2003 Volkswagen Passat 4-Door Sedan 4MOTION Automatic W8 Specs

4-Door Sedan 4MOTION Automatic W8

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 18 mpg City/25 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas W8, 4.0L
EPA Class Mid-Size
Style Name 4dr Sdn W8 4MOTION Auto
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission 5-speed automatic transmission w/4MOTION, Tiptronic & OD

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3953
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 37.8
Second Leg Room (in) 35.3
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 57.7
Front Leg Room (in) 41.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 92
Second Head Room (in) 37.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.8
Second Hip Room (in) 56.7
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 106.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.4
Height, Overall (in) 57.5
Length, Overall (in) 185.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.8
Track Width, Front (in) 59.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 10

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.1
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25

Performance Specs

Engine
Displacement 4.0L/244
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 273 @ 2750
Fuel System SMPI
Engine Type Gas W8
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 270 @ 6000
Transmission
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.67
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.50
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.00
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.10
Trans Description Cont. Again w/Tiptronic
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.6 x 0.87
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 x 1.18
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size T125/70R18
Front Tire Size P215/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P215/55HR16
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Alloy
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Four-link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -

Safety Features

Safety
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 Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
Driver/front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
Driver/front passenger side-impact airbags
Side Curtain Protection
Front color-keyed 3-point height-adjustable seat belts
Rear color-keyed outboard 3-point seat belts
Front/rear seat belt emergency tensioning retractors
Rear seat interlock
Child seat lower attachment points & top tether, rear outboard...
Child safety locks on rear doors
Internal emergency release trunk handle w/location reflector
Traction control-inc: Electronic Stabilization Program (ESP)
Collapsible steering column
Anti-intrusion side door beams
Daytime running lights
Dual-note horn

Warranty

Warranty
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
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Trailering
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