Comparison between:
• Volkswagen Golf II (19E) 1.8 GTI G60 (petrol, 1990)
• Volkswagen Golf II (19E) 1.8 GTI 16V (petrol, 1986)
• Volkswagen Golf II (19E) 1.6 (petrol, 1986)
• Volkswagen Golf II (19E) 1.6 (petrol, 1983)

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
ModelII (19E) 1.8 GTI G60II (19E) 1.8 GTI 16VII (19E) 1.6II (19E) 1.6
First year of production1990198619861983
Last year of production1991199019911991

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 (three)-3 (three)5 (five)
Number of seats5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Wheelbase-2745.00 mm (millimeters)
9.01 ft (feet)
108.07 in (inches)
2.7450 m (meters)
2475.00 mm (millimeters)
8.12 ft (feet)
97.44 in (inches)
2.4750 m (meters)
2475.00 mm (millimeters)
8.12 ft (feet)
97.44 in (inches)
2.4750 m (meters)
Front track1413.00 mm (millimeters)
4.64 ft (feet)
55.63 in (inches)
1.4130 m (meters)
--1427.00 mm (millimeters)
4.68 ft (feet)
56.18 in (inches)
1.4270 m (meters)
Rear track1408.00 mm (millimeters)
4.62 ft (feet)
55.43 in (inches)
1.4080 m (meters)
--1422.00 mm (millimeters)
4.67 ft (feet)
55.98 in (inches)
1.4220 m (meters)
Length3985.00 mm (millimeters)
13.07 ft (feet)
156.89 in (inches)
3.9850 m (meters)
3985.00 mm (millimeters)
13.07 ft (feet)
156.89 in (inches)
3.9850 m (meters)
3985.00 mm (millimeters)
13.07 ft (feet)
156.89 in (inches)
3.9850 m (meters)
3985.00 mm (millimeters)
13.07 ft (feet)
156.89 in (inches)
3.9850 m (meters)
Width1679.00 mm (millimeters)
5.51 ft (feet)
66.10 in (inches)
1.6790 m (meters)
1665.00 mm (millimeters)
5.46 ft (feet)
65.55 in (inches)
1.6650 m (meters)
1665.00 mm (millimeters)
5.46 ft (feet)
65.55 in (inches)
1.6650 m (meters)
1665.00 mm (millimeters)
5.46 ft (feet)
65.55 in (inches)
1.6650 m (meters)
Height1405.00 mm (millimeters)
4.61 ft (feet)
55.31 in (inches)
1.4050 m (meters)
1405.00 mm (millimeters)
4.61 ft (feet)
55.31 in (inches)
1.4050 m (meters)
1415.00 mm (millimeters)
4.64 ft (feet)
55.71 in (inches)
1.4150 m (meters)
1415.00 mm (millimeters)
4.64 ft (feet)
55.71 in (inches)
1.4150 m (meters)
Ground clearance----
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity-320.0 l (liters)
11.30 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.32 m3 (cubic meters)
320000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
345.0 l (liters)
12.18 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.34 m3 (cubic meters)
345000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
345.0 l (liters)
12.18 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.34 m3 (cubic meters)
345000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity--1145.0 l (liters)
40.44 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.15 m3 (cubic meters)
1145000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
1145.0 l (liters)
40.44 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.15 m3 (cubic meters)
1145000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight1076 kg (kilograms)
2372.17 lbs (pounds)
1035 kg (kilograms)
2281.78 lbs (pounds)
880 kg (kilograms)
1940.07 lbs (pounds)
880 kg (kilograms)
1940.07 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight-1400 kg (kilograms)
3086.47 lbs (pounds)
1400 kg (kilograms)
3086.47 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)direct injectioncarburettorcarburettor
Engine modelG60KR-EZ
Engine locationtransverse, fronttransverse, fronttransverse, fronttransverse, front
Engine displacement1781 cc (cubic centimeters)1781 cc (cubic centimeters)1595 cc (cubic centimeters)1595 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typesingle overhead camshaft (SOHC)-overhead camshaft (OHC)-
Type of aspirationmechanical superchargingnaturally aspiratednaturally aspiratednaturally aspirated
Compression ratio8.00 : 110.00 : 19.30 : 19.30 : 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 cylinder2 (two)4 (four)2 (two)2 (two)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)81.00 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.19 in (inches)
0.0810 m (meters)
81.00 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.19 in (inches)
0.0810 m (meters)
76.50 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
3.01 in (inches)
0.0765 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)86.40 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.40 in (inches)
0.0864 m (meters)
86.40 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.40 in (inches)
0.0864 m (meters)
86.90 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.42 in (inches)
0.0869 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 power163 hp (horse power)
121.5 kW (kilowatts)
165.3 ps (metric horsepower)
139 hp (horse power)
103.7 kW (kilowatts)
140.9 ps (metric horsepower)
72 hp (horse power)
53.7 kW (kilowatts)
73.0 ps (metric horsepower)
75 hp (horse power)
55.9 kW (kilowatts)
76.0 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at5600 rpm (revolutions per minute)6100 rpm (revolutions per minute)5200 rpm (revolutions per minute)5200 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque224 Nm (newton meters)
22.8 kgm (kilogram meters)
165.2 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
168 Nm (newton meters)
17.1 kgm (kilogram meters)
123.9 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
128 Nm (newton meters)
13.1 kgm (kilogram meters)
94.4 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
125 Nm (newton meters)
12.7 kgm (kilogram meters)
92.2 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at-4600 rpm (revolutions per minute)2800 rpm (revolutions per minute)-
Redline RPM----
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h8.30 s (seconds)8.60 s (seconds)14.10 s (seconds)15.20 s (seconds)
Maximum speed215 km/h (kilometers per hour)
133.59 mph (miles per hour)
208 km/h (kilometers per hour)
129.25 mph (miles per hour)
162 km/h (kilometers per hour)
100.66 mph (miles per hour)
162 km/h (kilometers per hour)
100.66 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient----

Fuel consumption

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

Fuel consumption (urban)-11.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.42 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.91 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
21.38 mpg (miles per gallon)
5.65 mpl (miles per liter)
9.09 km/l (kilometers per liter)
--
Fuel consumption (extra urban)-7.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.54 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.85 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
33.60 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.88 mpl (miles per liter)
14.29 km/l (kilometers per liter)
--
Fuel consumption (combined)-8.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.89 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.27 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
27.35 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.23 mpl (miles per liter)
11.63 km/l (kilometers per liter)
--
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 pinion-rack and pinion
Type of power steeringhydraulichydraulic--
Turning circle diameter-10.50 m (meters)
34.45 ft (feet)
413.39 in (inches)
--

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - MacPherson strut - MacPherson strut - independent suspension
- MacPherson strut
-
Type of rear suspension- - 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 discsdiscs-
Type of rear brakesdiscsdiscsdrum-
ABS (anti-lock braking system)Yes---

Wheels

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

Rim size-6.5J X R15-14
Tyre code-185/55/ R15-185