2002 Audi S3

This car has a 3 door hatchback body style with a front mounted engine delivering power to all four wheels. The power is produced by a turbocharged engine of 1.8 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 5 valves per cylinder. It produces 221 bhp (224 PS/165 kW) of power at 5900 rpm, and maximum torque of 280 N·m (207 lb·ft/28.6 kgm) at 2200-5500 rpm. The engine drives the wheels via a 6 speed manual gearbox. Its quoted weight at the kerb is 1423 kg. It is claimed to achieve a top speed of 243 km/h (151 mph), and carbon dioxide emissions are 223.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2002 Audi S3 information summary

What body style?
3 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4159 mm
How heavy?
1423 kg
What size engine?
1.8 litre, 1781 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
224 PS / 221 bhp / 165 kW @ 5900 rpm
How much torque?
280 Nm / 207 ft.lb / 28.6 kgm @ 2200-5500 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 6.4 s
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 6.6 s
How fast?
243 km/h, 151 mph
What carbon dioxide emissions?
223.0 CO2 g/km

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2002 Audi S3 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2519 mm 99.2 inches
Track/tread (front) 1527 mm 60.1 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1503 mm 59.2 inches
Length 4159 mm 163.7 inches
Width 1763 mm 69.4 inches
Height 1415 mm 55.7 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.65
Kerb weight 1423 kg 3137 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 62 litres 13.6 UK Gal 16.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.335
Frontal area 2.06
CdA 0.69
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Volkswagen
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.8 litre
1781 cc
(108.683 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 81 × 86.4 mm
3.19 × 3.4 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.94
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
5 valves per cylinder
20 valves in total
maximum power output
(EEC)
224 PS (221 bhp) (165 kW)
at 5900 rpm
Specific output
(EEC)
124.1 bhp/litre
2.03 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(EEC)
280 Nm (207 ft·lb) (28.6 kgm)
at 2200-5500 rpm
Specific torque
(EEC)
157.22 Nm/litre
1.9 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system Bo Motronic ME 7.5 fuel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1975.6 kPa (286.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 445.25 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor
Intercooler Y
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 4.7 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 6.4 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h 6.6 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) 16.40 s
Standing quarter-mile 15 s
@ 94 mph
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 243 km/h (151 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 157.46 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
115.81 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
155.31 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 8.63 kg/kW
14.42 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions 223.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK) K
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels all wheel drive  
Torque split
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 10.90 m
Front suspension I.MS.W.ARB.
Rear suspension I.DW.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 225/45 R 17 W
Tyres rear 225/45 R 17 W
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.91
Final drive ratio 3.32
general
Carfolio.com ID95502
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 16.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2002 Audi S3 added 2002-06-17.
Last modified 2013-02-28.