2001 Volkswagen Cabrio GL specs & colors

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Color options


Slate Blue

Medium Grey



EPA Classification Sub-Compact

Front Wheel Size 14 x 6 in
Rear Wheel Size 14 x 6 in
Spare Wheel Size Compact in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material N/A

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90

Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 5400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 122 @ 3200

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 31 MPG
Cruising Range - City 328.80 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 24 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 424.70 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi

Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive
Trans Type 5
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.46
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.94
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.29
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.17
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.67

Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion-Beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.0 x 0.79 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 8.90 x 0.39 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 13.7 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal

Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.8
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.17
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 32.8 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft

Front Tire Size P195/60HR14
Rear Tire Size P195/60HR14
Spare Tire Size Compact

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs

Base Curb Weight 2825 lbs

Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Volume 82 ft³
Front Head Room 38.7 in
Front Leg Room 42.3 in
Front Shoulder Room 54.1 in
Front Hip Room N/A in
Second Head Room 36.6 in
Second Leg Room 31.1 in
Second Shoulder Room 46.5 in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Wheelbase 97.4 in
Length, Overall 160.4 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 66.7 in
Height, Overall 56.0 in
Track Width, Front 57.6 in
Track Width, Rear 56.2 in
Min Ground Clearance 4.4 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Trunk Volume 8.0 ft³

Pwr-assisted rack & pinion steering Standard
Glass rear window w/electric defogger Standard
Illuminated front ashtray Standard
Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system Standard
Auto locking trunk lid Standard
Front/rear coil springs/telescopic shock absorbers Standard
2-speed intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Front seat storage trays Standard
3-spoke leather-wrapped padded steering wheel w/height-adjustable steering column Standard
LEV (Low Emission Vehicle) concept Standard
13.7 gallon fuel tank Standard
Instrumentation-inc: speedometer, trip odometer, tachometer, fuel/temp gauges Standard
Rear seat heating/air cond ducts Standard
Luggage compartment floor covering/light Standard
Pwr-assisted front vented/rear solid disc brakes Standard
Body-color integrated bumpers w/black lower section Standard
Dual body color remote heated side mirrors Standard
Heated windshield washer nozzles Standard
Digital clock Standard
Lockable rear folding seat w/integrated headrests & trunk mounted release Standard
Cloth reclining front sport seats w/height adjustment Standard
Tinted glass Standard
Fully padded 6-layer manually operated vinyl convertible top Standard
Independent MacPherson strut front suspension w/stabilizer bar Standard
Black flexible whip antenna Standard
Roll bar Standard
Remote trunk release Standard
Clutch/starter interlock Standard
Open door warning/courtesy lights Standard
Folded top boot cover Standard
Air conditioning w/pollen/dust filter Standard
Body-color body-side molding/door handles/2-bar grille Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/OD Standard
Roll bar Standard
Premium AM/FM stereo cassette w/anti-theft coding, 8-speaker system Standard
2-way adjustable front seat headrests Standard
P195/60HR14 all-season tires Standard
Headlights-on warning tone Standard
Center console-inc: rear lockable compartment w/padded lid, rear cup holder, rear ashtray receptacle w/red insert Standard
2.0L SOHC SMPI 4 cyl engine Standard
Clear lens halogen headlamps w/light weight, chip resistant polycarbonate lens Standard
Interior dome light Standard
Trunk storage net for roof cover/boot Standard
Anti-theft vehicle alarm system Standard
Collapsible steering column Standard
Molded door trim w/cloth inserts, integrated armrests Standard
3-point front/rear seat belts w/emergency locking retractors Standard
Anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Digital electronic ignition w/knock sensor Standard
Independent torsion beam axle rear suspension Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Anti-intrusion side door beams Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
City 24/hwy 31 (2.0L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Front/rear floor mats Standard
14" x 6.0" black steel wheels w/full wheel cover Standard
Front door storage pockets Standard
90 amp alternator Standard
Space-saver spare tire Standard
Dual tone horn Standard
60 amp/hr battery Standard
Leatherette wrapped parking brake handle Standard
Electric rear window defroster Standard
Anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Dual covered illuminated visor vanity mirrors Standard
Pwr central locking system-inc: selective unlocking at front doors, key operated opening/closing for pwr windows Standard

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