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Selected Style 2-Door HB GLS Turbo Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB Turbo Manual GLS 25 31 $17,554 $19,275
2-Door HB Turbo Automatic GLS 23 29 $18,418 $20,150
2-Door HB Manual GLX 20 28 $20,829 $22,900
2-Door HB GL Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB Manual GL 24 31 $13,904 $14,900
2-Door HB Automatic GL 22 29 $14,768 $15,775
2-Door HB TDI Manual GL 42 49 $15,101 $16,195
4-Door HB Manual GLS 24 31 $15,244 $16,350
2-Door HB TDI Automatic GL 34 44 $15,965 $17,070
4-Door HB Automatic GLS 22 29 $16,108 $17,225
4-Door HB TDI Manual GLS 42 49 $16,214 $17,400
4-Door HB Turbo Manual GLS 25 31 $16,675 $17,900
4-Door HB TDI Automatic GLS 34 44 $17,078 $18,275
4-Door HB Turbo Automatic GLS 23 29 $17,539 $18,775
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,554
$13,904
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,275
$14,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
$321 / month
$248 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 25 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.7 53.7
Second Head Room (in) 36.5 37.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.7 51.7
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.3
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 33.3 33.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 85 88
Front Head Room (in) 37.1 38.5
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 3.9 3.9
Length, Overall (in) 163.3 163.3
Height, Overall (in) 56.7 56.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.8 58.8
Wheelbase (in) 98.9 98.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.3 68.3
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6 59.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 18.0 18.0
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.1 x - TBD - 9.1 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x - TBD - 11.3 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 14.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.8 15.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.1 35.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2 3.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/65HR15 P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size P195/65HR15 P195/65R15
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/65HR15 P195/65R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2906 2723
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.7 5.8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System Turbocharged SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 155 @ 1750 122 @ 2600
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.8L/108.6 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5700 115 @ 5200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 31
Transmission
Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.94 3.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.94 2.12
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94 4.24
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.30 3.78
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 3.39
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.36
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Hatchback 2 Door Hatchback GL
Vehicle Name Volkswagen GTI Volkswagen Golf
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.71
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam Torsion Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.79
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
 
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