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2001 Volkswagen GTI Comparisons

GLS Hatchback

General Pricing

Resale Value $19,275.00 $19,300.00 $13,999.00
Destination $550.00 $550.00 $495.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 1.8L I4 1.6L I4 2.0L I4
Horsepower 150 @ 5700 RPM 163 @ 6000 RPM 140 @ 6000 RPM
Torque 155 @ 1750 RPM 155 @ 4000 RPM 133 @ 4800 RPM
Valves 5 4 4
Displacement (cc) 1781 1598 1975
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.2 X 3.4 3.0 X 3.4 3.2 X 3.7
Compression Ratio 9.5:1 8.3:1 10.3:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 24 24 25
Highway (mpg) 31 33 33

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 2859.4 2513.3 2634.5
Wheelbase (in.) 98.9 97.1 102.7
Length (in.) 164.9 143.9 177.1
Width (in.) 68.3 66.5 67.7
Height (in.) 56.7 56.2 56.1
Track Front (in.) 59.6 57.2 58.5
Track Rear (in.) 58.8 57.5 58.1
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 4 5
Front Headroom (in.) 37.4 38.8 39.6
Rear Headroom (in.) 36.5 37.6 38.0
Front Legroom (in.) 41.5 N/A 43.2
Rear Legroom (in.) 33.5 N/A 35.0
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 53.7 50.9 54.7
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 52.7 42.8 53.5
Front Hip Room (in.) N/A 56.7 53.0
Rear Hip Room (in.) N/A 42.5 55.6

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 86.0 N/A N/A

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension torsion multi-link multi-link
Tires 195/65R15 195/55R16 195/60R15

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. N/A
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio N/A AM/FM N/A
Cassette Player Yes N/A N/A
CD Player N/A Yes Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. N/A Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof Std. N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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