Skip to main content

2012 Volkswagen GTI Autobahn specs & colors

$29,995
Starting MSRP
Current listing price
2012 Volkswagen GTI Autobahn

Showing the 2012 Volkswagen GTI 2dr HB Man Autobahn

Shop Now

Key specs

Color options

Interior

Charcoal black


Medium flint


Packages

Specifications

EPA Classification Compact Cars
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size 18 x -TBD- in
Front Wheel Size 18 x -TBD- in
Spare Wheel Size Compact in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5100-6000
Displacement 2.0L/121
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas I4
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 207 @ 1800-5000
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 449.50 mi
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 31 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 25 MPG
Cruising Range - City 304.50 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 21 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.64
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.10
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.93
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94/3.09
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.36
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.09
Trans Type 6
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.47
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.11
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Not Available
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Not Available
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.3 x 0.5 in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 12.3 x 1.0 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Pwr
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 14.5 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 35.8 ft
Spare Tire Size Compact
Rear Tire Size 225/40R18
Front Tire Size 225/40R18
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 3034 lbs
Front Leg Room 41.2 in
Front Hip Room N/A in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Second Shoulder Room 53.1 in
Track Width, Rear 59.7 in
Wheelbase 101.5 in
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up 15.3 ft³
Passenger Capacity 5
Second Head Room 38.5 in
Front Head Room 39.3 in
Height, Overall 57.8 in
Length, Overall 165.8 in
Passenger Volume 93.5 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down 46.0 ft³
Width, Max w/o mirrors 70.0 in
Track Width, Front 60.4 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.0 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Front Shoulder Room 54.6 in
Second Leg Room 35.5 in
Body-color heated pwr mirrors -inc: integrated turn signals, blinker control stalk w/lane-change feature Standard
Front/rear side curtain airbags Standard
Dual tone horns Standard
Front door storage pockets Standard
Front/rear carpeted floor mats Standard
6-speed manual transmission w/OD -inc: clutch starter interlock, hydraulic clutch, cable shift mechanism Standard
Child safety rear door locks Standard
Electric rear window defroster Standard
Brushed aluminum footrest & pedal covers Standard
Center console -inc: (2) front cup holders, front open storage compartment Standard
Pwr windows -inc: front windows w/driver side 1-touch up/down feature, pinch protection Standard
Buckle switch Standard
Fog lights Standard
Touchscreen navigation system Optional
Intelligent crash response system (ICRS) Standard
Engine braking assist (EBA) Standard
Interior dome lamp w/time delay, (2) front reading lamps Standard
** PRELIMINARY STANDARD EQUIPMENT ** Standard
225/40R18 all-season tires Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Rear window wiper Standard
(2) aux pwr outlets Standard
Body-color rear roof spoiler 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
Cross differential system (XDS) Standard
Auxiliary audio input Standard
Height adjustable front 3-point safety belts w/pretensioners, load limiters Standard
Emergency trunk release Standard
Electro-mechanical variable assist pwr rack & pinion steering 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
Body-color exterior door handles Standard
Dual polished exhaust tips -inc: sound generator Standard
Front seatback storage pockets Standard
Fully galvanized sheet metal Standard
Headlights-on warning tone Standard
Front side-thorax airbags Standard
(2) trunk tie-down hooks -inc: 1 in each corner Standard
Rear cargo cover Standard
Xenon headlamps w/adaptive frontlight system (AFS) Optional
Climatic air conditioning -inc: air-conditioning in center console Standard
Emergency trunk release Standard
Theft-deterrent steering column Standard
Adjustable intermittent windshield wipers w/heated washer nozzles Standard
Roof console w/integrated sunglasses holder Standard
Electronic stabilization program (ESP) w/anti-slip regulation (ASR) Standard
Inside hatch grip Standard
Halogen headlamps -inc: clear/lightweight/chip-resistant polycarbonate lenses Standard
Sport front/side/rear valences -inc: textured black sport side skirts Standard
Remote keyless entry -inc: KESSY keyless start Optional
Metallic door trim Standard
Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams Standard
Pwr front vented, rear solid disc brakes w/red calipers Standard
Window diversity antenna Standard
Non-smokers pkg -inc: pwr outlet w/plug, storage receptacle w/insert Standard
SIRIUS satellite radio w/3-month trial 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
Sliding visors w/covered illuminated vanity mirrors Standard
Leather brake handle & shift knob Standard
Leatherette door panel & side trim Optional
Remote central pwr locking system -inc: auto locking feature Standard
Electronic brake-pressure distribution (EBD) Standard
Heat-insulated glass Standard
Electronic differential lock (EDL) Standard
Leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping multifunction sport steering wheel Optional
Soft-opening lockable glovebox Standard
18" "Serron" alloy wheels Optional
Cruise control Standard
Body-color moldings Standard
Integrated armrest in front door panels Standard
Black front grille -inc: honeycomb mesh & red surrounding strip Standard
Temporary use spare tire Standard
Pwr tilt/sliding sunroof -inc: manual sunshade Optional
Adjustable front center armrest w/storage compartment Standard
Body-color bumpers Standard
2.0L DOHC FSI 16-valve turbocharged I4 engine Standard
Dual front airbags Standard
LATCH child restraint system Standard
Tire pressure monitoring system 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
Air vents in instrument panel Standard
Immobilizer theft-deterrent system Standard
Hydraulic brake assist (HBA) Standard
Leather seat trim Optional
Crash optimized front end Standard
Dynaudio premium sound system -inc: AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player, media device interface (MDI), Bluetooth connectivity Optional
Plastic loading edge protection Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Collapsible steering column Standard
Mirror control pad w/joystick controls Standard
Luggage compartment light Standard
Hard shell battery box protection Standard
Chrome interior door handles Standard
Anti-theft vehicle alarm system -inc: panic button Standard
Rear passenger ventilation for heat Standard
Front wheel drive Standard

Compare trims

2012 Volkswagen GTI Autobahn

Wondering which trim is right for you?