Fuel economy of Volkswagen Golf 1.9 TDI Tiptronic (100 hp) (4 generation)

generation production period: from 1997 till 2006

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Technical characteristics


Engine volume 1896 cm3
Power 100 hp
Max power RPMs up to 4 000 RPM
Max torque 240 N*m
Max torque RPMs from 1 800 up to 2 400 RPM
Engine type Diesel
Cylinders positioning Row
Inlet type Direct injection
Boost type Turbo
Cylinders number 4
Valves per cylinder 2
Cylinder diameter 79.5 mm
Piston stroke 95.5 mm


Seats 5
Length 4149 mm
Width 1735 mm
Height 1444 mm
Wheel base 2511 mm
Front track 1513 mm
Rear track 1494 mm
Clearance 130 mm
Curb weight 1258 kg
Full weight 1810 kg
Load capacity 552 kg
Min trunk volume 330 litres
Max trunk volume 1184 litres
Permitted trailer weight 3310 kg
Body type Hatchback


Economy in city 8.5 litres
Economy on highway 5 litres
Economy mixed 6.3 litres
Fuel tank volume 55 litres
Power reserve from 650 up to 1 100 km
Fuel type ДТ
Ecological standard EURO III
Max speed 184 km/h
0-100 kmh time 12.7 sec


Transmission type Automatic
Transmission steps 5
Drive FWD
Turning circle 10.9 м

Suspension and brakes

Front suspension Independent, Racks MacPherson, Anti-roll bar
Rear suspension Торсионная, Anti-roll bar
Front brakes Discs
Rear brakes Discs