Technical Data Audi S4 Avant

 

Programme for Germany Status: September 2002

 

Model

Audi S4 Avant

Engine / electrics

 

Type of engine

V8 spark-ignition engine, two-stage variable intake manifold, DOHC

Valve gear / number of valves per cylinder

Intake camshaft adjustment, roller cam followers with hydraulic adjustment / 5

Displacement in cc / bore x stroke in mm / compression

4163 / 84.5 x 92.8 / 11.0

Max. power output in kW (bhp) / at rpm

253 (344) / 7000

Max. torque in Nm / at rpm

410 / 3500

Engine management

Motronic: fully electronic sequential injection, hot-film air mass measurement, drive-by-wire throttle control, mapped ignition with solid-state high-voltage distribution, cylinder-selective adaptive knock control using four sensors

Exhaust emission control

Two close-coupled primary and two underfloor main catalytic converters;
adaptive lambda control with two heated oxygen sensors before and
two after the converter

Emission category

EU4

Alternator in A / battery in A/Ah

190 / 450/95

Drive / transmission

 

Type of drive

Permanent four-wheel drive with Torsen centre differential, ESP

 

Clutch

Single-plate dry clutch; dual-mass flywheel

 

 

Gearbox type

6-speed manual gearbox

 

 

Gear ratio in 1st gear / 2nd gear

3.667 / 2.050

 

 

Gear ratio in 3rd gear / 4th gear

1.462 / 1.133

 

 

Gear ratio in 5th gear / 6th gear

0.919 / 0.778

 

 

Reverse gear / final drive ratio

(automatic: constant ratio)

3.333 / 3.889

 

 

Running gear / steering / brakes

 

Front suspension

Four-link front suspension, upper and lower wishbones, tubular anti-roll bar

Rear suspension

Independent-wheel, trapezoidal-link rear suspension, anti-roll bar

Steering / steering ratio / turning circle in m (D102)

Maintenance-free rack-and-pinion steering with power assistance / 14.5 / 11.5

Brake system

Dual-circuit brake system with diagonal split, ABS/EBD and ESP,
tandem brake booster, front and rear: ventilated discs

Wheels / tyres

8 J x 18 cast aluminium wheels; 235/40 R 18 Y tyres

Performance / consumption / acoustics

 

Maximum speed in km/h

250 (governed)

 

 

Acceleration 0-100 km/h in sec

5.8

 

 

Fuel grade

Super unleaded, 98 RON

 

Fuel consumption: urban/extra urban/overall, l/100 km

19.6 / 9.8 / 13.4

 

 

CO2 mass emission, g/100 km

322

 

 

Standing / drive-past exterior noise level in dB (A)

87 / 74

 

 

Servicing / warranty (Germany)

 

Long-life service after a maximum of ... km

Acc. to service indicator, depending on operating conditions (maximum 2 years) 1)

Vehicle / paint / rust penetration warranty

2 years with unlimited mileage / 3 years / 12 years

Insurance classification in Germany

Data not available at time of printing

Weights / loads

 

Unladen weight (excl. driver) / gross weight limit in kg

1720 / 2270

 

 

Axle load limit at front / rear in kg

1230 / 1150

 

 

Trailer load limit unbraked in kg

not applicable

 

Trailer load limit on 8% / 12% gradient, braked in kg

not applicable

 

Roof load limit in kg / permissible nose weight in kg

75 / --

 

Capacities

 

Cooling system capacity (incl. heating) in l

12.2

 

Engine oil capacity (incl. filter) in l

10.7

 

Fuel tank capacity in l

66

 

Body / dimensions

 

Body type

Fully galvanised, unitary steel body; crumple zones in front and rear

Number of doors / seats

5 doors with additional side protection / five seats

Drag coefficient cD / frontal area A in m2

0.31 / 2.15

Length (L103)/width excl. mirrors (W103)/height (H100), mm

4575 / 1781 / 1440

Wheelbase (L101) / track at front/rear (W101/W102), mm

2651 / 1516 / 1512

Height of loading lip in mm (H195)

589

Luggage capacity in l, acc. to VDA block method (V210)

442 (loaded up to roof with rear seat folded down: 1184)

1) depending on driving style and operating conditions