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VW Golf GTI (Mk IV) specs

Car type Compact
Curb weight 1213 kg (2674 lbs)
Power / weight 148 ps (146 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 194 Nm (143 lb-ft) / t
Introduced 2002
Origin country Germany
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Top speed 222 kph (138 mph)
0 - 100 kph 7.9 s
0 - 200 kph 35.4 s
0 - 100 mph 18.1 s
Est. 1/8 mile 10.8 s @ 76.4 mph
1/4 mile 15.4 s
Est. 1/2 mile 24.7 s @ 111.8 mph
Est. 1000 m 28.6 s @ 187.0 kph
Est. 100 - 200 kph 27.5 s

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VW Golf GTI acceleration graph


Engine type Inline 4, Turbocharged, 20v
Displacement 1.8 l (110 ci)
Power 180 ps (178 bhp / 132 kw)
Torque 235 Nm (173 lb-ft)
Power / liter 100 ps (99 hp)
Transmission 5
Layout front engine, front wheel drive

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777Balt  1y ago

Why does it show Hockenheim Short lap time but when you go to there is no such lap?


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FastestLaps  1y ago


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Dumb guy  5y ago

Dumb ass your Jetta is almost 200 lbs heavy that the golf so yah it's slower

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Matt  5y ago

No way its 7.9 seconds and estimated 10.8 1/8 mile... my STOCK Jetta 1.8T ran a 9.98 with a slipping clutch

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Rubbadub  9y ago

Faster than a Corrado VR6 on both circuits?!

Yeah righto then.

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Anonymous  9y ago


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Porschisti  9y ago

It's slower (on hockenheim short) than a Golf V GT TSI with just 170 hp!


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fakekillerfour 7h 

added laptime for Ford GT (Mk II) and data for Ford GT (Mk II)

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