Volkswagen Brasilia (5-door) 1.6 (58 Hp) Specs

Volkswagen LogoVolkswagen Brasilia (5-door) 1.6 (58 Hp) has been in production since 1973 - 1982. Cars comes in Hatchback body types and can be suited with Petrol (Gasoline) engine types with a volume of 1.6L liters, engines produces a power of 58 Hp. Fuel consumption of Volkswagen Brasilia (5-door) 1.6 (58 Hp) is 9.1 l/100 km. The overall dimensions of the car are 4040x1606x1438 mm, and the weight is from 900 kg.

Volkswagen Brasilia (5-door) 1.6 (58 Hp) 1973 - 1982

General data

GenerationBrasilia (5-door)
Modification1.6 (58 Hp)
Start of production1973 year
End of production1982 year
Powertrain ArchitectureInternal Combustion engine
Body typeHatchback
Fuel TypePetrol (Gasoline)

Fuel consumption (economy), emissions

Fuel consumption - extra urban7.8 l/100 km
Fuel consumption - combined9.1 l/100 km

Performance specs

Acceleration 0 - 100 km/h (0 - 62 mph)21 sec
Maximum speed132 km/h
Weight-to-power ratio15.5 kg/Hp, 64.4 Hp/tonne

Engine technical data

Power58 Hp @ 4400 rpm.
Power per litre36.6 Hp/l
Torque111 Nm @ 2800 rpm.
Engine locationRear, Longitudinal
Engine displacement1584 cm3
Number of cylinders4
Position of cylinders180° flat V-engine
Cylinder Bore85.5 mm
Piston Stroke69 mm
Compression ratio7.2
Number of valves per cylinder2
Fuel SystemCarburettor
Engine aspirationNaturally aspirated engine

Suspension and brakes specs

Drivetrain ArchitectureThe Internal combustion engine (ICE) drives the rear wheels of the vehicle.
Drive wheelRear wheel drive
Number of Gears (manual transmission)4
Front suspensionTransverse stabilizer, Torsion
Rear suspensionIndependent, spring, Transverse stabilizer, Torsion
Front brakesDisc
Rear brakesDrum
Steering typeWorm-reduction unit
Wheel rims size5J x 14


Length4040 mm
Width1606 mm
Height1438 mm
Wheelbase2400 mm
Front track1326 mm
Rear (Back) track1361 mm
Ride height149 mm
Minimum turning circle (turning diameter)11 m

Weights, volume and space

Kerb Weight900 kg
Max. weight1320 kg
Max load420 kg
Trunk (boot) space - minimum81 l
Trunk (boot) space - maximum244 l