Volkswagen Pickup Factory Specifications

Custom Search
VW Pickup outline/overall dimensions (mm)
VW Pickup Outline and Overall DImensions (in mm)

Vehicle Specifications:

GENERAL
Vehicle manufacturer Volkswagen of America, Westmorland, PA
Body type 2-pass., 2-door pickup
Drive system Transverse front engine,
front drive
Base price $7,400.00
Major options on test car .... A/C, AM/FM stereo, metallic paint, sliding rear window
Price as tested $8,390.00
ENGINE
Type Inline tour, liquid cooled, cast iron block, cast aluminum head
Displacement 105 cu in. (1715 cc)
Bore & stroke 3.13 x 3.40 in. (79.5 x
86.4 mm)
Compression ratio 8.2:1
Induction system Bosch CIS fuel injection
Valvetrain SOHC
Crankshaft Cast. 5 main bearings
Maximum engine speed 6350 rpm
Maximum power (SAE net) 74 at 5000 rpm
Maximum torque (SAE net) 89.6 at 3000 rpm
Emission control EGR, 3-way catalyst, oxygen sensor
Recommended fuel 87 RON unleaded
DRIVETRAIN
Transmission 5-speed manual
Transmission ratios
(1st) 3.45:1
(2nd) 1.94:1
(3rd) 1.29:1
(4th) 0.91:1
(5th) 0.71:1
Axle ratio 3.89:1
Final drive ratio 2.76:1
CAPACITIES
Crankcase 4.7 qts
Cooling system 7.3 qls
Fuel tank 15.0 gals
SUSPENSION
Front MacPherson struts, coil springs
Rear Solid axle, leaf springs, telescopic shocks
STEERING
Type Rack and pinion
Ratio 20.8:1
Turns, lock-to-lock 3.90
Turning circle, curb-to-curb 35.1 ft
BRAKES
Front 9.4-in, discs
Rear 7.89-in, drums
Swept area 249 6 sq in
WHEELS AND TIRES
Wheel size 13 x 5 in.
Wheel type Pressed steel
Tire size P165/75R13
Tire manufacturer & model. Michelin XZX
Tire construction Steel-belted radial
DIMENSIONS
Curb weight 2174 lb
Weight distribution (%), F/R 65/35
Wheelbase 103.3 in.
Overall length 168.3 in.
Overall width 63.6 in.
Overall height 53.4 in.
Track, F/R 54.2/54.5 in.
Minimum ground clearance 4.6 in.
CALCULATED DATA
Power-to-weight ratio 27 5 tb/hp
Brake swept area toweight ratio 229.6 sq in./ton
FUEL ECONOMY (mpg)
EPA rating 27
Test average 25.20