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2006 Volkswagen GTI specs & colors

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2006 Volkswagen GTI

Showing the 2006 Volkswagen GTI 2dr HB 1.8T Manual *Ltd Avail*

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Key specs

Color options

Interior

Slate Blue


Cypress / Dark Cypress


Packages

Specifications

EPA Classification Compact
Rear Wheel Size 17 x 7 in
Spare Wheel Size 17 x 7 in
Front Wheel Material Alloy
Spare Wheel Material N/A
Front Wheel Size 17 x 7 in
Rear Wheel Material Alloy
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Engine Type Gas I4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 180 @ 5500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 173 @ 1950-5000
Displacement 1.8L/109
Cruising Range - City 348.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 24 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 449.50 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 31 MPG
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.65
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.30
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Trans Type 5
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.94
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 9.1 x 0.35 in
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.3 x 0.98 in
Brake Type Pwr
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 14.5 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.04
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 35.8 ft
Front Tire Size P225/45HR17
Rear Tire Size P225/45HR17
Spare Tire Size P225/45HR17
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 2934 lbs
Track Width, Rear 58.8 in
Front Head Room 38.6 in
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Front Leg Room 41.5 in
Front Hip Room N/A in
Length, Overall 164.9 in
Wheelbase 98.9 in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 68.3 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.1 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Liftover Height N/A in
Second Head Room 37.4 in
Passenger Volume 88 ft³
Front Shoulder Room 53.7 in
Track Width, Front 59.6 in
Second Leg Room 33.5 in
Height, Overall 56.7 in
Second Shoulder Room 52.7 in
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up 18.0 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down 41.8 ft³
Digital electronic ignition w/knock sensor Standard
P225/45HR17 all-season tires Standard
Height-adjustable/telescopic/theft-deterrent steering column Standard
Front seatback pockets Standard
Air conditioning w/pollen/dust filter Standard
Remote hatch/fuel door releases Standard
Independent MacPherson strut front suspension Standard
Leather hand brake grip Standard
1.8L DOHC SMPI 20-valve turbocharged I4 engine Standard
Molded door trim w/cloth inserts Standard
Traction control w/electronic differential lock (EDL) Standard
Traction control w/electronic differential lock (EDL) Standard
Immobilizer theft-deterrent system Standard
Roof-mounted black whip antenna Standard
Headlamps-on warning tone Standard
Front & rear side curtain protection Standard
Fully reclining heated front sport cloth bucket seats w/4-way adjustable headrests, height adjusters, easy-entry feature Standard
Folding front center armrest w/storage compartment Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Fully carpeted luggage compartment-inc: lamp, pwr outlet, removable cover Standard
Blue backlit instrumentation-inc: speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip odometer, temp/fuel gauges, warning lights, digital clock, brake wear indicator Standard
Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams Standard
Driver & front passenger side-impact airbags Standard
Body-color front & rear bumpers w/black lower section Standard
(4) cargo tie-down hooks Standard
Front & rear coil springs/stabilizer bars Standard
Rear intermittent wiper/washer Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Dash-mounted retractable front cup holders Standard
Center console-inc: rubber-lined rear compartment w/rear ash tray, auxiliary pwr outlet, (2) front/(1) rear cup holders Standard
Illuminated lockable glove box Standard
Pwr windows-inc: driver-side 1-touch up/down feature, pinch protection Standard
(2) front/(2) rear assist handles Standard
Rear child seat tether anchorage points w/markings (LATCH) Standard
Dual exhaust pipes Standard
Front door storage pockets w/rubber lining Standard
120-amp alternator Standard
Remote keyless entry Standard
Third center sunvisor Standard
Body-color door handles Standard
Body-color pwr heated mirrors Standard
Full-size spare wheel/tire Standard
**ALL STANDARDS ARE 2006 UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED** Standard
Pwr front vented, rear solid disc brakes Standard
Interior dome lamp w/time delay Standard
3-point front & rear seat belts w/height adjusters Standard
Mirror control pad w/joystick control Standard
Central pwr locking system-inc: automatic pwr door locks, key-operated window open/close, selective unlocking from front doors Standard
Collapsible steering column Standard
Dual-note horn Standard
Covered illuminated visor vanity mirrors Standard
Front & rear gas shock absorbers Standard
Independent torsion beam axle rear suspension Standard
Front & rear sport suspension Standard
14.5 gallon fuel tank Standard
Cruise control Standard
City 24/hwy 31 (1.8L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Audible/visible anti-theft vehicle alarm system for doors/hood/hatch/radio/ starter Standard
Open door warning/courtesy lamps Standard
Rear heating/air conditioning ducts Standard
60/40 split/fold rear seat w/height-adjustable head restraints for all seating positions Standard
3-spoke padded leather-wrapped steering wheel Standard
(2) front/(2) rear reading lamps Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Tinted green glass w/gray shade band on upper windshield Standard
Body-color side moldings Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/OD Standard
Leather shift knob Standard
Front & rear floor mats Standard
Darkened tail lamp lenses Standard
Body-color grille w/center logo Standard
Integrated armrests in door/side panels Standard
Seat belt reminder & fuel cap seal warning Standard
17" x 7" alloy wheels w/anti-theft wheel locks Standard
60-amp/hr battery Standard
CD changer preparation-inc: wiring harness, mounting shelf Standard
Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Premium AM/FM stereo w/cassette/CD player-inc: CD changer controls, (8) speakers Standard
Non-smoker pkg-inc: pwr outlet, ash tray Standard
Front seat pretensioners & load limiters Standard
Rear window defroster Standard
2-speed variable intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard

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