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2008 Volkswagen GTI

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Vehicle Highlights
Fuel Economy:
City 20/Hwy 29/Comb 24 MPG
Max Seating: 5
Doors: 2 Engine: 4-Cyl, Turbo, 2.0 Liter
Drivetrain: FWD Transmission: Manual, 6-Spd w/Overdrive
EPA Class: Compact Cars Body Style: Hatchback Coupe
Country of Origin: Germany Country of Assembly: Germany
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Engine
4-Cyl, PZEV, 2.0 Liter 
4-Cyl, Turbo, 2.0 Liter 
Transmission
Automatic, 6-Spd 
Manual, 6-Spd w/Overdrive 
Drivetrain
FWD 
Accessory Packages
Autobahn Pkg 
Braking and Traction
Traction Control 
Stability Control 
ABS (4-Wheel) 
Comfort and Convenience
Keyless Entry 
Air Conditioning 
Power Windows 
Power Door Locks 
Cruise Control 
Steering
Power Steering 
Tilt Wheel 
Entertainment and Instrumentation
AM/FM Stereo 
CD (Single Disc) 
CD (Multi Disc) 
MP3 (Single Disc) 
MP3 (Multi Disc) 
Premium Sound 
Satellite Feature 
Navigation System 
DVD System 
Safety and Security
Dual Air Bags 
Side Air Bags 
Head Curtain Air Bags 
Seats
Heated Seats 
Leather 
Roof and Glass
Moon Roof 
Lighting
HID Headlamps 
Daytime Running Lights 
Exterior
Rear Spoiler 
Wheels and Tires
Alloy Wheels 
Premium Wheels 
Premium Wheels 19"+ 
Powertrain
Engine 4-Cyl, Turbo, 2.0 Liter
Horsepower 200 @ 5100 RPM
Torque 207 @ 1800 RPM
Fuel Economy City 20/Hwy 29/Comb 24 MPG
Bore x Stroke 3.20 x 3.70
Compression Ratio 10.5
Fuel Type Gas
Fuel Induction -
Valve Train Dual Overhead Cam
Valves Per Cylinder 4
Total Number Valves 16
Transmission Manual, 6-Spd w/Overdrive
Drivetrain FWD
Transfer Case -
Dimensions
Fuel Capacity 14.5 gallons
Wheel Base 101.5 inches
Overall Length 165.8 inches
Width with Mirrors 69.3 inches
Width without Mirrors -
Height 58.4 inches
Curb Weight 3100 lbs.
Tires / Wheel Size P225/45HR17
Rear Tires / Wheel Size -
Turning Radius 35.8 feet
Standard Axle Ratio 3.94
Minimum Ground Clearance 5.6 inches
Maximum Ground Clearance -
Maximum GVWR -
Maximum Towing Not Recommended
Payload Base Capacity 968 lbs.
Head Room: Front 39.3 inches
Head Room: Rear 38.5 inches
Leg Room: Front 41.2 inches
Leg Room: Rear 35.3 inches
Shoulder Room: Front 54.7 inches
Shoulder Room: Rear 54.6 inches
EPA Passenger 94.2 cu.ft.
EPA Trunk or Cargo 15.1 cu.ft.
EPA Total Interior -
Truck Bed Volume -
 
Safety
Standard Airbag Driver
Passenger
Front Head Curtain
Front Side
Child Door Locks Not available
Engine Immobilizer Standard
Traction Control -
Communication System -
 
Warranty Information
Basic 4 years or 50000 miles
Powertrain 5 years or 60000 miles
Corrosion/Rust Thru 12 years with Unlimited miles
Roadside Assistance Program 4 years with Unlimited miles
Hybrid/Electric Components -
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