Skip advert
Advertisement

VW Golf GTD Vs Audi A3 TDI - specifications

 VW Golf GTD TDIAudi A3 TDI Sportback
On the road price/total as tested£22,435/£25,890£22,120/£22,415
Residual value (after 3yrs/30,000)£10,525/46.9%£11,000/49.7%
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£808/£1,615£796/£1,593
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)£1,632/£2,721£1,690/£2,816
Ins. grp./quote/road tax band/cost30/N/A/E/£12026/£529/E/£120
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£195/£285/£385£190/£260/£340
Length/wheelbase4,213/2,578mm4,292/2,578mm
Height/width1,501/1,786mm1,423/1,765mm
Engine4cyl in-line/1,968cc4cyl in-line/1,968cc
Peak power 168/4,200 bhp/rpm168/4,200 bhp/rpm
Peak torque 350/1,750 Nm/rpm350/1,750 Nm/rpm
Transmission 6-spd manual/fwd6-spd manual/fwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel55 litres/sp. saver55 litres/sp. saver
Boot capacity (seats up/down) 350/1,305 litres370/1,100 litres
Kerbweight/payload/towing weightN/A1,335/560/1,400kg
Turning circle10.9 metres10.7 metres
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery3yrs (60k)/1yr3yrs (60k)/3yrs
Service intervals/UK dealersVariable/223Variable^^/135
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.16th (09)/23rd (08)11th (09)/16th (08)
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./points97/84/61/5 stars*4/3/1/72
0-60mph7.8 secs8.0 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th 3.0/5.1 secs3.1/5.2 secs
50-70mph in 5th/6th 5.8/7.9 secs5.9/7.7 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph 136mph/2,000rpm139mph/2,100rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 50.5/36.8/9.3m49.2/36.8/9.4m
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mph66/47/59/70dB67/45/61/71dB
Auto Express economy/range35.1mpg/425 miles33.9mpg/410 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 40.4/65.7/53.3mpg40.9/67.3/54.3mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket216/139g/km/18%223/139g/km/18%
Airbags/Isofix/parking sensorsSeven/yes/£540#Six/yes/£295
Auto box/stability/cruise control£1,310/yes/£210£1,420/yes/£210
Bluetooth connectivity/sat-nav £380/£1,570£375/£1,615
CD changer/MP3 compatibility £350^/£350^£260/yes
Climate ctrl/leather/heated seatsYes/£1,675**Yes/£980/£245
Met paint/xenon lights/keyless go£395/£1,025/no£490/£980/no
Skip advert
Advertisement
Skip advert
Advertisement

Most Popular

Car Deal of the Day: stylish Peugeot 2008 is a steal at an incredible £142 a month
Peugeot 2008 facelift - full front
News

Car Deal of the Day: stylish Peugeot 2008 is a steal at an incredible £142 a month

Buyers can snap up the Peugeot 2008 small SUV at a bargain price; it’s our Car Deal of the Day for 10 April at just £142 a month
10 Apr 2024
New Ford Focus ST Edition is Ford’s “most complete” hot hatch ever
2024 Ford Focus ST Edition - front tracking
News

New Ford Focus ST Edition is Ford’s “most complete” hot hatch ever

Ford is making big claims about its latest fast family car, which adds exclusive equipment but no more power
10 Apr 2024
Alfa Romeo Milano 2024 preview: walkaround, specs and full details
Alfa Romeo Milano - front 3/4 static
News

Alfa Romeo Milano 2024 preview: walkaround, specs and full details

Alfa Romeo re-entered the small SUV sector with the new Milano offered in pure electric and petrol forms
13 Apr 2024