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2017 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen

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S 1.8T S Manual


Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
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
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 30.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 30.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 66.5


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


Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 6.3


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

Exterior Dimensions

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.9
Track Width, Front (in) 61
Height, Overall (in) 58.3
Length, Overall (in) 179.8
Wheelbase (in) 103.5

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.9
Second Leg Room (in) 35.6
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2
Front Head Room (in) 38.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.9
Second Head Room (in) 38.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94.3
Passenger Capacity 5


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 35


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


Vehicle Name Volkswagen Golf SportWagen
Body Style Wagon


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


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


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


EPA Classification Small Station Wagon

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3063


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