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Audi
A4
1996
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1996 Audi A4 Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 1996 Audi A4 specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1996 Audi A4 warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$26,500
Invoice *
$23,300
Engine
2.8L V-6 172 HP 184.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 5-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
19.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
27.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/50,000
Engine
2.8L V-6 172 HP 184.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 5-spd auto w/OD
Alternator
120 amp
Battery
70 amp
Axle Ratio
3.70 / 3.20 / 3.89 / 4.11
Recommended Fuel Type
premium unleaded
Fuel Tank
16.4 gal.
Exhaust
stainless steel
Drive Type
front-wheel / full-time all wheel
Limited Slip Differential
limited slip differential
Traction Control
ABS

Steering and Suspension

Front Suspension
multi-link
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Rear Suspension
semi-independent torsion beam beam
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil
Steering
rack & pinion
Brakes
4-wheel disc
Vented Disc Brakes
front
Wheels
16.0 " silver aluminum
Front Tires
P205/55HR16.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel

Seating and Interior

Seating Capacity
5
Front Seat Type
bucket
Heated Front Seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion
Front Armrests
center w/storage
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
(8-way power)
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
2-way
Rear Seats
50-50 bucket
Rear Headrests
fixed
Rear Armrests
center / center with pass-thru and skibag
Seat Trim
cloth / leather / leatherette
Door Trim
cloth w/carpet lower
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear
Dashboard Insert
simulated wood
Gear Shift Knob Trim
leather

Comfort and Conveniences

Sunroof
power
Vanity Mirrors
dual illuminated
Rearview Mirror
day-night
Dome Light
fade
Reading Lights
front
Floor Console
full
Seatback Storage
2
Door Bins
dual
Rear Door Bins
rear door bins
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light
Climate Control
automatic air conditioning
Air Filter
air filter
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts
Radio
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan / brand AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
Speakers
6
Radio Theft Deterrent
radio theft deterrent
Cruise Control
cruise control
Door Locks
power
Heated Door Locks
heated door locks
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors)
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
power
Remote Fuel Flap Release
power
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
rear child safety door locks
Cell Phone
pre-wiring
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Oil Pressure Gauge
oil pressure gauge
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Volt Gauge
voltmeter gauge
Exterior Temperature
exterior temperature
Steering Wheel
telescopic tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather
Front Windows
power
Rear Windows
power
Tinted Windows
light
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Heated Front Wipers
jets
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front
Security System
security system

Dimensions and Capacities

Door Count
4 doors
Exterior Length
178.0 "
Exterior Width
68.2 "
Exterior Height
55.8 "
Wheelbase
103 "
Curb Weight
2,976 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.30
Front Legroom
41.3 "
Rear Legroom
33.4 "
Front Headroom
38.1 "
Rear Headroom
36.8 "
Front Hiproom
56.3 "
Rear Hiproom
55.2 "
Front Shoulder Room
54.7 "
Rear Shoulder Room
53.4 "
Passenger Volume
88 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume
13.7 cu.ft.

Exterior Features

Bumpers
body-colored
Bodyside Moldings
body-colored
Grille Moldings
black
Paint
monotone / clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote heated
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/50,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
120/unlimited
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/50,000
Maintenance Months/Miles
36/50,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 1996 Audi A4 safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.

Style
Frontal Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Frontal Rating:

5% or less chance of injury

6% to 10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 25% or less chance of injury

26% or greater chance of injury

Side Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Side Rating:

10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 35% or less chance of injury

36% to 45% or less chance of injury

46% or greater chance of injury

Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Safety section.

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