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Volkswagen Sharan TDI 4MOTION

(2003 model)

Brief specs of 2003 Volkswagen Sharan TDI 4MOTION

5-door 8-seater minivan (multi-purpose vehicle, MPV), diesel 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 1896 cm3 / 115.7 cu in / 115.7 cu in, 84.3 kW / 113.0 hp / 113.0 hp @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, 310.0 N·m / 228.6 lb·ft / 228.6 lb·ft @ 1900 rpm / 1900 rpm / 1900 rpm, manual 6-speed transmission, all wheel drive, 178 km/h / 111 mph / 111 mph top speed, consumption 7.1 l/100km / 39.8 mpg-UK / 33.1 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)VolkswagenIssued from2003
ModelSharan TDI 4MOTIONIssued until
SerieSharanNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerVolkswagen AGCountryDE,US,BR,MX,ZA

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typeminivan (multi-purpose vehicle, MPV)Number of seats8
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4634 mm / 182.4 in / 182.4 inTotal (curb) weight1807 kg / 3984 lb / 3984 lb
Width1810 mm / 71.3 in / 71.3 inDry weight
Height1730 mm / 68.1 in / 68.1 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2841 mm / 111.9 in / 111.9 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1530 mm / 60.2 in / 60.2 inTowing weight
Track rear1524 mm / 60.0 in / 60.0 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity70 l / 15.4 UK gal / 18.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.63  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.31Frontal area (A)2.68 m2 / 28.8 sq ft / 28.8 sq ft
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.83 m2 / 8.9 sq ft / 8.9 sq ftAerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)20.6 kW / 27.7 hp / 27.7 hp

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves8
Engine ManufacturerVolkswagenValves per cylinder2
Engine constructioncast iron block; aluminium headBore79.5 mm / 3.13 in / 3.13 in
FueldieselStroke95.5 mm / 3.76 in / 3.76 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.83
Fuel supplydirect diesel inj.Engine displacement1896 cm3 / 115.7 cu in / 115.7 cu in
Engine Main bearings5Unitary capacity474.00 cm3/cylinder / 28.925 cu in/cylinder / 28.925 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio18.0 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power84.3 kW / 113.0 hp / 113.0 hp at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque310.0 N·m / 228.6 lb·ft / 228.6 lb·ft at 1900 rpm / 1900 rpm / 1900 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)54.7 kW / 73.3 hp / 73.3 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output44.5 kW/l / 0.977 bhp/cu in / 0.977 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque163.5 N·m/l / 1.43 lb·ft/cu in / 1.43 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears6
Wheel driveall wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.61
  Final gear (drive) ratio4.24

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)9.30 s / 9.30 s / 9.30 sTop (maximal) speed178 km/h / 111 mph / 111 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio62.5 kW/ton / 47.4 bhp/ton / 47.4 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h14.70 s / 14.70 s / 14.70 sFuel consumption, City (urban)9.1 l/100km / 31.0 mpg-UK / 25.8 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)5.9 l/100km / 47.9 mpg-UK / 39.9 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)7.1 l/100km / 39.8 mpg-UK / 33.1 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions192 g/km / 309 g/mi / 309 g/mi
  Range986 km / 613 mi / 613 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
Steeringrack & pinion PASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.9 m / 39.0 ft / 39.0 ft
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut, Lower wishbone, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rearIndependent, Semi-trailing arm, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Wheels front6J x 16Wheels rear6J x 16
Tyres front215/55 R 16 HTyres rear215/55 R 16 H
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter front313 mm / 12.3 in / 12.3 inBrake diameter rear294 mm / 11.6 in / 11.6 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Volkswagen Sharan TDI 4MOTION

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