Comparison between:
• Volkswagen Golf IV (1J1) 1.4 16V (petrol, 1997)
• Volkswagen Golf IV (1J1) 1.8 (petrol, 1997)
• Volkswagen Golf IV (1J1) 2.0 (petrol, 1998)
• Volkswagen Golf IV (1J1) 1.6 16V (petrol, 2000)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ManufacturerVolkswagenVolkswagenVolkswagenVolkswagen
SeriesGolfGolfGolfGolf
ModelIV (1J1) 1.4 16VIV (1J1) 1.8IV (1J1) 2.0IV (1J1) 1.6 16V
First year of production1997199719982000
Last year of production2006200020032003

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typehatchback (liftback, fastback)hatchback (liftback, fastback)hatchback (liftback, fastback)hatchback (liftback, fastback)
Number of doors3 / 53 / 53 / 53 / 5
Number of seats5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Wheelbase2511.00 mm (millimeters)
8.24 ft (feet)
98.86 in (inches)
2.5110 m (meters)
2511.00 mm (millimeters)
8.24 ft (feet)
98.86 in (inches)
2.5110 m (meters)
2511.00 mm (millimeters)
8.24 ft (feet)
98.86 in (inches)
2.5110 m (meters)
2511.00 mm (millimeters)
8.24 ft (feet)
98.86 in (inches)
2.5110 m (meters)
Front track1513.00 mm (millimeters)
4.96 ft (feet)
59.57 in (inches)
1.5130 m (meters)
1513.00 mm (millimeters)
4.96 ft (feet)
59.57 in (inches)
1.5130 m (meters)
1513.00 mm (millimeters)
4.96 ft (feet)
59.57 in (inches)
1.5130 m (meters)
1513.00 mm (millimeters)
4.96 ft (feet)
59.57 in (inches)
1.5130 m (meters)
Rear track1494.00 mm (millimeters)
4.90 ft (feet)
58.82 in (inches)
1.4940 m (meters)
1494.00 mm (millimeters)
4.90 ft (feet)
58.82 in (inches)
1.4940 m (meters)
1494.00 mm (millimeters)
4.90 ft (feet)
58.82 in (inches)
1.4940 m (meters)
1494.00 mm (millimeters)
4.90 ft (feet)
58.82 in (inches)
1.4940 m (meters)
Length4149.00 mm (millimeters)
13.61 ft (feet)
163.35 in (inches)
4.1490 m (meters)
4149.00 mm (millimeters)
13.61 ft (feet)
163.35 in (inches)
4.1490 m (meters)
4149.00 mm (millimeters)
13.61 ft (feet)
163.35 in (inches)
4.1490 m (meters)
4149.00 mm (millimeters)
13.61 ft (feet)
163.35 in (inches)
4.1490 m (meters)
Width1735.00 mm (millimeters)
5.69 ft (feet)
68.31 in (inches)
1.7350 m (meters)
1735.00 mm (millimeters)
5.69 ft (feet)
68.31 in (inches)
1.7350 m (meters)
1735.00 mm (millimeters)
5.69 ft (feet)
68.31 in (inches)
1.7350 m (meters)
1735.00 mm (millimeters)
5.69 ft (feet)
68.31 in (inches)
1.7350 m (meters)
Height1439.00 mm (millimeters)
4.72 ft (feet)
56.65 in (inches)
1.4390 m (meters)
1439.00 mm (millimeters)
4.72 ft (feet)
56.65 in (inches)
1.4390 m (meters)
1439.00 mm (millimeters)
4.72 ft (feet)
56.65 in (inches)
1.4390 m (meters)
1439.00 mm (millimeters)
4.72 ft (feet)
56.65 in (inches)
1.4390 m (meters)
Ground clearance----
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity330.0 l (liters)
11.65 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.33 m3 (cubic meters)
330000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
330.0 l (liters)
11.65 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.33 m3 (cubic meters)
330000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
330.0 l (liters)
11.65 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.33 m3 (cubic meters)
330000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
330.0 l (liters)
11.65 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.33 m3 (cubic meters)
330000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity1185.0 l (liters)
41.85 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.19 m3 (cubic meters)
1185000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
1184.0 l (liters)
41.81 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.18 m3 (cubic meters)
1184000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
1185.0 l (liters)
41.85 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.19 m3 (cubic meters)
1185000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
1184.0 l (liters)
41.81 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.18 m3 (cubic meters)
1184000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight1085 kg (kilograms)
2392.02 lbs (pounds)
1195 kg (kilograms)
2634.52 lbs (pounds)
1170 kg (kilograms)
2579.41 lbs (pounds)
1100 kg (kilograms)
2425.08 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight1640 kg (kilograms)
3615.58 lbs (pounds)
1695 kg (kilograms)
3736.84 lbs (pounds)
1715 kg (kilograms)
3780.93 lbs (pounds)
1750 kg (kilograms)
3858.09 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank55.0 l (liters)
12.10 UK gal (UK gallons)
14.53 US gal (US gallons)
55.0 l (liters)
12.10 UK gal (UK gallons)
14.53 US gal (US gallons)
55.0 l (liters)
12.10 UK gal (UK gallons)
14.53 US gal (US gallons)
55.0 l (liters)
12.10 UK gal (UK gallons)
14.53 US gal (US gallons)

