2015 Audi A3

2015 Audi A3
MSRP
$29,900
BASE MODEL
MPG
23
CITY
33
HIGHWAY
Horsepower
170 HP
Intercooled Turbo I-4 ENGINE
Rating
0
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Overview

The 2015 Audi A3 sheds its hatchback history for a new set of clothes. Now a handsome compact sedan, the A3 raises the bar on what that segment has to offer. The new A3 boasts the athletic proportions of its sister sedans in the Audi lineup, and is unmistakably Audi, including the automaker's "Singleframe" grille. The A3 also benefits from Audi ultra, a lightweight construction philosophy that reduces weight in order to increase performance. In the A3, this is evident in the aluminum frame construction.The A3 is available in three distinct trims: Premium, Premium plus and Prestige. Within each trim, front-wheel-d...Read More

Model Strengths

  • Innovative technologies; superior craftsmanship; performance; all-wheel drive; cabriolet, clean diesel and potent sport sedan models
  • Steering
  • Steering TypeRack-Pinion
  • Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)36
  • Suspension
  • Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)Multi-Link
  • Suspension Type - FrontStrut
  • Suspension Type - RearMulti-Link
  • Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)Strut
  • Transmission
  • Third Gear Ratio (:1)1.30
  • Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)0.76
  • Trans Description Cont.Auto-Shift Manual w/OD
  • Trans Type6
  • Second Gear Ratio (:1)2.05
  • DrivetrainFront Wheel Drive
  • Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)3.99
  • Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)0.90
  • First Gear Ratio (:1)3.46
  • Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)0.91
  • Reverse Ratio (:1)3.99
  • Engine
  • Displacement1.8 L/110
  • SAE Net Torque @ RPM200 @ 1600
  • SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM170 @ 4500
  • Fuel SystemDirect Gasoline Injection
  • Engine TypeIntercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
  • Tires
  • Front Tire SizeP225/40HR18
  • Rear Tire SizeP225/40HR18
  • Spare Tire SizeCompact
  • Brakes
  • Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)10.7
  • Brake ABS System4-Wheel
  • Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)12.3
  • Disc - Rear (Yes or )Yes
  • Disc - Front (Yes or )Yes
  • Weight Information
  • Base Curb Weight (lbs)3175
  • Vehicle
  • EPA ClassificationSubcompact Cars
  • Interior Dimensions
  • Front Head Room (in)39.6
  • Second Head Room (in)36.4
  • Front Leg Room (in)41.2
  • Passenger Capacity5
  • Second Shoulder Room (in)53
  • Front Shoulder Room (in)54.8
  • Second Leg Room (in)35.1
  • Electrical
  • Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)140
  • Mileage
  • EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)33
  • Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)27
  • EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)23
  • Fuel Tank
  • Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)13.2
  • Exterior Dimensions
  • Wheelbase (in)103.8
  • Length, Overall (in)175
  • Track Width, Front (in)61.2
  • Height, Overall (in)55.8
  • Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)70.7
  • Track Width, Rear (in)60.1
  • Summary
  • Vehicle NameAudi A3
  • Body StyleSedan
  • Cargo Area Dimensions
  • Trunk Volume (ft )12.3
  • Emissions
  • Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year6.6 (Est)
  • Wheels
  • Rear Wheel MaterialAluminum
  • Front Wheel Size (in)18 X 8
  • Rear Wheel Size (in)18 X 8
  • Spare Wheel MaterialSteel
  • Front Wheel MaterialAluminum
  • Spare Wheel Size (in)Compact
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