2011 Volkswagen GTI specs & colors

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Medium flint



EPA Classification Compact

Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size 17 x 7.0 in
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size 17 x 7.0 in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 480

Displacement 2.0L/121
Engine Type Gas Turbocharged I4
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 207 @ 1800-5000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5100-6000

Cruising Range - City 304.50 mi
Cruising Range - Hwy 449.50 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 21 MPG
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 31 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 25 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.11
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.47
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.93
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.99
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Type 6
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.09
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.10
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94/3.09
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.36

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 12.28 x 0.98 in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.26 x 0.47 in
Brake Type Pwr
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 14.5 gal

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.01
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 35.8 ft

Front Tire Size 225/45HR17
Spare Tire Size Compact
Rear Tire Size 225/45HR17

Dead Weight 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
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs

Base Curb Weight 3034 lbs

Passenger Volume 93.5 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down 46.0 ft³
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Head Room 39.3 in
Front Hip Room N/A in
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up 15.1 ft³
Second Leg Room 35.5 in
Height, Overall 57.8 in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Front Shoulder Room 54.6 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Second Shoulder Room 53.1 in
Second Head Room 38.5 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.0 in
Track Width, Rear 59.7 in
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Length, Overall 165.8 in
Front Leg Room 41.2 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 70.0 in
Track Width, Front 60.4 in
Wheelbase 101.5 in

Cross differential system (XDS) Standard
Height adjustable front 3-point safety belts w/pretensioners, load limiters Standard
Hard shell battery box protection Standard
Engine braking assist (EBA) Standard
Sliding visors w/covered illuminated vanity mirrors Standard
Remote keyless entry Standard
Auxiliary audio input Standard
Electronic brake-pressure distribution (EBD) Standard
Roof console w/integrated sunglasses holder Standard
Child safety rear door locks Standard
Luggage compartment light Standard
Chrome interior door handles Standard
Electric rear window defroster Standard
Adjustable front center armrest w/storage compartment Standard
Cloth seat trim Standard
Temporary use spare tire Standard
SIRIUS satellite radio w/3-month trial Standard
Black front grille -inc: honeycomb mesh & red surrounding strip Standard
Fog lights Standard
Immobilizer theft-deterrent system Standard
Leather brake handle & shift knob Standard
Front seatback storage pockets Standard
Rear window wiper Standard
Body-color rear roof spoiler Standard
6-speed manual transmission w/OD -inc: clutch starter interlock, hydraulic clutch, cable shift mechanism Standard
Cruise control Standard
Pwr windows -inc: front windows w/driver side 1-touch up/down feature, pinch protection Standard
Leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping sport steering wheel Standard
Center console -inc: (2) front cup holders, front open storage compartment Standard
2.0L DOHC FSI 16-valve turbocharged I4 engine Standard
Front/rear carpeted floor mats Standard
Window diversity antenna Standard
Dual polished exhaust tips -inc: sound generator Standard
Brushed aluminum footrest & pedal covers Standard
Inside hatch grip Standard
Headlights-on warning tone Standard
Front door storage pockets Standard
Heat-insulated glass Standard
Metallic door trim Standard
Fully galvanized sheet metal Standard
Electronic differential lock (EDL) Standard
Collapsible steering column Standard
225/40R18 all-season tires Standard
18" "Detroit" alloy wheels Standard
Highline instrument cluster -inc: multi-function trip computer, compass, brake pad wear indicator, seatbelt reminder, fuel cap seal warning, illumination for controls & gauges Standard
Non-smokers pkg -inc: pwr outlet w/plug, storage receptacle w/insert Standard
Emergency trunk release Standard
Electro-mechanical variable assist pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Anti-theft vehicle alarm system -inc: panic button Standard
Body-color heated pwr mirrors -inc: integrated turn signals, blinker control stalk w/lane-change feature Standard
Front side-thorax airbags Standard
Interior dome lamp w/time delay, (2) front reading lamps Standard
Crash optimized front end Standard
Climatic air conditioning -inc: air-conditioning in center console Standard
Rear cargo cover Standard
Adjustable intermittent windshield wipers w/heated washer nozzles Standard
Air vents in instrument panel Standard
Body-color moldings Standard
Mirror control pad w/joystick controls Standard
LATCH child restraint system Standard
Front/rear side curtain airbags Standard
Sport front/side/rear valences -inc: textured black sport side skirts Standard
Body-color exterior door handles Standard
Rear passenger ventilation for heat Standard
Remote central pwr locking system -inc: auto locking feature Standard
Integrated armrest in front door panels Standard
GTI sport suspension w/vehicle lowering -inc: independent front MacPherson struts w/stabilizer bar & fully independent rear four-link suspension w/coil springs, telescopic shock absorbers & stabilizer bar Standard
Hydraulic brake assist (HBA) Standard
(2) aux pwr outlets Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
60/40 split-folding rear seat -inc: height-adjustable head restraints for all seating positions, (2) cup holders, pass-through, interlock feature, center armrest Standard
Halogen headlamps -inc: clear/lightweight/chip-resistant polycarbonate lenses Standard
Plastic loading edge protection Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Theft-deterrent steering column Standard
Buckle switch Standard
Dual tone horns Standard
(2) trunk tie-down hooks -inc: 1 in each corner Standard
Electronic stabilization program (ESP) w/anti-slip regulation (ASR) Standard
Intelligent crash response system (ICRS) Standard
8-way manual heated front sport bucket seats -inc: optimized head restraints, easy-entry system, lumbar support, emergency locking retractors for all seating positions Standard
Pwr front vented, rear solid disc brakes w/red calipers Standard
Body-color bumpers Standard
Dual front airbags Standard
AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player -inc: (8) speakers, media device interface (MDI), Bluetooth connectivity Standard
Soft-opening lockable glovebox Standard
Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams Standard
Tire pressure monitoring system Standard

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