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1997 Audi A6 Base 4dr Sedan

1997 Audi A6
Trim Info:
Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Compact
19 mpg city / 25 mpg hwy
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Technical Specifications

Technical Data
Body Style:
4 Door Sedan
Drivetrain:
Front Wheel Drive
EPA Classification:
Compact
Passenger Capacity:
5
Passenger Volume (ft³):
91.7
Base Curb Weight (lbs):
3,428
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG):
19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG):
25
Engine Type:
Gas V6
Displacement:
2.8L/169
Fuel System:
SEFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM:
172 @ 5500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM:
184 @ 3000
Trans Description Cont.:
Automatic w/OD,
Suspension Type - Front:
Coil Spring
Suspension Type - Rear:
Torsion Beam
Front Tire Size:
P195/65R15
Rear Tire Size:
P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size:
Compact
Front Wheel Size (in):
15 x 7
Rear Wheel Size (in):
15 x 7
Front Wheel Material:
Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material:
Aluminum
Brake ABS System:
Four-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ):
Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ):
Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in):
9.6 x 0.39
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal):
21.1
Wheelbase (in):
105.8
Length, Overall (in):
192.6
Trunk Volume (ft³):
16.8
Advanced Technical Data
Trans Type:
4
Trans Description Cont. Again:
Electronic
First Gear Ratio (:1):
2.580
Second Gear Ratio (:1):
1.407
Third Gear Ratio (:1):
1.000
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1):
0.742
Reverse Ratio (:1):
2.882
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1):
4.330
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps):
120
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts):
12.7
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.):
w/Stabilizer Bar
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.):
w/Coil Springs
Spare Wheel Size (in):
Compact
Spare Wheel Material:
Steel
Steering Type:
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall:
18.6
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering):
3.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft):
34.8
Brake Type:
Pwr-Assisted
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in):
11.3 x 0.98
Front Head Room (in):
38.3
Front Leg Room (in):
42.4
Front Shoulder Room (in):
56.5
Second Head Room (in):
37.6
Second Leg Room (in):
34.8
Second Shoulder Room (in):
56.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in):
70.2
Height, Overall (in):
56.3
Track Width, Front (in):
60.1
Track Width, Rear (in):
60.0
Min Ground Clearance (in):
4.7


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