2008 Audi A3 specs & colors

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Natural Brown

Maldives Blue




EPA Classification Small Station Wgn

Front Wheel Size 17 x 7.5 in
Rear Wheel Size 17 x 7.5 in
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Front Wheel Material Alloy
Rear Wheel Material Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Steel

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140

Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5100-6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 207 @ 1800-5000

EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 29 MPG
Cruising Range - City 304.50 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 21 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 420.50 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A

Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Trans Type 6
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.36
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.09
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.47
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.10
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.11
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.93
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.99
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.09

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Four Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 12.3 x -TBD- in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.0 x -TBD- in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 14.5 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal

Steering Type Speed-Sensitive
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.2
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 35.11 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft

Front Tire Size P225/45YR17
Rear Tire Size P225/45YR17
Spare Tire Size Compact

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs

Base Curb Weight 3263 lbs

Front Head Room 38.9 in
Front Leg Room 41.2 in
Front Shoulder Room 54.4 in
Front Hip Room N/A in
Second Head Room 37.0 in
Second Leg Room 34.8 in
Second Shoulder Room 52.8 in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Wheelbase 101.5 in
Length, Overall 168.7 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 77.4 in
Height, Overall 56.0 in
Track Width, Front 59.9 in
Track Width, Rear 58.8 in
Min Ground Clearance 4.0 in
Liftover Height 27.0 in
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up 12.4 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down 54.6 ft³
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume 88.9 ft³

Backlit instrumentation w/automatic brightness control-inc: tachometer, speedometer, digital clock w/outside temp, fuel/coolant temp gauge, driver info display Standard
Front/rear floor mats w/fastening mechanism Standard
Rear armrest w/first aid kit Standard
Electronic stability program (ESP) w/anti-slip regulation (ASR) Standard
2.0L DOHC TFSI 16-valve I4 turbocharged engine w/exhaust turbocharger intercooler Standard
10-speaker sound system Standard
Pwr vented front & solid rear disc brakes Standard
4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS) w/electronic brake force distribution (EBD) Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Space saver spare tire & wheel Standard
Fuel filler door release button in driver door Standard
4-spoke tilt/telescopic steering wheel Standard
Body-color roof antenna Standard
Concert AM/FM stereo w/CD player-inc: radio broadcast display system (RBDS), graduated audio level adjustment (GALA) Standard
Remote keyless entry-inc: extended range, rolling code, selective unlock, trunk release, panic function, alarm Standard
Front/rear stabilizer bars Standard
MacPherson strut front suspension-inc: lower wishbones, aluminum subframe, track-stabilizing steering roll radius Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Pwr windows-inc: retained accessory pwr, pinch protection, front/rear 1-touch up/down, master switch Standard
Rear window defogger w/timer Standard
Lighting-inc: cargo area, glove box, lighter, ashtray Standard
Cruise control Standard
Dual zone automatic climate control-inc: (7) temp sensors, sun sensor, pressure sensor, pollen/dust filter Standard
Tire pressure monitor Standard
Rear armrest w/(2) cup holders, first aid kit Standard
Dual body-color mirrors w/RH convex Standard
Digital trip odometer w/service interval indicator Standard
Driver/front passenger head/thorax airbags Standard
CAN network-inc: (3) fully functional circuits (infotainment, comfort, powertrain) Standard
Partial leather-wrapped shift knob & parking brake Standard
Center console-inc: height adjustable folding front armrest w/storage, (2) cup holders, cigarette lighter, front/rear ashtrays, (2) auxiliary outlets Standard
4-speed intermittent windshield wipers Standard
P225/45YR17 all-season tires Standard
Pre-wiring for satellite radio Standard
4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS) w/electronic brake force distribution (EBD) Standard
Front seatback map pockets Standard
Servotronic speed-sensitive pwr steering Standard
Driver/front passenger next generation frontal airbags-inc: dual-threshold deployment, seat belt buckle switches Standard
Tool kit located in spare wheel well Standard
Hydraulic brake assist Standard
Rear seat w/adjustable headrests Standard
1-piece body-color bumpers Standard
Auxiliary pwr outlet in trunk Standard
17" x 7.5" 5-spoke star cast alloy wheels Standard
Electronic stability program (ESP) w/anti-slip regulation (ASR) Standard
Anti-theft vehicle alarm system-inc: blinking theft-deterrent lights, backup battery, backup horn, engine immobilizer, tilt sensor Standard
Pwr central locking system-inc: doors/fuel filler door, open/close windows feature, driver door master control Standard
Overhead lighting console-inc: fade-in/fade-out feature, time delay, automatic switch-on when key removed from ignition Standard
Front electronic differential lock (EDL) Standard
3-point rear seat belts w/automatic pretensioners Standard
6-speed manual transmission Standard
Independent 4-link rear suspension-inc: separate spring/shock absorber arrangement, subframe Standard
Front 3-point seat belts-inc: automatic pretensioners, belt force limiters Standard
Cloth front bucket seats-inc: 4-way pwr lumbar, adjustable headrests Standard
2-way ellipsoidal halogen headlamps-inc: variable focus reflectors, low/high beam tubes Standard

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