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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 2.0T Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
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
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro Manual 2.0T 22 31 $29,053 $31,340
4-Door Sedan quattro Automatic 2.0T 22 30 $29,315 $31,540
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro Automatic 2.0T 22 30 $30,225 $32,540
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
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro Manual 3.2L 17 27 $33,649 $36,390
4-Door Sedan quattro Automatic 3.2L 19 27 $33,911 $36,590
2-Door Cabriolet CVT 1.8T 23 30 $34,404 $37,340
5-Door Wagon Avant quattro Automatic 3.2L 19 27 $34,821 $37,590
2-Door Cabriolet quattro Automatic 3.0L 18 25 $42,010 $45,490
4-Door HB 2.0T Manual w/Sport Pkg
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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/Premium Pkg 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 Automatic DSG 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 2.0T Automatic DSG w/Sport 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 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
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.4 52.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.2
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
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
Height, Overall (in) 56.2 56.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.9 58.8
Wheelbase (in) 104.3 101.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.4 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - 54.6
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) - 12.4
Brakes
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
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
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 14.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.3 16.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.4 35.11
Steering Type Servotronic Speed-Sensitive Speed-Sensitive
Tires
Rear Tire Size P215/55HR16 P225/45R17
Rear Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Front Tire Size P215/55HR16 P225/45R17
Spare Tire Size P215/55HR16 NA
Front Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Spare Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Trailering
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 -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3428 3263
Wheels
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
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.5 8.4
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120 140
Engine
Displacement 2.0L/121 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5100-6000 200 @ 5100-6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System FSI DI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 207 @ 1800-5000 207 @ 1800-5000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32 32
Transmission
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
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
Summary
Vehicle Name Audi A4 Audi A3
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door HB
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar Sport
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Trapezoidal Link Four Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar Sport
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Four Link MacPherson strut
 
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