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Audi A6 Allroad 4.2 Quattro

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Audi A6 Allroad 4.2 Quattro

5-door 5-seater station wagon (estate, combi), petrol (gasoline) 8-cylinder 40-valve V engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 4163 cm3 / 254.0 cu in / 254.0 cu in, 221.0 kW / 296.4 hp / 296.4 hp @ 6200 rpm / 6200 rpm / 6200 rpm, 381.0 N·m / 281.0 lb·ft / 281.0 lb·ft @ 2700 rpm / 2700 rpm / 2700 rpm, automatic 5-speed transmission, four wheel drive, 240 km/h / 149 mph / 149 mph top speed, consumption 13.7 l/100km / 20.6 mpg-UK / 17.2 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)AudiIssued from2008
ModelA6 Allroad 4.2 QuattroIssued until
SerieA6Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerAudi AGCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typestation wagon (estate, combi)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)455 l / 16.07 cu ft / 16.07 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4020 l / 141.96 cu ft / 141.96 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)1590 l / 56.15 cu ft / 56.15 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4820 mm / 189.8 in / 189.8 inTotal (curb) weight1860 kg / 4101 lb / 4101 lb
Width1860 mm / 73.2 in / 73.2 inDry weight
Height1560 mm / 61.4 in / 61.4 inLoad capacity630 kg / 1389 lb / 1389 lb
Wheelbase2760 mm / 108.7 in / 108.7 inGross (max.) weight2490 kg / 5490 lb / 5490 lb
Track frontTowing weight2100 kg / 4630 lb / 4630 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance200 mm / 7.9 in / 7.9 inFuel capacity70 l / 15.4 UK gal / 18.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.75  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)2.47 m2 / 26.5 sq ft / 26.5 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.74 m2 / 8.0 sq ft / 8.0 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)18.4 kW / 24.7 hp / 24.7 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders8
Engine TypeV engine (V8)Total number of valves40
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder5
Engine constructionBore84.5 mm / 3.33 in / 3.33 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke92.8 mm / 3.65 in / 3.65 in
Fuel detailsunleaded 98Bore/Stroke ratio0.91
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement4163 cm3 / 254.0 cu in / 254.0 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity520.42 cm3/cylinder / 31.758 cu in/cylinder / 31.758 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio
SumpwetMax. output power221.0 kW / 296.4 hp / 296.4 hp at 6200 rpm / 6200 rpm / 6200 rpm
AspirationMax. torque381.0 N·m / 281.0 lb·ft / 281.0 lb·ft at 2700 rpm / 2700 rpm / 2700 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)88.4 kW / 118.5 hp / 118.5 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output53.1 kW/l / 1.167 bhp/cu in / 1.167 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque91.5 N·m/l / 0.80 lb·ft/cu in / 0.80 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears5
Wheel drivefour wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed240 km/h / 149 mph / 149 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio161.3 kW/ton / 122.2 bhp/ton / 122.2 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)13.7 l/100km / 20.6 mpg-UK / 17.2 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions182 g/km / 293 g/mi / 293 g/mi
  Range511 km / 318 mi / 318 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle12.0 m / 39.4 ft / 39.4 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Audi A6 Allroad 4.2 Quattro

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