Comparison between:
• Audi A3 Sportback (8PA) 1.4 TFSI (petrol, 2007)
• Audi A3 (8P, facelift 2008) 1.4 TFSI (petrol, 2008)
• Audi A3 Sportback (8PA, facelift 2008) 1.4 TFSI S Tronic (petrol, 2008)
• Audi A3 Sportback (8PA, facelift 2008) 1.4 TFSI (petrol, 2008)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

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

ManufacturerAudiAudiAudiAudi
SeriesA3A3A3A3
ModelSportback (8PA) 1.4 TFSI(8P, facelift 2008) 1.4 TFSISportback (8PA, facelift 2008) 1.4 TFSI S TronicSportback (8PA, facelift 2008) 1.4 TFSI
First year of production2007200820082008
Last year of production2008200920132013

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)hatchback (liftback, fastback)hatchback (liftback, fastback)hatchback (liftback, fastback)
Number of doors5 (five)3 (three)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)
2578.00 mm (millimeters)
8.46 ft (feet)
101.50 in (inches)
2.5780 m (meters)
2578.00 mm (millimeters)
8.46 ft (feet)
101.50 in (inches)
2.5780 m (meters)
2578.00 mm (millimeters)
8.46 ft (feet)
101.50 in (inches)
2.5780 m (meters)
Front track1534.00 mm (millimeters)
5.03 ft (feet)
60.39 in (inches)
1.5340 m (meters)
1534.00 mm (millimeters)
5.03 ft (feet)
60.39 in (inches)
1.5340 m (meters)
1534.00 mm (millimeters)
5.03 ft (feet)
60.39 in (inches)
1.5340 m (meters)
1534.00 mm (millimeters)
5.03 ft (feet)
60.39 in (inches)
1.5340 m (meters)
Rear track1507.00 mm (millimeters)
4.94 ft (feet)
59.33 in (inches)
1.5070 m (meters)
1507.00 mm (millimeters)
4.94 ft (feet)
59.33 in (inches)
1.5070 m (meters)
1507.00 mm (millimeters)
4.94 ft (feet)
59.33 in (inches)
1.5070 m (meters)
1507.00 mm (millimeters)
4.94 ft (feet)
59.33 in (inches)
1.5070 m (meters)
Length4286.00 mm (millimeters)
14.06 ft (feet)
168.74 in (inches)
4.2860 m (meters)
4238.00 mm (millimeters)
13.90 ft (feet)
166.85 in (inches)
4.2380 m (meters)
4292.00 mm (millimeters)
14.08 ft (feet)
168.98 in (inches)
4.2920 m (meters)
4292.00 mm (millimeters)
14.08 ft (feet)
168.98 in (inches)
4.2920 m (meters)
Width1765.00 mm (millimeters)
5.79 ft (feet)
69.49 in (inches)
1.7650 m (meters)
1765.00 mm (millimeters)
5.79 ft (feet)
69.49 in (inches)
1.7650 m (meters)
1765.00 mm (millimeters)
5.79 ft (feet)
69.49 in (inches)
1.7650 m (meters)
1765.00 mm (millimeters)
5.79 ft (feet)
69.49 in (inches)
1.7650 m (meters)
Height1423.00 mm (millimeters)
4.67 ft (feet)
56.02 in (inches)
1.4230 m (meters)
1421.00 mm (millimeters)
4.66 ft (feet)
55.94 in (inches)
1.4210 m (meters)
1423.00 mm (millimeters)
4.67 ft (feet)
56.02 in (inches)
1.4230 m (meters)
1423.00 mm (millimeters)
4.67 ft (feet)
56.02 in (inches)
1.4230 m (meters)
Ground clearance113.00 mm (millimeters)
0.37 ft (feet)
4.45 in (inches)
0.1130 m (meters)
-110.00 mm (millimeters)
0.36 ft (feet)
4.33 in (inches)
0.1100 m (meters)
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Minimum trunk/boot space capacity370.0 l (liters)
13.07 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.37 m3 (cubic meters)
370000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
350.0 l (liters)
12.36 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.35 m3 (cubic meters)
350000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
552.0 l (liters)
19.49 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.55 m3 (cubic meters)
552000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
552.0 l (liters)
19.49 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.55 m3 (cubic meters)
552000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity1120.0 l (liters)
39.55 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.12 m3 (cubic meters)
1120000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
1080.0 l (liters)
38.14 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.08 m3 (cubic meters)
1080000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
1104.0 l (liters)
38.99 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.10 m3 (cubic meters)
1104000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
1104.0 l (liters)
38.99 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.10 m3 (cubic meters)
1104000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight1300 kg (kilograms)
2866.01 lbs (pounds)
1245 kg (kilograms)
2744.76 lbs (pounds)
1310 kg (kilograms)
2888.06 lbs (pounds)
1295 kg (kilograms)
2854.99 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight1860 kg (kilograms)
4100.60 lbs (pounds)
1805 kg (kilograms)
3979.34 lbs (pounds)
1870 kg (kilograms)
4122.64 lbs (pounds)
1855 kg (kilograms)
4089.57 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)
55.0 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 fuelpetrolpetrolpetrolpetrol
Type of fuel systemdirect injectiondirect injectiondirect injectiondirect injection
Engine model----
Engine locationtransverse, fronttransverse, fronttransverse, fronttransverse, front
Engine displacement1390 cc (cubic centimeters)1390 cc (cubic centimeters)1390 cc (cubic centimeters)1390 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Type of aspirationturboturboturboturbo
Compression ratio10.00 : 110.00 : 110.00 : 110.00 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engineinline/straight engineinline/straight engineinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)76.50 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
3.01 in (inches)
0.0765 m (meters)
76.50 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
3.01 in (inches)
0.0765 m (meters)
76.50 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
3.01 in (inches)
0.0765 m (meters)
76.50 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
3.01 in (inches)
0.0765 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)75.60 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
2.98 in (inches)
0.0756 m (meters)
75.60 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
2.98 in (inches)
0.0756 m (meters)
75.60 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
2.98 in (inches)
0.0756 m (meters)
75.60 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
2.98 in (inches)
0.0756 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 power125 hp (horse power)
93.2 kW (kilowatts)
126.7 ps (metric horsepower)
125 hp (horse power)
93.2 kW (kilowatts)
126.7 ps (metric horsepower)
125 hp (horse power)
93.2 kW (kilowatts)
126.7 ps (metric horsepower)
125 hp (horse power)
93.2 kW (kilowatts)
126.7 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at5000 - 6000 rpm (revolutions per minute)5000 - 6000 rpm (revolutions per minute)5000 - 6000 rpm (revolutions per minute)5000 - 6000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque200 Nm (newton meters)
20.4 kgm (kilogram meters)
147.5 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
200 Nm (newton meters)
20.4 kgm (kilogram meters)
147.5 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
200 Nm (newton meters)
20.4 kgm (kilogram meters)
147.5 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
200 Nm (newton meters)
20.4 kgm (kilogram meters)
147.5 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at1500 - 4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)1500 - 4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)1500 - 4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)1500 - 4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM----
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h9.80 s (seconds)9.40 s (seconds)9.50 s (seconds)9.60 s (seconds)
Maximum speed203 km/h (kilometers per hour)
126.14 mph (miles per hour)
203 km/h (kilometers per hour)
126.14 mph (miles per hour)
203 km/h (kilometers per hour)
126.14 mph (miles per hour)
203 km/h (kilometers per hour)
126.14 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient0.330.330.310.31

