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Key facts

2001 Audi A6 2.5 TDI quattro C5 information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4796 mm
How heavy?
1675 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 ft.lb / 37.7 kgm @ 1500-2500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 8.90 s
How fast?
223 km/h, 139 mph
How economical?
11.2/6.3/8.0 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
216 CO2 g/km

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2001 Audi A6 2.5 TDI quattro technical specifications

Introduction

The Audi A6 2.5 TDI quattro is a saloon (sedan) with 4 doors and a front mounted powerplant which transmits the power through all four wheels.
The Audi A6 2.5 TDI quattro belongs to the C5 model family from Audi.
The 2.5 litre engine is a turbocharged, double overhead camshaft, 6 cylinder unit that 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.
This power is transferred to the wheels via a 6 speed manual gearbox.
Claimed weight at the kerb is 1675 kg.
Top claimed speed is 223 km/h (139 mph), quoted fuel consumption is 11.2/6.3/8.0 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 216 g/km.
2001 Audi A6 2.5 TDI quattro data
2001 Audi A6 2.5 TDI quattro C5 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2759 108.6
Track/tread (front) 1540 60.6
Track/tread (rear) 1569 61.8
Length 4796 188.8
Width 1810 71.3
Height 1453 57.2
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight 1675 kg 3693 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 70 litres 15.4 UK Gal 18.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.320
Frontal area 2.19
CdA 0.70
engine
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
(EEC)
180 PS (177.5 bhp) (132 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output
(EEC)
71.1 bhp/litre
1.17 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(EEC)
370 Nm (273 ft·lb) (37.7 kgm)
at 1500-2500 rpm
Specific torque
(EEC)
148.24 Nm/litre
1.79 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 18.5:1
Fuel system VP44 diesel inj. pump
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.
Compressor
Intercooler Air-air
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 8.90 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 223 km/h (139 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 107.44 PS/g
79.02 kW/g
105.97 bhp/ton
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.65 kg/kW
21.14 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 11.2/6.3/8.0 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km11.26.38.0 l100km urbanextra-urbancombined
km per litre8.9/15.9/12.5 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG25.2/44.8/35.3 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG21.0/37.3/29.4 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 216 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 212.00 g/km
VED band (UK) K
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels all wheel drive  
Torque split
Steering rack & pinion PAS
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 11.70 m
Front suspension I.4Li.DW.ARB.
Rear suspension TB.ARB.
Wheel size front 7J x 16
Wheel size rear 7J x 16
Tyres front 205/55 R 16W
Tyres rear 205/55 R 16W
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
Carfolio.com ID97449
Production total
Model code
Model family C5
RAC rating 22.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2001 Audi A6 2.5 TDI quattro added 2002-07-30.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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