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2008 Volkswagen GLI GLI

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Showing the 2008 Volkswagen GLI GLI 4dr Sedan
$4,929-$10,257 Current Listing Price
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Overview

Seats 5
Door Count 4
Engine 200-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (premium)
Transmission 6-speed manual w/OD
Drivetrain FWD
Combined MPG 25
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 48 mo/50,000 mi

Colors

Exterior (6)
Campanella White
Deep Black Metallic
Laser Blue Metallic
Platinum Gray Metallic
Reflex Silver Metallic
Salsa Red
Interior (1)
Anthracite

Packages

Specifications

S
STANDARD
O
OPTIONAL
Front ventilated disc brakes S
Front and rear seatbelt pre-tensioners O
3 point rear center seatbelt S
Front seatbelt pre-tensioners S
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor S
Security system S
3 ABS channels S
Height adjustable front seatbelts S
Spare tire mounted inside under cargo S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Panic alarm S
Rear side-impact-impact airbag O
Immobilizer S
Traction control S
Brake assist S
Four-wheel ABS brakes S
Occupant sensing airbags S
Dual front side impact airbags S
ABS and driveline traction control S
Side Curtain Protection(TM) curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbag S
Full-size spare tire S
Remote keyless entry S
Brake assistance S
Rear side-impact airbag O
Dual front impact airbags S
Full size spare tire S
Anti-whiplash front head restraints S
Side-impact bars S
Adjustable front head restraints S
Daytime running lights S
Electronic stability S
Curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags S
Seat-mounted driver and passenger side-impact airbags S
Power door locks S
Four-wheel disc brakes S
Driver and passenger front-impact airbags S
Rear child safety locks S
ABS S
Manual adjustable front head restraints S
3 rear head restraints S
Engine 200-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (premium)
Transmission 6-speed manual w/OD
Transmission 6-speed auto-shift manual w/OD and auto-manual
Gasoline direct injection S
Ignition type electronic
Intercooled turbo S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Horsepower 200-hp @ 5,100 rpm
Variable valve control S
Fuel tank capacity 14.5 gal.
Aluminum cylinder head S
Fuel economy city 21 mpg
Torque 207 lbs.-ft. @ 1,800 rpm
# of valves 16
Engine oil cooler S
Engine orientation transverse
Engine liters 2.0
Cylinder configuration I-4
Fuel economy highway 29 mpg
Manual-shift auto O
Low emission vehicle S
Engine 2.0L I-4 DOHC 200hp turbo/supercharged
Battery-rundown protection S
Transmission electronic control O
6 speed manual transmission S
Sequential sport shift O
Automatic transmission 6 speed with auto-shift
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Single stainless steel exhaust S
Ultra low emission vehicle II S
Chrome tailpipe O
Mode select transmission O
Engine oil cooler S
Transmission oil cooler O
Front-wheel drive S
Battery amp hours (60Ah)
Overdrive S
Axle ratio 3.94
140-amp. alternator S
Transmission electronic control O
Overdrive O
Transmission gear ratio (6th) .93
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.10
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 3.36
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.99
Overdrive S
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.47
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.09
Transmission gear ratio (5th) 1.11
Transmission gear ratio (6th) .92
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.08
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 3.46
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.99
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.46
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.15
Transmission gear ratio (5th) 1.09
Alloy wheels S
Rack and pinion steering S
P225/40YR18.0 BSW performance tires O
Rear coil springs S
Speed-sensing electric power-assist rack-pinion steering S
Rear anti-roll bar S
18" wheels O
P225/40HR18.0 BSW performance AS tires O
P225/45HR17.0 BSW performance AS tires O
Independent front strut suspension w/anti-roll bar S
P225/45WR17.0 BSW performance tires S
Steel spare wheel S
Front anti-roll bar S
Wheel size 17"
Front tires 225/45R17
Independent rear multi-link suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Gas-pressurized front shocks S
Speed-sensing steering S
Power steering S
17" wheels S
Front coil springs S
Sport suspension S
Gas-pressurized rear shocks S
Four wheel independent suspension S
Wheel locks S
Chrome tip exhaust O
Front and rear mud flaps O
Front bumper with body-colored rub strip S
Body-colored door handles S
Fully galvanized steel body material S
Spoiler O
Power remote heated folding side-view door mirrors with turn signal indicator S
Turn signal indicator mirrors S
Heated door mirrors S
Power door mirrors S
4 doors S
Rear wing spoiler O
Rear cargo trunk
Body-colored front and rear bumpers S
Rocker panel extensions O
Rear lip spoiler O
Black grille S
Seatback storage pockets 2
Power windows with front and rear 1-touch down S
Dashboard storage S
Climatic manual air conditioning S
Power glass tilting and sliding sunroof O
Overhead console S
Power cargo access remote release S
