What are the specs of a 2006 VW GTI?
Key Specs. of the 2006 Volkswagen GTI. Base trim shown. Body Type: Hatchback See similar vehicles. Combined MPG: 27 Combined MPG. Engine: 180-hp, 1.8-liter I-4 (premium) Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive. Transmission: 5-speed manual w/OD.
When did the Volkswagen Golf GT come out?
The 2.0 l TDI is available from € 24,950 with a manual gearbox and from € 26,600 with a direct shift gearbox. The combination of the two innovative technologies from Volkswagen, TSI and double clutch gearbox DSG was introduced to the market in May 2006.
What kind of engine does a Volkswagen Golf GT have?
The 1.4 I TSI engine is a world first. The FSI engine is dual-charged through a combination of an exhaust gas turbocharger and a mechanical compressor (twincharger). This gives it the peak power of a 2.3 l engine, but with 20 percent lower fuel consumption at only 7.2 l per 100 km. The compressor and turbocharger are connected in series.
What’s the name of the new VW GTI?
One is the fourth-generation 2006 GTI, and the other is a completely redesigned fifth-generation 2006 New GTI, or GTI MkV, which this review covers. All told, the GTI is markedly improved where it matters most: out on the street, where its greatly improved engine is perfect for a sporty car confined to stop-and-go driving.
Are there any recalls on the 2006 VW GTI?
Based on information received from our latest subscriber survey, our reliability history charts give you a rundown on how used vehicles are holding up in 17 potential trouble spots, ranging from the engine, transmission, and brakes to power equipment and the electrical system. The 2006 Volkswagen GTI has been recalled 2 times by NHTSA. View Recalls
Is the VW GTI a good sports car?
Most of us were forgiving because the GTI is such a hoot to drive. It can run from 0 to 60 in 6.0 seconds and return 25 mpg; it possesses a quick-shifting gearbox that is the envy of the rest of the car world; its chassis is sports-car responsive; and it’s practical and affordable.