Specs

Research 1999 Volkswagen Passat specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

GLS 4dr Sedan GLS Manual

Brakes

Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.6 x 0.39
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x 0.98

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 15

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.9

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -

Engine

Fuel System SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 155 @ 1750
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 1.8L/109
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5700

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.1
Track Width, Front (in) 59.0
Height, Overall (in) 57.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.5
Length, Overall (in) 184.1
Wheelbase (in) 106.4

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5
Front Head Room (in) 39.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.8
Second Leg Room (in) 35.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.6
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 95
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Passenger Capacity 5

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.3
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4

Summary

Vehicle Name Volkswagen Passat
Vehicle Name Volkswagen Passat
Body Style 4 Door Sedan

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Four-link
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -

Tires

Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P195/65R15
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size P195/65R15

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.12
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.50
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.70
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Vehicle

EPA Classification Mid-Size

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3120

Wheels

Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6

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