1993 Audi 90S, Photo courtesy of Audi of America

1993 Audi 90

Trim Levels, Colors and Available Options
Available Trim Levels: S / CS / CS quattro
Available Options:
  • Cold Weather Package: Heated front seats, heated windshield washer nozzles, heated door locks (S only)
  • 4-speed automatic transmission
  • 2-way power sunroof (S only; Standard on CS)
  • Pearl white metallic paint
  • Clearcoat metallic paint
  • Expandable ski/storage sack (CS quattro only)
  • Delete sunroof (special order on CS only)
  • Available Exterior Colors: n/a

    Technical Specs
    Model: S / CS CS quattro
    Engine/Engine Design
    Type: V6 90 degree, gasoline
    Bore: 3.25 in. (82.5 mm)
    Stroke: 3.40 in. (86.4 mm)
    Displacement: 169 cu. in. (4172 cc)
    Compression Ratio: 10.3:1
    Horsepower (SAE Net): 172 @ 5500 RPM
    Torque: 184 ft. [email protected] 3000 RPM
    Cylinder block: Cast Iron
    Crankshaft: Forged Steel, 4 main bearings
    Cylinder head: Aluminum alloy
    Valve Train: DOHC, belt driven, hydraulic lifters
    Firing Order: 1-4-3-6-2-5
    Cooling System: Water-cooled, thermostatically controlled radiator fan
    Fuel/Ignition System: Electronic multi-point sequential fuel injection, hot wire air mass sensor, solid state direct ignition with multiple coils, dual knock sensors w/cylinder selective knock control and fully adaptive controls.
    Emission System: Dual 3-way catalytic converters w/individual oxygen sensors
    Type: Front wheel drive Quattro all-wheel drive
    Transmission: 5-speed manual or four-speed automatic w/ automatic shift lock
    Gear Ratios:
    Final Drive (quattro)
    Manual (Automatic)
    3.50:1 (2.71:1)
    1.84:1 (1.55:1)
    1.30:1 (1.00:1)
    1.03:1 (0.68:1)
    0.84:1 (n/a)
    3.44:1 (2.11:1)
    3.70:1 (4.00:1)
    Manual (Automatic)
    3.50:1 (2.71:1)
    1.84:1 (1.55:1)
    1.30:1 (1.00:1)
    1.03:1 (0.68:1)
    0.84:1 (n/a)
    3.44:1 (2.11:1)
    3.70:1 (4.00:1)
    Type: Rack & pinion, servotronic - variable power assist
    Ratio: 17.0:1
    Turns (lock-to-lock): 3.1
    Turning circle (curb-to-curb): 34.1 ft. (11.2 m)
    Front: Coil spring/shock absorber struts, wishbone lower control arm, stabilizer bar
    Rear: Torsion-beam axle with trailing arms, stabilizer bar, coil spring/shock absorbers Double wishbone with track control arm and coil spring/chock absorber struts, stabilizer bar
    Service brake: Anti-lock brake system, vacuum power assist, with asbestos-free linings, dual diagonal circuits and electronic rear brake pressure proportioning
    Front, size and type: 10.9 in. (276 mm) - Ventilated disc
    Rear, size and type: 9.6 in. (245 mm) - Solid disc
    Wheels & Tires
    Wheel size: 6j x 15 aerodynamic-style alloy 7j x 15 light alloy
    Tire size: 195/65 15 all-weather radial 205/60 15 performance radials
    Material: Fully galvanized (both sides) steel
    Corrosion protection: Multi-step anti-corrosion process
    Engine Oil: 5.3 U.S. quarts (5 liter)
    Fuel Tank: 14.4 U.S. gallons
    Cooling System: 11.6 U.S. quarts
    Exterior Dimensions
    Wheelbase: 102.8 in.
    Front Track: 57.2 in. (1453 mm)
    Rear Track: 57.9 in. (1471 mm) n/a
    Overall length: 180.3 in. (4580 mm)
    Overall Width: 66.7 in. (1695 mm)
    Height (unloaded): 55.0 in. 54.7 in.
    Ground Clearance: 4.2 in. 4.2 in.
    Curb Weight: 3186 lbs (S) / 3340 (CS) n/a
    Interior Dimensions
    Seating Capacity: 5
    Front Leg room: 42.2 in.
    Rear Leg room: 32.5
    Interior Volume Front: 49.1 cu. ft
    Interior Volume Rear: 36.8 cu. ft
    Luggage capacity: 14.0 cu. ft
    0-50 mph (0-80 kmh): S - 6.4 sec (7.3 sec. auto)
    CS - 6.5 sec (7.4 sec. auto)
    0-60 mph (0-100 kmh): S - 8.2 sec (9.3 sec. auto)
    CS - 8.4 sec (9.4 sec. auto)
    8.7 sec.
    1/4 Mile: n/a n/a
    Top estimated speed: 130 mph (203 kmh) - Electronically limited for North America
    Fuel Economy
    City: 20 mpg (16 mpg auto) 17 mpg
    Highway: 26 mpg (25 mpg auto) 22 mpg
    Combined: n/a n/a

