GenerationA6 Avant (4B,C5)
Engine3.7 V8 40V (260 Hp) quattro Tiptronic
Power260 hp/6000 rpm.
Maximum Speed245 km/h
Acceleration 0-100 km/h8.8 sec
Fuel Tank Volume82 l
Year of putting into production1999 year
Year of stopping production2000
Coupe TypeCombi
Length4833 mm.
Width1850 mm.
Height1465 mm.
Wheelbase2759 mm.
Front Track1578 mm.
Rear (Back) Track1590 mm.
Drag Coefficient0.34
Minimum volume of luggage (trunk)455 l
Maximum volume of luggage (trunk)1590 l
Position of EngineFront, longitudinal
Engine Displacement3697 cm3
Torque350 Nm/3250 rpm.
Fuel SystemMulti-point injection
Position of cylindersV engine
Number of cylinders8
Cylinder Bore84.5 mm.
Piston Stroke82.4 mm.
Compression Ratio11
Number of valves per cylinder5
Engine oil capacity7.5 l
Coolant11.0 l
Fuel TypePetrol (Gasoline)
Drive WheelAll wheel drive (4x4)
Transmission typeAutomatic
Number of gears (automatic transmission)5 Tiptronic
Front suspensionIndependent multi-link
Rear suspensionSemi-independent, spring
Front BrakesVentilated discs
Rear BrakesVentilated discs
Steering TypeSteering rack
Power SteeringHydraulic Steering
Minimum turning circle (turning diameter)11.68 m
Fuel consumption (economy) urban18.4 l/100 km.
Fuel consumption (economy) extra urban9.0 l/100 km.
Fuel consumption (economy) combined12.4 l/100 km.
Emission standardEURO III
CO2 emissions298 g/km
Kerb Weight1720 kg.
Max. Weight2300 kg.
Max Roof Load100 kg.
Permitted trailer load without brakes750 kg.
Permitted towbar download85 kg.
Tire Size235/50 R16
Wheel Rims Size8J x16