2014 Audi A3 1.8 TFSI AMBITION

2014 Audi A3 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Specifications

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About the 2014 Audi A3 1.8 TFSI AMBITION

The 2014 Audi A3 1.8 TFSI AMBITION is a front-wheel drive two-door cabriolet that was released to the Australian market on 01/07/2014 classified as a 8V. The A3 is regarded as a sports car built in Germany with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at A$22,100.

The A3 is a front-wheel drive 2 door with 4 seats, powered by a 1.8L TURBO 4 engine that has 132 kW of power (at 4500 rpm) and 280 Nm of torque (at 1350 rpm) via a Seven-speed Auto Direct Shift. AUDI claims the A3 1.8 TFSI AMBITION uses 5.8L/100km of Premium Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 133g of CO2. It has a 50L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 862km per full tank.

The A3 measures 1409mm (55.5 inches) in height, 4421mm (174.1 inches) in length, 1793mm (70.6 inches) in width with a 2595mm (102.2 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 1430kg (3152.6 lbs) of unladen weight. The A3 1.8 TFSI AMBITION comes standard with 225/45 R17 front tyres and 225/45 R17 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2014 Audi A3 1.8 TFSI AMBITION has a 125mm ground clearance. It has a final gear ratio of 3.227.

The A3 has received a 5 star rating from ANCAP. The VIN number can be found on the RHS - Front Suspension Tower and the compliance plate is located on the Pass Side Lower A-Pillar. An example VIN number would be similar to WAUZZZ8VZE1000011.


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Audi A3 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Details
Used Price From DealerA$22,100
Trade-In ValueA$17,500
Body Styletwo-door cabriolet
Release date01/07/2014
Discontinued date31/08/2014
Drive typeFWD
VIN plate locationRHS - Front Suspension Tower
Compliance plate locationPass Side Lower A-Pillar
VIN ExampleWAUZZZ8VZE1000011
Country of originGermany
SegmentSports Car
Safety ANCAP rating5 stars
Number of doors2
Seating capacity4
Audi A3 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Engine Specifications
Size1798cc, 1.8L
Power @ RPM 132kW @ 4500rpm (177.0 hp)
Torque @ RPM280Nm @ 1350rpm (206.5 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged four-cylinder
Number of Valves16
Euro Rating-
Compression ratio9.6
Power/weight ratio92.3kw/tonne
Bore/stroke82.5mm × 84.1mm (3.2in × 3.3in)
Audi A3 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionSeven-speed Auto Direct Shift
Drive typefront-wheel drive
Turning circle10.9m (35.8 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC
Front tyre & wheel size225/45 R17 - 7.5x17
Rear tyre & wheel size225/45 R17 - 7.5x17
Front suspension typeMacPherson strut, Lower wishbone, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar
Rear suspension typeMulti-link system, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar
Audi A3 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Fuel Specifications
Fuel tank capacity50L
Fuel consumption (combined average)5.8L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)-
Fuel consumption highway (average)-
Vehicle range862.1km (535.7 miles)
Emission standard-
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)133g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)-
CO2 emissions (highway)-
Audi A3 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Dimensions
Length4421mm (174.1 inches)
Width1793mm (70.6 inches)
Height1409mm (55.5 inches)
Wheelbase2595mm (102.2 inches)
Front track1555mm (61.2 inches)
Rear track1526mm (60.1 inches)
Ground clearance125mm (4.9 inches)
Unladen weight1430kg (3152.6 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass1930kg (4254.9 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass-
Audi A3 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity-
Unbraked towing capacity-
Audi A3 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Warranty
Warranty length36 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Audi A3 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Audi A3 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Options
Standard Features
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Airbag Knee Driver
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Auto Climate Control with Dual Temp Zones
  • Automatic Stop/Start
  • Adjustable Steering Wheel - Tilt & Telescopic
  • 17 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Brake Assist
  • Body Coloured Bumpers
  • Body Coloured Exterior Door Handles
  • Body Coloured Exterior Mirrors
  • Cruise Control
  • Chrome Exhaust Tip(s)
  • Chrome Grille Surround
  • Cup Holders - Front Seats
  • Centre Console Box - Multi-purpose
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Dusk Sensing Headlights
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • Electronic Differential Lock
  • Electronic Stability Program
  • Electric Top
  • Fog Lights - Front
  • Floor Mats - Front & Rear
  • Headrests - Adjustable on All Seats
  • Head Airbags
  • High Mounted Rear Stop Light
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Leather Gear Knob
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Leather Upholstery
  • Memory Card Reader
  • Multi Function Control Screen
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • MP3 Compatible Audio/CD Player
  • Mobile Phone Connectivity
  • Park Assist
  • Parking Distance Control Rear
  • Parking Distance Control Front
  • Power Mirrors With Indicators
  • Power Steering
  • Power Windows
  • Radio CD with 8 Speakers
  • Rain Sensing Wipers
  • Seatbelts - Lap/Sash for All Seats
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
  • Side Front AirBags
  • Split Fold Rear Seat
  • Sport Seats
  • Sunvisors with Vanity Mirrors & Illumination
  • Spare Wheel - Space Saver/Temporary
  • Trip Computer
  • Traction Control System
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring Display
  • Xenon Headlights
Optional Features
  • 19 Inch Alloy Wheels - A$1,000
  • Comfort Pack - A$1,990
  • Driver Assist Pack - A$1,800
  • Heated Front Seats - A$600
  • LED Headlights - A$2,950
  • Metallic Paint - A$1,150
  • Audi S-line Sports Pack - A$4,200
  • Premium Sound System - A$1,750
  • Styling Pack - A$2,000
  • Teknik Pack - A$2,650