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1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988 Volkswagen Golf C, CL, GL Carat Mk2

Spec Summary

Petrol EnginePetrol Engine

1.8L Inline 4

Top SpeedTop Speed

111 mph

0 - 62 mph Acceleration0 - 62 mph Acceleration

10.8 sec

Maximum BHPMaximum BHP

89 BHP

Fuel Economy (combined)Fuel Economy (combined)

39.2 mpg

Drivetrain Layout

Front - FWD

Kerb WeightkgKerb Weight

880 kg

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Performance RatingPerformance Rating-
Environment RatingEnvironment Rating2.7
Practicality RatingPracticality Rating1.9
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1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988 Volkswagen Golf C, CL, GL Carat Mk2

Performance Data

Top Speed

111 mph178 Km/h

0-62 mph

10.8 sec

Fuel Economy

39.2 mpg

Fuel Range

474 Miles763 Km

Power-to-Weight

101 BHP/Tonne9.89 kg/BHP

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Petrol Engine

Size

1.8 Litre1781cc

Configuration

Inline 4

Peak Power

89 BHP90 ps

Specific Output

49 BHP/L

Peak Torque

145 NM107 lb/ft

Position

Front Engine

Orientation

Transversal

Fuel Tank Size

55 Litres

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FWD Drivetrain

Tyres

175/70R13 H

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General Details

Doors

3-5

Seats

5

Kerb Weight

880 kg

Gross Weight

1400 kg

Length

3965 mm

Width

1655 mm

Height

1415 mm

Wheelbase

2475 mm

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