Key facts

2009 Audi A4 Avant 3.0 TDI clean diesel quattro B8 information summary

What body style?
estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4703 mm
How heavy?
1770 kg
What size engine?
3 litre, 2967 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
240 PS / 236.3 bhp / 176 kW @ 4000-4400 rpm
How much torque?
500 Nm / 369 / 51 kgm @ 1500-3000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 6.3 s
How fast?
250 km/h, 155 mph
How economical?
8.8/5.8/6.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/overall
What carbon dioxide emissions?
180.0 CO2 g/km


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2009 Audi A4 Avant 3.0 TDI clean diesel quattro technical specifications


This automobile has a 5 door estate/station wagon type body with a front mounted engine powering all four wheels.
The A4 Avant 3.0 TDI clean diesel quattro forms part of Audi's B8 model series.
Power is supplied by a double overhead camshaft, 3 litre turbocharged 6 cylinder powerplant, with 4 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 236.3 bhp (240 PS/176 kW) at 4000-4400 rpm and 500 N·m (369 lb·ft/51 kgm) at 1500-3000 rpm respectively.
Power is transferred to the wheels through a 6 speed manual gearbox.
Stated weight at the kerb is 1770 kg.
Maximum speed claimed is 250 km/h or 155 mph, official fuel consumption is 8.8/5.8/6.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/overall, and carbon dioxide emissions are 180.0 g/km.
2009 Audi A4 Avant 3.0 TDI clean diesel quattro data
2009 Audi A4 Avant 3.0 TDI clean diesel quattro B8 data
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2808 110.6
Track/tread (front) 1564 61.6
Track/tread (rear) 1551 61.1
Length 4703 185.2
Width 1826 71.9
Height 1436 56.5
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.67
Kerb weight 1770 kg 3902 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 64 litres 14.1 UK Gal 16.9 US Gal
Drag coefficient 0.33
Frontal area 2.20
CdA 0.73
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer Audi
Engine code
Cylinders V 6 in 90° vee
Capacity 3 litre
2967 cc
(181.057 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 83 × 91.4 mm
3.27 × 3.6 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 240 PS (236.3 bhp) (176 kW)
at 4000-4400 rpm
Specific output 79.6 bhp/litre
1.31 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 500 Nm (369 ft·lb) (51 kgm)
at 1500-3000 rpm
Specific torque 168.52 Nm/litre
2.04 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 16.8:1
Fuel system common rail direct diesel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 2117.7 kPa (307.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 494.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Intercooler Y
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 6.3 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 250 km/h (155 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 135.36 PS/g
99.55 kW/g
133.5 bhp/ton
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 10.04 kg/kW
16.78 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 8.8/5.8/6.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/overall
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km8.8/5.8/6.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/overall
km per litre11.4/17.2/14.5 km/l urban/extra-urban/overall
UK MPG32.1/48.7/40.9 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/overall
US MPG26.7/40.6/34.1 US MPG urban/extra-urban/overall
Carbon dioxide emissions 180.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 182.85 g/km
VED band (UK) I
CO2 Effizienz (DE) D
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels all wheel drive  
Torque split
Steering rack & pinion PAS
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.5Li.U&LW.ARB.
Rear suspension I.TzLi.ARB.
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 manual
Top gear ratio 0.69
Final drive ratio 2.88
general ID257609
Production total
Model code
Model family B8
RAC rating 25.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2009 Audi A4 Avant 3.0 TDI clean diesel quattro added 2011-10-27.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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