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Volkswagen Fox 1.4 TDI

(2006 model)

Brief specs of 2006 Volkswagen Fox 1.4 TDI

3-door 4-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, diesel 3-cylinder 6-valve straight (inline) engine, OHC, 1422 cm3 / 86.8 cu in / 86.8 cu in, 51.0 kW / 68.4 hp / 68.4 hp @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, 155.0 N·m / 114.3 lb·ft / 114.3 lb·ft @ 1600 rpm / 1600 rpm / 1600 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 161 km/h / 100 mph / 100 mph top speed, consumption 4.9 l/100km / 57.6 mpg-UK / 48.0 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)VolkswagenIssued from2006
ModelFox 1.4 TDIIssued until
SerieFoxNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerVolkswagen AGCountryDE,US,BR,MX,ZA

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors3
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats4
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)676 l / 23.87 cu ft / 23.87 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4180 l / 147.62 cu ft / 147.62 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)1351 l / 47.71 cu ft / 47.71 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length3830 mm / 150.8 in / 150.8 inTotal (curb) weight1085 kg / 2392 lb / 2392 lb
Width1670 mm / 65.7 in / 65.7 inDry weight
Height1550 mm / 61.0 in / 61.0 inLoad capacity485 kg / 1069 lb / 1069 lb
Wheelbase2470 mm / 97.2 in / 97.2 inGross (max.) weight1570 kg / 3461 lb / 3461 lb
Track frontTowing weight1200 kg / 2646 lb / 2646 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity50 l / 11.0 UK gal / 13.2 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.55  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.4Frontal area (A)2.20 m2 / 23.7 sq ft / 23.7 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.88 m2 / 9.5 sq ft / 9.5 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)21.9 kW / 29.3 hp / 29.3 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders3
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 3 cylinder)Total number of valves6
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore79.5 mm / 3.13 in / 3.13 in
FueldieselStroke95.5 mm / 3.76 in / 3.76 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.83
Fuel supplyTurboEngine displacement1422 cm3 / 86.8 cu in / 86.8 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity474.05 cm3/cylinder / 28.928 cu in/cylinder / 28.928 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHCCompression ratio19.5 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power51.0 kW / 68.4 hp / 68.4 hp at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque155.0 N·m / 114.3 lb·ft / 114.3 lb·ft at 1600 rpm / 1600 rpm / 1600 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)20.4 kW / 27.4 hp / 27.4 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output35.9 kW/l / 0.788 bhp/cu in / 0.788 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque109.0 N·m/l / 0.95 lb·ft/cu in / 0.95 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed161 km/h / 100 mph / 100 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio64.5 kW/ton / 48.9 bhp/ton / 48.9 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)4.9 l/100km / 57.6 mpg-UK / 48.0 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions149 g/km / 240 g/mi / 240 g/mi
  Range1020 km / 634 mi / 634 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering detailsOptional traction control. Optional Electronic stabilisation program (ESP).
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front185/60R14Tyres rear185/60R14
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsOptional ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Volkswagen Fox 1.4 TDI

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