• Audi A3 Saloon 2.0 TDI quattro

    Audi A3 Saloon 2.0 TDI quattro -

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  • Audi A3 Saloon 2.0 TDI quattro

    Audi A3 Saloon 2.0 TDI quattro -

    Image courtesy of Audi

Key facts

2016 Audi A3 Saloon 2.0 TDI quattro information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4458 mm
How heavy?
1470 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1968 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
150 PS / 148 bhp / 110 kW @ 3500-4000 rpm
How much torque?
340 Nm / 251 / 34.7 kgm @ 1750-3000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 8.3 s
How fast?
220 km/h, 137 mph
How economical?
5.6/4.1/4.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
122.0 CO2 g/km


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2016 Audi A3 Saloon 2.0 TDI quattro technical specifications


This automobile has a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style with a front mounted engine powering all four wheels.
It's powered courtesy of a turbocharged engine of 2 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It produces 148 bhp (150 PS/110 kW) of power at 3500-4000 rpm, and maximum torque of 340 N·m (251 lb·ft/34.7 kgm) at 1750-3000 rpm.
The power is supplied to the wheels through a 6 speed manual gearbox.
Its quoted weight at the kerb is 1470 kg.
The Audi A3 Saloon 2.0 TDI quattro is claimed to achieve a maxiumum speed of 220 km/h or 137 mph, officially quoted fuel consumption is 5.6/4.1/4.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 122.0 g/km.
2016 Audi A3 Saloon 2.0 TDI quattro data
2016 Audi A3 Saloon 2.0 TDI quattro data
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2637 103.8
Track/tread (front) 1555 61.2
Track/tread (rear) 1526 60.1
Length 4458 175.5
Width 1796 70.7
Height 1416 55.7
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 1470 kg 3241 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 55 litres 12.1 UK Gal 14.5 US Gal
Drag coefficient 0.31
Frontal area 2.12
CdA 0.66
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer Volkswagen
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1968 cc
(120.095 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 81 × 95.5 mm
3.19 × 3.76 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.85
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 150 PS (148 bhp) (110 kW)
at 3500-4000 rpm
Specific output 75.2 bhp/litre
1.23 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 340 Nm (251 ft·lb) (34.7 kgm)
at 1750-3000 rpm
Specific torque 172.76 Nm/litre
2.09 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 16.2:1
Fuel system common rail direct diesel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 2171 kPa (314.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 492 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 8.3 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 220 km/h (137 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 102.08 PS/g
75.08 kW/g
100.68 bhp/ton
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.32 kg/kW
22.25 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 5.6/4.1/4.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km5.6/4.1/4.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km per litre17.9/24.4/21.3 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG50.4/68.9/60.1 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG42.0/57.4/50.0 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 122.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 124.55 g/km
VED band (UK) D
CO2 Effizienz (DE) B
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels all wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion PAS
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 7.0J x 16
Wheel size rear 7.0J x 16
Tyres front 205/55 R 16
Tyres rear 205/55 R 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.72
Final drive ratio 3.10
general ID507397
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 16.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2016 Audi A3 Saloon 2.0 TDI quattro added 2017-01-07.
Last modified 2017-01-07.

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