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VW Golf GTI (Mk IV) specs

Car type Compact
Curb weight 1213 kg (2674 lbs)
Introduced 2002
Origin country Germany
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0 - 100 kph7.9 s
0 - 200 kph35.4 s
0 - 100 mph18.1 s
Est. 1/8 mile11.1 s @ 77.0 mph
1/4 mile15.4 s
Est. 1/2 mile26.8 s @ 115.0 mph
Est. 1000 m30.6 s @ 192.0 kph
Top speed222 kph (138 mph)
Est. 100 - 200 kph27.5 s
Est. max acceleration0.40 g (4 m/s²)

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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)
Power / weight 148 ps (146 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 194 Nm (143 lb-ft) / t
Transmission 5
Layout front engine, front wheel drive
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777Balt  3y ago

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


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FastestLaps  3y ago


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Dumb guy  7y ago

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

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Matt  7y 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  11y ago

Faster than a Corrado VR6 on both circuits?!

Yeah righto then.

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Anonymous  11y ago


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Porschisti  11y ago

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