When did the Audi A4 Avant come out?
In 1997, Audi was the first European car manufacturer to put a hybrid vehicle into mass production, the third generation Audi duo, then based on the A4 Avant. The next A4, internally designated Typ 8E, debuted on 10 October 2000, now riding on the Volkswagen Group B6 (PL46) platform.
How many stars does an Audi A4 get?
In the Euro NCAP safety and crash tests, the Audi B5 A4 received 3 stars for front- and side-impact protection, but the last star is flagged to indicate that the driver may be subjected to a high risk of chest injury in the side impact.
How many generations of the Audi A4 are there?
The A4 has been built in five generations and is based on the Volkswagen Group B platform. The first generation A4 succeeded the Audi 80. The automaker’s internal numbering treats the A4 as a continuation of the Audi 80 lineage, with the initial A4 designated as the B5-series, followed by the B6, B7, B8, and the B9.
How much horsepower does an Audi A4 have?
A turbocharged 1.8T version produced 150 PS (110 kW; 148 bhp) and 210 N⋅m (155 lb⋅ft) torque. Moreover, a quattro GmbH special edition of the B5 1.8T was later available in Germany and Europe, for which the engine’s power output was raised to 180 PS (132 kW; 178 bhp) and 235 N⋅m (173 lb⋅ft).
The previous Audi A4 used Typ codes 8EC, 8ED, 8EH (depending on whether it was a saloon, Avant or cabriolet) and was produced between 2005 and 2008. If you are unsure of your Audi’s specific model please refer to your handbook. It is not uncommon for people to also use the Volkswagen Group platform code when referring to a specific model.
Which is the correct wheel size for an Audi?
Please scroll down for our Audi wheel fitment guide / fitting chart. Our fitment guide can be used when purchasing new wheels for your Audi, to determine which wheel sizes (e.g. 18″, 19″, 20″ etc.) will fit your vehicle and the wheel’s specific dimensions.
What kind of platform does the Audi A4 have?
The Audi A4 (8K) may also be referred to as the Audi A4 B8. This simply means that it is the model of Audi A4 based on the Volkswagen Group (Audi/Seat/VW) B8 Platform. You can find out more about platform codes here.