2002 Volkswagen Golf 2-Door HB Manual GL Specs

2-Door HB Manual GL
MSRP based on 2-Door HB GL Manual

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 24 mpg City/31 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas I4, 2.0L
EPA Class Compact
Style Name 2dr HB GL Manual
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style 2dr Car
Transmission 5-speed manual transmission w/OD


EPA Classification Compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2771
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.7
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 38.6
Second Leg Room (in) 33.5
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.0
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 98.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.8
Height, Overall (in) 56.7
Length, Overall (in) 164.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 18.0
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 41.8

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31

Performance Specs

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 5200
Displacement 2.0L/122
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 122 @ 2600
Fuel System SMPI
Engine Type Gas I4
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.12
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.60
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.78
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.24
Trans Order Code NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.0 x 0.87
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.13 x 0.35
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.04
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.6
Rear Tire Size P195/65HR15
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size P195/65HR15
Front Tire Size P195/65HR15
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.83
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.71
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear Independent

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front No
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
3-point front/rear seat belts w/emergency locking retractors
Collapsible steering column
Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
Dual tone horn


Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Years 4
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 12
Drivetrain Miles/km 60,000
Drivetrain Years 5
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 50,000
Roadside Assistance Years 4

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.5
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
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