Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet 1.8
Model Year 1998 (Volkswagen Golf IV), C - Segment (Small family car)

drivers'

3.0

rating

cabriolet
cabriolet
x 2
x 2
Front
Front
1.8 L4 8v
Nat. Asp.
Nat. Asp.
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet 1.8

The German car first seen in 1998 and powered by a 4 - cylinder nat. asp. petrol unit, produced by Volkswagen. The engine offers a displacement of 1.8 litre matched to a front wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 5 gears. Vehicle in question is a small family car with the top speed of 163km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 15.5s and consumping around 7.7 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Volkswagen

1.8 AAM

displacement:
1781
cc
configuration:
4 - Inline
 
valves:
8, 2 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Nat. Asp.
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
75
hp
torque:
140
Nm
Vehicle information - Volkswagen Golf
~70% score
produced:
1998. - 2003.
 
body style:
cabriolet
2 door
length:
4081
mm
width:
1695
mm
height:
1425
mm
boot:
270 - 448
l
fuel tank:
55
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

E

category

manual gearbox

5 gears

average

7.7

l/100km

weight:
1130
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
15.5
s
top speed:
163
km/h
cons. (urban):
10.9
l/100km
cons. (highway):
5.9
l/100km
cons. (average):
7.7
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
185
g/km

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Safety results for Volkswagen Golf

EuroNCAP: ~70% occupant safety

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