Browse Car Specifications...

Golf 3 Versions



1992 Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 VIN History Check
Disclosure: the VIN history tool above is not operated by UltimateSpecs. When you submit your 1992 Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 VIN code, you will be redirected to an affiliate website. More information here.

Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 Specs

(1992 - 1997) - Technical Specifications for Years 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997


With a fuel consumption of 10.5 litres/100km - 27 mpg UK - 22 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 7.8 seconds, a maximum top speed of 139 mph (224 km/h), a curb weight of 2661 lbs (1207 kgs), the Golf 3 2.8 VR6 has a naturally-aspirated V 6 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code AAA.
This engine produces a maximum power of 174 PS (172 bhp - 128 kW) at 5800 rpm and a maximum torque of 235 Nm (173 lb.ft) at 4200 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the front wheel drive (FWD) with a 5 speed Manual gearbox.
About chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Golf 3 has Independent. McPherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar front suspension and - rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 205 / 50 on 15 inch rims at the front, and 205 / 50 on 15 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the Golf 3 2.8 VR6 braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The Golf 3 model is a car manufactured by Volkswagen, sold new from year 1992 to 1997, and available after that as a used car.

Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 Engine Technical Data Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : V 6
Engine Code : AAA
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Bosch Motronic M2.7/2.9/3.8.1
Engine Alignment : Transverse
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 2792 cm3 or 170.4 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 81.0 x 90.3 mm
3.19 x 3.54 inches
Number of valves : 12 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 10.0
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 174 PS or 172 bhp or 128 kW @ 5800 rpm
Maximum torque : 235 Nm or 173 lb.ft @ 4200 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : FWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 10.5 L/100km
27 mpg UK / 22 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Extra Urban: 7.9 L/100km
36 mpg UK / 30 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 15.0 L/100km
19 mpg UK / 16 mpg US
Range : 523 Km or 325 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 55 L
12.1 UK gallons
14.5 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 256 g/Km (Volkswagen)

Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 Performance Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 Performance

Top Speed : 224 km/h or 139 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 7.8 s

Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 3
Wheelbase : 248 cm or 97.64 inches
Length : 402 cm or 158.27 inches
Width : 170 cm or 66.93 inches
Height : 140 cm or 55.12 inches
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 205/50 R15
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 205/50 R15
Curb Weight : 1207 kg OR 2661 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 6.9 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 330-1152 L
Front Suspension : Independent. McPherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar
Rear Suspension : -
How much horsepower does a 1992 Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 have?
The 1992 Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 has 174 PS / 172 bhp / 128 kW horsepower.

How much does a Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 weighs?
The Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 weighs 1207 Kg / 2661 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6?
The Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 top speed is 224 Km/h / 139 mph.

Is Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Front Wheel Drive (FWD).

If you found an error in these specifications