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Volkswagen Passat 1.9 Bluemotion

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Volkswagen Passat 1.9 Bluemotion

4-door 5-seater station wagon (estate, combi), diesel 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, OHC, 1895 cm3 / 115.6 cu in / 115.6 cu in, 77.0 kW / 103.3 hp / 103.3 hp @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, 250.0 N·m / 184.4 lb·ft / 184.4 lb·ft @ 1900 rpm / 1900 rpm / 1900 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 193 km/h / 120 mph / 120 mph top speed, consumption 5.1 l/100km / 55.4 mpg-UK / 46.1 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)VolkswagenIssued from2008
ModelPassat 1.9 BluemotionIssued until
SeriePassatNumber 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 seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)565 l / 19.95 cu ft / 19.95 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)2718 l / 95.99 cu ft / 95.99 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)565 l / 19.95 cu ft / 19.95 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4770 mm / 187.8 in / 187.8 inTotal (curb) weight1422 kg / 3135 lb / 3135 lb
Width1830 mm / 72.0 in / 72.0 inDry weight
Height1480 mm / 58.3 in / 58.3 inLoad capacity608 kg / 1340 lb / 1340 lb
Wheelbase2720 mm / 107.1 in / 107.1 inGross (max.) weight2030 kg / 4475 lb / 4475 lb
Track frontTowing weight1500 kg / 3307 lb / 3307 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity70 l / 15.4 UK gal / 18.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.75  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.30 m2 / 24.8 sq ft / 24.8 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 valves8
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 displacement1895 cm3 / 115.6 cu in / 115.6 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity474.05 cm3/cylinder / 28.928 cu in/cylinder / 28.928 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHCCompression ratio18.5 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power77.0 kW / 103.3 hp / 103.3 hp at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque250.0 N·m / 184.4 lb·ft / 184.4 lb·ft at 1900 rpm / 1900 rpm / 1900 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)30.8 kW / 41.3 hp / 41.3 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output40.6 kW/l / 0.893 bhp/cu in / 0.893 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque131.9 N·m/l / 1.15 lb·ft/cu in / 1.15 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) speed193 km/h / 120 mph / 120 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio73.8 kW/ton / 55.9 bhp/ton / 55.9 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)5.1 l/100km / 55.4 mpg-UK / 46.1 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions137 g/km / 220 g/mi / 220 g/mi (est.)
  Range1373 km / 853 mi / 853 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering detailsTraction control. Electronic stabilisation program (ESP).
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front200/55-R16Tyres rear
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Volkswagen Passat 1.9 Bluemotion

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