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
5
JD POWER RATING
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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
  • Interior Dimensions
  • Passenger Capacity5
  • Second Leg Room (in)35.1
  • Second Shoulder Room (in)53
  • Front Leg Room (in)41.2
  • Second Head Room (in)36.4
  • Front Head Room (in)39.6
  • Front Shoulder Room (in)54.8
  • Mileage
  • Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)27
  • EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)23
  • EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)33
  • Engine
  • SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM170 @ 4500
  • Fuel SystemDirect Gasoline Injection
  • Displacement1.8 L/110
  • SAE Net Torque @ RPM200 @ 1600
  • Engine TypeIntercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
  • Fuel Tank
  • Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)13.2
  • Summary
  • Vehicle NameAudi A3
  • Body StyleSedan
  • Cargo Area Dimensions
  • Trunk Volume (ft )12.3
  • Brakes
  • Disc - Front (Yes or )Yes
  • Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)10.7
  • Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)12.3
  • Disc - Rear (Yes or )Yes
  • Brake ABS System4-Wheel
  • Weight Information
  • Base Curb Weight (lbs)3175
  • Vehicle
  • EPA ClassificationSubcompact Cars
  • Suspension
  • Suspension Type - RearMulti-Link
  • Suspension Type - FrontStrut
  • Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)Strut
  • Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)Multi-Link
  • Electrical
  • Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)140
  • Transmission
  • Second Gear Ratio (:1)2.05
  • Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)0.90
  • Trans Description Cont.Auto-Shift Manual w/OD
  • Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)0.76
  • Third Gear Ratio (:1)1.30
  • Reverse Ratio (:1)3.99
  • Trans Type6
  • Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)0.91
  • Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)3.99
  • First Gear Ratio (:1)3.46
  • DrivetrainFront Wheel Drive
  • Exterior Dimensions
  • Track Width, Rear (in)60.1
  • Length, Overall (in)175
  • Wheelbase (in)103.8
  • Track Width, Front (in)61.2
  • Height, Overall (in)55.8
  • Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)70.7
  • Tires
  • Front Tire SizeP225/45HR17
  • Spare Tire SizeCompact
  • Rear Tire SizeP225/45HR17
  • Emissions
  • Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year6.5 (Est)
  • Wheels
  • Front Wheel MaterialAluminum
  • Spare Wheel Size (in)Compact
  • Front Wheel Size (in)17 X 7.5
  • Rear Wheel MaterialAluminum
  • Rear Wheel Size (in)17 X 7.5
  • Spare Wheel MaterialSteel
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