Volkswagen Golf Variant 1.9 TDI
Model Year 1998 (Volkswagen Golf IV), C - Segment (Small family car)

drivers'

3.0

rating

Badges:
wagon
wagon
x 5
x 5
Front
Front
1.9 L4 8v
Turbo
Turbo
Diesel
Diesel

Basic info on Volkswagen Golf Variant 1.9 TDI

The German car first seen in 1998 and powered by a 4 - cylinder turbo diesel unit, produced by Volkswagen. The engine offers a displacement of 1.9 litre matched to a front wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 5 or a automatic gearbox with 4 gears. Vehicle in question is a small family car with the top speed of 193km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 11.3s and consumping around 5.0 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Volkswagen

1.9 TDI AJM

displacement:
1896
cc
configuration:
4 - Inline
 
valves:
8, 2 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Turbo
 
fuel type:
Diesel
 
power:
115
hp
torque:
285
Nm
Vehicle information - Volkswagen Golf
~70% score
produced:
1998. - 2003.
 
body style:
wagon
5 door
length:
4397
mm
width:
1735
mm
height:
1473
mm
boot:
460 - 1470
l
fuel tank:
55
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

C

category

manual gearbox

5 gears

average

5.0

l/100km

weight:
1280
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
11.3
s
top speed:
193
km/h
cons. (urban):
6.6
l/100km
cons. (highway):
4.1
l/100km
cons. (average):
5.0
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
135
g/km
Automatic gearbox performance

emission

E

category

automatic

4 gears

average

6.4

l/100km

weight:
1303
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
12.8
s
top speed:
190
km/h
cons. (urban):
9.1
l/100km
cons. (highway):
4.9
l/100km
cons. (average):
6.4
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
173
g/km

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Safety results for Volkswagen Golf

EuroNCAP: ~70% occupant safety

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