2010 Audi A3 Sportback 1.6 TDI

The A3 Sportback 1.6 TDI is a front wheel drive hatchback passenger car with a front mounted engine, manufactured by Audi. Its 1.6 litre engine is a turbocharged, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder unit that develops 103.5 bhp (105 PS/77 kW) of power at 4400 rpm, and maximum torque of 250 N·m (184 lb·ft/25.5 kgm) at 1500-2500 rpm. A 5 speed manual gearbox transfers the power to the driven wheels. Its claimed weight at the kerb is 1390 kg. Its maximum speed claimed is 194 km/h or 121 mph, stated fuel consumption is 4.8/3.4/3.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 102.0 g/km.

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2010 Audi A3 Sportback 1.6 TDI information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4292 mm
How heavy?
1390 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1598 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
105 PS / 103.5 bhp / 77 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
250 Nm / 184 ft.lb / 25.5 kgm @ 1500-2500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 11.7 s
How fast?
194 km/h, 121 mph
How economical?
4.8/3.4/3.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
102.0 CO2 g/km

Audi A3 models

3 door hatchback FF 6M 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 127.0 CO2 1280 kg
3 door hatchback FF 7A 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 123.0 CO2 1305 kg
Audi A3 Cabriolet 1.2 TFSI -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6M 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 132.0 CO2 1435 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 7A 1798 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW 154.0 CO2 1525 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 127.0 CO2 1320 kg
5 door hatchback FF 7A 1197 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 123.0 CO2 1345 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 109.0 CO2 1280 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 118.0 CO2 1280 kg
3 door hatchback FA 6M 1968 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 129.0 CO2 1420 kg
Audi A3 Cabriolet 1.6 TDI -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1598 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 114.0 CO2 1430 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 112.0 CO2 1320 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 119.0 CO2 1320 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1390 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 140.0 CO2 1245 kg
3 door hatchback FF 7A 1390 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 133.0 CO2 1270 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1595 cm3 102 PS 101 bhp 75 kW 162.0 CO2 1185 kg
3 door hatchback FF 7A 1595 cm3 102 PS 101 bhp 75 kW 159.0 CO2 1220 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1798 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW 159.0 CO2 1280 kg
Audi A3 -
3 door hatchback FA 6M 1798 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW 178.0 CO2 1375 kg
3 door hatchback FF 7A 1798 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW 153.0 CO2 1295 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1896 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 124.0 CO2 1280 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1968 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 134.0 CO2 1320 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1968 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 139.0 CO2 1320 kg
3 door hatchback FA 6M 1968 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 146.0 CO2 1420 kg
3 door hatchback FA 6M 1968 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 148.0 CO2 1425 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6A 1968 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 143.0 CO2 1345 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6A 1968 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 147.0 CO2 1345 kg
Audi A3 2.0 TFSI -
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1984 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW 171.0 CO2 1295 kg
3 door hatchback FA 6A 1984 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW 178.0 CO2 1415 kg
Audi A3 2.0 TFSI  -
3 door hatchback FF 7A 1984 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW 171.0 CO2 1330 kg
3 door hatchback FA 6A 3189 cm3 250 PS 247 bhp 184 kW 224.0 CO2 1510 kg

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5 door hatchback FF 6M 1461 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW 106.0 CO2 1215 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 99.0 CO2 1286 kg
5 door hatchback FF 7A 1598 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 102.0 CO2 1301 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 99.0 CO2 1250 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 107.0 CO2 1318 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 99.0 CO2 1295 kg
5 door hatchback FF 7A 1598 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 102.0 CO2 1313 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 99.0 CO2 1239 kg
2010 Audi A3 Sportback 1.6 TDI data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2578 101.5
Track/tread (front) 1534 60.4
Track/tread (rear) 1507 59.3
Length 4292 169
Width 1765 69.5
Height 1408 55.4
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.66
Kerb weight 1390 kg 3064
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 55 litres 12.1 UK Gal 14.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.31
Frontal area 2.13
CdA 0.66
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer Audi
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1598 cc
(97.516 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 79.5 × 80.5 mm
3.13 × 3.17 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.99
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 105 PS (103.5 bhp) (77 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output 64.8 bhp/litre
1.06 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 250 Nm (184 ft·lb) (25.5 kgm)
at 1500-2500 rpm
Specific torque 156.45 Nm/litre
1.89 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 16.5:1
Fuel system common rail direct diesel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1966 kPa (285.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor
Intercooler Y
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 11.7 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 194 km/h (121 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 75.5 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
55.53 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
74.46 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 18.01 kg/kW
30.08 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 4.8/3.4/3.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km4.8/3.4/3.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre20.8/29.4/25.6 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG58.9/83.1/72.4 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG49.0/69.2/60.3 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 102.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 103.35 g/km
VED band (UK) B
CO2 Effizienz (DE) A
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6.0J x 15
Wheel size rear 6.0J x 15
Tyres front 195/65 R 15
Tyres rear 195/65 R 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5
Top gear ratio 0.63
Final drive ratio 3.39
general
Carfolio.com ID271513
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2010 Audi A3 Sportback 1.6 TDI added 2012-05-23.
Last modified 2013-02-28.