Volkswagen Passat Variant W8 4Motion
Model Year 2000 (Volkswagen Passat B5.5), D - Segment (Large family car)

drivers'

3.0

rating

Badges:
wagon
wagon
x 5
x 5
4 x 4
4 x 4
4.0 W8 32v
Nat. Asp.
Nat. Asp.
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on Volkswagen Passat Variant W8 4Motion

The German car first seen in 2000 and powered by a 8 - cylinder nat. asp. petrol unit, produced by Volkswagen. The engine offers a displacement of 4.0 litre matched to a 4 x 4 wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 6 or a automatic gearbox with 5 gears. Vehicle in question is a large family car with the top speed of 250km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 6.8s and consumping around 13.2 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Volkswagen

4.0 W8

displacement:
3999
cc
configuration:
8 - W config
 
valves:
32, 4 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Nat. Asp.
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
275
hp
torque:
370
Nm
Vehicle information - Volkswagen Passat
~70% score
produced:
2000. - 2005.
 
body style:
wagon
5 door
length:
4682
mm
width:
1746
mm
height:
1498
mm
boot:
495 - 1600
l
fuel tank:
62
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

G

category

manual gearbox

6 gears

average

13.2

l/100km

weight:
1730
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
6.8
s
top speed:
250
km/h
cons. (urban):
19.4
l/100km
cons. (highway):
9.6
l/100km
cons. (average):
13.2
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
317
g/km
Automatic gearbox performance

emission

G

category

automatic

5 gears

average

13.2

l/100km

weight:
1780
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
8.1
s
top speed:
250
km/h
cons. (urban):
19.4
l/100km
cons. (highway):
9.6
l/100km
cons. (average):
13.2
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
317
g/km

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EuroNCAP: ~70% occupant safety

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