VW Golf Mk5 2004-2009


July 5, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 31, 2015
Golf Mk5 2.0T GTi (2007-2008)
Country
Germany
Top Speed (mph)
152
0-60 mph
6.6
BHP
226 @5500rpm
Torque lbft
221 @2200-5200rpm
BHP per ton
164
MPG UK/US
35/29
Engine capacity CC/CU
1984/121
Engine type
Straight 4 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Turbocharged
Compression Ratio
10.3:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
6
Wheels driven
FWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
165.5
Width (in)
79.1
Height (in)
58.5
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3025
Additional Info: The 2.0T GTi is also available with a 6 speed automatic gearbox (DSG) – 0-60 in 6.4 secs. Also available is a 197bhp 2.0 GTi with 0-60 in 6.7 secs (DSG) or 7.0 secs (manual). Other notable Mk5 Golfs are the turbocharged and supercharged (twincharger) 1.4 GT Sport TSI with 167bhp and 60 in 7.6 secs and the 2.0 GT TDI also with 167bhp, which gets to 60 in 7.9 secs. The 2007 limited run of 1500 226bhp 30th Edition GTI has side skirts, a front spoiler/splitter, tinted rear lights, 18″ alloys, part leather interior and the all famous golf ball gear knob. Many concepts also built to showcase VW’s ongoing development of their cars.

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Golf Mk5 R32 4Motion (2005-2008)
Country
Germany
Top Speed (mph)
155
0-60 mph
6.3
0-100 mph
15.5
1/4 mile
14.5
BHP
246 @6300rpm
Torque lbft
236 @2500-3000rpm
BHP per ton
163
MPG UK/US
26/22
Engine capacity CC/CU
3189/195
Engine type
V6 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
10.9:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 24
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
6
Wheels driven
AWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
167.2
Width (in)
79.1
Height (in)
57.7
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3329
Additional Info: The R32 is also available with a 6 speed automatic gearbox (DSG) – 0-60 in 6.0 secs.

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