    Standard Features
    Comfort/Convenience: • Automatic climate control system (CS models only)
    • Air-conditioning (S only)
    • Power steel sunroof (tilt and slide) (CS models only)
    • Power windows with driver one-touch down and lock-out for rear windows
    • Retained accessory power for windows and sunroof
    • Tinted glass, banded windshield
    • Electronic cruise control with resume
    • Dual power mirrors with defog feature
    • Electric rear window defogger
    • Power central locking system including trunk and fuel door with infrared remote operation (CS models only)
    • Power central locking system including trunk and fuel door
    • Heat ducts to rear seat area
    • Illuminated glove box, trunk, lighter/ashtrays, engine compartment
    • Ignition key with infrared transmitter (CS models only)
    • Ignition key with integral light (S model only)
    • dual illuminated vanity mirrors (CS models only)
    • Passenger side illuminated vanity mirror (S model only)
    • Cupholders (in center console)
    • Day/night rearview mirror
    • 4 passenger assist handles, 3 with map lights
    • Time delay interior light
    • Anti-theft vehicle alarm system
    • Fuel cap hanger feature
    Interior/Seating and trim: • Front sport seats (CS quattro only)
    • 8-way power driver seat (CS models only)
    • Fully reclining front seats with manual height adjustment (S model only)
    • Front seatback map pockets
    • Kodiak leather seat upholstery (CS models only)
    • Leather -wrapped steering wheel
    • Chenille velour upholstery (S model only)
    • Open head restraints, front and rear (rear are foldable)
    • Folding front-center armrest
    • Fold down rear-center armrest
    • Full center console with two storage bins, including cupholders
    • 60/40 split folding rear seat with fold down rear-center armrest
    • Elm wood inlays for center console (CS models only - until July '92 production)
    • Burled walnut wood inlays for center console (after July '92 production)
    • Front and rear carpet floor mats
    Instrumentation: • Backlit instrument cluster
    • Tachometer and electric speedometer
    • Digital clock
    • Outside temperature gauge (separate) (5-speed models only)
    • Trip odometer
    • Coolant temperature gauge
    • Console gauges (oil temperature, oil pressure, voltmeter) (CS models only)
    • Intermittent wiper mode
    Audio Systems: • AM/FM stereo cassette radio (anti-theft)
    • 6-speaker sound package
    • Dual diversity antenna system
    Exterior: • Aerodynamic halogen headlamps
    • Integrated, body colored front and rear bumper aprons
    • 5 mph bumpers
    • Protective side moldings
    • Hood with integrated grille
    • Headlamp washer system
    • Foldable windshield wipers • Body color flush door handles
    • Body color outside mirrors, right convex
    • Front fog lights
    • Rear fog light
    • Rear wing spoiler, body color (CS models only)
    • Clearcoat metallic paint
    Safety: • Child-safety rear door locks
    • Front 3-point front seat belts with height adjustment
    • Driver air bag supplemental restraints
    • Automatic self-tensioning front seat belt system
    • Rear outboard 3-point seat belts
    • Automatic rear seatback locks (when trunk is locked with key) (after October 1992 production)
    • Safety reflectors on all doors