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Volkswagen Vento TDI GL


type 4/5S SAL
doors 4

Engine information

Bore × stroke 79.50 mm × 95.50 mm 3.13 in × 3.76 in
Cylinders S-4
Displace 1.9 litre 1896 cc (115.701 cu in)
Engine type SOHC
Valves 2 valves per cylinder | 8 valves in total
Engine construction
Compression ratio 19.50:1
Fuel system
Maximum power
0-50 mph 7.90 s
0-60 mph 11.10 s
0-100 mph
0-100 km/h
80 - 120 km/h
402 m (Quarter mile)
Standing km
Top speed 185 km/h (115 mph)
Fuel consumption
CO2 emissions
Power to weight ratio 74.5 bhp/ton
Specific output
Maximum torque
bmep 1338.8 kPa (194.2 psi)
Specific torque 106.54 Nm/litre
Maximum rpm
Main bearings 5
Coolant Water
Bore / stroke ratio 0.83
Unitary capacity 474 cc/cylinder
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor type
Intercooler Yes
Catalytic converter

Dimensions and weight

wheelbase 2475 mm
wheelbase 97.4 in
Length (milimeters) 4380 mm
Length (inches) 172.4 in
Width (milimeters) 1695 mm
Width (inches) 66.7 in
Height (milimeters) 1425 mm
Height (inches) 56.1 in
L:W ratio 1.77
Ground clearance (milimeters) 152 mm
Ground clearance (inches) 6 in
Kerb weight (kilograms) 1208 kg
Kerb weight (pounds) 2663 lb
Weight distribuiton
Fuel capacity (litres) 55 litres
Fuel capacity (UK Ga) 12.1 UK Ga
Fuel capacity (US Gal) 14.5 US Gal


Drag coefficient
Frontal area


Engine location Front
Engine alignment Transverse
Drive FWD
Steering rack & pinion PAS
Turns lock-to-lock 3.200
Turning circle 10.90 m
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Brake ∅
Braked area
Transmission 5M
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio

General information

RAC rating 15.7
Number made
Model code
Model family
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available

Manual Download

Download 1992 Volkswagen Vento TDI GL PDF Manual
Designer unknown
Year 1992

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