Sunshade O
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror S
Air conditioning S
Mini overhead console with storage S
1-touch down S
Integrated key/remote S
Rear door bins S
Keyfob trunk/hatch/door release S
Sport steering wheel with manual tilting, manual telescoping S
Illuminated driver vanity mirror S
Air filter S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Trunk/hatch/door FOB controls S
Keyfob (all doors) remote keyless entry S
Front and rear cupholders S
Remote keyless entry S
Full floor console S
Console ducts S
Driver and passenger door bins S
Covered bin instrument-panel storage S
Full floor console with covered box S
1-touch up S
Power fuel remote release S
Driver's footrest S
Auto-locking doors S
Valet function S
12V DC power outlet 2
Power windows S
Retained accessory power S
2 12V DC power outlets S
Navigation system O
1st row express open/close sliding and tilting glass sunroof O
Locking glove box S
Rear cupholders S
Cruise control S
Illuminated driver and passenger-side visor mirrors S
Front cupholders S
Refrigerated/cooled box glovebox
Telescoping steering wheel S
Illuminated entry S
Tilt steering wheel S
Premium cloth upholstery S
Rear seat armrest storage S
Carpet cargo space S
Full cloth headliner S
Rubber front and rear floor mats O
Max seating capacity 5
Cargo net O
Aluminum instrument panel insert, door panel insert S
Front seats bucket
Height adjustable driver seat S
Rear seat fold-forward seatback S
Manual driver and passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Carpet front and rear floor mats S
Power 4-way driver and passenger lumbar support O
Cloth door panel trim S
Driver and passenger heated-cushions O
Floor mats S
Manual reclining driver and passenger seats S
Premium cloth front and rear seat upholstery S
Manual height-adjustable driver and passenger seats S
Driver lumbar support S
Rear bench seat S
Rear seat center armrest with pass-thru with storage S
Leather front and rear seat upholstery O
Carpet trunk lid/rear cargo door S
Sport steering wheel S
Passenger lumbar support S
Cargo light S
Chrome and aluminum interior accents S
6-way driver and passenger seat adjustments S
Front center armrest S
Leather/aluminum shift knob S
Rear seat center armrest S
Driver and passenger heated-seatbacks O
Rear 60-40 bench seat S
Carpet floor covering S
Leather upholstery O
Cargo tie-downs S
Leather steering wheel S
Vinyl/rubber cargo mat O
Max. seating capacity of 5 S
Height adjustable passenger seat S
Front sport seats S
Manual driver and passenger lumbar support S
Heated front seats O
Remote 6-disc CD changer O
Steering-wheel mounted audio controls S
10 premium speakers O
Radio grade SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite with seek-scan, 6-disc in-dash CD player S
Window grid antenna S
10 performance speakers O
Radio grade SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite with seek-scan O
Speed sensitive volume S
Diversity antenna S
Audio theft deterrent S
6-disc CD changer S
1 1st row LCD monitor O
Amplifier O
Console 6-disc remote CD O
Radio data system S
1st row LCD monitors 1
AM/FM radio S
Premium audio system S
10 speakers S
Speed-sensitive volume S
Steering wheel mounted audio controls S
MP3 decoder S
Low-fuel warning S
Variable intermittent wipers S
Auto-leveling headlights S
Bulb-failure warning S
Systems monitor S
Low-coolant warning S
Front reading lights S
Light-tinted windows S
Outside-temperature display S
Front fog lights S
Oil-pressure warning S
Trunk-ajar warning S
Dome light with fade S
Outside temperature display S
Variably intermittent wipers S
Low-tire-pressure warning S
Water temp. gauge S
Battery warning S
Low-washer-fluid warning S
Brake-fluid warning S
Brake pad wear S
Key-in-ignition warning S
Variable intermittent wipers with heating jets O
Trip computer S
Compass S
Lights-on warning S
Variable instrument panel lighting S
Trip odometer S
Analog display S
Rear window defroster S
Projector beam Bi-Xenon high intensity low/high beam headlamps S
Tachometer S
In-dash clock S
Light tinted windows S
High intensity discharge headlights S
Water-temp. warning S
Door-ajar warning S
Tire pressure sensors S
Heated front windshield wiper jets O
Wheelbase 101.5"
Front legroom 41.2"
Front headroom 38.5"
Maximum interior cargo volume 16.0 cu.ft.
Engine horsepower 200-hp @ 5,100 rpm
Interior cargo volume 16.0 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 91.0 cu.ft.
Engine bore x stroke 3.2" x 3.7"
Compression ratio 10.50 to 1
Engine type I-4
Payload 955 lbs.
Ground clearance (min) 137mm (5.4")
Valves 16
Front shoulder room 54.8"
Front tread 60.6"
Fuel economy highway 29 mpg
Rear headroom 37.2"
Engine torque 207 lbs.-ft. @ 1,800 rpm
Exterior body width 70.1"
Drag coefficient .33
Ground clearance (min.) 5.4"
Turning radius 17.9'
Rear shoulder room 53.1"
Rear legroom 35.4"
Curb weight 3,290 lbs.
Fuel tank capacity 14.5 gal.
Valvetrain DOHC
Engine displacement 121 cu.in.
Fuel economy city 21 mpg
Exterior length 179.3"
Exterior height 57.4"
Rear tread 59.8"
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 144/ unlimited
Basic warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Powertrain warranty (months/miles) 60/60,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000

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