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2012 Volkswagen GTI Autobahn specs & colors

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2012 Volkswagen GTI Autobahn

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Charcoal black

Medium flint



EPA Classification Compact Cars
Spare Wheel Size Compact in
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size 18 x -TBD- in
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size 18 x -TBD- in
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 207 @ 1800-5000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5100-6000
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas I4
Displacement 2.0L/121
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 24 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 27 MPG
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 33 MPG
Cruising Range - City 348.00 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 478.50 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.08
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.46
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.06/3.14
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/manual shift
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.46
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.92
Trans Type 6
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.15
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.98
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Not Available
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Not Available
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Brake Type Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.3 x 0.5 in
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 12.3 x 1.0 in
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 14.5 gal
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0
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 225/40R18
Rear Tire Size 225/40R18
Spare Tire Size Compact
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 3151 lbs
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Head Room 39.3 in
Passenger Volume 93.5 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down 46.0 ft³
Track Width, Rear 59.7 in
Front Hip Room N/A in
Front Shoulder Room 54.6 in
Height, Overall 57.8 in
Second Shoulder Room 53.1 in
Front Leg Room 41.2 in
Track Width, Front 60.4 in
Length, Overall 165.8 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.0 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Second Leg Room 35.5 in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 70.0 in
Wheelbase 101.5 in
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up 15.3 ft³
Second Head Room 38.5 in
Electronic brake-pressure distribution (EBD) Standard
Rear window wiper Standard
Xenon headlamps w/adaptive frontlight system (AFS) Optional
Sliding visors w/covered illuminated vanity mirrors Standard
(2) trunk tie-down hooks -inc: 1 in each corner Standard
Theft-deterrent steering column Standard
Hard shell battery box protection Standard
Dual polished exhaust tips -inc: sound generator Standard
Front seatback storage pockets Standard
Emergency trunk release Standard
Leather seat trim Optional
Pwr tilt/sliding sunroof -inc: manual sunshade Optional
Temporary use spare tire Standard
Dual front airbags Standard
Electric rear window defroster Standard
Headlights-on warning tone Standard
Remote keyless entry -inc: KESSY keyless start Optional
Electro-mechanical variable assist pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Hydraulic brake assist (HBA) Standard
Dynaudio premium sound system -inc: AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player, media device interface (MDI), Bluetooth connectivity Optional
Immobilizer theft-deterrent system Standard
Inside hatch grip Standard
Body-color exterior door handles Standard
Front/rear carpeted floor mats Standard
Integrated armrest in front door panels Standard
Tire pressure monitoring system Standard
Child safety rear door locks Standard
Front door storage pockets 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
Front wheel drive Standard
Collapsible steering column Standard
Buckle switch Standard
225/40R18 all-season tires Standard
Intelligent crash response system (ICRS) Standard
Adjustable front center armrest w/storage compartment Standard
Crash optimized front end Standard
Luggage compartment light Standard
Metallic door trim Standard
Auxiliary audio input Standard
Body-color moldings Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Engine braking assist (EBA) Standard
18" "Serron" alloy wheels Optional
Rear passenger ventilation for heat Standard
Center console -inc: (2) front cup holders, front open storage compartment Standard
Pwr front vented, rear solid disc brakes w/red calipers Standard
Front/rear side curtain airbags Standard
SIRIUS satellite radio w/3-month trial Standard
Halogen headlamps -inc: clear/lightweight/chip-resistant polycarbonate lenses Standard
Emergency trunk release Standard
Heat-insulated glass Standard
Sport front/side/rear valences -inc: textured black sport side skirts Standard
Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams Standard
2.0L DOHC FSI 16-valve turbocharged I4 engine Standard
Fog lights Standard
Window diversity antenna Standard
Roof console w/integrated sunglasses holder Standard
Anti-theft vehicle alarm system -inc: panic button Standard
6-speed DSG transmission w/Tiptronic & sport mode, launch control Optional
Electronic differential lock (EDL) Standard
Leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping multifunction sport steering wheel -inc: wheel-mounted shift paddles Optional
Cruise control Standard
Brushed aluminum footrest & pedal covers Standard
Climatic air conditioning -inc: air-conditioning in center console Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Electronic stabilization program (ESP) w/anti-slip regulation (ASR) 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
LATCH child restraint system Standard
Cross differential system (XDS) Standard
Interior dome lamp w/time delay, (2) front reading lamps Standard
Adjustable intermittent windshield wipers w/heated washer nozzles Standard
Leather brake handle & shift knob Standard
Height adjustable front 3-point safety belts w/pretensioners, load limiters Standard
Air vents in instrument panel Standard
Rear cargo cover Standard
(2) aux pwr outlets Standard
Soft-opening lockable glovebox Standard
Remote central pwr locking system -inc: auto locking feature Standard
Mirror control pad w/joystick controls Standard
Non-smokers pkg -inc: pwr outlet w/plug, storage receptacle w/insert Standard
Body-color bumpers Standard
Dual tone horns Standard
Body-color heated pwr mirrors -inc: integrated turn signals, blinker control stalk w/lane-change feature Standard
Body-color rear roof spoiler Standard
Chrome interior door handles 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
Touchscreen navigation system Optional
Black front grille -inc: honeycomb mesh & red surrounding strip Standard
Fully galvanized sheet metal 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
Front side-thorax airbags Standard
Leatherette door panel & side trim Optional
Pwr windows -inc: front windows w/driver side 1-touch up/down feature, pinch protection Standard
Plastic loading edge protection Standard

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