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Audi S3

(2002 model)

Brief specs of 2002 Audi S3

3-door 5-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 20-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1781 cm3 / 108.7 cu in / 108.7 cu in, 164.8 kW / 221.0 hp / 221.0 hp @ 5900 rpm / 5900 rpm / 5900 rpm, 280.0 N·m / 206.5 lb·ft / 206.5 lb·ft @ 2200 rpm / 2200 rpm / 2200 rpm, manual 6-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 243 km/h / 151 mph / 151 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)AudiIssued from2002
ModelS3Issued until
SerieS3Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerAudi AGCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors3
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)379 l / 13.38 cu ft / 13.38 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4250 l / 150.09 cu ft / 150.09 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4159 mm / 163.7 in / 163.7 inTotal (curb) weight1423 kg / 3137 lb / 3137 lb
Width1763 mm / 69.4 in / 69.4 inDry weight
Height1415 mm / 55.7 in / 55.7 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2519 mm / 99.2 in / 99.2 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1527 mm / 60.1 in / 60.1 inTowing weight
Track rear1503 mm / 59.2 in / 59.2 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity62 l / 13.6 UK gal / 16.4 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.65  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.335Frontal area (A)2.06 m2 / 22.2 sq ft / 22.2 sq ft
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.69 m2 / 7.4 sq ft / 7.4 sq ftAerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)17.1 kW / 23.0 hp / 23.0 hp

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves20
Engine ManufacturerVWValves per cylinder5
Engine constructionBore81.0 mm / 3.19 in / 3.19 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke86.4 mm / 3.40 in / 3.40 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.94
Fuel supplyBo Motronic ME 7.5 fuel inj.Engine displacement1781 cm3 / 108.7 cu in / 108.7 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity445.25 cm3/cylinder / 27.171 cu in/cylinder / 27.171 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio9.0 : 1
SumpMax. output power164.8 kW / 221.0 hp / 221.0 hp at 5900 rpm / 5900 rpm / 5900 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque280.0 N·m / 206.5 lb·ft / 206.5 lb·ft at 2200 rpm / 2200 rpm / 2200 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercooleryesMax. net output (power at the wheels)92.1 kW / 123.6 hp / 123.6 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output92.5 kW/l / 2.033 bhp/cu in / 2.033 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque157.2 N·m/l / 1.38 lb·ft/cu in / 1.38 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears6
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.91
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.32

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)4.70 s / 4.70 s / 4.70 sTop (maximal) speed243 km/h / 151 mph / 151 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)6.40 s / 6.40 s / 6.40 sPower-to-weight ratio155.3 kW/ton / 117.7 bhp/ton / 117.7 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h6.60 s / 6.60 s / 6.60 sFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)16.40 s / 16.40 s / 16.40 sFuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time15.00 s / 15.00 s / 15.00 s (top 94 km/h / 58 mph / 58 mph)Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions223 g/km / 359 g/mi / 359 g/mi
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
Steeringrack & pinion PASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle10.9 m / 35.8 ft / 35.8 ft
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut, Wishbone (A-arm, control arm), Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rearIndependent, Double wishbones, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front225/45 R 17 WTyres rear225/45 R 17 W
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Audi S3

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