THE AUTO CHANNEL:   TACH Home | Auto News | Reviews | Media | Forums | Classifieds

USED CAR BUYER'S GUIDE


Fuel Economy | Crash Results | Recalls | Service Bulletins | Site Map

SUV    Sedan    Truck    Van    Convertible   Coupe    Wagon   Luxury    Hybrid      CUV
Compar-A-Graphs:    Rank-By-Specs    or  4-Car Comparison
Click to print
Compare Cars Side by Side on
Capacities and Dimensions


Vehicle 1998 Audi A6 Series 4dr Wgn Quattro AWD 1997 Saturn 4dr Wagon SW1 Auto
General
Body Style 5 Door Wagon 4 Door Wagon
Drivetrain All-Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
EPA Classification Small Station Wagon Compact
Vehicle A6 SW1 Wagon
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.2 66.7
Battery
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F n/a 525
Maximum Capacity (amps) 120 96
Brake System
ABS System Four-Wheel n/a
Brakes Front Yes Yes
Brakes Rear Yes n/a
Drum n/a Yes
Drum Diam x Width (in) n/a 7.9 x 1.2
Rear disc brake rotor diameter x thickness (in) 9.6 x - TBD - n/a
Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x - TBD - 9.9 x 0.7
Type of Brakes Pwr-Assisted Power
Drive Train
Displacement (CC) 2.8L/169 1.9L/116
EPA Fuel Economy Est (MPG) 19 27
Final Drive Ratio 4.330 4.060
Fuel Capacity (gal) 19.8 12.2
Fuel System SEFI SPFI
Horsepower @ RPM 172 @ 5500 100 @ 5000
Hwy EPA Fuel Economy Estimate (MPG) 24 34
Torque @ RPM 184 @ 3000 114 @ 2400
Total System Capacity (qts) 12.7 7.0
Transmission Speeds 4 4
Transmission Type Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Transmission Type Description Line 2 Electronic Electronic
Type of Engine Gas V6 Gas L4
Exterior
Base Curb Weight (lb) 3847 2420.2
Overall Length (in) 192.6 176.9
Overall Width (in) 58.4 54.5
Wheelbase (in) 106.0 102.4
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Cargo Height n/a 32.3
Cargo Width - Wall n/a 48.4
Cargo Width - Wheel n/a 36.0
Liftover Height (in) n/a 25.2
Rear Door Opening (in), Height n/a 25.1
to Seat 1 65.5 n/a
to Seat 1 n/a 58.2
to Seat 2 n/a 29.8
to Seat 2 33.9 n/a
Width n/a 39.7
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 38.4 39.3
Hip room front (in) n/a 50.7
Leg room front (in) 42.4 42.5
Passenger Volume 91.4 91.8
Seating capacity - Standard 7 5
Second seat head room (in) 39.1 38.7
Second seat hip room (in) n/a 51.6
Second seat leg room (in) 34.2 32.8
Second seat shoulder room (in) 56.3 53.5
Shoulder room front (in) 56.5 54.3
Suspension
Front suspension w/Stabilizer Bar w/Stabilizer Bar
Ground Clearance (in) 4.8 5.7
Rear shock absorber diameter (mm) n/a 28
Rear Suspension Independent Independent
Rear suspension type line 2 Coil Spring n/a
Shock Absorber Diameter (mm) n/a 28
Stabilizer Bar Diameter (in) n/a 1.0
Track Front 60.1 56.8
Track Rear 60.0 56.0
Tires and Wheels
Rear tire size P195/65R15 P175/70R14
Rear wheel size (in) 15 x 7 14 x 5
Rear wheel type Aluminum Steel
Spare tire size n/a T115/70R14
Spare wheel size (in) n/a 14 x 4
Spare wheel type n/a Steel
Towing
Dead Weight Hitch-Max. Tongue Load n/a 150
Tow Capacity Standard n/a 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch (lb) n/a N/A
Wt. Distributing Hitch-Max. Tongue Load n/a N/A
Turning Radius
Lock to Lock Turns 3.1 3.0
Steering Diameter Left 34.8 37.1






Fuel Economy | Crash Results

Compar-A-Graphs:
4 Car Comparison | Rank-by-Specs
THE AUTO CHANNEL: Auto Channel Home | Auto News | Car Reviews | Media Library | Forums | Classifieds