Features & Specifications – Audi A3 Sedan
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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.
- 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:
- 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:
- 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)
- 7 airbags
- Rest recommendation system
- Active bonnet for pedestrian safety
- ABS with EBD and ESC
- 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
- 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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