Volkswagen Passat 2.8 V6 4Motion
Model Year 2000 (Volkswagen Passat B5.5), D - Segment (Large family car)

drivers'

3.9

rating

Badges:
sedan
sedan
x 4
x 4
4 x 4
4 x 4
2.8 V6 30v
Nat. Asp.
Nat. Asp.
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on Volkswagen Passat 2.8 V6 4Motion

The German car first seen in 2000 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 5 or a automatic gearbox with 5 gears. Vehicle in question is a large family car with the top speed of 238km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 7.8s and consumping around 10.7 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Volkswagen

2.8 V6 30v

displacement:
2771
cc
configuration:
6 - V config
 
valves:
30, 5 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Nat. Asp.
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
193
hp
torque:
280
Nm
Vehicle information - Volkswagen Passat
~70% score
produced:
2000. - 2005.
 
body style:
sedan
4 door
length:
4703
mm
width:
1746
mm
height:
1462
mm
boot:
475 - 800
l
fuel tank:
62
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

G

category

manual gearbox

5 gears

average

10.7

l/100km

weight:
1499
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
7.8
s
top speed:
238
km/h
cons. (urban):
15.3
l/100km
cons. (highway):
8.0
l/100km
cons. (average):
10.7
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
257
g/km
Automatic gearbox performance

emission

G

category

automatic

5 gears

average

11.0

l/100km

weight:
1549
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
9.8
s
top speed:
233
km/h
cons. (urban):
16.3
l/100km
cons. (highway):
7.9
l/100km
cons. (average):
11.0
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
264
g/km

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Safety results for Volkswagen Passat

EuroNCAP: ~70% occupant safety

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