Audi A1 : Premium Hatchback

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2013 Audi A1 is the least priced stylish upcoming Audi car of this year. Get fresh details about its specifications, interiors, exteriors and other.

Audi A1

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Engine Specifications

Audi A1 is loaded with four cylinder TFSI engine with 1200cc displacement. It has maximum power delivering capability of 86Bhp and peak torque of about 160Nm @ 3500rpm. It’s a turbocharged engine with direct fuel injection system.

Body and Design

Audi A1 is a very beautiful hatchback car. The fact that it is priced much less than the other Audi cars have increased its popularity and demand. The car is 3910mm long, 1750mm wide and 1400mm high. Its body color front and rear bumpers. It has single front upper grille that dominates its nose. It has xenon headlamps with sports LED daytime running lights.

Its beautiful exteriors grabs anyone’s attention on the road. It also gives a very enhanced driving experience.

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Interiors and comfort

Audi A1 is the lowest price luxurious car from Audi. It has AC with dual zone climate control. The car has seating capacity of 4 persons. It has optional leather seating. It has dash integrated music system. The door mirrors both side are electric. It has folding seats and the driver seating arrangement is electric. Its steering wheel is wrapped in leather. Steering is electrically assisted. The car is very spacious. The dashboard contains has low tire pressure indicator, low fuel indicator, & average speed indicator. MUST VISIT : 2013 Audi tt

Fuel Economy

Audi A1 gives 11 kmpl mileage on city roads and 15kmpl on highway. It has top speed of 179kmph and can accelerate from 0-100kmph in just 12.2 seconds. The engine is mated with 5 speed manual transmission.

Brakes and Suspension

Audi A1 has front and rear disc brakes. Disc brakes are highly desirable in luxury vehicles. Anti-lock braking system(ABS) and Electronic Brake Distribution(EBD) are provided for more efficient braking. Audi has implemented very effective braking system in upcoming A1 car. Driving has become much more easy here.

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Front side has Independent McPherson strut suspension with lower triangular wishbone and rear suspension is coupled with torsion beam axle.

Safety features

Audi A1 implements good safety measures. However, it lags behind in safety when compared with other Audi cars. It has front side 2 airbags, standard side airbags and head airbags. All the front and rear seats are provided with seat belts. The car has ABS, EBD, ESP, child safety locks, parking sensors, fog lamps, cruise control features.

Price and Availability

Audi A1 is available in 3 beautiful variants – Aud A1, Audi A1 1.4 & Audi A1 Diesel 1.6.

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Engine Specs,

Displacement, 1197cc

Power, 86Bhp

Torque, 160Nm @ 3500rpm

Engine Type, longitudinal inline 4


Valve per cylinder, 4(DOHC)

Copmpression ratio, 10.0:1

Transmission type, manual

Gears, 6




Length, 3910mm


Height, 1400mm

Ground clearance, 121mm

Front track, 1477mm

Rear track, 1471mm

Kerb weight, 1125kg

Wheel size, 195/50 R16




Fuel Capacity,45Liters

Seating capacity, 5(2+3)

Boot space,



Fuel Economy,

Mileage (Highway),15kmpl

Mileage (City),11kmpl

CO2 emissions,118g/km

0-60mph, 11.9secs

Top Speed, 179mph



Brakes & Suspension,

Brakes (front), Disc brakes

Brakes (rear), Disc brakes

Suspension (front), McPherson struts with lower wishbone & anti-roll bar

Suspension (rear), torsion beam with shock absorber & tubular anti-roll bar



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Maintenance and Warranty,

Maintenance distance, 100000kms

Service intervals, 15000

Service indicator, yes

Warranty, 1 year unlimited kms;  3 year pain;t 12 years anti-corrosion; 5 year/100000km


The new Audi A1 2013 will be launched in the mid of 2013 with a base price of $26,500.

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