• Audi A4 Avant 2.5 TDI quattro

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Key facts

Audi A4 Avant 2.5 TDI quattro, 2001 MY B6 information summary

What body style?
estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4544 mm
How heavy?
1590 kg
What size engine?
2.5 litre, 2496 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
180 PS / 177.5 bhp / 132 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
370 Nm / 273 / 37.7 kgm @ 1500-2500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 8.7 s
How fast?
222 km/h, 138 mph
How economical?
11.1/5.9/7.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
211.0 CO2 g/km


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2001 Audi A4 Avant 2.5 TDI quattro technical specifications


Audi A4 Avant 2.5 TDI quattro is an automobile that has a 5 door estate/station wagon type body with a front positioned engine powering all four wheels.
The A4 Avant 2.5 TDI quattro forms part of Audi's B6 series.
Its engine is a turbocharged diesel, 2.5 litre, double overhead camshaft 6 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. In this application it has an output of 177.5 bhp (180 PS/132 kW) of power at 4000 rpm, and maximum torque of 370 N·m (273 lb·ft/37.7 kgm) at 1500-2500 rpm.
The engine drives the wheels compliments of a 6 speed manual set of gears.
The Audi A4 Avant 2.5 TDI quattro weighs a claimed 1590 kg at the kerb.
It is said to be able to manage a maxiumum speed of 222 km/h, or 138 mph, claimed fuel consumption is 11.1/5.9/7.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 211.0 g/km.
2001 Audi A4 Avant 2.5 TDI quattro data
Audi A4 Avant 2.5 TDI quattro, 2001 MY B6 data
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2650 104.3
Track/tread (front) 1528 60.2
Track/tread (rear) 1526 60.1
Length 4544 178.9
Width 1766 69.5
Height 1428 56.2
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.71
Kerb weight 1590 kg 3505 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 66 litres 14.5 UK Gal 17.4 US Gal
Drag coefficient 0.32
Frontal area 2.14
CdA 0.68
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer Audi
Engine code
Cylinders V 6
Capacity 2.5 litre
2496 cc
(152.315 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 78.3 × 86.4 mm
3.08 × 3.4 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 180 PS (177.5 bhp) (132 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output 71.1 bhp/litre
1.17 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 370 Nm (273 ft·lb) (37.7 kgm)
at 1500-2500 rpm
Specific torque 148.24 Nm/litre
1.79 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 18.5:1
Fuel system common rail direct diesel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1862.8 kPa (270.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 416 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Intercooler Y
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 8.7 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 222 km/h (138 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 113.19 PS/g
83.25 kW/g
111.64 bhp/ton
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.01 kg/kW
20.07 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 11.1/5.9/7.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km11.1/5.9/7.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km per litre9.0/16.9/12.8 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG25.4/47.9/36.2 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG21.2/39.9/30.2 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 211.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 206.70 g/km
VED band (UK) K
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
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 7J x 16
Wheel size rear 7J x 16
Tyres front 205/55 R 16 W
Tyres rear 205/55 R 16 W
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.56
Final drive ratio 3.89
general ID249183
Production total
Model code
Model family B6
RAC rating 22.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2001 Audi A4 Avant 2.5 TDI quattro added 2011-06-26.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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