• Volkswagen Bora 1.9 TDI 4Motion

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Key facts

Volkswagen Bora 1.9 TDI 4Motion, 2001 MY information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4376 mm
What size engine?
1.9 litre, 1896 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
150 PS / 148 bhp / 110 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
320 Nm / 236 / 32.6 kgm @ 1900 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 9 s
How fast?
211 km/h, 131 mph


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2001 Volkswagen Bora 1.9 TDI 4Motion technical specifications


The Bora 1.9 TDI 4Motion is an automobile from Volkswagen, with all wheel drive, a front mounted engine and a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style.
Power is supplied by a single overhead camshaft, 1.9 litre turbocharged 4 cylinder motor, with 2 valves per cylinder that provides power and torque figures of 148 bhp (150 PS/110 kW) at 4000 rpm and 320 N·m (236 lb·ft/32.6 kgm) at 1900 rpm respectively.
This power is delivered to the wheels by means of a 6 speed manual transmission.
The Volkswagen Bora 1.9 TDI 4Motion is claimed to achieve a top speed of 211 km/h (131 mph).
2001 Volkswagen Bora 1.9 TDI 4Motion data
Volkswagen Bora 1.9 TDI 4Motion, 2001 MY data
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2513 98.9
Track/tread (front) 1513 59.6
Track/tread (rear) 1487 58.5
Length 4376 172.3
Width 1735 68.3
Height 1444 56.9
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 62 litres 13.6 UK Gal 16.4 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer Volkswagen
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.9 litre
1896 cc
(115.701 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 79.5 × 95.5 mm
3.13 × 3.76 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.83
single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 150 PS (148 bhp) (110 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output 78.1 bhp/litre
1.28 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 320 Nm (236 ft·lb) (32.6 kgm)
at 1900 rpm
Specific torque 168.78 Nm/litre
2.04 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
compression ratio 18.5:1
Fuel system Direct diesel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 2120.9 kPa (307.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 474 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 6.2 s
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 9 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 211 km/h (131 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels all wheel drive  
Torque split
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 10.90 m
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general ID81565
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2001 Volkswagen Bora 1.9 TDI 4Motion added 2001-07-04.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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