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1974 Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 VIN History Check
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Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 Specs

(1974 - 1981) - Technical Specifications for Years 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981


With a fuel consumption of 8.5 litres/100km - 33 mpg UK - 28 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 15.8 seconds, a maximum top speed of 87 mph (140 km/h), a curb weight of 1653 lbs (750 kgs), the Golf 1 1100 has a naturally-aspirated Inline 4 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code FA.
This engine produces a maximum power of 50 PS (49 bhp - 37 kW) at 6000 rpm and a maximum torque of 78 Nm (57 lb.ft) at 3000 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the front wheel drive (FWD) with a 4 speed Manual gearbox.
About chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Golf 1 has Independent. McPherson. coil springs front suspension and Torsion beam. Coil springs rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 145 / - on 13 inch rims at the front, and 145 / - on 13 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the Golf 1 1100 braking system includes Discs at the front and Drums at the rear.
The Golf 1 model is a car manufactured by Volkswagen, sold new from year 1974 to 1981, and available after that as a used car.

Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 Engine Technical Data Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 4
Engine Code : FA
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Carburetor Solex 34 PICT
Engine Alignment : Transverse
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 1093 cm3 or 66.7 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 69.5 x 72.0 mm
2.72 x 2.83 inches
Number of valves : 8 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 8.0
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 50 PS or 49 bhp or 37 kW @ 6000 rpm
Maximum torque : 78 Nm or 57 lb.ft @ 3000 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : FWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 8.5 L/100km
33 mpg UK / 28 mpg US
Range : 470 Km or 292 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 40 L
8.8 UK gallons
10.6 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 198 g/Km (estimate)

Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 Performance Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 Performance

Top Speed : 140 km/h or 87 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 15.8 s

Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 5
Wheelbase : 240 cm or 94.49 inches
Length : 382 cm or 150.39 inches
Width : 161 cm or 63.39 inches
Height : 141 cm or 55.51 inches
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Discs (239 mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Drums (189 mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 145/- R13
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 145/- R13
Curb Weight : 750 kg OR 1653 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 15 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 370-1100 L
Front Suspension : Independent. McPherson. coil springs
Rear Suspension : Torsion beam. Coil springs
How much horsepower does a 1974 Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 have?
The 1974 Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 has 50 PS / 49 bhp / 37 kW horsepower.

How much does a Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 weighs?
The Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 weighs 750 Kg / 1653 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Volkswagen Golf 1 1100?
The Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 top speed is 140 Km/h / 87 mph.

Is Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Volkswagen Golf 1 1100 is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Front Wheel Drive (FWD).

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