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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 2.0T Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Cabriolet CVT 1.8T 23 30 $34,404 $37,340
2-Door Cabriolet quattro Automatic 3.0L 18 25 $42,010 $45,490
4-Door Sedan Manual 2.0T 24 32 $26,043 $28,240
4-Door Sedan CVT 2.0T 24 32 $27,215 $29,440
4-Door Sedan quattro Manual 2.0T 22 31 $28,143 $30,340
4-Door Sedan quattro Automatic 2.0T 22 30 $29,315 $31,540
4-Door Sedan CVT 3.2L 21 29 $31,811 $34,490
4-Door Sedan quattro Manual 3.2L 17 27 $32,739 $35,390
4-Door Sedan quattro Automatic 3.2L 19 27 $33,911 $36,590
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro Manual 2.0T 22 31 $29,053 $31,340
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro Automatic 2.0T 22 30 $30,225 $32,540
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro Manual 3.2L 17 27 $33,649 $36,390
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro Automatic 3.2L 19 27 $34,821 $37,590
4-Door HB 2.0T Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door HB 2.0T Manual 23 32 $22,998 $24,740
4-Door HB 2.0T Manual w/Sport Pkg 23 32 $22,998 $24,740
4-Door HB 2.0T Manual w/Premium Pkg 23 32 $22,998 $24,740
4-Door HB 2.0T Automatic DSG 25 31 $24,450 $26,220
4-Door HB 2.0T Automatic DSG w/Sport Pkg 25 31 $24,450 $26,220
4-Door HB 2.0T Automatic DSG w/Premium Pkg 25 31 $24,450 $26,220
4-Door HB 3.2 quattro Automatic DSG S-Line 21 27 $31,561 $33,980
Pricing
Invoice Price
$26,043
$22,998
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$28,240
$24,740
Monthly Payment Estimate
$471 / month
$412 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 32 mpg 32 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Small Station Wgn
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.4 52.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.2
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 34.3 34.8
Front Head Room (in) 38.4 38.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 90.1 88.9
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.1 54.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.2 36.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 56.2 56.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.9 58.8
Wheelbase (in) 104.3 101.5
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.8 77.1
Track Width, Front (in) 59.9 59.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.2 4.4
Length, Overall (in) 180.6 168.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.4 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) - 12.4
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - 54.6
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 0.47 11.0 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 x 1.18 12.3 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 14.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.4 35.11
Steering Type Servotronic Speed-Sensitive Speed-Sensitive
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.3 16.2
Tires
Spare Tire Size P215/55HR16 NA
Front Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Spare Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Rear Tire Size P215/55HR16 P225/45R17
Rear Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Front Tire Size P215/55HR16 P225/45R17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3428 3263
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Alloy NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 NA
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.5 8.4
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System FSI DI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 207 @ 1800-5000 207 @ 1800-5000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.0L/121 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5100-6000 200 @ 5100-6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32 32
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 23
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 1.10
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.66 0.93
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.67 3.36
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37 1.47
Trans Type 6 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80 1.11
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD - 3.99
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05 2.09
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.75 3.09
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door HB
Vehicle Name Audi A4 Audi A3
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Four Link MacPherson strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Trapezoidal Link Four Link
 
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