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Compare Audi S3 (8Y) Sedan vs Audi RS 6 C6

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Neoscore
50%
78%
Pros
  • Decent performance
  • Good 0.28 drag coefficient
  • Amazing power delivery from the V10TT engine
  • Much improved exterior styling
Cons
  • Only available with small engines
  • Stuck with MacPherson struts in the front
  • Only with automatic transmission
  • Very high fuel consumption
  • Rather difficult to do any work around the engine bay
  • Engine is very high maintenance

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
325 L / 11.5 cu-ft
546 L / 19.3 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
10.0 L / 10.6 qt
14.0 L / 14.8 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
5.7 L / 6.0 qt
8.0 L / 8.5 qt
Fuel Capacity
55.0 L / 14.5 gal
80.0 L / 21.1 gal
Passengers
5
5
Payload
520 kg / 1146 lbs
580 kg / 1279 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Suspension | Front
MacPherson strut
Multi-link
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Independent on trapezoidal lever
Tire Size
225/40 R 18 92 Y XL
255/40 R19
Turning Circle
11.1 m / 36.4 ft
12.2 m / 40.0 ft

Construction

Body Style
4-door Sedan
4-door Sedan

Dimensions

Size | Height
1415 mm / 55.7 in
1456 mm / 57.3 in
Size | Length
4504 mm / 177.3 in
4928 mm / 194.0 in
Size | Width
1816 mm / 71.5 in | 1984 mm / 78.1 in (mirror unfolded)
1889 mm / 74.4 in
Track Width | Front
1545.0 mm / 60.8 in
1614.0 mm / 63.5 in
Track Width | Rear
1519.0 mm / 59.8 in
1637.0 mm / 64.4 in
Weight
1505.0 kg / 3318.0 lbs
1985.0 kg / 4376.2 lbs
Wheel Size
8 J x 18
9J x 19
Wheelbase
2630 mm / 103.5 in
2846 mm / 112.0 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
4.8 sec
4.5 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
4.6 sec
4.3 sec
CO2 Emission
165 ~ 166 g/km
331 g/km
Coefficient Of Drag
0.29
0.31
Fuel Economy
7.2 L/100km / 32.7 MPG (combined) | 9.1 L/100km / 25.8 MPG (urban) | 6.2 L/100km / 37.9 MPG (highway)
13.9 L/100km / 16.9 MPG (combined) | 20.3 L/100km / 11.6 MPG (urban) | 10.2 L/100km / 23.1 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
250.0 km/h / 155.3 mph
250.0 km/h / 155.3 mph

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (transverse), All-wheel drive
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
EURO 6
Euro 4
Engine
DNF
BUH
Engine | Bore
82.5 mm / 3.2 in
84.5 mm / 3.3 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
9.3:1
10.5:1
Engine | Displacement
2.0 L / 121.1 cu-in / 1984.0 cc
5.0 L / 304.6 cu-in / 4991.0 cc
Engine | Power
310.0 hp / 231.2 kW @ 5450-6500 rpm
580.0 hp / 432.5 kW @ 6250 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
156.2 hp/L / 2.6 hp/cu-in
116.2 hp/L / 1.9 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
92.8 mm / 3.7 in
89.0 mm / 3.5 in
Engine | Torque
400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft @ 2000-5450 rpm
650 Nm / 479.4 lb-ft @ 1500-6250 rpm
Engine | Type
Turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Bi-turbocharged direct-injected petrol V10 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
7-speed
6-speed
Transmission | Type
Automatic S tronic
Automatic Tiptronic

Production

Availability
2020
2008 ~ 2010
Debut
2020-08-11
Made In
Germany
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