Key facts

2010 Volkswagen Passat 1.6 TDI BlueMotion, 2011 MY information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4769 mm
How heavy?
1499 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1598 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
105 PS / 103.5 bhp / 77 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
250 Nm / 184 ft.lb / 25.5 kgm @ 1500-2500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 12.20 s
How fast?
195 km/h, 121 mph
How economical?
5.2/3.8/4.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
114 CO2 g/km

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2010 Volkswagen Passat 1.6 TDI BlueMotion technical specifications

Introduction

Volkswagen Passat 1.6 TDI BlueMotion is a car that has a 4 door saloon (sedan) type body with a front positioned engine supplying power to the front wheels.
Its engine is a turbocharged diesel, 1.6 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. In this application it has an output of 103.5 bhp (105 PS/77 kW) of power at 4400 rpm, and maximum torque of 250 N·m (184 lb·ft/25.5 kgm) at 1500-2500 rpm.
The engine drives the wheels via a 6 speed manual gearbox.
It weighs a claimed 1499 kg at the kerb.
Maximum speed quoted is 195 km/h or 121 mph, stated fuel consumption is 5.2/3.8/4.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 114 g/km.
2010 Volkswagen Passat 1.6 TDI BlueMotion data
2010 Volkswagen Passat 1.6 TDI BlueMotion, 2011 MY data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2712 106.8
Track/tread (front) 1552 61.1
Track/tread (rear) 1551 61.1
Length 4769 187.8
Width 1820 71.7
Height 1470 57.9
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
Kerb weight 1499 kg 3305 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 70 litres 15.4 UK Gal 18.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.280
Frontal area 2.26
CdA 0.63
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer Volkswagen
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1598 cc
(97.516 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 79.5 × 80.5 mm
3.13 × 3.17 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.99
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 105 PS (103.5 bhp) (77 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output 64.8 bhp/litre
1.06 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 250 Nm (184 ft·lb) (25.5 kgm)
at 1500-2500 rpm
Specific torque 156.45 Nm/litre
1.89 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block; aluminium head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 16.5:1
Fuel system common rail direct diesel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1966 kPa (285.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 8.20 s
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 12.20 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 195 km/h (121 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 70.01 PS/g
51.49 kW/g
69.05 bhp/ton
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 19.42 kg/kW
32.44 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 5.2/3.8/4.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km5.2/3.8/4.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km per litre19.2/26.3/23.3 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG54.3/74.3/65.7 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG45.2/61.9/54.7 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 114 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 113.95 g/km
VED band (UK) C
CO2 Effizienz (DE) A
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion VPAS
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.LW.ARB.
Rear suspension I.4Li.ARB.
Wheel size front 6½J x 16
Wheel size rear 6½J x 16
Tyres front 205/55 R 16 H
Tyres rear 205/55 R 16 H
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 312 mm
Rear brake diameter 286 mm
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.59
Final drive ratio 3.39
general
Carfolio.com ID257466
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2010 Volkswagen Passat 1.6 TDI BlueMotion added 2011-10-22.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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