Parts & Specs

Volkswagen Golf 1.6 (Mk2) 3-door hatchback Automatic

Years of Production: 1989 

Technical Specifications

At the heart of this German 3-door hatchback is the 4-Cylinder 1.6 Petrol Engine. This engine delivers an acceptable 69 bhp. This quite light 3-door hatchback is outfitted with a 3-speed automatic transmission and attains a maximum velocity close to 98 mph.

Engine Specifications and Gearbox

Displacement 1,595 cc
Cylinders 4
Valves 8V (2 valves per cylinder)
Turbo No
Torque 118 Nm → 87 lb-ft (2,700 rpm)
Power Output 69 bhp (5,200 rpm)
Kilowatts 50 kW
Gearbox 3-speed Automatic

Performance and Economy

Estimated New Price In:
USD 10304 approx.
EUR 11449 approx.
Top Speed 98 mph (157 km/h)
Acceleration 0-60 mph 16.40 sec.
Average Mileage Unknown
Highway Mileage Unknown
City Mileage Unknown

Volkswagen Golf 1.6 1989 — Details / Further Information


Length 3.985 m
Width 1.665 m
Height 1.415 m
Kerb Weight 924 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 55 litres (12 gallons)
Min. Luggage Capacity 345 litres
Max. Luggage Capacity 1,145 litres


Wheelbase 2.475 m
Carrying Capacity 476 kg
Tyre and rim size 175/70SR13
Tyre Speed Rating Q
Turning Circle 10.50 m
Braked Towing Weight 1,200 kg
Unbraked Towing Weight 413 kg
Drivetrain Front-wheel Drive

Volkswagen Golf 1.6 (Mk2) — Accessories


ABS System No
Driver Airbag No
Passenger Airbag No
Head/Curtain Airbags No
Traction Control System No


Power Windows Front No
Power Windows Rear No
Airconditioning No
Automatic Climate Control No
Cruise Control No
Power Steering No
Parking Sensor Rear No
Central Locking System No

Interior and Exterior Features/Options


Height Adjustable Steering-wheel No
Built-in Satnav GPS No
Heated Seats No
Leather Upholstery No
Front Armrest No
Tachometer No
Board Computer No


Alloy Wheels No
Xenon Lights No
Fog Lights No
Metallic Paint No
Electrically Operated Mirrors No
Rain Sensor No