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1999 Volkswagen Golf IV (1J1) 2.3 VR5 (170 Hp)

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Key specs

Volkswagen Golf Hatchback 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003

What is the body type?Hatchback, 3/5 Doors, 5 Seats
What is the fuel economy?8.7 l/100 km
27.04 US mpg
32.47 UK mpg
How fast is the car?224 km/h | 139.19 mph
0-100 km/h: 8.2 sec
0-60 mph: 7.8 sec
How much power?170 hp, 220 Nm
162.26 lb.-ft.
What is the engine size?2.3 l
2324 cm3
141.82 cu. in.
How many cylinders?5, V engine
What is the drivetrain?Front wheel drive
The ICE drives the front wheels of the vehicle
How long is this vehicle?4149 mm
163.35 in.
How wide is the vehicle?1735 mm
68.31 in.
What is the curb weigh?1249 kg
2753.57 lbs.
What is the gross weigh?1770 kg
3902.18 lbs.
How much trunk (boot) space?330 - 1184 l
11.65 - 41.81 cu. ft.
How many gears?5
What type is the gearbox?manual transmission

Volkswagen Golf IV (1J1) 2.3 VR5 (170 Hp) 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 Specs

General information
BrandVolkswagen
Model Golf
Generation Golf IV (1J1)
Modification (Engine) 2.3 VR5 (170 Hp)
Start of production 1999 year
End of production 2003 year
Powertrain Architecture Internal Combustion engine
Body type Hatchback
Seats 5
Doors 3/5
Performance specs
Fuel consumption (economy) - urban 12.4 l/100 km 18.97 US mpg
22.78 UK mpg
Fuel consumption (economy) - extra urban 6.6 l/100 km 35.64 US mpg
42.8 UK mpg
Fuel consumption (economy) - combined 8.7 l/100 km 27.04 US mpg
32.47 UK mpg
Fuel Type Petrol (Gasoline)
Acceleration 0 - 100 km/h8.2 sec
Acceleration 0 - 62 mph8.2 sec
Acceleration 0 - 60 mph (Calculated by Auto-Data.net) 7.8 sec
Maximum speed 224 km/h 139.19 mph
Weight-to-power ratio 7.3 kg/hp
Engine specs
Power 170 hp @ 6200 rpm.
Power per litre 73.1 hp/l
Torque 220 Nm @ 3300 rpm. 162.26 lb.-ft. @ 3300 rpm.
Engine location Front, Transverse
Engine displacement 2324 cm3 141.82 cu. in.
Number of cylinders 5
Position of cylinders V engine
Cylinder Bore 81 mm 3.19 in.
Piston Stroke 90.2 mm 3.55 in.
Compression ratio 10.8
Number of valves per cylinder 4
Fuel System Multi-point indirect injection
Valvetrain DOHC
Space, Volume and weights
Kerb Weight 1249 kg 2753.57 lbs.
Max. weight 1770 kg 3902.18 lbs.
Max load 521 kg 1148.61 lbs.
Trunk (boot) space - minimum 330 l 11.65 cu. ft.
Trunk (boot) space - maximum 1184 l 41.81 cu. ft.
Fuel tank capacity 55 l 14.53 US gal | 12.1 UK gal
Dimensions
Length 4149 mm 163.35 in.
Width 1735 mm 68.31 in.
Height 1444 mm 56.85 in.
Wheelbase 2511 mm 98.86 in.
Front track 1513 mm 59.57 in.
Rear (Back) track 1494 mm 58.82 in.
Drivetrain, brakes and suspension specs
Drivetrain Architecture The ICE drives the front wheels of the vehicle
Drive wheel Front wheel drive
Number of Gears (manual transmission) 5
Front suspension Wishbone
Rear suspension Helical spring
Front brakesVentilated discs
Rear brakesDisc
Assisting systemsABS (Anti-lock braking system)
Steering type Steering rack
Power steering Hydraulic Steering
Tires size 205/55 R16 W
Wheel rims size R16
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