EBV; brake booster servo. At front, ventilated discs and high performance twin-piston HP2 calipers, at rear, disc brakes
    Front, size and type: 12.6 in (321 mm) - ventilated disc
    Rear, size and type: 10.1 in. (256 mm) - ventilated disc
    Wheels & Tires
    Wheel size: 7.5j x 17 Avus cast alloy wheel
    Tire size: 225/45 17 performance tire
    Body
    Material: Fully galvanized (both sides) steel
    Corrosion protection: Multi-step anti-corrosion process
    Capacities
    Engine Oil: 6.3 U.S. quarts (6 liter)
    Fuel Tank: 16.4 U.S. gallons
    Cooling System: 6.3 U.S. quarts
    Exterior Dimensions
    Wheelbase: 106.6 in.
    Front Track: 58.9. (1498 mm)
    Rear Track: 58.7 in.
    Overall lenth: 176.5 in. (4483 mm)
    Overall Width: 72.8 in. (1848 mm)
    Height (unloaded): 55.8 in. (1418 mm)
    Ground Clearance: 3.5 in. (90 mm)
    Curb Weight (quattro/manual): 3593 lbs (1630 kg) 3704 lbs (1680 kg)
    Weight Distribution 59/41 (60/40 automatic) 58/42 (59/41 automatic)
    Interior Dimensions
    Seating Capacity: 5
    Front Leg room: 41.3 (1049 mm)
    Rear Leg room: 33.4 in. (848 mm)
    Interior Volume Front: 49.9 cu. ft
    Interior Volume Rear: 38.0 cu. ft 39.0 cu. ft
    Luggage cpacity: 13.67 cu. ft 31.3 cu. ft (63.7 w/ rear seats folded)
    Performance
    0-50 mph (0-80 kmh): 4.6 sec (4.8 automatic) n/a
    0-60 mph (Manual / Auto): 5.9 sec (6.5 automatic) 6.0 sec (6.7 automatic)
    1/4 Mile: 14.4 sec (14.8 sec automatic) 14.7 sec (15.2sec automatic)
    Top estimated speed: 143 mph (230 kmh) - Electronically limted for North America
    Fuel Economy
    City (Manual): 17 mpg
    Highway (Manual): 24 mpg
    Combined (Manual): 20 mpg


    Standard Features
    Technical: • 2.7 liter, 250 hp, VG DOHC bi-tubo engine with direct ignition, electronic turbo boost regulation and 5 valves per cylinder, ME 7.0 Motronic with electronic throttle control
    • 6-speed manual trasmission with synchronized reverse gear
    • 5-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic and DSP (selects from over 200 shift programs to match driver needs) and hill detection capability
    • Anti-lock brake system (ABS 5.3) with front and rear electronic differential lock (EDL) and electronic rear brake pressure regulation
    • CFC-free air conditioning refrigerant
    • Quattro IV - permanent all-wheel drive system, includes Torsen torque sensing center differential
    • ESP - Electronic Stabilization Program
    • Fully galvanized sheet metal
    Wheels / Tires / Suspension / Steering: • 7.5j x 17 Avus cast alloy wheels with 225/45 17 performance tires
    • HP2 High performance four-pad front calipers
    • Full size spare tire with alloy wheel (sedan only)
    • Space saving spare tire with steel wheel (Avant only)
    • Sport suspension, specifically designed for the S4
    • Four link front suspension
    • Double A-arm rear suspension (quattro models)
    • Tilt and telescopic (manual) adjustable steering column
    • Rack and pinion power steering
    Exterior: • 2.5 mph (Federal standard) front and rear bumpers, painted in body color
    • Retractable high pressure headlight washers
    • Heatable windshield washer nozzles
    • Protective side moldings, painted in body color
    • B-pillar trim in high gloss material
    • Body color outside mirror; left side flat, right side convex
    • Metallic paint at no extra charge
    • Bright finish roof rails (Avant only)
    Exterior lighting: • Xenon aerodynamic headlight assembly, with HID (High Intensity Discharge) low beam headlights and auto-leveling system
    • Two front fog lights located in lower front bumper
    • One rear fog light in left rear light
    • White side turn indicator lights in front fenders with amber shine-through bulbs
    Comfort and Convenience: • Fully automatic climate control with sun intensity control
    • Power windows with: power retention (until either front door open); "one touch down" for all four windows; "pinch protection" for all four windows; "one touch up" for front windows; driver controlled lock out switch for rear power windows
    • Electronic cruise control with coast, resume and speed up features
    • Power central locking system (doors, deck lid, and fuel door), with selective unlock (enables unlocking of a single door or all doors), plus: Convenience close feature for windows and sunroof; master switch located in driver and front passenger door; convenient open for windows.