Fuel consumption

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

Fuel consumption (urban)7.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.74 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.09 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
29.77 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.87 mpl (miles per liter)
12.66 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.72 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.06 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
30.16 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.97 mpl (miles per liter)
12.82 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.63 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.95 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
31.79 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.40 mpl (miles per liter)
13.51 km/l (kilometers per liter)
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Fuel consumption (extra urban)5.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.10 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.32 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
47.04 mpg (miles per gallon)
12.43 mpl (miles per liter)
20.00 km/l (kilometers per liter)
4.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.08 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.29 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
48.00 mpg (miles per gallon)
12.68 mpl (miles per liter)
20.41 km/l (kilometers per liter)
4.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.06 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.27 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
49.00 mpg (miles per gallon)
12.95 mpl (miles per liter)
20.83 km/l (kilometers per liter)
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Fuel consumption (combined)6.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.32 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.59 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
39.20 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.36 mpl (miles per liter)
16.67 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.30 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.56 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
39.87 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.53 mpl (miles per liter)
16.95 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)
6.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.32 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.59 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
39.20 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.36 mpl (miles per liter)
16.67 km/l (kilometers per liter)
EU emission standardEURO IVEURO IVEURO IVEURO IV
Catalytic converter----
CO2 emissions----

Transmission, drive type

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

Transmission model--7 S tronic-
Type of transmissionmanualmanualautomaticmanual
Number of automatic gears--7 (seven)-
Number of manual gears6 (six)6 (six)-6 (six)
Final drive ratio----
Drive typefront wheel drive (FWD)front wheel drive (FWD)front wheel drive (FWD)front wheel drive (FWD)

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-hydraulic--
Turning circle diameter10.70 m (meters)
35.10 ft (feet)
421.26 in (inches)
10.70 m (meters)
35.10 ft (feet)
421.26 in (inches)
10.70 m (meters)
35.10 ft (feet)
421.26 in (inches)
10.70 m (meters)
35.10 ft (feet)
421.26 in (inches)

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - shock absorber strut/damper - shock absorber strut/damper - shock absorber strut/damper - shock absorber strut/damper
Type of rear suspension - anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar - coil springs - anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar - anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar

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 discsventilated discsventilated discs
Type of rear brakesdiscsdiscsdiscsdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYesYesYes

Wheels

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

Rim size6.5J X 16, 7.5J X 177.5J X 17, 6.5J X 166.5J X 16, 7.5J X 176.5J X 16, 7.5J X 17
Tyre code205/55 R16, 225/45 R17205/55 R16, 225/45 R17205/55 R16, 225/45 R17205/55 R16, 225/45 R17