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2008 Volkswagen R32 Base 2dr HB

2008 Volkswagen R32
Trim Info:
All-Wheel Drive, 2 Door HB, Compact
18 mpg city / 23 mpg hwy
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Technical Specifications

Technical Data
Body Style:
2 Door HB
Drivetrain:
All-Wheel Drive
EPA Classification:
Compact
Passenger Capacity:
5
Passenger Volume (ft³):
93.1
Base Curb Weight (lbs):
3547
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG):
18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG):
23
Engine Type:
Gas V6
Displacement:
3.2L/195
Fuel System:
SMPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM:
250 @ 6300
SAE Net Torque @ RPM:
236 @ 2800
Trans Description Cont.:
Automatic w/OD
Suspension Type - Front:
Independent
Suspension Type - Rear:
Independent
Front Tire Size:
P225/40YR18
Rear Tire Size:
P225/40YR18
Spare Tire Size:
Compact
Front Wheel Size (in):
18 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Size (in):
18 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material:
Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material:
Aluminum
Brake ABS System:
4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ):
Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ):
Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in):
12.2 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal):
14.5
Wheelbase (in):
101.5
Length, Overall (in):
167.2
Advanced Technical Data
Trans Type:
6
First Gear Ratio (:1):
2.93
Second Gear Ratio (:1):
1.83
Third Gear Ratio (:1):
1.30
Fourth Gear Rato (:1):
0.97
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1):
0.77
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1):
0.61
Reverse Ratio (:1):
2.50
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1):
4.80
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps):
140
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts):
11.6
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.):
MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.):
4-link
Spare Wheel Size (in):
Compact
Steering Type:
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft):
35.7
Brake Type:
Pwr
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in):
13.6 x - TBD -
Front Head Room (in):
37.4
Front Leg Room (in):
41.5
Front Shoulder Room (in):
57.0
Second Head Room (in):
36.5
Second Leg Room (in):
33.5
Second Shoulder Room (in):
58.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in):
69.3
Height, Overall (in):
57.7
Tread Width, Front (in):
60.3
Tread Width, Rear (in):
59.7
Min Ground Clearance (in):
5.6
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³):
9.7
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³):
43.4


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