Parts & Specs

Audi A3 1.8 5V Turbo quattro Attraction (8L) 3-door hatchback

Years of Production: 1999 2000 

Technical Specifications

At the heart of the Audi A3 1.8 5V Turbo quattro Attraction (8L) is the 4-Cylinder 1.8 5V Petrol Engine. This turbo-boosted engine delivers a decent 150 bhp which makes the Audi A3 a quite likable 3-door Compact hatchback. In spite of its size, this pretty fast 3-door Compact hatchback can effortlessly reach a top speed close to 134 mph!

Engine Specifications and Gearbox

Displacement 1,781 cc
Cylinders 4
Valves 20V (5 valves per cylinder)
Turbo Yes
Torque 210 Nm → 155 lb-ft (1,750 rpm)
Power Output 150 bhp (5,700 rpm)
Kilowatts 109 kW
Gearbox 5-speed Manual

Performance and Economy

Estimated New Price In:
1999 2000 
USD 22727 approx.
EUR 25253 approx.
Energy Label G
CO2 Emissions 214 g/km
Top Speed 134 mph (215 km/h)
Acceleration 0-60 mph 8.20 sec.
Average Mileage 32 mpg
Highway Mileage 42 mpg
City Mileage 22 mpg

Audi A3 1.8 5V Turbo quattro Attraction 1999 — Details / Further Information

According to Audi, on average, the Audi A3 1.8 5V Turbo quattro Attraction (8L) should be able to cover a distance (range) of somewhere near 384 miles on a full tank of Petrol.


Length 4.152 m
Width 1.735 m
Height 1.423 m
Kerb Weight 1,265 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 55 litres (12 gallons)
Min. Luggage Capacity 270 litres
Max. Luggage Capacity 1,020 litres


Wheelbase 2.512 m
Carrying Capacity 535 kg
Tyre and rim size 195/65VR15
Tyre Speed Rating V
Turning Circle 10.90 m
Braked Towing Weight 1,500 kg
Unbraked Towing Weight 680 kg
Drivetrain Four-wheel Drive

Audi A3 1.8 5V Turbo quattro Attraction (8L) — Accessories


ABS System Yes
Driver Airbag Yes
Passenger Airbag Yes
Head/Curtain Airbags Optional
Traction Control System No


Power Windows Front Yes
Power Windows Rear No
Airconditioning No
Automatic Climate Control Optional
Cruise Control Optional
Power Steering Yes
Parking Sensor Rear Optional
Central Locking System Yes

Interior and Exterior Features/Options


Height Adjustable Steering-wheel Yes
Built-in Satnav GPS Optional
Heated Seats Optional
Leather Upholstery Optional
Front Armrest Optional
Tachometer Yes
Board Computer Optional


Alloy Wheels Yes
Xenon Lights No
Fog Lights Optional
Metallic Paint Optional
Electrically Operated Mirrors Yes
Rain Sensor No