Audi A2: A Car Ahead Of It’s Time
The Audi A2, a compact MPV styled super-mini and 5-door hatchback with an availability of 4 or 5 seats and internally selected Typ 8Z. This sedan is introduced by the Audi AG, a Germany based company from Nov 1999-2005. This sedan was based on the Al2 concept car of the Audi, initially displayed at the event of the Frankfurt Motor Show in the year of 1997. The Audi A2 was prominent for being made from aluminum alloy which in grouping with its competent engines, built it an enormously economical sedan on fuel.
There were different types of packages available that includes ‘Style’, ‘High Tech’, ‘Advance’ and later on ‘S line’ in Germany while the A2 was presented in numerous different levels of trim that includes ‘Sport’, ‘Standard’, ‘Special Edition’ for 2005 only or ‘Se’ for ‘Special Equipment’ in the United Kingdom.
The Audi A2’s specifications
The A2 was made at the factory of the Audi ‘aluminum’ Neckarsulm situated in Germany but on a particular line reason- built for it. This sedan was the initial 5 door motor vehicle to trade in Europe along with the presence of a standard fuel burning up less than 94.2 mpg-imp or 78.4 mpg-US (3 L/100 km), however these numbers only pertained to the special edition of ‘3 liter’ with a start or stop system, narrower tires, less power, automatic gearbox and a diesel engine. Due to its production, the standard Audi A2 has a weight less than 2,200 lb (1,000 kilograms). In August 2005, the very last Audi A2’s to be created were made.
The Audi A2 was astonished when it made its entrance for only 2 years after the study of the original Al2 concept. There were a number of primary reviews obtained that includes those from the What Sedan? And Auto Coup? in the United Kingdom, remarked on the design.
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Technical Characteristics of Audi A2
Technical Characteristics of 2003 Audi A2 1.4 TDi produced by Audi (DE).
|Body Type||Hatchback 5 doors / 4 seats|
|Front Track||1462 mm|
|Rear Track||1427 mm|
|Fuel Capacity||42 liters|
|Drive Wheels||Front wheel drive|
|Steering||rack & pinion PAS|
|Fuel Supply System||direct diesel inj.|
|Max Power||89HP (65 kW) @ 4000 rpm|
|Max Torque||230Nm @ 1900 rpm|
|CO2 Emissions||116 g/Km|
|Cam Design||SOHC - Single Overhead Camshaft|
|Valves per cylinder||2|
|Standard Wheels||5.5J x 15 / 5.5J x 15|
|Standard Tyres||175/60 R 15 / 175/60 R 15|
|Number of gears||5|
|Acceleration 0-100 Km/h||10.9 seconds|
|Acceleration 80-120 Km/h||n/a|