Volkswagen Polo 1.6 16v, 2006 MY

The Volkswagen Polo 1.6 16v is a front wheel drive motor vehicle, with its motor placed in the front, and a 3 door hatchback body. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 1.6 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. This powerplant produces 104 bhp (105 PS/78 kW) of power at 5600 rpm, and maximum torque of 153 N·m (113 lb·ft/15.6 kgm) at 3800 rpm. The engine transmits power to the wheels compliments of a 6 speed manual gearbox. Quoted weight at the kerb is 1079 kg. Maximum speed claimed is 187 km/h, which is 116 mph, officially stated fuel consumption figures are 10.3/5.7/7.4 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 174.0 g/km.

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Volkswagen Polo 1.6 16v, 2006 MY information summary

What body style?
3 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3916 mm
How heavy?
1079 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1598 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
105 PS / 104 bhp / 78 kW @ 5600 rpm
How much torque?
153 Nm / 113 ft.lb / 15.6 kgm @ 3800 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 11.3 s
How fast?
187 km/h, 116 mph
How economical?
10.3/5.7/7.4 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
174.0 CO2 g/km

Volkswagen Polo models

3 door hatchback FF 6M 1798 cm3 180 PS 177.5 bhp 132 kW 139.0 CO2 1272 kg
3 door hatchback FF 7A 1798 cm3 180 PS 177.5 bhp 132 kW 129.0 CO2 1280 kg
3 door hatchback FA 6M 1984 cm3 220 PS 217 bhp 162 kW 174.0 CO2 1324 kg
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3 door hatchback FF 7A 1390 cm3 180 PS 177.5 bhp 132 kW 139.0 CO2 1194 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1198 cm3 55 PS 54 bhp 40 kW 139.0 CO2 1003 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1198 cm3 55 PS 54 bhp 40 kW 139.0 CO2 978 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1198 cm3 65 PS 64 bhp 48 kW 142.0 CO2 1041 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1198 cm3 65 PS 64 bhp 48 kW 142.0 CO2 1016 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1390 cm3 80 PS 79 bhp 59 kW 152.0 CO2 1013 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1390 cm3 80 PS 79 bhp 59 kW 152.0 CO2 1038 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4A 1390 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 180.0 CO2 1083 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4A 1390 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 180.0 CO2 1058 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1422 cm3 70 PS 69 bhp 51 kW 119.0 CO2 1089 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1422 cm3 80 PS 79 bhp 59 kW 118.0 CO2 1089 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1422 cm3 80 PS 79 bhp 59 kW 118.0 CO2 1114 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1422 cm3 70 PS 69 bhp 51 kW 119.0 CO2 1114 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1598 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 174.0 CO2 1104 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1896 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 132.0 CO2 1152 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1896 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW 138.0 CO2 1170 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1896 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 132.0 CO2 1127 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1896 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW 138.0 CO2 1195 kg
Volkswagen Polo BlueMotion -
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1422 cm3 80 PS 79 bhp 59 kW 102.0 CO2 1084 kg

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2006 Volkswagen Polo 1.6 16v data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2466 97.1
Track/tread (front) 1434 56.5
Track/tread (rear) 1426 56.1
Length 3916 154.2
Width 1650 65
Height 1467 57.8
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.59
Kerb weight 1079 kg 2379
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 45 litres 9.9 UK Gal 11.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.32
Frontal area 2.04
CdA 0.65
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Volkswagen
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1598 cc
(97.516 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 76.5 × 86.9 mm
3.01 × 3.42 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.88
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 105 PS (104 bhp) (78 kW)
at 5600 rpm
Specific output 65.1 bhp/litre
1.07 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 153 Nm (113 ft·lb) (15.6 kgm)
at 3800 rpm
Specific torque 95.74 Nm/litre
1.16 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminium alloy block; aluminium head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system MPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1203.2 kPa (174.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 7.8 s
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 11.3 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 18 s
Standing kilometre 32.7 s
Maximum speed 187 km/h (116 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 97.73 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
71.87 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
96.39 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.91 kg/kW
23.24 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 10.3/5.7/7.4 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km10.3/5.7/7.4 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre9.7/17.5/13.5 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG27.4/49.6/38.2 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG22.8/41.3/31.8 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 174.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 171.68 g/km
VED band (UK) H
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.CS.
Rear suspension TBAx.TA.CS.
Wheel size front 6J x 14
Wheel size rear 6J x 14
Tyres front 185/60 R 14 H
Tyres rear 185/60 R 14 H
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 256 mm
Rear brake diameter 200 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6
Top gear ratio 0.69
Final drive ratio 3.68
general
Carfolio.com ID149193
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 14.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2006 Volkswagen Polo 1.6 16v added 2006-10-19.
Last modified 2013-02-28.