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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe S tronic quattro 2.0T Premium Plus
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe S tronic quattro 2.0T Premium Plus 21 29 $43,710 $47,000
2-Door Coupe S tronic quattro 2.0T Prestige 21 29 $43,710 $47,000
2-Door Roadster S tronic quattro 2.0T Premium Plus 21 29 $46,500 $50,000
2-Door Roadster S tronic quattro 2.0T Prestige 21 29 $46,500 $50,000
4-Door Sedan Manual FWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible Manual FWD 20 33 $38,502 $39,490
2-Door Convertible Automatic FWD 18 28 $39,819 $40,840
2-Door Convertible Manual FWD Aero 20 33 $42,316 $44,080
2-Door Convertible Automatic FWD Aero 18 28 $42,316 $44,080
2-Door Convertible Manual FWD Independence 20 33 $44,236 $46,080
2-Door Convertible Automatic FWD Independence 18 28 $44,236 $46,080
4-Door Wagon Manual FWD 20 33 $29,084 $29,830
4-Door Wagon Automatic FWD 18 28 $30,400 $31,180
4-Door Wagon Manual XWD 20 30 $33,576 $34,975
4-Door Wagon Automatic XWD 18 29 $33,576 $34,975
4-Door Sedan Manual FWD 20 33 $28,177 $28,900
4-Door Sedan Automatic FWD 19 29 $29,493 $30,250
4-Door Sedan Manual XWD 20 30 $31,585 $32,395
4-Door Sedan Automatic XWD 18 29 $31,585 $32,395
4-Door Sedan Manual FWD Aero 20 33 $32,966 $34,340
4-Door Sedan Automatic FWD Aero 19 29 $32,966 $34,340
4-Door Sedan Manual XWD Aero 20 30 $35,630 $37,115
4-Door Sedan Automatic XWD Aero 18 29 $35,630 $37,115
Pricing
Invoice Price
$43,710
$28,177
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$47,000
$28,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$783 / month
$482 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact Cars Compact
Number of Passenger Doors - 4
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 29.2 35.1
Front Head Room (in) 37.7 38.9
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.2 55.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 73.9 96
Second Head Room (in) 32.6 37.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 47.5 55.1
Front Leg Room (in) 41.1 42.3
Passenger Capacity 4 4
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) 30.7 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.5 70.9
Track Width, Front (in) 61.2 60.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 165.3 182.9
Height, Overall (in) 53.0 57.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.9 59.3
Wheelbase (in) 97.2 105.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.1 15.0
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.4 x 1.2 - 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) 12.2 x 0.9 - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 16.0
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.9 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.0 - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P255/35R19 - TBD -
Rear Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Front Tire Size P255/35R19 - TBD -
Spare Tire Size NA - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Spare Tire Order Code NA - TBD -
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 3500
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3219 3710
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material NA - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 x - TBD - 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 x - TBD - 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.1 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140 - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System Direct Injection - TBD -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 258 @ 2500-5000 258 @ 2500
Engine Order Code NA - TBD -
Displacement 2.0L/121 2.0L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 265 @ 6000 220 @ 5300
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas I4 Turbocharged Gas I4
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 24 (2011) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 (2011) 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 (2011) 20
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/Manual Shift Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.87 - TBD -
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.92 - TBD -
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40 - TBD -
Trans Type 6 6
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.08 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.26 - TBD -
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.96 - TBD -
Trans Order Code NA - TBD -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.77/3.44 - TBD -
Summary
Vehicle Name Audi TTS Saab 9-3
Body Style Coupe 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/anti-roll bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear 4-link Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA Toe-link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut MacPherson Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 7.2 (2011) 7.3
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 7 (2011) -
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating - -
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating - -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver - -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger - -
Overall Side Crash Rating - -
Side Barrier Rating - -
Side Barrier Rating Driver - -
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat - -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat - -
Combined Side Rating Front Seat - -
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat - -
Rollover Rating -
 
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