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1991 VW Golf VR6 2.8 Mk III specs


Curb weight 1180 kilograms (2601 pounds)
Year introduced 1991
Displacement 2800 cubic centimeters (2.8 liters / 171 cubic inches)
Maximum power 174 metric horsepower (172 brake horsepower / 128 kilowatts)
Maximum torque 235 Newton-meters (173 pound-feet)
Engine location front-mounted
Drive rear wheel drive
0 to 60 mph 7.2 seconds
0 to 100 kph 7.6 seconds
Quarter mile 16.3 s @ 94 mph
Top speed 225 kph / 140 mph


Golf VR6 2.8 distance acceleration in feet

300 feet 7.1 s @ 59 mph
1/8 mile 10.9 s @ 78 mph
1000 feet 13.9 s @ 88 mph
1/4 mile 16.3 s @ 94 mph
2000 feet 21.0 s @ 104 mph
1/2 mile 25.3 s @ 110 mph
3000 feet 27.6 s @ 113 mph
3500 feet 30.7 s @ 115 mph
4000 feet 33.8 s @ 117 mph
1 mile 41.0 s @ 122 mph

Golf VR6 2.8 acceleration times in miles per hour

0 - 10 mph 1.3 s
0 - 20 mph 2.5 s
0 - 30 mph 3.4 s
0 - 40 mph 4.4 s
0 - 50 mph 5.5 s
0 - 60 mph 7.2 s
0 - 70 mph 9.0 s
0 - 80 mph 10.9 s
0 - 90 mph 13.8 s
0 - 100 mph 19.1 s
0 - 110 mph 28.2 s
0 - 120 mph 39.4 s

Golf VR6 2.8 acceleration times in kilometers per hour

0 - 10 kph 0.8 s
0 - 20 kph 1.6 s
0 - 30 kph 2.3 s
0 - 40 kph 2.9 s
0 - 50 kph 3.5 s
0 - 60 kph 4.1 s
0 - 70 kph 4.7 s
0 - 80 kph 5.5 s
0 - 90 kph 6.4 s
0 - 100 kph 7.6 s
0 - 110 kph 8.8 s
0 - 120 kph 9.8 s
0 - 130 kph 11.1 s
0 - 140 kph 12.8 s
0 - 150 kph 15.2 s
0 - 160 kph 18.7 s
0 - 170 kph 23.8 s
0 - 180 kph 30.2 s
0 - 190 kph 37.3 s
0 - 200 kph 44.0 s

Golf VR6 2.8 distance acceleration in meters

100 meters 7.4 s @ 98 kph
200 meters 10.9 s @ 125 kph
300 meters 13.8 s @ 141 kph
400 meters 16.2 s @ 151 kph
500 meters 18.5 s @ 159 kph
600 meters 20.8 s @ 167 kph
700 meters 23.0 s @ 172 kph
800 meters 25.2 s @ 177 kph
900 meters 27.3 s @ 181 kph
1 kilometers 29.4 s @ 184 kph
1.1 kilometers 31.4 s @ 186 kph
1.2 kilometers 33.4 s @ 188 kph
1.3 kilometers 35.3 s @ 190 kph
1.4 kilometers 37.2 s @ 192 kph
1.5 kilometers 39.0 s @ 194 kph

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