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Audi A3 (8L) 1.6 Specs

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


With a fuel consumption of 7.2 litres/100km - 39 mpg UK - 33 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 11.3 seconds, a maximum top speed of 117 mph (188 km/h), a curb weight of 2403 lbs (1090 kgs), the A3 (8L) 1.6 has a naturally-aspirated Inline 4 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code AEH.
This engine produces a maximum power of 101 PS (100 bhp - 74 kW) at 5600 rpm and a maximum torque of 145 Nm (106 lb.ft) at 3800 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) 1.6 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) 1.6 Engine Technical Data Audi A3 (8L) 1.6 Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 4
Engine Code : AEH
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : MPI - Siemens Simos 2
Lubrication :
Coolant :
Engine Alignment : Transverse
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 1595 cm3 or 97.3 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 81.0 x 77.4 mm
3.19 x 3.03 inches
Number of valves : 8 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 10.2
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 101 PS or 100 bhp or 74 kW @ 5600 rpm
Maximum torque : 145 Nm or 106 lb.ft @ 3800 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : FWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Audi A3 (8L) 1.6 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Audi A3 (8L) 1.6 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 7.2 L/100km
39 mpg UK / 33 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Extra Urban: 5.5 L/100km
51 mpg UK / 43 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Highway: 7.1 L/100km
40 mpg UK / 33 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 8.9 L/100km
32 mpg UK / 26 mpg US
Range : 763 Km or 474 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 55 L
12.1 UK gallons
14.5 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 182 g/Km (Audi)

Audi A3 (8L) 1.6 Safety Ratings

Euro NCAP

Audi A3 (8L) 1.6 Performance Audi A3 (8L) 1.6 Performance

Top Speed : 188 km/h or 117 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 11.3 s

Audi A3 (8L) 1.6 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Audi A3 (8L) 1.6 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 : 1090 kg OR 2403 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 10.8 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) 1.6 have?
The 1996 Audi A3 (8L) 1.6 has 101 PS / 100 bhp / 74 kW horsepower.

How much does a Audi A3 (8L) 1.6 weighs?
The Audi A3 (8L) 1.6 weighs 1090 Kg / 2403 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Audi A3 (8L) 1.6?
The Audi A3 (8L) 1.6 top speed is 188 Km/h / 117 mph.

Is Audi A3 (8L) 1.6 All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Audi A3 (8L) 1.6 is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Front Wheel Drive (FWD).

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