2014 Audi A3 SPORTBACK 1.8 TFSI AMBITION

2014 Audi A3 SPORTBACK 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Specifications

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5.6L/100km
5 stars

About the 2014 Audi A3 SPORTBACK 1.8 TFSI AMBITION

The 2014 Audi A3 SPORTBACK 1.8 TFSI AMBITION is a front-wheel drive five-door hatchback that was released to the Australian market on 01/09/2013 classified as a 8V MY14. The A3 is regarded as a small car built in Germany with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at A$15,100.

The A3 is a front-wheel drive 5 door with 5 seats, powered by a 1.8L TURBO 4 engine that has 132 kW of power (at 5200 rpm) and 250 Nm of torque (at 1250 rpm) via a Seven-speed Auto Direct Shift. AUDI claims the A3 SPORTBACK 1.8 TFSI AMBITION uses 5.6L/100km of Premium Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 130g of CO2. It has a 55L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 982km per full tank.

The A3 measures 1477mm (58.1 inches) in height, 4310mm (169.7 inches) in length, 1785mm (70.3 inches) in width with a 2636mm (103.8 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 1280kg (2821.9 lbs) of unladen weight. The A3 SPORTBACK 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 SPORTBACK 1.8 TFSI AMBITION has a 145mm ground clearance with a 1600kg braked and 640kg unbraked towing capacity.

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 On Floor Behind Driver Seat. An example VIN number would be similar to WAUZZZ8VXCA123456.


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Audi A3 SPORTBACK 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Details
Price-
Used Price From DealerA$15,100
Trade-In ValueA$11,300
Series8V MY14
Body Stylefive-door hatchback
Release date01/09/2013
Discontinued date31/08/2014
Drive typeFWD
VIN plate locationRHS - Front Suspension Tower
Compliance plate locationOn Floor Behind Driver Seat
VIN ExampleWAUZZZ8VXCA123456
Country of originGermany
SegmentSmall Car
Safety ANCAP rating5 stars
Number of doors5
Seating capacity5
Audi A3 SPORTBACK 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Engine Specifications
TypeTURBO MPFI
Size1798cc, 1.8L
Power @ RPM 132kW @ 5200rpm (177.0 hp)
Torque @ RPM250Nm @ 1250rpm (184.4 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged four-cylinder
Number of Valves16
ValvesVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
Euro Rating-
Compression ratio11.5
Power/weight ratio103.1kw/tonne
Bore/stroke81mm × 86.4mm (3.2in × 3.4in)
Audi A3 SPORTBACK 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionSeven-speed Auto Direct Shift
Drive typefront-wheel drive
Steering typeRACK & PINION - POWER ASSISTED
Turning circle11m (36.1 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, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar
Rear suspension typeMulti-link system, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar
Audi A3 SPORTBACK 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Fuel Specifications
Fuel typePREMIUM UNLEADED PETROL
Fuel tank capacity55L
Fuel consumption (combined average)5.6L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)-
Fuel consumption highway (average)-
Vehicle range982.1km (610.2 miles)
Emission standard-
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)130g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)-
CO2 emissions (highway)-
Audi A3 SPORTBACK 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Dimensions
Length4310mm (169.7 inches)
Width1785mm (70.3 inches)
Height1477mm (58.1 inches)
Wheelbase2636mm (103.8 inches)
Front track1538mm (60.6 inches)
Rear track1508mm (59.4 inches)
Ground clearance145mm (5.7 inches)
Unladen weight1280kg (2821.9 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass-
Gross Combination Mass-
Audi A3 SPORTBACK 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity1600kg (3527.4 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity640kg (1411.0 lbs)
Audi A3 SPORTBACK 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Warranty
Warranty length36 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Audi A3 SPORTBACK 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Audi A3 SPORTBACK 1.8 TFSI AMBITION Options
Standard Features
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Airbag Knee Driver
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Auto Climate Control with Dual Temp Zones
  • Adjustable Steering Wheel - Tilt & Telescopic
  • Aluminium Trim
  • 17 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Brake Assist
  • Cruise Control
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Dusk Sensing Headlights
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • Electronic Differential Lock
  • Electronic Stability Program
  • Fog Lights - Front
  • Head Airbags
  • Hill Holder
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Leather Accented Upholstery
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Multi Function Control Screen
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • MP3 Compatible Audio/CD Player
  • Mobile Phone Connectivity
  • Parking Distance Control Rear
  • Power Mirrors With Indicators
  • Power Steering
  • Power Windows
  • Radio CD with 8 Speakers
  • Rain Sensing Wipers
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
  • Side Front AirBags
  • Split Fold Rear Seat
  • Sport Seats
  • Sunvisors with Vanity Mirrors & Illumination
  • Trip Computer
  • Traction Control System
Optional Features
  • Comfort Pack - A$2,200
  • Driver Assist Pack - A$1,800
  • Leather Upholstery - A$1,350
  • Metallic Paint - A$1,050
  • Power Sunroof - A$1,950
  • Audi S-line Sports Pack - A$4,200
  • Sound System with 10 Speakers - A$500
  • Premium Sound System - A$1,750
  • Styling Pack - A$2,000
  • Teknik Pack - A$2,900