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2008 Volkswagen GTI specs & colors

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2008 Volkswagen GTI

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Medium Mocha



EPA Classification Compact
Front Wheel Size 17 x 7 in
Rear Wheel Size 17 x 7 in
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Engine Type Gas Turbocharged I4
Displacement 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5100-6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 207 @ 1800-5000
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 29 MPG
Cruising Range - City 319.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 22 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 420.50 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 6
Trans Description Cont. DSG w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.46
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.15
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.46
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.08
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.92
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.98
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.06/3.14
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) 4-link
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 12.28 x 0.98 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.26 x 0.47 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 15.6
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.01
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 35.8 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Front Tire Size 225/45HR17
Rear Tire Size 225/45HR17
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 3213 lbs
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume 93.1 ft³
Front Head Room 39.3 in
Front Leg Room 41.2 in
Front Shoulder Room 54.8 in
Front Hip Room N/A in
Second Head Room 38.5 in
Second Leg Room 35.3 in
Second Shoulder Room 53.1 in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Wheelbase 101.5 in
Length, Overall 165.8 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 69.3 in
Height, Overall 58.4 in
Track Width, Front 60.4 in
Track Width, Rear 59.7 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.6 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up 14.7 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down N/A ft³
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Front/rear sport suspension w/stabilizer bars Standard
Pwr front vented, rear solid disc brakes w/red calipers Standard
Remote keyless entry Standard
Multi-function trip computer-inc: trip time, trip length, average trip speed, average trip fuel consumption, current fuel consumption, miles to empty, radio station display, personalizing functions Standard
Pwr windows-inc: front windows w/driver side 1-touch up/down feature, pinch protection, key-operated open/close feature Standard
Front/rear floor mats Standard
Sirius satellite radio Standard
Collapsible steering column Standard
2.0L DOHC FSI 16-valve turbocharged I4 engine Standard
Front/rear side curtain protection Standard
3-point safety belts w/front height adjusters, pretensioners, load limiters Standard
3-spoke leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping steering wheel w/audio controls Standard
Interior dome lamp w/time delay, (2) front reading lamps Standard
Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams Standard
Independent MacPherson strut front suspension Standard
Temporary use spare tire Standard
Front halogen projector lens foglights Standard
Electronic brake-pressure distribution (EBD) Standard
Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system Standard
Front center armrest w/storage compartment Standard
P225/45HR17 summer performance tires Standard
Immobilizer theft-deterrent system Standard
17" "Denver" alloy wheels Standard
Sliding visors w/covered illuminated vanity mirrors Standard
Independent 4-link rear suspension Standard
HID xenon headlights Standard
Alloy pedals Standard
Rear window defroster Standard
Child safety rear door locks Standard
Audible/visible anti-theft vehicle alarm system Standard
Compass Standard
8-way manual front leather sport bucket seats w/4-way pwr lumbar Optional
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Cruise control Standard
Electro-mechanical variable assist pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Electronic stabilization program w/anti-slip regulation (ASR) Standard
Body-color heated pwr mirrors w/integrated turn signals Standard
Driver & front passenger side-impact airbags Standard
Leather shift knob Standard
60/40 split/folding rear seat w/height-adjustable head restraints for all seating positions, center armrest w/(2) cup holders, pass-through Standard
Buckle switch sensor for passenger airbag suppression Standard
Body-color rear spoiler located above rear hatch Standard
LATCH child restraint system Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Center console-inc: auxiliary pwr outlet, (2) front cup holders Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Rear heating/air conditioning ducts Standard
6-speed direct shift gearbox w/OD, Tiptronic, sport mode, launch control Optional
Front wheel drive Standard
Variable intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Hydraulic brake assist (HBA) Standard
Body-color bumpers Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Dual exhaust tips Standard
Body-color door handles Standard
Remote hatch/fuel door releases Standard
Air conditioning w/pollen filter Standard
Premium VII AM/FM stereo w/in-dash 6-disc CD changer/MP3 player-inc: (10) speakers, auxiliary input jack Standard
Electronic stabilization program w/anti-slip regulation (ASR) Standard
Tire pressure monitoring system Standard
Outside temp gauge Standard

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