Volkswagen Vento is golf-class sedan based on Volkswagen Golf MK3, respectively received identical technical solutions. Thanks to a team of designers led by Herbert Schaefer, Volkswagen Vento has received more aerodynamic bodywork in a contemporary style with huge trunk volume of 550 liters, making Volkswagen Vento more practical even in comparison with Volkswagen Golf of the same year. The widest choice of petrol and diesel engines suit all tastes and budgets volume from 1.6 to 2.8 liters and power respectively from 90 and up to 174 horsepower. As transmission for Volkswagen Vento, you can select either 5-speed manual gearbox or automatic. Torque is transmitted through the front wheels. Front parts of all Volkswagen Vento had disc brakes, but from behind, depending on the modification installed either drums or drives, while some models were equipped with an ABS system. Overall, Volkswagen Vento is well forearmed in parts of passive safety features: reinforced body, airbags, and others could score good points in the EuroNCAP test.
There are two types of Volkswagen Vento VR6 engine. One with front-wheel-drive volume of 2.8 litres rated at 174 HP and four-wheel-drive versions of Syncro appeared in late 1994 with engine capacity of 2.9 litres, power of 190 HP, which was equipped in standard equipment. Certainly, such engines of will delight the automobile owner with good dynamics but high fuel consumption and for this, you need to pay more expensive service. For example, motor volume of 2.8 liter consumes 15 litres per 100 km. Therefore, best considered engines are 1.6 liter capacity of 75 HP and 1.8 liter rated at 90 HP. Since 1996, Volkswagen Vento began to install 1.6 liter engine power of 100 HP.
Featured Reviews 2016-2017
2015 Ford F-150 - design, technical characteristics, interior, video
Last year at Detroit Auto show, there was a presentation of completely redesigned Ford F-150 13-th generation. The F-150 pickup is the United States auto industry legend and the best selling car in the US for the past 32 years. The F series pickup truck originally appeared in 1948. For such a large period of automotive history 12 generations were introduced ... read more
2017 Fiat 124 Spider - interior, design, specs, video
The model that has been producing since 1966, 2017 Fiat 124 Spider is ready to receive a new life after a half-century. Presentation of the new roadster was held at the Motor Show in Los Angeles. Unlike its predecessor, which was four-seated, 2017 Fiat 124 Spider will be exclusively two-seater. Despite close design of Italian model with Japanese roadster (general layout, ... read more
2017 Lincoln MKZ - changes, interior, equipment, video
North American premium cars manufacturer presented an updated 2017 Lincoln MKZ at the Los Angeles Auto Show 2015. The model was radically changed the front part of the body, which is performed in the style of Continental concept. Thus, 2017 Lincoln MKZ has new headlights, bumper, hood, front fenders and false radiator grille. Interior of 2017 Lincoln MKZ also received a ... read more
2016 Volvo V90 Estate - changes, specs, video
The history of popular Swedish model - Volvo V90 starts in 1996, when it was first demonstrated in wagon body style, replacing Volvo 960. Engineers mostly concentrated on changes in the cabin and improving various systems: numerous interior trim options, the system that alerts about traffic conditions, automatic and quiet air conditioner, power steering, anti-lock system and so on. Car lovers ... read more
2017 Chrysler Pacifica - design, interior, video, specs
As the first generation of Chrysler Pacifica was one of the most popular cars in its class, American company decided to start serial production of 2017 Chrysler Pacifica. Large number of car enthusiasts and automotive professionals were very interested at the presentation of new minivan at the Auto Show in Detroit. 2017 Chrysler Pacifica is made on modern platform which ... read more