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2012 Volkswagen Golf

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Vehicle Highlights
Fuel Economy:
City 30/Hwy 42/Comb 34 MPG
Max Seating: 5
Doors: 4 Engine: 4-Cyl, Turbo Diesel, 2.0 Liter
Drivetrain: FWD Transmission: Manual, 6-Spd
EPA Class: Compact Cars Body Style: Hatchback Sedan
Country of Origin: Germany Country of Assembly: Germany
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Engine
4-Cyl, Turbo Diesel, 2.0 Liter 
Transmission
Automatic, 6-Spd DSG w/Tiptronic 
Manual, 6-Spd 
Drivetrain
FWD 
Accessory Packages
Technology Pkg 
Braking and Traction
Hill Start Assist 
Traction Control 
Stability Control 
ABS (4-Wheel) 
Comfort and Convenience
Keyless Entry 
Keyless Start 
Air Conditioning 
Power Windows 
Power Door Locks 
Cruise Control 
Steering
Power Steering 
Tilt Wheel 
Entertainment and Instrumentation
AM/FM Stereo 
MP3 (Multi Disc) 
Premium Sound 
SiriusXM Satellite 
Navigation System 
Bluetooth Wireless 
Safety and Security
Dual Air Bags 
Side Air Bags 
Head Curtain Air Bags 
Seats
Heated Seats 
Roof and Glass
Moon Roof 
Lighting
Daytime Running Lights 
Bi-HID Headlamps 
Wheels and Tires
Alloy Wheels 
Premium Wheels 
Powertrain
Engine 4-Cyl, Turbo Diesel, 2.0 Liter
Horsepower 140 @ 4000 RPM
Torque 236 @ 1750 RPM
Fuel Economy City 30/Hwy 42/Comb 34 MPG
Bore x Stroke 3.19 x 3.76
Compression Ratio 16.5
Fuel Type Diesel
Fuel Induction Direct Injection
Valve Train Dual Overhead Cam
Valves Per Cylinder 4
Total Number Valves 16
Transmission Manual, 6-Spd
Drivetrain FWD
Transfer Case -
Dimensions
Fuel Capacity 14.5 gallons
Wheel Base 101.5 inches
Overall Length 165.4 inches
Width with Mirrors 70.3 inches
Width without Mirrors -
Height 58.2 inches
Curb Weight 3073 lbs.
Tires / Wheel Size P225/45HR17
Rear Tires / Wheel Size -
Turning Radius 35.8 feet
Standard Axle Ratio 3.45
Minimum Ground Clearance 5.4 inches
Maximum Ground Clearance -
Maximum GVWR -
Maximum Towing -
Payload Base Capacity -
Head Room: Front 39.3 inches
Head Room: Rear 38.5 inches
Leg Room: Front 41.2 inches
Leg Room: Rear 35.5 inches
Shoulder Room: Front 54.7 inches
Shoulder Room: Rear 52.8 inches
EPA Passenger 92.9 cu.ft.
EPA Trunk or Cargo 15.2 cu.ft.
EPA Total Interior -
Truck Bed Volume -
 
Safety
Standard Airbag Driver
Passenger
Front Head Curtain
Front Side
Child Door Locks Standard
Engine Immobilizer Standard
Traction Control -
Communication System -
 
Warranty Information
Basic 3 years or 36000 miles
Powertrain 5 years or 60000 miles
Corrosion/Rust Thru 12 years with Unlimited miles
Roadside Assistance Program 3 years or 36000 miles
Hybrid/Electric Components -
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