Comparison between:
• Audi S3 Sedan (8V facelift 2016) 2.0 TFSI Quattro S Tronic (petrol, 2016)
• Audi S3 Sportback (8V facelift 2016) 2.0 TFSI Quattro S Tronic (petrol, 2016)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

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

ManufacturerAudiAudi
SeriesS3S3
ModelSedan (8V facelift 2016) 2.0 TFSI Quattro S TronicSportback (8V facelift 2016) 2.0 TFSI Quattro S Tronic
First year of production20162016
Last year of production--

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

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

Body typesedan (saloon)hatchback (liftback, fastback)
Number of doors4 (four)5 (five)
Number of seats5 (five)5 (five)
Wheelbase2631.00 mm (millimeters)
8.63 ft (feet)
103.58 in (inches)
2.6310 m (meters)
2631.00 mm (millimeters)
8.63 ft (feet)
103.58 in (inches)
2.6310 m (meters)
Front track1551.00 mm (millimeters)
5.09 ft (feet)
61.06 in (inches)
1.5510 m (meters)
1535.00 mm (millimeters)
5.04 ft (feet)
60.43 in (inches)
1.5350 m (meters)
Rear track1526.00 mm (millimeters)
5.01 ft (feet)
60.08 in (inches)
1.5260 m (meters)
1511.00 mm (millimeters)
4.96 ft (feet)
59.49 in (inches)
1.5110 m (meters)
Length4466.00 mm (millimeters)
14.65 ft (feet)
175.83 in (inches)
4.4660 m (meters)
4322.00 mm (millimeters)
14.18 ft (feet)
170.16 in (inches)
4.3220 m (meters)
Width1796.00 mm (millimeters)
5.89 ft (feet)
70.71 in (inches)
1.7960 m (meters)
1785.00 mm (millimeters)
5.86 ft (feet)
70.28 in (inches)
1.7850 m (meters)
Height1392.00 mm (millimeters)
4.57 ft (feet)
54.80 in (inches)
1.3920 m (meters)
1404.00 mm (millimeters)
4.61 ft (feet)
55.28 in (inches)
1.4040 m (meters)
Ground clearance--
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity390.0 l (liters)
13.77 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.39 m3 (cubic meters)
390000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
340.0 l (liters)
12.01 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.34 m3 (cubic meters)
340000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity-1180.0 l (liters)
41.67 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.18 m3 (cubic meters)
1180000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight1470 kg (kilograms)
3240.80 lbs (pounds)
1465 kg (kilograms)
3229.77 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight2020 kg (kilograms)
4453.34 lbs (pounds)
2025 kg (kilograms)
4464.36 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank55.0 l (liters)
12.10 UK gal (UK gallons)
14.53 US gal (US gallons)
55.0 l (liters)
12.10 UK gal (UK gallons)
14.53 US gal (US gallons)

Engine

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

Type of fuelpetrolpetrol
Type of fuel systemdirect injectiondirect injection
Engine model--
Engine locationtransverse, fronttransverse, front
Engine displacement1984 cc (cubic centimeters)1984 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Type of aspirationturboturbo
Compression ratio9.30 : 19.30 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engineinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders4 (four)4 (four)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)82.50 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.25 in (inches)
0.0825 m (meters)
82.50 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.25 in (inches)
0.0825 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)92.80 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.65 in (inches)
0.0928 m (meters)
92.80 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.65 in (inches)
0.0928 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 power310 hp (horse power)
231.2 kW (kilowatts)
314.3 ps (metric horsepower)
310 hp (horse power)
231.2 kW (kilowatts)
314.3 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at5500 - 6500 rpm (revolutions per minute)5500 - 6500 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque400 Nm (newton meters)
40.8 kgm (kilogram meters)
295.0 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
400 Nm (newton meters)
40.8 kgm (kilogram meters)
295.0 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at2000 - 6500 rpm (revolutions per minute)2000 - 5400 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM--
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h4.60 s (seconds)4.60 s (seconds)
Maximum speed250 km/h (kilometers per hour)
155.34 mph (miles per hour)
250 km/h (kilometers per hour)
155.34 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient0.310.34

Fuel consumption

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

Fuel consumption (urban)8.2 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.80 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.17 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
28.68 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.58 mpl (miles per liter)
12.20 km/l (kilometers per liter)
8.2 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.80 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.17 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
28.68 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.58 mpl (miles per liter)
12.20 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)5.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.19 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.43 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
43.56 mpg (miles per gallon)
11.51 mpl (miles per liter)
18.52 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.5 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.21 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.45 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
42.77 mpg (miles per gallon)
11.30 mpl (miles per liter)
18.18 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)6.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.41 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.69 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
36.75 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.71 mpl (miles per liter)
15.62 km/l (kilometers per liter)
6.5 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.43 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.72 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
36.19 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.56 mpl (miles per liter)
15.38 km/l (kilometers per liter)
EU emission standardEURO VIEURO VI
Catalytic converter--
CO2 emissions148 - 151 g/km (grammes per kilometer)149 - 152 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 model7 Stronic7 Stronic
Type of transmissionautomaticautomatic
Number of automatic gears7 (seven)7 (seven)
Number of manual gears--
Final drive ratio--
Drive typefour-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 pinion
Type of power steeringelectricelectric
Turning circle diameter11.00 m (meters)
36.09 ft (feet)
433.07 in (inches)
10.90 m (meters)
35.76 ft (feet)
429.13 in (inches)

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - independent suspension
- coil springs
- MacPherson strut
- anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar
- independent suspension
- coil springs
- MacPherson strut
- anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar
Type of rear suspension - independent suspension
- multi-link suspension
- independent suspension
- multi-link suspension

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 discsventilated discs
Type of rear brakesventilated discsventilated discs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYes

Wheels

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

Rim size8J X 18, R197.5J X 18, R19
Tyre code225/40 R18, 235/35 R19225/40 R18, 245/40 R18, 235/35 R19