2000 Audi RS4 Avant Techincal Specifications

2000 Audi RS4 Avant
Vehicle type 4 door, all-wheel-drive, all-weather attack sport wagon
Type Load-bearing, fully galvanised, steel, front and rear deformation zones
Engine / Engine Design
Engine Code ___
Type V6 spark-ignition engine, five valves per cylinder, two light-alloy cylinder heads, three intake valves, sodium-cooled, double overhead camshafts (DOHC) for each cylinder bank
Bore 81 mm
Stroke 86.4 mm
Displacement 2.7 liters (2677 cc)
Compression Ratio 9:1
Cylinder block
Cylinder head Aluminum Alloy
Valve Train Hydraulic bucket tappets / 5 valves per cylinder
Turbochargers Two turbochargers
Firing Order
Lubrication System
Cooling System Water-cooled thermostatically controlled radiator fan, after run cooling for turbos
Fuel/Ignition System Electronic multi-point sequential with hot film air mass sensor, solid state direct ignition with multiple coils, dual knock sensors with cylinder selective knock control and fully adaptive controls
Engine Management Motronic ME 7.1
Fuel Requirement Unleaded Super Plus, 98 RON (95 RON with slightly reduced engine power)
Emission System Two air-gap-insulated manifolds, two primary engine-bay catalytic converters, two underfloor main catalytic converters, cylinder-bank-selective lambda control with two heated oxygen sensors
CO2 mass emission, g/km 288
Engine weight ___
Power 380 horsepower @ 6100-7000 rpm
Torque 440 Nm @ 2,500 to 6,000 rpm
Max speed ___
Drive Train
Type Permanent quattro® four-wheel drive, automatically locking Torsen center differential, electronic differential lock (EDL) with manipulation of brakes at all driven wheels
Clutch Hydraulically-operated single dry-plate clutch with asbestos-free lining, dual-mass flywheel
Center Differential Torsen automatic and variable front to rear power proportioning
Transmission 6-speed manual gearbox, synchromesh o­n all gears
Gear Ratio: 1st












Type Rack and pinion, variable power assist
Ratio ?
Turns (lock to lock)
Turning circle (curb to curb) 16.2 m
Front Independent suspension, four-link front suspension with virtual steering axis, tubular anti-roll bar: twin-tube gas-filled shock absorbers and coil springs, tension stop springs, control arms with hydraulically damping mounts
Rear Double wishbones, anti-roll bar
Type Dual-circuit brake system with diagonally split, anti-lock brake system (ABS), brake servo, electronic brake-force distribution (EBV), ventilated disc brakes front and rear, twin-piston high-performance front brakes
Front, size and type 360 mm ventilated discs – dual-piston floating caliper
Rear, size and type 312 mm ventilated discs – single-piston floating caliper
Wheels & Tires
Wheel size 8.5 J x 18 cast aluminium wheels 9 spoke design – (also 7.5 J x 18 winter wheel)
Tire size 255/35 ZR 18 tires – (225/40 R 18 M+S winter tire)
Engine Oil (incl. filter) 6 quarts
Fuel Tank 62 liters
Cooling System (incl. heating) 6 liters
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase 2607 mm
Front Track 1549 mm
Rear Track 1530 mm
Overall length 4525 mm
Overall Width 1799 mm
Height (unloaded) 1386 mm
Ground clearance ___
Unladen weight in kg / gross weight limit in kg 1620 / 2170 mm
0-50 mph (0-80 kmh) ___
0-60 mph (0-100 kmh) 4.9 sec. (manufacturer’s claim)
Top estimated speed Electronically governed top speed: 250 km/h.
Fuel Economy
City 17.0
Overall 12.0
Standard Features
COMFORT/CONVENIENCE (items below are from the S4 Biturbo and may not all apply to the RS4)
Anti-theft alarm system with blinking theft deterrent light and interior monitoring sensors
Automatic climate control system with sun sensor and pollen/dust filter
Power Windows with o­ne-touch up and down for front windows, o­ne-touch down for rear windows and pinch protection for all windows
Retained accessory power for windows and sunroof
Convenience open feature for power windows
Convenience close feature for power and sunroof
Electronic cruise control with coast and speed resume features
Electronic outside mirrors with defog feature
Power central locking system including trunk and fuel door and selective unlocking
Heat ducts to rear seat area
Illuminated glove box, trunk, lighter/ashtrays
Folding ignition key with remote locking, selective unlock and panic functions
Right and Left illuminated vanity mirrors in sun visors
Front and rear reading lights
Fade-out feature for interior lights
Intermittent wiper mode with adjustable intervals
Tilt and telescoping steering column
Heated windshield washer nozzles
SEATING/TRIM (items below are from the S4 Biturbo and may not all apply to the RS4)
Driver and front passenger 10 way power Recaro sport seats with lumbar adjustment
3-spoke sport steering wheel with S4 emblem
Silk Nappa leather seat upholstery
Various levels of interior trim
Front seatback map pockets
Folding front center armrest with storage container
Rear center armrest with integrated first aid kit
Full center console with forward storage bin, including cupholders
60/40 split folding rear seat with locking seatback
Front and rear carpet floor mats
INSTURMENTATION (items below are from the S4 Biturbo and may not all apply to the RS4)
Backlit instrument cluster – fuel, oil temperature, voltometer and coolant temperature gauges, red illumination
Tachometer and electronic speedometer (320 kph)
Digital clock with date
Preparation wiring for hands-free Motorola cellular telephone
Driver information display with 6 function trip computer
170 Watt Bose sound system
___ speaker sound package
Sport appearance with unique RS4 badging, front grille, bumper, body trim and dual exhaust outlets
Aerodynamic 3 way xenon gas-discharged HID low beam headlights with automatic self leveling
18 inch cast alloy 9 spoke wheels
Tinted glass, dark tinted band at top of windshield
Clearcoat metallic paint at no extra charge
Protective body side moldings painted in body color
Anti-lock brake system (ABS 5.3)
Supplemental restraints: next generation driver and front passenger airbags
Driver and front passenger seat mounted chest seat airbags
Inflatable curtain head airbags for front and rear occupants
Front 3-point safety belts with height adjustment and automatic pre-tensioning
Rear 3-point safety belts for outboard positions with comfort adjustment and automatic pre-tensioning
Rear center lap belt
Child-safety rear door locks
Rear and right front passenger safety belts with Automatic Locking Retractors (ALR) for children/child seats
Locking front head restraints
First Aid kit in rear armrest
Full size spare with alloy wheel
Vehicle/paint/rust penetration warranty: 1 year unlimited distance / 3 years / 12 years
12 year limited warranty against corrosion perforation
2000 Exterior Colors
AVUS Silver (RS4 Exclusive) Misano Red (RS4 Exclusive)
Brilliant Black Goodwood Green
Nogaro Blue Imola Yellow
2000 Interior Colors