Audi A3 Sportback 1.9 TDI
Model Year 1999 (Audi 8L restyle), C - Segment (Small family car)

drivers'

3.0

rating

Badges:
wagon
wagon
x 5
x 5
Front
Front
1.9 L4 8v
Turbo
Turbo
Diesel
Diesel

Basic info on Audi A3 Sportback 1.9 TDI

The German car first seen in 1999 and powered by a 4 - cylinder turbo diesel unit, produced by Volkswagen. The engine offers a displacement of 1.9 litre matched to a front wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 5 or a automatic gearbox with 4 gears. Vehicle in question is a small family car with the top speed of 181km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 12.4s and consumping around 4.9 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Volkswagen

1.9 TDI AGR

displacement:
1896
cc
configuration:
4 - Inline
 
valves:
8, 2 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Turbo
 
fuel type:
Diesel
 
power:
90
hp
torque:
210
Nm
Vehicle information - Audi A3
~70% score
produced:
1999. - 2003.
 
body style:
wagon
5 door
length:
4152
mm
width:
1735
mm
height:
1427
mm
boot:
350 - 1100
l
fuel tank:
55
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

C

category

manual gearbox

5 gears

average

4.9

l/100km

weight:
1185
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
12.4
s
top speed:
181
km/h
cons. (urban):
6.5
l/100km
cons. (highway):
4.1
l/100km
cons. (average):
4.9
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
132
g/km
Automatic gearbox performance

emission

E

category

automatic

4 gears

average

6.2

l/100km

weight:
1195
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
13.7
s
top speed:
177
km/h
cons. (urban):
8.8
l/100km
cons. (highway):
4.7
l/100km
cons. (average):
6.2
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
167
g/km

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Safety results for Audi A3

EuroNCAP: ~70% occupant safety

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