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Volkswagen Corrado 2.9

(1993 model)

Brief specs of 1993 Volkswagen Corrado 2.9

5-door 4-seater, petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder straight (inline) engine, 2860 cm3 / 174.5 cu in / 174.5 cu in, 140.0 kW / 187.7 hp / 187.7 hp @ 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm, 245.0 N·m / 180.7 lb·ft / 180.7 lb·ft @ 4200 rpm / 4200 rpm / 4200 rpm

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)VolkswagenIssued from1993
ModelCorrado 2.9Issued until
SerieCorradoNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerVolkswagen AGCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typeNumber of seats4
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)4140 l / 146.20 cu ft / 146.20 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4060 mm / 159.8 in / 159.8 inTotal (curb) weight1210 kg / 2668 lb / 2668 lb
Width1690 mm / 66.5 in / 66.5 inDry weight
Height1320 mm / 52.0 in / 52.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2480 mm / 97.6 in / 97.6 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity40 l / 8.8 UK gal / 10.6 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.64  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)1.90 m2 / 20.4 sq ft / 20.4 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.57 m2 / 6.1 sq ft / 6.1 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)14.1 kW / 19.0 hp / 19.0 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 6 cylinder)Total number of valves
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder
Engine constructionBore82.0 mm / 3.23 in / 3.23 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke90.3 mm / 3.56 in / 3.56 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.91
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement2860 cm3 / 174.5 cu in / 174.5 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity476.88 cm3/cylinder / 29.101 cu in/cylinder / 29.101 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio
SumpMax. output power140.0 kW / 187.7 hp / 187.7 hp at 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm
AspirationMax. torque245.0 N·m / 180.7 lb·ft / 180.7 lb·ft at 4200 rpm / 4200 rpm / 4200 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)56.0 kW / 75.1 hp / 75.1 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output49.0 kW/l / 1.076 bhp/cu in / 1.076 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque85.7 N·m/l / 0.75 lb·ft/cu in / 0.75 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeNumber of gears
Wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio157.0 kW/ton / 119.0 bhp/ton / 119.0 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
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front200/50-R1585Tyres rear
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Volkswagen Corrado 2.9

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