Like its predecessor, although badged a "quattro" model, the S3 does not employ a Torsen centre differential (as in other common quattro models but instead uses the Swedish Haldex Traction system in its on-demand four-wheel drive transmission, due to the transverse engine layout.
Based on the Audi A3 three-door, it is an approach by Audi to address both performance and the environment.
It has a three-box bodystyle and a larger boot than the previous model (320 litres versus 260).
37 The German model was set to go on sale in late summer 2013.18 In March 2011, the line-up was expanded with the introduction of a more powerful.0 TDI with 170 PS (125 kW; 168 hp).Like its predecessors, the B6 S4 was standard with a Getrag six-speed (M6S) manual transmission (parts code prefix: 0A3, identification codes: FVD, HEP) ( gear ratios - 1st:.667, 2nd:.050, 3rd:.462, 4th:.133, 5th:.919, 6th:.778 3 with a 240 millimetre single plate.When paired with direct injection and enhanced transmission ratio, the TVS supercharger helps the engine achieve 290 hp with an average fuel economy of nearly 24 miles per gallon Parks, Jim.Chassis codes 8P1 8PA 8P7 Body type 3-door hatchback 5-door Sportback Cabriolet Years A3 Sportback (20042012) turbo racing league game pc edit The five-door "Sportback" model was introduced in June 2004.It was designed to replace the outgoing C3 based Audi 200 quattro turbo, which had been Audi's first true sports-saloon and had been discontinued at the end of 1990."Live from Geneva: Audi A3 world premiere" (Press release).They went on sale in June 2009.9 Also, a cabriolet version was introduced.3 S3 (19992003) edit Audi S3 (pre-facelift) Audi S3 (facelift) Audi S3 (pre-facelift) Audi S3 (facelift) Audi released the A3-derived Audi S3 in 1999, only as a three-door hatchback.
3 B6 steering, brakes, wheels tyres edit The B6 S4 came equipped with electronically controlled, variable assisted ' servotronic ' rack and pinion power assisted steering (PAS) as standard.
It was similar dimensions to the 3-door version, with a two-box design.
References edit "Bentley Motors Website : World of Bentley : Exhibitions : 'An Unbroken Line' Exhibition : The Team".Shock absorbers, coil springs, and anti-roll bars are fitted front and rear.4 5 Being the first S4 model from Audi, it is commonly referred to as the Ur-S4, derived from the German : Ur sprünglich augmentive word (meaning: original).Originally launched only as a three-door hatchback with four-cylinder engines, it featured a new automobile platform (the PQ35 platform a redesigned and more spacious interior, new petrol engines with Fuel Stratified Injection (FSI and standard six-speed manual gearboxes (except on the base.6).This engine is rated at 105 PS (77 kW; 104 hp) and 175 Nm (129 lbft emitting 127 g/km of CO2.Archived from the original on Retrieved Miersma, Seyth.