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2008 Volkswagen Golf Variant 2.0 vs. 2008 Volkswagen Golf Variant 1.9 SDi

To start off, both 2008 Volkswagen Golf Variant 2.0 and 2008 Volkswagen Golf Variant 1.9 SDi were released in the same year (2008). Therefore the support and the availability on parts for both vehicles should be relatively similar. At 1,984 cc (4 cylinders), 2008 Volkswagen Golf Variant 2.0 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2008 Volkswagen Golf Variant 2.0 (114 HP @ 5200 RPM) has 47 more horse power than 2008 Volkswagen Golf Variant 1.9 SDi. (67 HP @ 4200 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2008 Volkswagen Golf Variant 2.0 should accelerate faster than 2008 Volkswagen Golf Variant 1.9 SDi.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear wheel drive vehicles. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 2008 Volkswagen Golf Variant 2.0 (170 Nm @ 2400 RPM) has 37 more torque (in Nm) than 2008 Volkswagen Golf Variant 1.9 SDi. (133 Nm @ 2200 RPM). This means 2008 Volkswagen Golf Variant 2.0 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2008 Volkswagen Golf Variant 1.9 SDi.

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2008 Volkswagen Golf Variant 2.0 2008 Volkswagen Golf Variant 1.9 SDi
Make Volkswagen Volkswagen
Model Golf Golf
Year Released 2008 2008
Body Type Hatchback Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1984 cc 1896 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 114 HP 67 HP
Engine RPM 5200 RPM 4200 RPM
Torque 170 Nm 133 Nm
Torque RPM 2400 RPM 2200 RPM
Engine Bore Size 82.5 mm 79.5 mm
Engine Stroke Size 92.8 mm 95.5 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 10.5:1 19.5:1
Fuel Type Gasoline - Premium Diesel
Top Speed 195 km/hour 160 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 11.4 seconds 18.5 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1284 kg 1284 kg
Vehicle Length 4400 mm 4400 mm
Vehicle Width 1740 mm 1740 mm
Vehicle Height 1490 mm 1490 mm
Wheelbase Size 2520 mm 2520 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8 L/100km 5.3 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 55 L 55 L


 

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