Key facts

2008 Audi A6 Avant 3.0 TFSI quattro information summary

What body style?
estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4927 mm
How heavy?
1790 kg
What size engine?
3 litre, 2995 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
290 PS / 286 bhp / 213 kW @ 4850-6800 rpm
How much torque?
420 Nm / 310 ft.lb / 42.8 kgm @ 2500-4850 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 6.10 s
How fast?
250 km/h, 155 mph
How economical?
13.3/7.2/9.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
223 CO2 g/km

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2008 Audi A6 Avant 3.0 TFSI quattro technical specifications

Introduction

This vehicle has a 5 door estate/station wagon body style with a front positioned engine powering all four wheels.
The 3 litre engine is a supercharged, double overhead camshaft, 6 cylinder unit that develops 286 bhp (290 PS/213 kW) of power at 4850-6800 rpm, and maximum torque of 420 N·m (310 lb·ft/42.8 kgm) at 2500-4850 rpm.
The engine transmits power to the wheels via a 6 speed automatic set of gears.
The Audi A6 Avant 3.0 TFSI quattro weighs a stated 1790 kg at the kerb.
Top stated speed is 250 km/h (155 mph), official fuel consumption is 13.3/7.2/9.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 223 g/km.
2008 Audi A6 Avant 3.0 TFSI quattro data
2008 Audi A6 Avant 3.0 TFSI quattro data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2843 111.9
Track/tread (front) 1612 63.5
Track/tread (rear) 1618 63.7
Length 4927 194
Width 1855 73
Height 1463 57.6
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.73
Kerb weight 1790 kg 3946 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 80 litres 17.6 UK Gal 21.1 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.310
Frontal area 2.26
CdA 0.70
engine
engine type supercharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Audi
Engine code
Cylinders V 6 in 90° vee
Capacity 3 litre
2995 cc
(182.766 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 84.5 × 89 mm
3.33 × 3.5 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.95
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 290 PS (286 bhp) (213 kW)
at 4850-6800 rpm
Specific output 95.5 bhp/litre
1.56 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 420 Nm (310 ft·lb) (42.8 kgm)
at 2500-4850 rpm
Specific torque 140.23 Nm/litre
1.69 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.3:1
Fuel system Siemens SIMOS 8 direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1762.2 kPa (255.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 499.17 cc
Aspiration S/Charged
Compressor
Intercooler Y
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 6.10 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 250 km/h (155 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 162 PS/g
119.15 kW/g
159.78 bhp/ton
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 8.39 kg/kW
14.02 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 13.3/7.2/9.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km13.37.29.5 l100km urbanextra-urbancombined
km per litre7.5/13.9/10.5 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG21.2/39.2/29.7 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG17.7/32.7/24.8 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 223 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 220.40 g/km
VED band (UK) K
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels all wheel drive  
Torque split
Steering rack & pinion VPAS
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 7½J x 16
Wheel size rear 7½J x 16
Tyres front 225/55 R 16
Tyres rear 225/55 R 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 6 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.69
Final drive ratio 3.09
general
Carfolio.com ID187275
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 26.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2008 Audi A6 Avant 3.0 TFSI quattro added 2008-09-09.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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