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2009 Volkswagen GLI

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Specs

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4dr Sedan Man

Brakes

Brake Type Pwr
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.3 x 0.98
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 0.47
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.0

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.6

Electrical

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

Emissions

EPA Greenhouse Gas Score - TBD -

Engine

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

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.8
Track Width, Front (in) 60.6
Height, Overall (in) 57.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1
Length, Overall (in) 179.3
Wheelbase (in) 101.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2
Front Head Room (in) 38.5
Second Leg Room (in) 35.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.1
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 91
Second Head Room (in) 37.2

Mileage

Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) - TBD -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 (Est)

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.00
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.2
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -

Summary

Vehicle Name Volkswagen GLI
Body Style 4 Door Sdn

Suspension

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

Tires

Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P225/40R18
Front Tire Size P225/45WR17
Rear Tire Size P225/40R18
Rear Tire Size P225/45WR17
Spare Tire Size Compact

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer 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)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.64

Vehicle

EPA Classification Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3290

Wheels

Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Material Alloy
Rear Wheel Material Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7