Used 2008 Volkswagen GTI Features & Specs

Overview

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Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission6-speed manual6-speed automated manual6-speed automated manual
Drive Trainfront wheel drivefront wheel drivefront wheel drive
Cylindersinline 4inline 4inline 4
Combined MPG242525
Total Seating555
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Drive Train

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Drive typefront wheel drivefront wheel drivefront wheel drive
Transmission6-speed manual6-speed automated manual6-speed automated manual

Fuel & MPG

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EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)20/29 mpg22/29 mpg22/29 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)290.0/420.5 mi.319.0/420.5 mi.319.0/420.5 mi.
Fuel tank capacity14.5 gal.14.5 gal.14.5 gal.
Combined MPG242525
Fuel typepremium unleaded (required)premium unleaded (required)premium unleaded (required)

Engine

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Torque207 ft-lbs. @ 1800 rpm207 ft-lbs. @ 1800 rpm207 ft-lbs. @ 1800 rpm
Base engine size2.0 L2.0 L2.0 L
Horsepower200 hp @ 5100 rpm200 hp @ 5100 rpm200 hp @ 5100 rpm
Turning circle35.8 ft.35.8 ft.35.8 ft.
Valves161616
Base engine typegasgasgas
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Cylindersinline 4inline 4inline 4

Safety

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Passenger head restraint whiplash protection systemyesyesyes
Turn signal mirrorsyesyesyes
daytime running lightsyesyesyes
engine immobilizeryesyesyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
stability controlyesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyesyesyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyesyesyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes
3 rear headrestsyesyesyes
tire pressure monitoringyesyesyes
traction controlyesyesyes
Emergency interior trunk releaseyesyesyes
xenon high intensity discharge headlampyesyesyes
electronic brakeforce distributionyesyesyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
self-leveling headlightsyesyesyes
front fog/driving lightsyesyesyes
Rear center 3-point beltyesyesyes
post-collision safety systemyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesyes
front and rear head airbagsyesyesyes
Emergency braking assistyesyesyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyesyesyes
Rear door child safety locksnonoyes

In-Car Entertainment

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diversity antennayesyesyes
AM/FM stereoyesyesyes
auxiliary audio inputyesyesyes
speed sensitive volume controlyesyesyes
satellite radio satellite radioyesyesyes
10 total speakersyesyesyes

Comfort & Convenience

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remote trunk releaseyesyesyes
Air conditioningyesyesyes
front seatback storageyesyesyes
cruise controlyesyesyes
cargo area lightyesyesyes
leather and alloy steering wheelyesyesyes
manual rear seat easy entryyesyesno
first aid kityesyesyes
12V cargo area power outlet(s)yesyesyes
turn signal in mirrorsyesyesyes
front reading lightsyesyesyes
simulated alloy trim on center consoleyesyesyes
Audio controls on steering wheelyesnono
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
alloy and leather trim on shift knobyesyesyes
front and rear cupholdersyesyesyes
retained accessory poweryesyesyes
Rear floor matsyesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
front door pocketsyesyesyes
electric speed-proportional power steeringyesyesyes
simulated alloy trim on dashyesyesyes
interior air filtrationyesyesyes
simulated alloy trim on doorsyesyesyes
Transmission controls and audio controls on steering wheelnoyesyes

Power Feature

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Power mirrorsyesyesyes
2 one-touch power windowsyesyesyes
remote window operationyesyesyes
remote keyless power door locksyesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes

Instrumentation

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compassyesyesyes
external temperature displayyesyesyes
trip computeryesyesyes
tachometeryesyesyes
low fuel level warningyesyesyes
clockyesyesyes

Front Seats

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Front head room39.3 in.39.3 in.39.3 in.
height adjustable passenger seatyesyesyes
8 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyesyesyes
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
sport front seatsyesyesyes
Passenger seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportyesyesyes
Front shoulder room54.7 in.54.7 in.54.8 in.
8 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesyesyes
Front leg room41.2 in.41.2 in.41.2 in.
Driver seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportyesyesyes
clothyesyesyes

Rear Seats

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Rear head room38.5 in.38.5 in.38.5 in.
Rear leg room35.3 in.35.3 in.35.3 in.
Rear shoulder room54.6 in.54.6 in.53.1 in.
rear ventilation ductsyesyesyes
Split-folding rear seatbackyesyesyes
folding with storage and pass-thru center armrestyesyesyes

Measurements

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Front track60.4 in.60.4 in.60.4 in.
Curb weight3100 lbs.3151 lbs.3213 lbs.
Gross weight4123 lbs.4112 lbs.4199 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place15.1 cu.ft.15.1 cu.ft.14.7 cu.ft.
Drag Coefficient0.32 Cd.0.32 Cd.0.32 Cd.
Length165.8 in.165.8 in.165.8 in.
Maximum towing capacity2000 lbs.2000 lbs.2000 lbs.
Ground clearance5.6 in.5.6 in.5.6 in.
Height58.4 in.58.4 in.58.4 in.
EPA interior volume109.3 cu.ft.109.3 cu.ft.107.8 cu.ft.
Wheel base101.5 in.101.5 in.101.5 in.
Width69.3 in.69.3 in.69.3 in.
Rear track59.7 in.59.7 in.59.7 in.

Colors

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Exterior Colors
  • Tornado Red
  • Candy White
  • United Gray Metallic
  • Black Magic Metallic
  • Tornado Red
  • Candy White
  • United Gray Metallic
  • Black Magic Metallic
  • Tornado Red
  • Candy White
  • United Gray Metallic
  • Black Magic Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Anthracite, cloth
  • Anthracite, leather
  • Anthracite, cloth
  • Anthracite, leather
  • Anthracite, cloth
  • Anthracite, leather

Tires & Wheels

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inside mounted spare tireyesyesyes
Steel spare wheelyesyesyes
temporary spare tireyesyesyes
17 x 7.0 in. wheelsyesyesyes
225/45R17 91H tiresyesyesyes
Performance tiresyesyesyes
alloy wheelsyesyesyes

Suspension

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four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes
multi-link rear suspensionyesyesyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryesyesyes
MacPherson strut front suspensionyesyesyes

Warranty

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Basic4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Roadside4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.4 yr./ 50000 mi.

Inventory

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