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Volkswagen Jetta Turbo Diesel

(1980 model)

Brief specs of 1980 Volkswagen Jetta Turbo Diesel

2-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), diesel 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 1588 cm3 / 96.9 cu in / 96.9 cu in, 52.2 kW / 70.0 hp / 70.0 hp @ 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm, 133.0 N·m / 98.1 lb·ft / 98.1 lb·ft @ 2600 rpm / 2600 rpm / 2600 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 153 km/h / 95 mph / 95 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)VolkswagenIssued from1980
ModelJetta Turbo DieselIssued until
SerieJettaNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerVolkswagen AGCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)3940 l / 139.14 cu ft / 139.14 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4190 mm / 165.0 in / 165.0 inTotal (curb) weight890 kg / 1962 lb / 1962 lb
Width1630 mm / 64.2 in / 64.2 inDry weight
Height1410 mm / 55.5 in / 55.5 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2400 mm / 94.5 in / 94.5 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1400 mm / 55.1 in / 55.1 inTowing weight
Track rear1370 mm / 53.9 in / 53.9 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance125 mm / 4.9 in / 4.9 inFuel capacity40 l / 8.8 UK gal / 10.6 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.75  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.95 m2 / 21.0 sq ft / 21.0 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves8
Engine ManufacturerVolkswagenValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore76.5 mm / 3.01 in / 3.01 in
FueldieselStroke86.4 mm / 3.40 in / 3.40 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.89
Fuel supplyBo diesel inj.Engine displacement1588 cm3 / 96.9 cu in / 96.9 cu in
Engine Main bearings5Unitary capacity397.00 cm3/cylinder / 24.226 cu in/cylinder / 24.226 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio23.0 : 1
SumpMax. output power52.2 kW / 70.0 hp / 70.0 hp at 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque133.0 N·m / 98.1 lb·ft / 98.1 lb·ft at 2600 rpm / 2600 rpm / 2600 rpm
Compressor typeGarrett AiResearch turboMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)9.7 kW / 13.0 hp / 13.0 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output32.9 kW/l / 0.722 bhp/cu in / 0.722 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converternoSpecific torque83.8 N·m/l / 0.73 lb·ft/cu in / 0.73 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.71
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.89

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)9.10 s / 9.10 s / 9.10 sTop (maximal) speed153 km/h / 95 mph / 95 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio78.7 kW/ton / 59.6 bhp/ton / 59.6 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
Steeringrack & pinionSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle10.5 m / 34.4 ft / 34.4 ft
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut, Lower wishbone, Coil springsSuspension rearSemi-independent, Trailing arm, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front205/55-R16Tyres rear175/70-HR13
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Volkswagen Jetta Turbo Diesel

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