Comparison between:
• Audi A3 Sportback (8PA, facelift 2008) 1.6 TDI DPF (diesel, 2009)
• Audi A4 allroad (B8 8K, facelift 2011) 2.0 TDI Quattro (diesel, 2011)
• Audi Q5 I (facelift 2012) 3.0 TDI V6 Clean Diesel Quattro S Tronic (diesel, 2013)
• Audi S5 Sportback (8T) 3.0 TFSI V6 Quattro S Tronic (petrol, 2010)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ManufacturerAudiAudiAudiAudi
SeriesA3A4Q5S5
ModelSportback (8PA, facelift 2008) 1.6 TDI DPFallroad (B8 8K, facelift 2011) 2.0 TDI QuattroI (facelift 2012) 3.0 TDI V6 Clean Diesel Quattro S TronicSportback (8T) 3.0 TFSI V6 Quattro S Tronic
First year of production2009201120132010
Last year of production2012201520162011

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typehatchback (liftback, fastback)station wagon (estate, combi)off-road/sport utility vehicle (SUV)hatchback (liftback, fastback)
Number of doors5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Number of seats5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Wheelbase2578.00 mm (millimeters)
8.46 ft (feet)
101.50 in (inches)
2.5780 m (meters)
2805.00 mm (millimeters)
9.20 ft (feet)
110.43 in (inches)
2.8050 m (meters)
2807.00 mm (millimeters)
9.21 ft (feet)
110.51 in (inches)
2.8070 m (meters)
2811.00 mm (millimeters)
9.22 ft (feet)
110.67 in (inches)
2.8110 m (meters)
Front track1534.00 mm (millimeters)
5.03 ft (feet)
60.39 in (inches)
1.5340 m (meters)
1583.00 mm (millimeters)
5.19 ft (feet)
62.32 in (inches)
1.5830 m (meters)
1617.00 mm (millimeters)
5.31 ft (feet)
63.66 in (inches)
1.6170 m (meters)
1588.00 mm (millimeters)
5.21 ft (feet)
62.52 in (inches)
1.5880 m (meters)
Rear track1507.00 mm (millimeters)
4.94 ft (feet)
59.33 in (inches)
1.5070 m (meters)
1574.00 mm (millimeters)
5.16 ft (feet)
61.97 in (inches)
1.5740 m (meters)
1614.00 mm (millimeters)
5.30 ft (feet)
63.54 in (inches)
1.6140 m (meters)
1575.00 mm (millimeters)
5.17 ft (feet)
62.01 in (inches)
1.5750 m (meters)
Length4292.00 mm (millimeters)
14.08 ft (feet)
168.98 in (inches)
4.2920 m (meters)
4721.00 mm (millimeters)
15.49 ft (feet)
185.87 in (inches)
4.7210 m (meters)
4629.00 mm (millimeters)
15.19 ft (feet)
182.24 in (inches)
4.6290 m (meters)
4713.00 mm (millimeters)
15.46 ft (feet)
185.55 in (inches)
4.7130 m (meters)
Width1765.00 mm (millimeters)
5.79 ft (feet)
69.49 in (inches)
1.7650 m (meters)
1841.00 mm (millimeters)
6.04 ft (feet)
72.48 in (inches)
1.8410 m (meters)
1898.00 mm (millimeters)
6.23 ft (feet)
74.72 in (inches)
1.8980 m (meters)
1854.00 mm (millimeters)
6.08 ft (feet)
72.99 in (inches)
1.8540 m (meters)
Height1423.00 mm (millimeters)
4.67 ft (feet)
56.02 in (inches)
1.4230 m (meters)
1495.00 mm (millimeters)
4.90 ft (feet)
58.86 in (inches)
1.4950 m (meters)
1655.00 mm (millimeters)
5.43 ft (feet)
65.16 in (inches)
1.6550 m (meters)
1382.00 mm (millimeters)
4.53 ft (feet)
54.41 in (inches)
1.3820 m (meters)
Ground clearance110.00 mm (millimeters)
0.36 ft (feet)
4.33 in (inches)
0.1100 m (meters)
-200.00 mm (millimeters)
0.66 ft (feet)
7.87 in (inches)
0.2000 m (meters)
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Minimum trunk/boot space capacity552.0 l (liters)
19.49 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.55 m3 (cubic meters)
552000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
490.0 l (liters)
17.30 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.49 m3 (cubic meters)
490000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
540.0 l (liters)
19.07 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.54 m3 (cubic meters)
540000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
480.0 l (liters)
16.95 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.48 m3 (cubic meters)
480000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity1104.0 l (liters)
38.99 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.10 m3 (cubic meters)
1104000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
1430.0 l (liters)
50.50 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.43 m3 (cubic meters)
1430000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
1560.0 l (liters)
55.09 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.56 m3 (cubic meters)
1560000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
980.0 l (liters)
34.61 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.98 m3 (cubic meters)
980000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight1320 kg (kilograms)
2910.10 lbs (pounds)
1705 kg (kilograms)
3758.88 lbs (pounds)
1880 kg (kilograms)
4144.69 lbs (pounds)
1755 kg (kilograms)
3869.11 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight1880 kg (kilograms)
4144.69 lbs (pounds)
2200 kg (kilograms)
4850.17 lbs (pounds)
2490 kg (kilograms)
5489.51 lbs (pounds)
2285 kg (kilograms)
5037.56 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank55.0 l (liters)
12.10 UK gal (UK gallons)
14.53 US gal (US gallons)
61.0 l (liters)
13.42 UK gal (UK gallons)
16.11 US gal (US gallons)
75.0 l (liters)
16.50 UK gal (UK gallons)
19.81 US gal (US gallons)
64.0 l (liters)
14.08 UK gal (UK gallons)
16.91 US gal (US gallons)

