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Compare Audi S4 B7 Cabriolet [AT] vs Audi A4 B6 Cabriolet [1.8T 163]

Reviews

Neo score
65%
55%
Pros
  • Last chance to get the 40-valve V8
  • Good drivetrain reliability
  • Decent engine reliability
  • Multi-link suspensions all around
Cons
  • Uglier than before
  • Front-heavy
  • Horrible CVT
  • Horrendous ZF 5HP automatic transmission
  • Awkward proportions
  • Mediocre build quality

Price

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Variants

AT
MT
1.8T 163
1.8T 163 CVT
1.8T 163 quattro
1.8T 170 CVT
2.0
2.4
2.4 CVT
2.5 TDI
2.5 TDI CVT
3.0
3.0 CVT
3.0 quattro
3.0 quattro AT

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
246 L / 8.7 cu-ft ~ 315 L / 11.1 cu-ft
246 L / 8.7 cu-ft ~ 315 L / 11.1 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
12.0 L / 12.7 qt
8.0 L / 8.5 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
9.0 L / 9.5 qt
4.1 L / 4.3 qt
Fuel Capacity
63.0 L / 16.6 gal
70.0 L / 18.5 gal
Passengers
4
4
Payload
460 kg / 1014 lbs
480 kg / 1058 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Ventilated discs
Disc
Power Steering
Hydraulic Steering
Hydraulic Steering
Suspension | Front
Multi-link
Multi-link
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Multi-link
Tire Size
235/40 R18
205/55 R16
Turning Circle
11.5 m / 37.7 ft
11.1 m / 36.4 ft

Construction

Body Style
2-door Convertible
2-door Convertible

Dimensions

Size | Height
1391 mm / 54.8 in
1391 mm / 54.8 in
Size | Length
4573 mm / 180.0 in
4573 mm / 180.0 in
Size | Width
1777 mm / 70.0 in
1777 mm / 70.0 in
Track Width | Front
1522.0 mm / 59.9 in
1523.0 mm / 60.0 in
Track Width | Rear
1518.0 mm / 59.8 in
1523.0 mm / 60.0 in
Weight
1895.0 kg / 4177.8 lbs
1540.0 kg / 3395.1 lbs
Wheel Size
8J x 18
7J x 16
Wheelbase
2650 mm / 104.3 in
2654 mm / 104.5 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
6.2 sec
9.4 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
5.9 sec
8.9 sec
CO2 Emission
302 g/km
204 g/km
Coefficient Of Drag
0.31
0.30
Fuel Economy
12.6 L/100km / 18.7 MPG (combined) | 18.2 L/100km / 12.9 MPG (urban) | 9.4 L/100km / 25.0 MPG (highway)
8.5 L/100km / 27.7 MPG (combined) | 11.6 L/100km / 20.3 MPG (urban) | 6.7 L/100km / 35.1 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
250.0 km/h / 155.3 mph
226.0 km/h / 140.4 mph
Towing Capacity
750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1600 kg / 3527 lbs (w/ brakes @ 8% gradient) | 1400 kg / 3086 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Front-engine (longitudinal), Front-wheel drive
Emission Standard
Euro 4
Euro 4
Engine
BBK
BFB
Engine | Bore
84.5 mm / 3.3 in
81.0 mm / 3.2 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
11.0:1
9.3:1
Engine | Displacement
4.2 L / 254.0 cu-in / 4163.0 cc
1.8 L / 108.7 cu-in / 1781.0 cc
Engine | Power
344.0 hp / 256.5 kW @ 7000 rpm
163.0 hp / 121.5 kW @ 5700 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
82.6 hp/L / 1.4 hp/cu-in
91.5 hp/L / 1.5 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
92.8 mm / 3.7 in
86.4 mm / 3.4 in
Engine | Torque
410 Nm / 302.4 lb-ft @ 3500 rpm
225 Nm / 166.0 lb-ft @ 1950-4700 rpm
Engine | Type
Naturally-aspirated multi-port injected petrol V8 DOHC engine with 5 values per cylinder
Turbocharged multi-port injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 5 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
6-speed
5-speed
Transmission | Type
Automatic Tiptronic
Manual

Production

Availability
2004 ~ 2008
2002 ~ 2005
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