Audi A3 Sportback 1.8 TFSI
Model Year 2008 (Audi 8P restyle II), C - Segment (Small family car)

drivers'

4.2

rating

Badges:
wagon
wagon
x 5
x 5
Front
Front
1.8 L4 16v
Turbo
Turbo
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on Audi A3 Sportback 1.8 TFSI

The German car first seen in 2008 and powered by a 4 - cylinder turbo petrol unit, produced by Volkswagen. The engine offers a displacement of 1.8 litre matched to a front wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 6 or a automatic gearbox with 7 gears. Vehicle in question is a small family car with the top speed of 222km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 7.8s and consumping around 6.6 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Volkswagen

1.8 TFSI CDAA

displacement:
1798
cc
configuration:
4 - Inline
 
valves:
16, 4 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Turbo
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
160
hp
torque:
250
Nm
Vehicle information - Audi A3
~70% score
produced:
2008. - 2012.
 
body style:
wagon
5 door
length:
4292
mm
width:
1765
mm
height:
1423
mm
boot:
370 - 1100
l
fuel tank:
55
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

D

category

manual gearbox

6 gears

average

6.6

l/100km

weight:
1320
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
7.8
s
top speed:
222
km/h
cons. (urban):
8.7
l/100km
cons. (highway):
5.3
l/100km
cons. (average):
6.6
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
153
g/km
Automatic gearbox performance

emission

D

category

automatic

7 gears

average

6.5

l/100km

weight:
1335
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
7.7
s
top speed:
222
km/h
cons. (urban):
8.5
l/100km
cons. (highway):
5.2
l/100km
cons. (average):
6.5
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
149
g/km

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Safety results for Audi A3

EuroNCAP: ~70% occupant safety

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