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Volkswagen Phaeton 5.0 V10 TDi

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Volkswagen Phaeton 5.0 V10 TDi

4-door 4-seater station wagon (estate, combi), diesel 10-cylinder 20-valve V engine, OHC, 4920 cm3 / 300.2 cu in / 300.2 cu in, 230.0 kW / 308.4 hp / 308.4 hp @ 3750 rpm / 3750 rpm / 3750 rpm, 750.0 N·m / 553.2 lb·ft / 553.2 lb·ft @ 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm, automatic 6-speed transmission, four wheel drive, 250 km/h / 155 mph / 155 mph top speed, consumption 11.4 l/100km / 24.8 mpg-UK / 20.6 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)VolkswagenIssued from2008
ModelPhaeton 5.0 V10 TDiIssued until
SeriePhaetonNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerVolkswagen AGCountryDE,US,BR,MX,ZA

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typestation wagon (estate, combi)Number of seats4
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)500 l / 17.66 cu ft / 17.66 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4180 l / 147.62 cu ft / 147.62 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)500 l / 17.66 cu ft / 17.66 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length5060 mm / 199.2 in / 199.2 inTotal (curb) weight2405 kg / 5302 lb / 5302 lb
Width1910 mm / 75.2 in / 75.2 inDry weight
Height1460 mm / 57.5 in / 57.5 inLoad capacity585 kg / 1290 lb / 1290 lb
Wheelbase2890 mm / 113.8 in / 113.8 inGross (max.) weight2990 kg / 6592 lb / 6592 lb
Track frontTowing weight2500 kg / 5512 lb / 5512 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance230 mm / 9.1 in / 9.1 inFuel capacity90 l / 19.8 UK gal / 23.8 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.75  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.4Frontal area (A)2.37 m2 / 25.5 sq ft / 25.5 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.95 m2 / 10.2 sq ft / 10.2 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)23.6 kW / 31.6 hp / 31.6 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders10
Engine TypeV engine (V10)Total number of valves20
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore81.0 mm / 3.19 in / 3.19 in
FueldieselStroke95.5 mm / 3.76 in / 3.76 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.85
Fuel supplyTurboEngine displacement4920 cm3 / 300.2 cu in / 300.2 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity492.11 cm3/cylinder / 30.030 cu in/cylinder / 30.030 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHCCompression ratio18.0 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power230.0 kW / 308.4 hp / 308.4 hp at 3750 rpm / 3750 rpm / 3750 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque750.0 N·m / 553.2 lb·ft / 553.2 lb·ft at 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)92.0 kW / 123.4 hp / 123.4 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output46.8 kW/l / 1.027 bhp/cu in / 1.027 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque152.4 N·m/l / 1.33 lb·ft/cu in / 1.33 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears6
Wheel drivefour wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed250 km/h / 155 mph / 155 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio130.1 kW/ton / 98.6 bhp/ton / 98.6 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)11.4 l/100km / 24.8 mpg-UK / 20.6 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions161 g/km / 259 g/mi / 259 g/mi
  Range789 km / 491 mi / 491 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering detailsTraction control. Electronic stabilisation program (ESP).
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle13.0 m / 42.7 ft / 42.7 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front230/50-R18Tyres rear
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Volkswagen Phaeton 5.0 V10 TDi

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