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Volkswagen Polo S 1300i G40


type 4/5S FHC
doors 3

Engine information

Bore × stroke 75.00 mm × 72.00 mm 2.95 in × 2.83 in
Cylinders S-4
Displace 1.3 litre 1272 cc (77.622 cu in)
Engine type SOHC
Valves 2 valves per cylinder | 8 valves in total
Engine construction
Compression ratio 8.00:1
Fuel system Digifant fuel inj.
Maximum power
0-50 mph
0-60 mph
0-100 mph
0-100 km/h 8.60 s
80 - 120 km/h
402 m (Quarter mile)
Standing km
Top speed 197 km/h (122 mph)
Fuel consumption
CO2 emissions
Power to weight ratio 139.76 bhp/ton
Specific output
Maximum torque
bmep 1481.9 kPa (214.9 psi)
Specific torque 117.92 Nm/litre
Maximum rpm
Main bearings 5
Coolant Water
Bore / stroke ratio 1.04
Unitary capacity 318 cc/cylinder
Aspiration S/Charged
Compressor type G-Lader supercharger
Catalytic converter Y

Dimensions and weight

wheelbase 2335 mm
wheelbase 91.9 in
Length (milimeters) 3725 mm
Length (inches) 146.7 in
Width (milimeters) 1570 mm
Width (inches) 61.8 in
Height (milimeters) 1350 mm
Height (inches) 53.1 in
L:W ratio 1.6
Ground clearance (milimeters) 120 mm
Ground clearance (inches) 4.7 in
Kerb weight (kilograms) 830 kg
Kerb weight (pounds) 1830 lb
Weight distribuiton
Fuel capacity (litres) 42 litres
Fuel capacity (UK Ga) 9.2 UK Gal
Fuel capacity (US Gal) 11.1 US Gal


Drag coefficient
Frontal area


Engine location Front
Engine alignment Transverse
Drive FWD
Turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Brakes F/R Di/Dr-S
Brake ∅
Braked area
Transmission 5M
Top gear ratio 0.85
Final drive ratio 3.33

General information

RAC rating 14.0
Number made
Model code
Model family
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available

Manual Download

Download 1992 Volkswagen Polo S 1300i G40 PDF Manual
Designer unknown
Year 1992

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