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2008 Volkswagen Jetta S specs & colors

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2008 Volkswagen Jetta S

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Key specs

Color options

Interior

Sand / Cream Beige


Sand Beige


Anthracite


Packages

Specifications

EPA Classification Compact
Front Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Size Compact in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140
Engine Type Gas I5
Displacement 2.5L/151
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ -TBD-
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 177 @ -TBD-
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 29 MPG
Cruising Range - City 304.50 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 21 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 5
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.78
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.12
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.96
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.60
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.65
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-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 11.3 x 0.98 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.2 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 16.4
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.00
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 35.8 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Front Tire Size P205/55HR16
Rear Tire Size P205/55HR16
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 3230 lbs
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume 91 ft³
Front Head Room 38.5 in
Front Leg Room 41.2 in
Front Shoulder Room 54.8 in
Front Hip Room N/A in
Second Head Room 37.2 in
Second Leg Room 35.4 in
Second Shoulder Room 53.1 in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Wheelbase 101.5 in
Length, Overall 179.3 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 70.1 in
Height, Overall 57.4 in
Track Width, Front 60.6 in
Track Width, Rear 59.8 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.4 in
Liftover Height N/A in
Trunk Volume 16.0 ft³
Engine braking assist Standard
Center rear safety belt w/interlock Standard
P205/55HR16 all-season tires Standard
4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes w/electronic brake-force distribution Standard
Lighting-inc: front center dome light, (2) reading lights, luggage compartment light Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Automatic pwr door locks Standard
Dual front airbag supplemental restraint system w/buckle switch Standard
Audible/visible anti-theft vehicle alarm system Standard
Multi-link independent rear suspension Standard
Electro-mechanical speed sensitive pwr steering Standard
Instrumentation-inc: speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip odometer, coolant temp gauge, outside temp, digital clock Standard
Hydraulic brake assistant Standard
Front map & seatback storage pockets Standard
Electronic differential lock Standard
Rear window defroster Standard
Trunk escape handle Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Variable intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Anti-slip regulation (ASR) Standard
Body-color bumpers Standard
5-speed manual transmission Standard
Front center armrest w/storage Standard
Automatic pwr windows w/1-touch driver down Standard
4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes (ABS) w/electronic brake-force distribution Standard
3-spoke tilt/telescoping steering wheel Standard
2.5L DOHC SMPI I5 PZEV engine Optional
Collapsible steering column Standard
60/40 split folding rear seats Standard
Cruise control Standard
Front/rear side curtain airbags Standard
Dual front passenger side-impact airbags Standard
Front height-adjustable safety belts w/pretensioners & load limiters Standard
16" x 6.5" steel wheels w/covers Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Air conditioning w/rear vents, pollen filter Standard
Clutch starter interlock Standard
Metallic interior trim Standard
Chrome grille Standard
Child safety door locks Standard
LATCH child restraint system Standard
Halogen headlamps Standard
Immobilizer theft-deterrent system Standard
Remote transmitter for central locking -inc: remote trunk release Standard
Auxiliary pwr outlet Standard
Engine braking assist Standard
Body-color heated pwr mirrors w/integrated turn signals Standard
Clutch starter interlock Standard
Temporary use spare tire Standard
Dual exhaust tips Standard
Dual front/rear cupholders Standard
Tire pressure monitoring system Standard
8-way manual front bucket seats w/driver pwr recline, adjustable lockable head restraints, manual lumbar Standard
Cloth seat trim Standard
Sunvisors w/covered illuminated vanity mirrors Standard
Auxiliary pwr outlet in trunk Standard
3-point safety belts in all positions Standard
AM/FM Stereo w/CD/MP3 player-inc: (8) speakers, auxiliary input jack Standard

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