1999 Volkswagen Golf 2.0 Golf 4

This automobile has a 5 door hatchback body style with a front mounted engine powering the front wheels. The Volkswagen Golf 2.0 belongs to the Golf 4 model family from Volkswagen. Its 2 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, single overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that produces 113 bhp (115 PS/84 kW) of power at 5400 rpm, and maximum torque of 172 N·m (127 lb·ft/17.5 kgm) at 3200 rpm. A 5 speed manual gearbox transmits the power to the driven wheels. The Volkswagen Golf 2.0 weighs a quoted 1240 kg at the kerb. Its maximum speed quoted is 192 km/h or 119 mph, claimed fuel consumption is 11.6/6.9/8.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 209.0 g/km.

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1999 Volkswagen Golf 2.0 Golf 4 information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4149 mm
How heavy?
1240 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1984 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
115 PS / 113 bhp / 84 kW @ 5400 rpm
How much torque?
172 Nm / 127 ft.lb / 17.5 kgm @ 3200 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 11.2 s
How fast?
192 km/h, 119 mph
How economical?
11.6/6.9/8.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
209.0 CO2 g/km

Volkswagen Golf 4 models

3 door hatchback FF 5M 1896 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1294 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1896 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1332 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4A 1896 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1318 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4A 1896 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1356 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1984 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 1296 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1984 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 1257 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4A 1984 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 1282 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4A 1984 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 1320 kg
Volkswagen Golf FSi -
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW 149.0 CO2 1123 kg
Volkswagen Golf GTi -
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1781 cm3 180 PS 178 bhp 133 kW 202.0 CO2 1279 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 104 PS 103 bhp 77 kW 166.0 CO2 1142 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1896 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 1263 kg
Volkswagen Golf 1.9 TDi 4Motion -
3 door hatchback FA 6M 1896 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 1349 kg
3 door hatchback FA 6M 1896 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 1391 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5A 1896 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 1258 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1781 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 199.0 CO2 1166 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4A 1781 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 221.0 CO2 1190 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4A 1984 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 216.0 CO2
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1781 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 199.0 CO2 1148 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4A 1781 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 221.0 CO2 1172 kg
3 door hatchback FA 5A 1896 cm3 116 PS 114 bhp 85 kW 1331 kg
3 door hatchback FA 6M 1896 cm3 131 PS 129 bhp 96 kW 1345 kg
3 door hatchback FA 5M 1984 cm3 116 PS 114 bhp 85 kW 1292 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 2324 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 223.0 CO2 1229 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4A 2324 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 238.0 CO2 1253 kg
3 door hatchback FA 6M 2324 cm3 169 PS 167 bhp 125 kW 1393 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1390 cm3 74 PS 73 bhp 54 kW 158.0 CO2 1090 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1595 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 182.0 CO2 1049 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1595 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 182.0 CO2 1092 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4A 1595 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW 192.0 CO2 1155 kg

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1999 Volkswagen Golf 2.0 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2511 mm 98.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1513 mm 59.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1494 mm 58.8 inches
Length 4149 mm 163.3 inches
Width 1735 mm 68.3 inches
Height 1444 mm 56.9 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.65
Kerb weight 1240 kg 2734 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 55 litres 12.1 UK Gal 14.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.31
Frontal area 2.10
CdA 0.65
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Volkswagen
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1984 cc
(121.071 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 82.5 × 92.8 mm
3.25 × 3.65 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.89
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 115 PS (113 bhp) (84 kW)
at 5400 rpm
Specific output 57 bhp/litre
0.93 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 172 Nm (127 ft·lb) (17.5 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque 86.69 Nm/litre
1.05 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block; aluminium head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.3:1
Fuel system MPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1089.4 kPa (158 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 496 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 7.4 s
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 11.2 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 17.5 s
Standing kilometre 32.3 s
Maximum speed 192 km/h (119 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 92.4 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
67.95 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
91.13 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 14.72 kg/kW
24.58 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 11.6/6.9/8.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km11.6/6.9/8.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre8.6/14.5/11.5 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG24.4/40.9/32.5 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG20.3/34.1/27.0 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 209.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 201.84 g/km
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 10.90 m
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6J x 15
Wheel size rear 6J x 15
Tyres front 195/65 R 15 H
Tyres rear 195/65 R 15 H
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 280 mm
Rear brake diameter 232 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.82
Final drive ratio 4.27
general
Carfolio.com ID105545
Production total
Model code
Model family Golf 4
RAC rating 16.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1999 Volkswagen Golf 2.0 added 2003-02-11.
Last modified 2017-07-23.