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Audi V8 4.2 Specs

(1991 - 1994) - Technical Specifications for Years 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994


With a fuel consumption of 12.5 litres/100km - 23 mpg UK - 19 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 6.8 seconds, a maximum top speed of 155 mph (249 km/h), a curb weight of 3770 lbs (1710 kgs), the V8 4.2 has a naturally-aspirated V 8 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code ABH.
This engine produces a maximum power of 280 PS (276 bhp - 206 kW) at 5800 rpm and a maximum torque of 400 Nm (295 lb.ft) at 4000 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the all wheel drive (AWD) with a 6 speed Manual gearbox.
About chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the V8 has Independent. McPherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar front suspension and Independent. Double Wishbones. anti-roll bar rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 215 / 60 on 15 inch rims at the front, and 215 / 60 on 15 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the V8 4.2 braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Vented Discs at the rear.
The V8 model is a car manufactured by Audi, sold new from year 1991 to 1994, and available after that as a used car.

Audi V8 4.2 Engine Technical Data Audi V8 4.2 Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : V 8
Engine Code : ABH
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Bosch Motronic 2.4.1
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 4172 cm3 or 254.6 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 84.5 x 93.0 mm
3.31 x 3.66 inches
Number of valves : 32 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 10.6
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 280 PS or 276 bhp or 206 kW @ 5800 rpm
Maximum torque : 400 Nm or 295 lb.ft @ 4000 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : AWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Audi V8 4.2 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Audi V8 4.2 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 12.5 L/100km
23 mpg UK / 19 mpg US
Range : 640 Km or 398 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 80 L
17.6 UK gallons
21.1 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 291 g/Km (estimate)

Audi V8 4.2 Performance Audi V8 4.2 Performance

Top Speed : 249 km/h or 155 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 6.8 s

Audi V8 4.2 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Audi V8 4.2 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 4
Wheelbase : 270 cm or 106.3 inches
Length : 487 cm or 191.73 inches
Width : 181 cm or 71.26 inches
Height : 142 cm or 55.91 inches
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Vented Discs (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 215/60 R15
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 215/60 R15
Curb Weight : 1710 kg OR 3770 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 6.1 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 570 L
Front Suspension : Independent. McPherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar
Rear Suspension : Independent. Double Wishbones. anti-roll bar
How much horsepower does a 1991 Audi V8 4.2 have?
The 1991 Audi V8 4.2 has 280 PS / 276 bhp / 206 kW horsepower.

How much does a Audi V8 4.2 weighs?
The Audi V8 4.2 weighs 1710 Kg / 3770 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Audi V8 4.2?
The Audi V8 4.2 top speed is 249 Km/h / 155 mph.

Is Audi V8 4.2 All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
Yes, the Audi V8 4.2 is All Wheel Drive (AWD).

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