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2014 Volkswagen Golf - Road Test Specs

Vehicle

Year Make Model2014 Volkswagen Golf TDI 2dr Hatchback (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6M)
Vehicle TypeFWD 2dr five-passenger Hatchback

Drivetrain

ConfigurationTransverse, front-engine, front-wheel drive
Engine typeTurbocharged, direct-injected inline-4, diesel
Displacement (cc/cu-in)1,968/120
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, 4 valves per cylinder
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)148 @ 3,500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)236 @ 1,750
Fuel typePremium unleaded (recommended)
Transmission typeSix-speed manual

Chassis

Suspension, frontMacPherson strut
Suspension, rearMultilink
Steering typeElectric power steering
Brakes, frontVentilated disc
Brakes, rearDisc

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)8.6

Fuel Consumption

Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)14.5

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)2,748
Length (in.)167.5
Width (in.)70.8
Height (in.)57.4
Wheelbase (in.)103.8
Seating capacity5
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