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Is the 1.8TQ heavier than the S3?

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by adamf200, Aug 4, 2010.

  1. adamf200

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    Someone mentioned in a post that the A3 1.8 T-Sport Quattro is a heavy car.
    Is it heavier than the S3 quattro?
     
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  3. s3dave

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    no but it has the smaller turbo
     
  4. Speedy Steve

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    leather weighs more than fabric lol
     
  5. finesse

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    No, S3 has extra wieght from

    Recaros
    extra intercooler
    bodykit
    heavier (bigger) brakes
     
  6. Matt82

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    and most importantly BIGGER TURBOT
     
  7. Dani_B19

    Dani_B19 Audi-sports own special child.

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    The QS is still a heavy car though, isnt it high 1300kg's!
     
  8. Welly

    Welly VX220 SC Driver :)

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    Yeah, she's a pie eater.....

    But then again, it handles very well, and you have the benefit of the Quattro, so not all points down.
     
  9. Matt82

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    i mk4 gtis are like 1280kg. and then you add extras. ive got lots of them

    its a wonder "modern" cars even move!
     
  10. badger5

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    thats what Big turbos are for
     

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