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Specs

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S 1.8T 4-Door S Manual

Brakes

Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 22.8
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 52.7

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 480

Emissions

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 6.0

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ 4500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 184 @ 1600
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4
Displacement 1.8 L/110
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection

Exterior Dimensions

Length, Overall (in) 167.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.8
Track Width, Front (in) 61
Height, Overall (in) 57.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.8
Wheelbase (in) 103.8

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 41.2
Second Head Room (in) 38.1
Second Leg Room (in) 35.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 93.5
Passenger Capacity 5

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36

Steering

Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8

Summary

Vehicle Name Volkswagen Golf
Body Style Hatchback

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut

Tires

Spare Tire Size Compact
Rear Tire Size P195/65HR15
Rear Tire Size P225/40HR18
Front Tire Size P225/40HR18
Front Tire Size P195/65HR15
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code

Transmission

Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.60
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.66
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.87
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.12
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.78
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.39

Vehicle

EPA Classification Compact Cars

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2963

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 X 6
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 X 6
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum