Audi A4 Sedan – Generation 1 (1996-2004)

AUDI A4 SEDAN (1996-2004)

The first Audi badged vehicle (alongside the A6) to be made available in the country. While the turbo was initially available that is paired with Audi’s Quattro, a non-turbo one replaced it in 2000.

OWNERSHIP DETAILS 1.8T Quattro 1.8 GP
Years Available 1996-2000, 2002-2005 January 2000-2005
ENGINE SPECS
Engine 1.8 DOHC 20V 14 Turbo 1.8 DOHC 20V 14
Horsepower 150hp @ 5,700rpm 125hp @ 5,800rpm
Torque 210Nm @ 1,750-4,600rpm 168Nm @ 3,500rpm
Fuel Type Gasoline/95 Octane Gasoline/95 Octane
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection Electronic Fuel Injection
Transmission 5-Speed Manual, 5-Speed Automatic 4-Speed Automatic
Fuel Tank Capacity 62 Liters 62 Liters
DIMENSIONS
Length 4,478mm 4,478mm
Width 1,733mm 1,733mm
Height 1,415mm 1,415mm
Wheelbase 2,607mm 2,617mm
Curb Weight 1,325kg 1,265kg
Body Style 4-Door Sedan 4-Door Sedan
Engine/Drive Type Front Engine/All Wheel Drive Front Engine/Front Wheel Drive
Seating 5 5
SUSPENSION & TIRES
Front Suspension 4-Link 4-Link
Rear Suspension Torsion Beam Axle Torsion Beam Axle
Front Brakes Vented Disc Vented Disc
Rear Brakes Solid Disc Solid Disc
Tires 205/60 R15 195/65 R15
Wheels 15 Inch Alloy 15 Inch Alloy
SAFETY
Airbags 2 2
Anti-Lock Brakes Yes, With Electronic Brakeforce Distribution and Electronic Differential Lock Yes, With Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
Traction/Stability Control None None
Other Safety Features Adds: Anti Slip Reduction First Aid Kit
EXTERIOR
Fog Lamps Front and Rear Front and Rear
Other Exterior Features None None
INTERIOR
Steering Wheel Adjustment Tilt/Telescopic Tilt/Telescopic
Steering Wheel Material Leather Leather
Seating Adjustment Power, Driver Manual
Seating Material Leather Fabric
Other Interior Features Adds: None Wood Accents, 60/40 Fold Rear Seats
CONVENIENCE FEATURES
Power Amenities Steering, Windows, Door Locks, Mirrors Steering, Windows, Door Locks, Mirrors
Climate Control Automatic Automatic
Audio System AM/FM/Cassette/6 CD AM/FM/Cassette/6 CD
Speakers 6 6
Steering Wheel Controls None None
Alarm Yes Yes
Keyless Entry Yes, with Immobilizer Yes, with Immobilizer
NOTES Manual transmission is not offered when this variant was reintroduced in 2002.
RIVALS BMW 3 Series, Jaguar X Type, Mercedes Benz C Class, Volvo S60