Volkswagen Golf 2.8 V6 4Motion
Model Year 1998 (Volkswagen Golf IV), C - Segment (Small family car)

drivers'

4.0

rating

Badges:
hatchback
hatchback
x 5
x 5
4 x 4
4 x 4
2.8 V6 24v
Nat. Asp.
Nat. Asp.
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on Volkswagen Golf 2.8 V6 4Motion

The German car first seen in 1998 and powered by a 6 - cylinder nat. asp. petrol unit, produced by Volkswagen. The engine offers a displacement of 2.8 litre matched to a 4 x 4 wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 6 gears. Vehicle in question is a small family car with the top speed of 235km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 7.1s and consumping around 10.8 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Volkswagen

2.8 V6

displacement:
2792
cc
configuration:
6 - V config
 
valves:
24, 4 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Nat. Asp.
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
204
hp
torque:
270
Nm
Vehicle information - Volkswagen Golf
~70% score
produced:
1998. - 2003.
 
body style:
hatchback
5 door
length:
4149
mm
width:
1735
mm
height:
1439
mm
boot:
330 - 1184
l
fuel tank:
55
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

G

category

manual gearbox

6 gears

average

10.8

l/100km

weight:
1420
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
7.1
s
top speed:
235
km/h
cons. (urban):
15.5
l/100km
cons. (highway):
8.1
l/100km
cons. (average):
10.8
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
259
g/km

Pros & Cons compared to direct rivals

safety
comfort
practicality
performance
economy
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Safety results for Volkswagen Golf

EuroNCAP: ~70% occupant safety

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