Key facts

1999 Volkswagen Golf 2.0 information summary

What body style?
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: 11.20 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 CO2 g/km

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1999 Volkswagen Golf 2.0 technical specifications

Introduction

This automobile has a 5 door hatchback body style with a front mounted engine powering the front wheels.
Power is supplied by a single overhead camshaft, 2 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder motor, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 113 bhp (115 PS/84 kW) at 5400 rpm and 172 N·m (127 lb·ft/17.5 kgm) at 3200 rpm respectively.
The power is transferred to the wheels through a 5 speed manual transmission.
Quoted kerb weight is 1240 kg.
Its maximum speed stated is 192 km/h or 119 mph, stated fuel consumption is 11.6/6.9/8.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 209 g/km.
1999 Volkswagen Golf 2.0 data
1999 Volkswagen Golf 2.0 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2511 98.9
Track/tread (front) 1513 59.6
Track/tread (rear) 1494 58.8
Length 4149 163.3
Width 1735 68.3
Height 1444 56.9
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 0.310
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
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) 7.40 s
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 11.20 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 17.50 s
Standing kilometre 32.30 s
Maximum speed 192 km/h (119 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 92.4 PS/g
67.95 kW/g
91.13 bhp/ton
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 per 100km11.66.98.7 l100km urbanextra-urbancombined
km per 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 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 rack & pinion PAS
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
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.82
Final drive ratio 4.27
general
Carfolio.com ID105545
Production total
Model code
Model family
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 2013-02-28.

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