Features & Specifications – Audi A3 Sedan

Posted on: Aug 7, 2014 - 3:32pm IST

The Audi A3 Sedan was launched today with prices starting at INR 22.95 lakhs, ex-Showroom, New Delhi. Here are its features and technical specifications.

Dimensions:

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  • Length: 4,456 mm
  • Width: 1,796 mm
  • Height: 1,416 mm
  • Wheelbase: 2,637 mm
  • Ground Clearance: NA
  • Boot capacity: 425 liters
  • Fuel tank capacity: 50 liters

Engine and Gearbox:

Audi A3 Sedan Review engine

  • Petrol Engine Option: 1.8-liter DOHC four-cylinder petrol with gasoline direct injection and turbocharger with 180 bhp @ 5,100 – 6,200 rpm and 250 Nm of torque @ 1,250 – 5,000 rpm; ARAI mileage at 16.6 km/l; 1,295 kg kerb weight.
  • 0-100 km/h in 7.3 seconds; top-speed of 235 km/h
  • Diesel Engine Option: 2.0-liter four-cylinder diesel turbocharged with 143 bhp @ 3,500 – 4,000 rpm and 320 Nm of torque @ 1,750 – 3,000 rpm; ARAI mileage at 20.38 km/l; 1,315 kg kerb weight.
  • 0-100 km/h in 8.6 seconds; top-speed of 224 km/h
  • Petrol gets a 7-speed transmission, while the diesel makes do with a 6-speed, both dual-clutch units
  • Interesting facts: The 1.8 TFSI engine is also seen in the Skoda Octavia sold in India, apart from other VW Group products; the 2.0 TDI needs no introduction as it is seen in VW Group cars right from the Jetta.
  • The A3 Sedan is the World Car of the Year 2014.

Suspension, Brakes & Tires:

Audi A3 Sedan Review alloys

  • Front: McPherson struts with lower wishbones, aluminium subframe, tubular anti-roll bar
  • Rear: Four-link suspension, subframe and anti-roll bar
  • Ventilated discs at the front, solid discs at the rear
  • Tires: 205/55 R16 (can be optionally customized to R17)

Features:

Safety Features:

  • 7 airbags
  • Rest recommendation system
  • Active bonnet for pedestrian safety
  • ABS with EBD and ESC

Exterior Features:

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  • 16-inch alloy wheels optionally upgradable to 17-inchers
  • S-Line bodykit (optional)
  • Xenon headlights with LED daytime running lights
  • LED taillights
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Aluminium bonnet

Interior Features:

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  • Electrically adjustable and folding wing mirrors
  • Powered front seats
  • 7-inch MMI system with retractable display
  • Dual zone automatic AC system
  • Milano leather upholstery
  • Rear view camera with parking sensors
  • Music system with Audi music interface
  • 20 GB in-built storage with 2 SD card slots

[Note: These features are available on the top-end A3 Sedan.]

Audi A3 Sedan for India – Brochure

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