1983 Audi Quattro, Photo courtesy of Audi of America

  1983 Audi Quattro
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Colors and Available Options
Available Options: n/a
Available Exterior Colors: Black, Alpine White, Mars Red, Lhasa Metallic, Helios Blue Metallic, Gobi Metallic, Zermat Silver Metallic, Montego Black Metallic, Amazon Blue Metallic, Diamond Silver
 


Technical Specs
 
Engine/Engine Design
Type: 5-cylinder, in-line, turbocharged
Bore: 3.13 in. (79.5 mm)
Stroke: 3.40 in. (86.4 mm)
Displacement: 130.0 cu. in. (2144 cc)
Compression Ratio: 7.0:1
Horsepower (SAE Net): 156 @ 5500 RPM
Torque: 181 ft. lbs.@ 3000 RPM
Cylinder block: Cast Iron, tilted 27º
Crankshaft: Forged Steel
Cylinder head: Aluminum alloy
Valve Train: Single overhead cam, spur belt driven
Firing Order: 1-2-4-5-3
Cooling System: Water-cooled, thermostatically controlled electric fan
Fuel System: CIS fuel injection w/ oxygen sensor; exhaust turbocharging w/intake air "intercooler"
Drivetrain
Type: quattro all-wheel drive
Transmission: 5-speed manual
Gear Ratios:
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
Reverse
Final Drive
Manual
3.60:1
2.13:1
1.36:1
0.97:1
0.78:1
3.17:1
3.89:1
Steering
Type: Rack & pinion, power assisted
Ratio: n/a
Turns (lock-to-lock): 3.4
Turning circle (curb-to-curb): 34 ft.
Suspension
Front: Independent MacPherson struts with negative roll radius; stabilizer bar, coil springs
Rear: Independent coil spring struts
Brakes
Service brake: Hydraulic dual circuit w/ pressure regulator; hydraulic power-assisted
Front, size and type: 280 mm, Vented discs
Rear, size and type: 240 mm, Solid discs
Wheels & Tires
Wheel size: 6j x 15 alloy wheels
Tire size: 205/60 HR 15 steel belted radial
Body
Material: Unitized steel construction
Corrosion protection: n/a
Capacities
Engine Oil: 4.5 U.S. quarts
Fuel Tank: 23.8 U.S. gallons
Cooling System: 9.8 U.S. quarts
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase: 99.8 in.
Front Track: 56.0 in.
Rear Track: 57.4 in.
Overall length: 178.2 in.
Overall Width: 67.9 in.
Height (unloaded): 52.0 in.
Ground Clearance: 5.3 in.
Curb Weight: 2838 lbs.
Interior Dimensions
Seating Capacity: 4
Front Legroom: n/a
Rear Legroom: n/a
Interior Volume: n/a
Luggage capacity: 12.0 cu. ft
Performance
0-50 mph (0-80 kmh): 5.3 sec.
0-60 mph (0-100 kmh): 7.5 sec.
1/4 Mile: n/a
Top estimated speed: 128 mph
Fuel Economy
City: 17 mpg
Highway: 28 mpg
Combined: n/a





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