Technical Data Audi A3 Sportback 1.6

 

Programme for Germany Status: July 2004

 

Model

Audi A3 Sportback 1.6

 

Engine / electrics

 

 

 

 

Type of engine

Aluminium inline four-cylinder spark-ignition engine, with single overhead camshaft (OHC), variable intake manifold

Valve gear / number of valves per cylinder

Roller cam followers / 2

Displacement in cc / bore x stroke in mm / compression

1595 / 81 x 77.4 / 10.3

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

75 (102) / 5600

Max. torque in Nm / at rpm

148 / 3800

Engine management

Fully electronic engine management with drive-by-wire throttle control,
adaptive lambda, knock and idle-charge control, external exhaust-gas recirculation (EGR), acceleration enrichment, overrun fuel cut-off,
distributorless ignition system with solid-state high-voltage distribution,
long-life spark plugs with 60,000 km change interval

Exhaust emission control

Catalytic converter, heated oxygen sensor

Emission category

EU4

 

Alternator in A / battery in A/Ah

90 / 280/60

Drive / transmission

 

 

 

 

Type of drive

Front-wheel drive

Clutch

Hydraulically operated single-plate dry clutch with asbestos-free linings

Hydraulically operated torque converter with lock-up clutch

Gearbox type

5-speed manual gearbox, synchromesh on all gears

6-speed tiptronic with DSP and sport program

Gear ratio in 1st gear / 2nd gear

3.455 / 1.955

4.148 / 2.370

Gear ratio in 3rd gear / 4th gear

1.281 / 0.975

1.556 / 1.155

Gear ratio in 5th gear / 6th gear

0.813 / -

0.859 / 0.686

Reverse gear / Final drive ratio

3.182 / 4.533

3.394 / 4.316

Running gear / steering / brakes

 

 

 

 

Front suspension

McPherson struts with lower wishbones, aluminium subframe,
tubular anti-roll bar, track-stabilising steering roll radius

Rear suspension

Four-link rear suspension with separate spring/shock absorber arrangement, subframe, tubular anti-roll bar

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

Electro-mechanical servotronic steering with speed-dependent
power assistance / 16.2 / approx. 10.7

Brake system, front/rear

Dual-circuit brake system with diagonal split, ESP with electronic brake-force distribution EBD, ABS; hydraulic brake assist with dual-rate function,
electronic differential lock EDL, front: ventilated discs, rear: discs

Wheels / tyres

6.5 J x 16 steel wheels with wheel cover / 205/55 R 16

Performance / consumption / acoustics

 

 

 

 

Maximum speed in km/h

185

183

Acceleration 0-100 km/h in sec

12.2

13.2

Fuel grade

Unleaded Super, 95 RON (unleaded regular-grade, 91 RON, as an alternative with slight reduction in performance)

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

9.7 / 5.6 / 71

10.9 / 5.6 / 7.6

CO2 mass emission, g/ km

170

182

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

85 / 70

79 / 72

Servicing / warranty (Germany)

 

 

 

 

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

According to service indicator up to 30,000 km / max. 2 years 1)

Vehicle / paint / rust penetration warranty

2 years with unlimited mileage / 3 years / 12 years

Insurance classification in Germany

15 (fully comprehensive) / 18 (part-comprehensive) / 14 (third party)

 

Weights / loads

 

 

 

 

Unladen weight in kg / gross weight limit in kg

1245 / 1805

1295 / 1855

Axle load limit at front / rear in kg

960 / 1005

1015 / 1000

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

1500/ 1200 / 660

1500 / 1200 / 680

Roof load limit in kg / permissible nose weight in kg

75 / 75

Capacities

 

 

 

 

Cooling system capacity (incl. heating) in l

8,1

Engine oil capacity (incl. filter) in l

4.6

Fuel tank capacity in l

55

Body / dimensions

 

 

 

 

Body type

Unitary steel body

Number of doors / seats

5 doors with additional side protection / 5 seats

Drag coefficient cD / frontal area A in m2

0.33 / 2.13

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

4286 / 1765 / 1423

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

2578 / 1536 / 1515

Height of loading lip in mm (H195)

655

Luggage capacity in l, acc. to VDA block method (V211)

370 / 1120

1) depending on driving style and operating conditions