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Passat TDI® Clean Diesel SE

2014 Passat
CompareHow do you take a car filled with features even further? Add a TDI Clean Diesel engine.
6-speed manual transmission
ENGINE 
Type2.0L inline four cylinder, 16V, turbocharged/intercooled, TDI
Bore3.19 in
Stroke3.76 in
Displacement120 cu. in.
Compression Ratio16.5:1
Horsepower (SAE) @ rpm140 hp @ 4000
Maximum torque, lbs - ft @ rpm236 lb-ft @ 1750
Fuel RequirementDiesel
ENGINE DESIGN 
ArrangementFront mounted, transverse
Cylinder blockCast iron
CrankshaftForged steel, five main bearings
Cylinder headAluminum alloy, crossflow
ValvetrainDouble overhead camshaft, spur belt driven, four valves per cylinder, maintenance-free hydraulic lifters
Cooling SystemWater-cooled, thermostatically controlled radiator fan
LubricationGear pump, pressurized, full flow with oil cooler
Fuel / Air SupplyTurbocharged Direct Injection, Common Rail
DRIVETRAIN 
Driven wheelsFront Wheel Drive
Transmission Gear Ratios:1
1st Gear3.77
2nd Gear1.96
3rd Gear1.26
4th Gear0.87
5th Gear0.86
6th Gear0.72
Reverse4.56
Final I3.68
Final II2.92
CAPACITIES 
Engine Oil (with filter)4.5 qt
Fuel Tank18.5 gal
STEERING 
TypeRack and pinion, electric power assist
Turns (lock to lock)3.01
Turning Circle (curb to curb)36.4 ft
Ratio16.4:1
INTERIOR VOLUME - SAE 
EPA ClassSedan
Seating CapacityFive
Passenger Volume102.0 cu. ft.
Cargo Volume15.9 cu. ft.
Front Volume53.5 cu. ft.
Front Headroom38.3 in
Front Shoulder room56.9 in
Front Legroom42.4 in
Rear Volume48.8 cu. ft.
Rear Headroom37.8 in
Rear Shoulder room57.0 in
Rear Legroom39.1 in
BODY, CHASSIS AND SUSPENSION 
TypeUnitary construction, two solid mounted subframes
Body MaterialSteel stampings
Front SuspensionStrut-type with lower control arms, coil springs, telescopic dampers, anti-roll bar
Rear SuspensionMultilink with coil springs, telescopic dampers, anti-roll bar
BrakesPower assisted, dual circuit, 12.3 x 1.0-in vented front discs and 10.7 x 0.4-in solid rear discs
Anti-Lock Braking SystemStandard, all four wheels, three-channel with electronic brake pressure distribution
Stability ControlStandard Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
Parking BrakeMechanical
Wheels/Tires17-in x 7J aluminum-alloy wheels; 215/55 R17 94H, all-season tires
Drag Coefficient0.29
DIMENSIONS 
Wheelbase110.4 in
Front Track62.1 in
Rear Track61.0 in
Length191.6 in
Width72.2 in
Height58.5 in
Ground Clearance5.4 in
WEIGHTS 
Curb Weight3,393 lbs
GVWR4,630 lbs
Payload1,237 lbs
FUEL CONSUMPTION** 
City mpg31
Highway mpg43