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Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v Specs

(1998 - 2003) - Technical Specifications for Years 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003


With a fuel consumption of 6.4 litres/100km - 44 mpg UK - 37 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 13.5 seconds, a maximum top speed of 106 mph (171 km/h), a curb weight of 2348 lbs (1065 kgs), the Golf 4 1.4 16v has a naturally-aspirated Inline 4 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code AHW.
This engine produces a maximum power of 75 PS (74 bhp - 55 kW) at 5000 rpm and a maximum torque of 128 Nm (94 lb.ft) at 3300 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 4 has Independent. McPherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar front suspension and - rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 175 / 80 on 14 inch rims at the front, and 175 / 80 on 14 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the Golf 4 1.4 16v braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The Golf 4 model is a car manufactured by Volkswagen, sold new from year 1998 to 2003, and available after that as a used car.

Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v Engine Technical Data Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 4
Engine Code : AHW
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : MPI - Marelli 4AV
Engine Alignment : Transverse
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 1390 cm3 or 84.8 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 76.5 x 75.6 mm
2.99 x 2.95 inches
Number of valves : 16 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 10.5
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 75 PS or 74 bhp or 55 kW @ 5000 rpm
Maximum torque : 128 Nm or 94 lb.ft @ 3300 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : FWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 6.4 L/100km
44 mpg UK / 37 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Extra Urban: 5.3 L/100km
53 mpg UK / 44 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 8.4 L/100km
34 mpg UK / 28 mpg US
Range : 859 Km or 534 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 55 L
12.1 UK gallons
14.5 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 158 g/Km (Volkswagen)

Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v Safety Ratings

Euro NCAP

Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v Performance Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v Performance

Top Speed : 171 km/h or 106 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 13.5 s

Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 5
Wheelbase : 251 cm or 98.82 inches
Length : 415 cm or 163.39 inches
Width : 174 cm or 68.5 inches
Height : 144 cm or 56.69 inches
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (256 mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs (232 mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 175/80 R14
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 175/80 R14
Curb Weight : 1065 kg OR 2348 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 14.2 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 330-1184 L
Front Suspension : Independent. McPherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar
Rear Suspension : -
How much horsepower does a 1998 Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v have?
The 1998 Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v has 75 PS / 74 bhp / 55 kW horsepower.

How much does a Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v weighs?
The Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v weighs 1065 Kg / 2348 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v?
The Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v top speed is 171 Km/h / 106 mph.

Is Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Volkswagen Golf 4 1.4 16v is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Front Wheel Drive (FWD).

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