Engine

Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fuelpetrolpetrolpetrolpetrol
Type of fuel systemmulti-point fuel injection (MPFI)multi-point fuel injection (MPFI)multi-point fuel injection (MPFI)multi-point fuel injection (MPFI)
Engine model---AZD
Engine locationtransverse, fronttransverse, fronttransverse, fronttransverse, front
Engine displacement1390 cc (cubic centimeters)1781 cc (cubic centimeters)1984 cc (cubic centimeters)1598 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typeoverhead camshaft (OHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)overhead camshaft (OHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Type of aspirationnaturally aspiratednaturally aspiratednaturally aspiratednaturally aspirated
Compression ratio10.00 : 110.30 : 110.00 : 111.00 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engineinline/straight engineinline/straight engineinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)5 (five)2 (two)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)76.50 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
3.01 in (inches)
0.0765 m (meters)
81.00 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.19 in (inches)
0.0810 m (meters)
82.50 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.25 in (inches)
0.0825 m (meters)
76.50 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
3.01 in (inches)
0.0765 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)75.60 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
2.98 in (inches)
0.0756 m (meters)
86.40 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.40 in (inches)
0.0864 m (meters)
92.80 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.65 in (inches)
0.0928 m (meters)
86.90 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.42 in (inches)
0.0869 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power75 hp (horse power)
55.9 kW (kilowatts)
76.0 ps (metric horsepower)
125 hp (horse power)
93.2 kW (kilowatts)
126.7 ps (metric horsepower)
115 hp (horse power)
85.8 kW (kilowatts)
116.6 ps (metric horsepower)
105 hp (horse power)
78.3 kW (kilowatts)
106.5 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at5000 rpm (revolutions per minute)6000 rpm (revolutions per minute)5200 rpm (revolutions per minute)5700 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque126 Nm (newton meters)
12.8 kgm (kilogram meters)
92.9 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
170 Nm (newton meters)
17.3 kgm (kilogram meters)
125.4 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
170 Nm (newton meters)
17.3 kgm (kilogram meters)
125.4 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
148 Nm (newton meters)
15.1 kgm (kilogram meters)
109.2 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at3800 rpm (revolutions per minute)4200 rpm (revolutions per minute)2400 rpm (revolutions per minute)4500 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM----
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h13.00 s (seconds)9.90 s (seconds)10.00 s (seconds)10.00 s (seconds)
Maximum speed171 km/h (kilometers per hour)
106.25 mph (miles per hour)
201 km/h (kilometers per hour)
124.90 mph (miles per hour)
195 km/h (kilometers per hour)
121.17 mph (miles per hour)
192 km/h (kilometers per hour)
119.30 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient----

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)9.1 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.00 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.40 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
25.85 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.83 mpl (miles per liter)
10.99 km/l (kilometers per liter)
11.7 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.57 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
3.09 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
20.10 mpg (miles per gallon)
5.31 mpl (miles per liter)
8.55 km/l (kilometers per liter)
10.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.40 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.88 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
21.58 mpg (miles per gallon)
5.70 mpl (miles per liter)
9.17 km/l (kilometers per liter)
9.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.11 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.54 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
24.50 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.47 mpl (miles per liter)
10.42 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)5.5 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.21 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.45 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
42.77 mpg (miles per gallon)
11.30 mpl (miles per liter)
18.18 km/l (kilometers per liter)
6.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.39 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.66 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
37.34 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.86 mpl (miles per liter)
15.87 km/l (kilometers per liter)
6.1 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.34 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.61 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
38.56 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.19 mpl (miles per liter)
16.39 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.7 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.25 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.51 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
41.27 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.90 mpl (miles per liter)
17.54 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)6.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.50 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.80 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
34.59 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.14 mpl (miles per liter)
14.71 km/l (kilometers per liter)
-7.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.74 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.09 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
29.77 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.87 mpl (miles per liter)
12.66 km/l (kilometers per liter)
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EU emission standard----
Catalytic converter----
CO2 emissions----

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Transmission model----
Type of transmissionmanualmanualmanualmanual
Number of automatic gears----
Number of manual gears5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Final drive ratio----
Drive typefront wheel drive (FWD)front wheel drive (FWD)front wheel drive (FWD)front wheel drive (FWD)

Steering

Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinionrack and pinionrack and pinionrack and pinion
Type of power steeringhydraulichydraulichydraulichydraulic
Turning circle diameter10.30 m (meters)
33.79 ft (feet)
405.51 in (inches)
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Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - MacPherson strut - wishbone - wishbone - wishbone
Type of rear suspension - independent suspension
- multi-link suspension
- coil springs
- telescopic shock absorbers
- coil springs - coil springs - coil springs

Brakes

Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discsventilated discsventilated discsventilated discs
Type of rear brakesdiscsdiscsdiscsdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYesYesYes

Wheels

Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size6J6J X 156J X 156J
Tyre code175/80 R14195/65 VR 15195/65 R15175/80 R14