    • Electrically adjustable outside mirrors with defog feature
    • Illuminated vanity mirrors in left and right front sunvisors
    • Third, middle sunvisor above rearview mirror
    • 4 assist handles in headliner with slow retraction feature
    • Radio frequency remote locking system with selective unlock and panic function. Also activates interior lights and alarm system
    • Folding ignition key with remote controls
    • Interior lights in front and rear headliner with fade-in and fade-out feature, time delay and automatic switch on when key is withdrawn from ignition
    • Illuminated glove box, trunk area, lighter and ashtrays
    • Heated driver door lock
    Seating: • 10-way power driver and front passenger seats including electric lumbar adjustment and lockable head restraints
    • 2 adjustable head restraints for rear seat; 2 3-point safety belts and center lap belt (Sedan only)
    • 3 adjustable head restraints for rear seat; three 3-point rear safety belts (Avant only)
    • Front seat-back map pockets
    • 60/40 split folding rear seat with individual locks
    Interior: • Silk nappa leather upholstery, including door panel inserts and armrests
    • Front and rear floor mats
    • Genuine birds-eye maple wood trim on dashboard door panel interior beltline and center console
    • Leather wrapped 3-spoke sport steering wheel in dashboard color with S4 logo
    • Tiptronic controls on steering wheel (when equiped with automatic transmission)
    • Leather covered transmission shift knob, shift boot and hand brake handle
    • Folding front center armrest with adjustable height and storage area for cellular telephone
    • Full length center console with: stroage tray and rear ashtray; fold out cup holder; additional power outlet
    • Fold down rear center armrest
    • Power outlet in trunk (Avant only)
    • Aluminum door sill trim with S4 script
    • Ambient lighting in headliner for dash and center console
    • Illuminated air vent controls in dashboard
    • Four tie-down eyelets with luggage net in trunk
    • Expandable ski sack
    • Retractable luggage cover (Avant only)
    • Tool kit located in left rear storage compartment in luggage area
    Instrumentation and Electrical Equipment: • Driver information display including: outside temperature display plu 5-function trip computer; radio/telephone display; active Auto Check system with speed warning device; pictogram display for open door and deck lid
    • Backlit instrument cluster with automatic brightness control; including: white/red illumination, digital clock with date, voltmeter; tachometer, electronic speedometer; fuel gauge, oil temperature gauge, temperature gauge; various warning lights
    • Digital odometer with trip odometer and service interval indicator
    • Windshield wipers with 4-position adjustable intermittent interval rate
    • Anti-theft alarm system with blinking theft deterrent light and interior monitoring sensors and defeat switch for interior monitoring
    • Symphony AM/FM radio with: in-dash one-disc CD player; cassette player; RDS (Radio display system displays radio station call letters and other information); GALA (Graduated Audio Level Adjustment, varies volume based on vehicle speed); CD changer operation capability
    • 8-speaker 80W sound system
    • Diversity (four) rear window glass radio antenna
    • Pre-wiring for Motorola hands-free telephone (includes speaker, microphone and transceiver mounting bracket)
    • Pre-wiring for 6-disc CD changer (includes mounting bracket in trunk)
    • Rear window defroster (sedan only)
    • Rear window defroster; rear whiper (Avant only)
    Safety: • Driver and front passenger next generation airbags with supplemental restraints
    • Driver and front passenger seat mounted side airbag supplemental restraints
    • Inflatable "SIDEGUARD" curtain airbags
    • Front 3-point safety belts with automatic pretensioning and height adjustable upper mounts
    • Rear outer seat 3-point safety belts with automatic pretensioning (Sedan only)
    • 3 rear seat 3-point safety belts with automatic pretensioning (Avant only)
    • Rear center lap seat belt (Sedan only)
    • Front passenger side, and rear safety belts with ALR (automatic retractor lock, a ratcheting mechanism for conveniently securing a child seats)
    • Central locking system with safety unlock feature (unlocks doors and turns on interior lights if airbag deploys)
    • Active reflectors in rear of all doors
    • First Aid kit located in rear center armrest
    • Emergency warning triangle located in trunk