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Audi
A4 Avant 2.8 quattro Automatic
(1997)




Basic (general) data

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Marque (make)Image of Audi A4 Avant 2.8 quattro Automatic
Audi
SerieA4
Model family
ModelA4 Avant 2.8 quattro Automatic
Model code
Issued from1997
Issued until
Country of originDE
Number made
Body construction
Body designation

Bodywork

 
Base platform
Bodywork typestation wagon (estate, combi)
Bodywork designer
Number of doors5
Number of seats5
Cargo capacity (volume) [l / cu ft / cu ft]
Max. cargo capacity (volume) [l / cu ft / cu ft]
Passenger space (volume) [l / cu ft / cu ft]

Dimensions & Weight

 
Wheelbase [mm / in / in]2607 / 102.6 / 102.6
Track front [mm / in / in]1498 / 59.0 / 59.0
Track rear [mm / in / in]1475 / 58.1 / 58.1
Length [mm / in / in]4478 / 176.3 / 176.3
Width [mm / in / in]1733 / 68.2 / 68.2
Height [mm / in / in]1417 / 55.8 / 55.8
Length/wheelbase ratio1.72
Ground clearance [mm / in / in]
Total (curb) weight [kg / lb / lb]1525 / 3362 / 3362
Dry weight [kg / lb / lb]
Load capacity [kg / lb / lb]
Gross (max.) weight [kg / lb / lb]
Towing weight [kg / lb / lb]
Weight distribution (front) [% / % / %]
Fuel capacity [l / UK gal / US gal]60 / 13.2 / 15.9

Aerodynamics

 
Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.32
Frontal area (A) [m2 / sq ft / sq ft]2.04 / 22.0 / 22.0
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A) [m2 / sq ft / sq ft]0.65 / 7.0 / 7.0
Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph) [kW / hp / hp]16.2 / 21.7 / 21.7

Engine

 
Engine Code
Engine ManufacturerAudi
Engine TypeV engine
Engine Type Details
Sump
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)
Fuel details
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)
Total number of cylinders6
Total number of valves30
Valves per cylinder5
Engine Main bearings
Engine construction
Bore [mm / in / in]82.5 / 3.25 / 3.25
Stroke [mm / in / in]86.4 / 3.40 / 3.40
Bore/Stroke ratio0.95
Engine displacement [cm3 / cu in / cu in]2771 / 169.1 / 169.1
Unitary capacity [cm3/cylinder / cu in/cylinder / cu in/cylinder]461.83 / 28.183 / 28.183
Compression ratio10.6
Fuel supplyEFi
Aspirationnatural
Compressor typeN/A
Intercoolerno
Catalytic converteryes
Max. output power [kW / hp / hp]141.7 / 190.0 / 190.0
Max. output power rpm [rpm / rpm / rpm]6000 / 6000 / 6000
Max. torque [N·m / lb·ft / lb·ft]280.0 / 206.5 / 206.5
Max. torque rpm [rpm / rpm / rpm]3200 / 3200 / 3200
Maximum rpm [rpm / rpm / rpm]
Coolantwater
Max. net output (power at the wheels) [kW / hp / hp]69.2 / 92.8 / 92.8 (est.)
Specific output [kW/l / bhp/cu in / bhp/cu in]51.1 / 1.124 / 1.124
Specific torque [N·m/l / lb·ft/cu in / lb·ft/cu in]101.0 / 0.88 / 0.88

Transmission

 
Transmission typeautomatic
Number of gears5
Wheel driveall wheel drive
Top gear (drive) ratio0.74
Final gear (drive) ratio3.29

Performance

 
Power-to-weight ratio [kW/ton / bhp/ton / bhp/ton]124.6 / 94.4 / 94.4
Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h) [s / s / s]6.70 / 6.70 / 6.70
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h) [s / s / s]
Acceleration 0-100 km/h [s / s / s]9.50 / 9.50 / 9.50
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h) [s / s / s]
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in top [s / s / s]
Standing ¼mile time [s / s / s]
Standing ¼mile speed [km/h / mph / mph]
Standing kilometer time [s / s / s]
Standing kilometer speed [km/h / mph / mph]
Top (maximal) speed [km/h / mph / mph]229 / 142 / 142
Fuel consumption, City (urban) [l/100km / mpg-UK / mpg-US]
Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban) [l/100km / mpg-UK / mpg-US]
Fuel consumption, Mixed (combined) [l/100km / mpg-UK / mpg-US]
Fuel consumption, Euro [l/100km / mpg-UK / mpg-US]
CO2 emissions [g/km / g/mi / g/mi]262 / 422 / 422
Range [km / mi / mi]

Chassis

 
Engine locationfront
Engine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrack & pinion PAS
Steering details
Turns lock-to-lock
Suspension frontIndependent,4 Links, Double wishbones, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Suspension rearIndependent, Torsion bar, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Wheels front6J x 15
Wheels rear6J x 15
Tyres front205/60 R 15 91V
Tyres rear205/60 R 15 91V
Brakes frontventilated disc
Brakes reardisc
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)
Brake diameter front [mm / in / in]
Brake diameter rear [mm / in / in]
Braked area [cm2 / sq in / sq in]
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