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Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo Specs

(1996 - 2000) - Technical Specifications for Years 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000


With a fuel consumption of 7.5 litres/100km - 38 mpg UK - 31 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 8.1 seconds, a maximum top speed of 135 mph (217 km/h), a curb weight of 2524 lbs (1145 kgs), the A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo has a turbocharged Inline 4 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code AGU.
This engine produces a maximum power of 150 PS (148 bhp - 110 kW) at 5700 rpm and a maximum torque of 210 Nm (154 lb.ft) at 1750 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the front wheel drive (FWD) with a 5 speed Manual gearbox.
About chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the A3 (8L) has Independent. McPherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar front suspension and - rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 195 / 65 on 15 inch rims at the front, and 195 / 65 on 15 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The A3 (8L) model is a car manufactured by Audi, with 3 doors and 5 seats, sold new from year 1996 to 2000, and available after that as a used car.

Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo Engine Technical Data Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 4
Engine Code : AGU
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : MPI - Bosch Motronic M3.8.2
Lubrication :
Coolant :
Engine Alignment : Transverse
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 1781 cm3 or 108.7 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 81.0 x 86.4 mm
3.19 x 3.39 inches
Number of valves : 20 Valves
Aspiration : Turbo + Intercooler
Compression Ratio : 9.5
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 150 PS or 148 bhp or 110 kW @ 5700 rpm
Maximum torque : 210 Nm or 154 lb.ft @ 1750 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : FWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 7.5 L/100km
38 mpg UK / 31 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Extra Urban: 5.8 L/100km
49 mpg UK / 41 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Highway: 7.7 L/100km
37 mpg UK / 31 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 9.0 L/100km
31 mpg UK / 26 mpg US
Range : 733 Km or 456 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 55 L
12.1 UK gallons
14.5 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 187 g/Km (Audi)

Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo Safety Ratings

Euro NCAP

Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo Performance Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo Performance

Top Speed : 217 km/h or 135 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 8.1 s

Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 3
Wheelbase : 251 cm or 98.82 inches
Length : 415 cm or 163.39 inches
Width : 174 cm or 68.5 inches
Height : 142 cm or 55.91 inches
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Num. of Seats : 5
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 195/65 R15
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 195/65 R15
Curb Weight : 1145 kg OR 2524 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 7.6 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 350-1100 L
Front Suspension : Independent. McPherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar
Rear Suspension : -
How much horsepower does a 1996 Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo have?
The 1996 Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo has 150 PS / 148 bhp / 110 kW horsepower.

How much does a Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo weighs?
The Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo weighs 1145 Kg / 2524 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo?
The Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo top speed is 217 Km/h / 135 mph.

Is Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Audi A3 (8L) 1.8 5V Turbo is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Front Wheel Drive (FWD).

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