Engine

Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fueldieseldieseldieselpetrol
Type of fuel systemcommon railcommon railcommon raildirect injection
Engine model----
Engine locationtransverse, frontlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement1598 cc (cubic centimeters)1968 cc (cubic centimeters)2967 cc (cubic centimeters)2995 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)-double overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Type of aspirationturboturboturbomechanical supercharging
Compression ratio16.50 : 1-16.80 : 110.30 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engineinline/straight engineV engineV engine
Number of cylinders4 (four)4 (four)6 (six)6 (six)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)-4 (four)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)79.50 mm (millimeters)
0.26 ft (feet)
3.13 in (inches)
0.0795 m (meters)
-83.00 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.27 in (inches)
0.0830 m (meters)
84.50 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.33 in (inches)
0.0845 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)80.50 mm (millimeters)
0.26 ft (feet)
3.17 in (inches)
0.0805 m (meters)
-91.40 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.60 in (inches)
0.0914 m (meters)
89.00 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.50 in (inches)
0.0890 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power90 hp (horse power)
67.1 kW (kilowatts)
91.3 ps (metric horsepower)
150 hp (horse power)
111.9 kW (kilowatts)
152.1 ps (metric horsepower)
258 hp (horse power)
192.4 kW (kilowatts)
261.6 ps (metric horsepower)
333 hp (horse power)
248.3 kW (kilowatts)
337.6 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at4200 rpm (revolutions per minute)4200 rpm (revolutions per minute)4000 - 4500 rpm (revolutions per minute)5500 - 7000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque230 Nm (newton meters)
23.5 kgm (kilogram meters)
169.6 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
320 Nm (newton meters)
32.6 kgm (kilogram meters)
236.0 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
580 Nm (newton meters)
59.1 kgm (kilogram meters)
427.8 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
440 Nm (newton meters)
44.9 kgm (kilogram meters)
324.5 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at1500 - 2500 rpm (revolutions per minute)1750 - 2500 rpm (revolutions per minute)1750 - 2500 rpm (revolutions per minute)2900 - 5300 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM----
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h13.30 s (seconds)9.70 s (seconds)6.20 s (seconds)5.40 s (seconds)
Maximum speed180 km/h (kilometers per hour)
111.85 mph (miles per hour)
200 km/h (kilometers per hour)
124.27 mph (miles per hour)
230 km/h (kilometers per hour)
142.92 mph (miles per hour)
250 km/h (kilometers per hour)
155.34 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient0.310.340.340.3

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)-6.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.52 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.82 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
34.09 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.01 mpl (miles per liter)
14.49 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.1 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.56 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.88 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
33.13 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.75 mpl (miles per liter)
14.08 km/l (kilometers per liter)
13.5 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.97 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
3.57 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
17.42 mpg (miles per gallon)
4.60 mpl (miles per liter)
7.41 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)-5.2 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.14 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.37 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
45.23 mpg (miles per gallon)
11.95 mpl (miles per liter)
19.23 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.28 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.53 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
40.55 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.71 mpl (miles per liter)
17.24 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.54 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.85 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
33.60 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.88 mpl (miles per liter)
14.29 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)4.5 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
0.99 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.19 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
52.27 mpg (miles per gallon)
13.81 mpl (miles per liter)
22.22 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.28 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.53 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
40.55 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.71 mpl (miles per liter)
17.24 km/l (kilometers per liter)
6.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.39 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.66 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
37.34 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.86 mpl (miles per liter)
15.87 km/l (kilometers per liter)
9.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.07 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.48 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
25.02 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.61 mpl (miles per liter)
10.64 km/l (kilometers per liter)
EU emission standardEURO VEURO VEURO VIEURO V
Catalytic converter----
CO2 emissions-152 g/km (grammes per kilometer)164 g/km (grammes per kilometer)315 g/km (grammes per kilometer)

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Transmission model--7 S tronic7 S tronic
Type of transmissionmanualmanualautomaticautomatic
Number of automatic gears--7 (seven)7 (seven)
Number of manual gears5 (five)6 (six)--
Final drive ratio----
Drive typefront wheel drive (FWD)four-wheel drive (4x4/4WD/AWD)four-wheel drive (4x4/4WD/AWD)four-wheel drive (4x4/4WD/AWD)

Steering

Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinionrack and pinionrack and pinionrack and pinion
Type of power steering-electricelectrichydraulic
Turning circle diameter10.70 m (meters)
35.10 ft (feet)
421.26 in (inches)
-11.60 m (meters)
38.06 ft (feet)
456.69 in (inches)
11.50 m (meters)
37.73 ft (feet)
452.76 in (inches)

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - shock absorber strut/damper - multi-link suspension - independent suspension
- multi-link suspension
- tie-rod
- independent suspension
- multi-link suspension
- tie-rod
Type of rear suspension - anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar - independent suspension
- trapezoidal link
- independent suspension
- trapezoidal link
- independent suspension
- trapezoidal link

Brakes

Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discs-ventilated discsventilated discs
Type of rear brakesdiscs-ventilated discsventilated discs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYesYesYes

Wheels

Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size6.5J X 168J X 178J X 188.5J X 18
Tyre code205/55 R16225/55 R17235/60 R18245/40 R18