Volkswagen Golf Variant 1.4 TSI
Model Year 2012 (Volkswagen Golf VII), C - Segment (Small family car)

drivers'

3.0

rating

Badges:
wagon
wagon
x 5
x 5
Front
Front
1.4 L4 16v
Turbo
Turbo
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on Volkswagen Golf Variant 1.4 TSI

The German car first seen in 2012 and powered by a 4 - cylinder turbo petrol unit, produced by Volkswagen. The engine offers a displacement of 1.4 litre matched to a front wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 6 or a dual clutch gearbox with 7 gears. Vehicle in question is a small family car with the top speed of 218km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 8.6s and consumping around 5.4 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Volkswagen

1.4 TFSI CDGA

displacement:
1390
cc
configuration:
4 - Inline
 
valves:
16, 4 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Turbo
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
150
hp
torque:
240
Nm
Vehicle information - Volkswagen Golf
94% score
produced:
2012. - 2016.
 
body style:
wagon
5 door
length:
4657
mm
width:
1799
mm
height:
1451
mm
boot:
605 - 1620
l
fuel tank:
50
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

C

category

manual gearbox

6 gears

average

5.4

l/100km

weight:
1278
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
8.6
s
top speed:
218
km/h
cons. (urban):
6.8
l/100km
cons. (highway):
4.5
l/100km
cons. (average):
5.4
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
123
g/km
Automatic gearbox performance

emission

B

category

dual clutch

7 gears

average

5.1

l/100km

weight:
1293
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
8.6
s
top speed:
218
km/h
cons. (urban):
6.3
l/100km
cons. (highway):
4.5
l/100km
cons. (average):
5.1
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
118
g/km

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Safety results for Volkswagen Golf

EuroNCAP: 94% occupant safety

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