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2012 Volkswagen Golf

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Pastel Pebble Beige



EPA Classification Compact
Front Wheel Size 15 x 6.0 in
Rear Wheel Size 15 x 6.0 in
Spare Wheel Size Compact in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140
Engine Type Gas I5
Displacement 2.5L/151
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ 5700
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 177 @ 4250
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 33 MPG
Cruising Range - City 333.50 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 23 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 26 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 478.50 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
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.78
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.12
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.60
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.65
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Not Available
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Not Available
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.3 x 1.0 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.2 x 0.5 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 14.5 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 35.7 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Front Tire Size 195/65R15
Rear Tire Size 195/65R15
Spare Tire Size Compact
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 2968 lbs
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume 93 ft³
Front Head Room 39.3 in
Front Leg Room 41.2 in
Front Shoulder Room 54.7 in
Front Hip Room N/A in
Second Head Room 38.5 in
Second Leg Room 35.5 in
Second Shoulder Room 52.8 in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Wheelbase 101.5 in
Length, Overall 165.4 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 70.3 in
Height, Overall 58.3 in
Track Width, Front 60.7 in
Track Width, Rear 59.6 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.4 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up 15.0 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down 46.0 ft³
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Body-colored pwr heated side mirrors -inc: integrated turn signals, joystick control Standard
Chrome button for parking brake lever Standard
8-way cloth manual front sport seats -inc: easy entry system, lumbar support, optimized head restraints Standard
Manual climatic A/C w/pollen filter Standard
5-speed manual transmission -inc: clutch starter interlock, hydraulic clutch Standard
Adjustable intermittent front wipers Standard
Driver/front passenger side thorax airbags Standard
15" steel wheels w/wheel covers Standard
Height-adjustable front 3-point safety belt -inc: pre-tensioners w/load limiters Standard
Molded shift knob & break handle Standard
Immobilizer III theft-deterrent system Standard
Remote pwr door locks -inc: auto locking feature, center locking system Standard
Center dome light w/time delay -inc: 2 reading lights Standard
Dual front airbags Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Pwr-assisted front vented disc brakes w/rear solid disc brakes -inc: 4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes (ABS) Standard
Tire pressure monitoring system Standard
2.5L DOHC 20-valve SMPI I5 engine Standard
Independent front MacPherson struts w/stabilizer bar Standard
Metallic-appearance interior trim Standard
Anti-intrusion side door beams Standard
Anti-theft vehicle alarm system Standard
Rear cargo cover Standard
Remote keyless entry -inc: rear hatch release & panic button Standard
3-spoke tilt/telescoping steering wheel -inc: theft-deterrent collapsible steering column, Blinker control stalk w/lane-change feature Standard
4-link independent rear suspension -inc: coil springs, telescopic shock absorbers, stabilizer bar Standard
P195/65R15 all-season tires -inc: temporary spare tire Standard
AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player -inc: (8) speakers, WMA compatible Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Front/rear side curtain airbags -inc: buckle switch Standard
Front door storage pockets Standard
Driver and front passenger illuminated visor vanity mirrors Standard
Rear wiper Standard
Body-colored trim molding Standard
Electronic stability control (ESC) Standard
Plastic loading edge protection Standard
Black grille Standard
Integrated armrest in front door panels Standard
Body-colored front/rear bumpers Standard
Emergency locking retractors Standard
Dual tone horn Standard
Engine braking assist (EBA) Standard
Electronic differential lock (EDL) Standard
Rear 3-point safety belts -inc: interlock feature Standard
Front seatback storage pockets Standard
Emergency trunk release Standard
(2) front cupholders Standard
Crash-optimized front end Standard
Dual exhaust tips Standard
Fully carpeted/lined luggage compartment Standard
Air vents in instrument panel Standard
Electromechanical variable-assist pwr steering Standard
Hydraulic Brake Assist (HBA) Standard
Center console w/front open storage compartment Standard
Highline illuminated instrument cluster -inc: compass, outside temperature display, trip computer, brake pad wear indicator Standard
Auxiliary audio input Standard
Pwr windows w/driver side 1-touch feature -inc: pinch protection Standard
Electronic brake-force distribution (EBD) Standard
Electric rear window defroster Standard
Cruise control Standard
Body-colored door handles Standard
Intelligent crash response system (ICRS) Standard
Molded door trim w/cloth inserts Standard
Hard shell battery box protection Standard
Non-smokers pkg -inc: pwr outlet w/plug, storage receptacle w/insert Standard
Luggage compartment light Standard
60/40 split-folding rear seat -inc: height adjustable head restraints Standard
Anti-slip regulation (ASR) Standard
Soft opening lockable glovebox Standard
(2) aux pwr outlets Standard
LATCH child restraint system Standard
Window diversity antenna Standard

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