Audi S3 8L [restyling] hatchback 1.8 T quattro MT (2001–2003)

Car model: Audi (Audi) Title: Audi Model: S3 Generation: 8L [restyling] hatchback Modification: 1.8 T quattro MT Year of issue: 2001–2003

Main characteristics


Maximum amount of luggage (l) 1020
The minimum amount of luggage (l) 270
Front wheel track (mm) 1527
Wheelbase (mm) 2519
Height (mm) 1415
Width (mm) 1763
Rear wheel track (mm) 1503
Ground clearance (mm) 140
Permissible gross weight (kg) 1980
Curb Weight (kg) 1420
Length (mm) 4159


Number of valves per cylinder Five
Number of cylinders Four
Maximum torque (N • m) 280
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 2200
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm) 5900
Intake type Distributed injection
Engine configuration Row
Boost type Turbo
Engine power (hp) 225
Engine capacity (cm3) 1781
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps 6
Drive unit Full
Transmission Mechanics

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Ventilated discs
Front brakes Ventilated discs
Rear suspension Helical spring
Front suspension Suspension strut

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km) 9.3
Fuel tank capacity (l) 62
Fuel consumption on the highway (l / 100 km) 7
Fuel consumption in the city (l / 100 km) 13.2
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s) 6.6
Maximum speed (km / h) 243
Recommended fuel AI-95


Turning diameter (m) 10.9
Power steering Power steering

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Number of mounting holes Five Five
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 17 17
Tire height 45 45
Tire width 225 225