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1997 Volkswagen Passat

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Fuel Economy:
City 16/Hwy 23/Comb 19 MPG
Max Seating: 5
Doors: 4 Engine: V6, 2.8 Liter
Drivetrain: FWD Transmission: Automatic
EPA Class: Midsize Station Wagons Body Style: Wagon
Country of Origin: Germany Country of Assembly: Germany
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Engine
V6, 2.8 Liter 
Transmission
Automatic 
Manual, 5-Spd 
Drivetrain
FWD 
Braking and Traction
ABS (4-Wheel) 
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning 
Power Windows 
Power Door Locks 
Cruise Control 
Steering
Power Steering 
Tilt Wheel 
Entertainment and Instrumentation
AM/FM Stereo 
Cassette 
CD (Single Disc) 
CD (Multi Disc) 
MP3 (Single Disc) 
MP3 (Multi Disc) 
Premium Sound 
Navigation System 
DVD System 
Integrated Phone 
Safety and Security
Dual Air Bags 
Side Air Bags 
F&R Side Air Bags 
Seats
Power Seat 
Dual Power Seats 
Leather 
Third Row Seat 
Roof and Glass
Sun Roof (Flip-Up) 
Sun Roof (Sliding) 
Moon Roof 
Exterior
Rear Spoiler 
Cargo and Towing
Roof Rack 
Wheels and Tires
Alloy Wheels 
Premium Wheels 
Premium Wheels 19"+ 
Powertrain
Engine V6, 2.8 Liter
Horsepower 172 @ 5800 RPM
Torque 173 @ 4200 RPM
Fuel Economy City 16/Hwy 23/Comb 19 MPG
Bore x Stroke 3.19 x 3.56
Compression Ratio 10.0
Fuel Type Gas
Fuel Induction Sequential Fuel Injection
Valve Train Dual Overhead Cam
Valves Per Cylinder 2
Total Number Valves 12
Transmission Automatic
Drivetrain FWD
Transfer Case -
Dimensions
Fuel Capacity 18.5 gallons
Wheel Base 103.3 inches
Overall Length 181.0 inches
Width with Mirrors 67.5 inches
Width without Mirrors -
Height 58.7 inches
Curb Weight 3175 lbs.
Tires / Wheel Size P215/50HR15
Rear Tires / Wheel Size -
Turning Radius 38.2 feet
Standard Axle Ratio 3.39
Minimum Ground Clearance 4.4 inches
Maximum Ground Clearance -
Maximum GVWR -
Maximum Towing Not Recommended
Payload Base Capacity 1058 lbs.
Head Room: Front 39.9 inches
Head Room: Rear 38.3 inches
Leg Room: Front 45.1 inches
Leg Room: Rear 37.0 inches
Shoulder Room: Front 55.0 inches
Shoulder Room: Rear 54.0 inches
EPA Passenger 101.6 cu.ft.
EPA Trunk or Cargo 34.2 cu.ft.
EPA Total Interior 135.8 cu.ft.
Truck Bed Volume -
 
Safety
Standard Airbag Driver
Passenger
Child Door Locks Standard
Engine Immobilizer Not Available
Traction Control -
Communication System -
 
Warranty Information
Basic 2 years or 24000 miles
Powertrain 10 years or 100000 miles
Corrosion/Rust Thru 6 years with Unlimited miles
Roadside Assistance Program -
Hybrid/Electric Components -
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