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Volkswagen New Beetle S 1.8 L Turbo

(2004 model)

Brief specs of 2004 Volkswagen New Beetle S 1.8 L Turbo

2-door 4-seater coupé, 4-cylinder 20-valve straight (inline) engine, 1786 cm3 / 109.0 cu in / 109.0 cu in, 135.0 kW / 181.0 hp / 181.0 hp @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, 234.6 N·m / 173.0 lb·ft / 173.0 lb·ft, consumption 9.1 l/100km / 31.0 mpg-UK / 25.8 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)VolkswagenIssued from2004
ModelNew Beetle S 1.8 L TurboIssued until
SerieNew BeetleNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerVolkswagen AGCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typecoupéNumber of seats4
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)340 l / 12.01 cu ft / 12.01 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)2407 l / 85.00 cu ft / 85.00 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4100 mm / 161.4 in / 161.4 inTotal (curb) weight1363 kg / 3005 lb / 3005 lb
Width1730 mm / 68.1 in / 68.1 inDry weight
Height1510 mm / 59.4 in / 59.4 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2470 mm / 97.2 in / 97.2 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance120 mm / 4.7 in / 4.7 inFuel capacity55 l / 12.1 UK gal / 14.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.66  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.22 m2 / 23.9 sq ft / 23.9 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 valves20
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder5
Engine constructionBore81.0 mm / 3.19 in / 3.19 in
FuelStroke86.0 mm / 3.39 in / 3.39 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.94
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement1786 cm3 / 109.0 cu in / 109.0 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity443.16 cm3/cylinder / 27.043 cu in/cylinder / 27.043 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio9.5 : 1
SumpMax. output power135.0 kW / 181.0 hp / 181.0 hp at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
AspirationMax. torque234.6 N·m / 173.0 lb·ft / 173.0 lb·ft at
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)54.0 kW / 72.4 hp / 72.4 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output75.6 kW/l / 1.661 bhp/cu in / 1.661 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque131.3 N·m/l / 1.15 lb·ft/cu in / 1.15 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 ratio134.3 kW/ton / 101.8 bhp/ton / 101.8 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)10.2 l/100km / 27.7 mpg-UK / 23.1 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)7.8 l/100km / 36.2 mpg-UK / 30.2 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)9.1 l/100km / 31.0 mpg-UK / 25.8 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range604 km / 376 mi / 376 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle12.0 m / 39.4 ft / 39.4 ft
Suspension frontIndependentSuspension rearSemi Independent
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front205/55-R16Tyres rear195/60-R16
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Volkswagen New Beetle S 1.8 L Turbo

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