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Volkswagen Passat (B5) - Technical Specs, Fuel consumption, Dimensions
Volkswagen Passat (B5) - Technical Specs, Fuel consumption, DimensionsVolkswagen Passat (B5) - Technical Specs, Fuel consumption, DimensionsVolkswagen Passat (B5) - Technical Specs, Fuel consumption, DimensionsVolkswagen Passat (B5) - Technical Specs, Fuel consumption, Dimensions

Fuel consumption & economy, Dimensions, technical data
(1996-2000) Volkswagen Passat (B5) 2.3 VR5 (150 Hp) Automatic

General information

BrandVolkswagen
Model Passat
Generation Passat (B5)
Modification (Engine) 2.3 VR5 (150 Hp) Automatic
Start of production 1996 year
End of production 2000 year
Body type Sedan
Seats 5
Doors 4

Performance specs

Fuel consumption (economy) - urban 15.1 l/100 km 15.58 US mpg
18.71 UK mpg
Fuel consumption (economy) - extra urban 7.2 l/100 km 32.67 US mpg
39.23 UK mpg
Fuel Type Petrol (Gasoline)
Acceleration 0 - 100 km/h 10.7 sec
0 - 60 mph (Calculated by Auto-Data.net) 10.2 sec
Maximum speed 214 km/h 132.97 mph

Engine specs

Power 150 hp @ 6000 rpm.
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.
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

Drive wheel Front wheel drive
Number of Gears (automatic transmission) 5
Front suspension Helical spring
Rear suspension Helical spring
Front brakesVentilated discs
Rear brakesDisc
ABS yes
Steering type Steering rack
Power steering Hydraulic Steering
Tires size 195/65 R15
Wheel rims size 6J x 15

What is the body type?

Sedan, 4 Doors, 5 Seats

How fast is the car?

214 km/h | 132.97 mph
10.7 sec 0-100 km/h
10.2 sec 0-60 mph

How much power?

150 hp, 205 Nm | 151.2 lb.-ft.

What is the drivetrain?

Front wheel drive

What is the engine size?

2.3 l | 2324 cm3 | 141.82 cu. in.

How many cylinders?

5, Inline

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?

automatic transmission

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