Specs

Research 2008 Volkswagen Passat specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

Turbo 4dr Man Turbo FWD

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.5 x - TBD -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Pwr

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 35.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.6

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140

Engine

Engine Order Code
Engine Type Turbocharged gas I4
Displacement 2.0L/121
Fuel System FSI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5100-6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 207 @ 1800-5000

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Rear (in) 61.1
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 59.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.7
Length, Overall (in) 188.0
Wheelbase (in) 106.7
Track Width, Front (in) 61.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.2
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
Rear Door Opening Width (in)

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) 97.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.6
Second Leg Room (in) 37.7
Second Head Room (in) 38.6
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.7
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4
Front Head Room (in) 37.6

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.00
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4
Steering Type Electromechanical
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8

Summary

Body Style 4 Door Wgn
Vehicle Name Volkswagen Passat Wagon
Vehicle Name Volkswagen Passat Wagon

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) 4-link
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

Front Tire Size P215/55HR16
Spare Tire Size - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P215/55HR16
Rear Tire Size 235/45HR17
Front Tire Size 235/45HR17
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code

Trailering

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

Transmission

Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.93
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.11
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.10
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.47
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.09
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.36
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 6
Trans Order Code
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94/3.09
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.99

Vehicle

EPA Classification Mid-Size

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3338

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 X 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Alloy
Rear Wheel Material Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 X 7.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7