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1996 Volkswagen Passat (B5) 2.3 VR5 (150 Hp)

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Key specs

Volkswagen Passat Sedan 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000

What is the body type?Sedan, 4 Doors, 5 Seats
How fast is the car?220 km/h | 136.7 mph
0-100 km/h: 9.1 sec
0-60 mph: 8.6 sec
How much power?150 hp, 205 Nm
151.2 lb.-ft.
What is the engine size?2.3 l
2324 cm3
141.82 cu. in.
How many cylinders?5, Inline
What is the drivetrain?Front wheel drive
The ICE drives the front wheels of the vehicle
How long is this vehicle?4670 mm
183.86 in.
How wide is the vehicle?1740 mm
68.5 in.
What is the curb weigh?1335 kg
2943.17 lbs.
What is the gross weigh?1885 kg
4155.71 lbs.
How much trunk (boot) space?475 - 745 l
16.77 - 26.31 cu. ft.
How many gears?5
What type is the gearbox?manual transmission

Volkswagen Passat (B5) 2.3 VR5 (150 Hp) 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000 Specs

General information
BrandVolkswagen
Model Passat
Generation Passat (B5)
Modification (Engine) 2.3 VR5 (150 Hp)
Start of production 1996 year
End of production 2000 year
Powertrain Architecture Internal Combustion engine
Body type Sedan
Seats 5
Doors 4
Performance specs
Fuel consumption (economy) - urban 13.5 l/100 km 17.42 US mpg
20.92 UK mpg
Fuel consumption (economy) - extra urban 7.4 l/100 km 31.79 US mpg
38.17 UK mpg
Fuel Type Petrol (Gasoline)
Acceleration 0 - 100 km/h9.1 sec
Acceleration 0 - 62 mph9.1 sec
Acceleration 0 - 60 mph (Calculated by Auto-Data.net) 8.6 sec
Maximum speed 220 km/h 136.7 mph
Weight-to-power ratio 8.9 kg/hp
Engine specs
Power 150 hp @ 6000 rpm.
Power per litre 64.5 hp/l
Torque 205 Nm @ 3200 rpm. 151.2 lb.-ft. @ 3200 rpm.
Engine location Front, Longitudinal
Engine displacement 2324 cm3 141.82 cu. in.
Number of cylinders 5
Position of cylinders Inline
Cylinder Bore 81 mm 3.19 in.
Piston Stroke 90.2 mm 3.55 in.
Compression ratio 10.1
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Fuel System Multi-point indirect injection
Valvetrain DOHC
Space, Volume and weights
Kerb Weight 1335 kg 2943.17 lbs.
Max. weight 1885 kg 4155.71 lbs.
Max load 550 kg 1212.54 lbs.
Trunk (boot) space - minimum 475 l 16.77 cu. ft.
Trunk (boot) space - maximum 745 l 26.31 cu. ft.
Fuel tank capacity 62 l 16.38 US gal | 13.64 UK gal
Dimensions
Length 4670 mm 183.86 in.
Width 1740 mm 68.5 in.
Height 1460 mm 57.48 in.
Wheelbase 2700 mm 106.3 in.
Front track 1498 mm 58.98 in.
Rear (Back) track 1500 mm 59.06 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 Helical spring
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 195/65 R15
Wheel rims size 6J x 15
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