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1991 Volkswagen Golf GTi 2.0 16v Typ 330 (A3) information summary

What body style?
hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3985 mm
How heavy?
1100 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1984 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
150 PS / 148 bhp / 110 kW @ 6400 rpm
How much torque?
175 Nm / 129 ft.lb / 17.8 kgm @ 5000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 9.30 s
How fast?
208 km/h, 129 mph

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1991 Volkswagen Golf GTi 2.0 16v technical specifications

Introduction

This car has a 3 door hatchback body style with a front mounted engine supplying power to the front wheels.
The Volkswagen Golf GTi 2.0 16v belongs to the Typ 330 (A3) model family from Volkswagen.
Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 2 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. This unit develops 148 bhp (150 PS/110 kW) of power at 6400 rpm, and maximum torque of 175 N·m (129 lb·ft/17.8 kgm) at 5000 rpm.
The engine drives the wheels via a 5 speed manual transmission.
It weighs a claimed 1100 kg at the kerb.
It is claimed to manage a top speed of 208 km/h, or 129 mph.
1991 Volkswagen Golf GTi 2.0 16v data
1991 Volkswagen Golf GTi 2.0 16v Typ 330 (A3) data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2475 97.4
Track/tread (front) 1427 56.2
Track/tread (rear) 1422 56
Length 3985 156.9
Width 1664 65.5
Height 1415 55.7
Ground clearance 120 4.7
length:wheelbase ratio 1.61
Kerb weight 1100 kg 2425 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 55 litres 12.1 UK Gal 14.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.340
Frontal area 1.91
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
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(ISO)
150 PS (148 bhp) (110 kW)
at 6400 rpm
Specific output
(ISO)
74.6 bhp/litre
1.22 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(ISO)
175 Nm (129 ft·lb) (17.8 kgm)
at 5000 rpm
Specific torque
(ISO)
88.21 Nm/litre
1.07 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 10.2:1
Fuel system Bo K-Jet fuel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1108.4 kPa (160.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 496 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 4.10 s
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 9.30 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 30.50 s
Maximum speed 208 km/h (129 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 136.42 PS/g
100.33 kW/g
134.55 bhp/ton
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 9.97 kg/kW
16.65 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
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
Front suspension I.W.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension SI.TBA.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.83
Final drive ratio 3.99
general
Carfolio.com ID33715
Production total
Model code
Model family Typ 330 (A3)
RAC rating 16.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1991 Volkswagen Golf GTi 2.0 16v added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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