Volkswagen Transporter T3 van 1.6 MT (1979–1982)

Volkswagen Transporter T3 van 1.6 MT (1979–1982)
Car model: Volkswagen (Volkswagen) Title: Volkswagen Model: Transporter Generation: T3 van Modification: 1.6 MT Year of issue: 1979–1982

Main characteristics


Front wheel track (mm) 1395
Wheelbase (mm) 2460
Height (mm) 1950
Width (mm) 1845
Rear wheel track (mm) 1455
Ground clearance (mm) 200
Load capacity (kg) 1000
Permissible gross weight (kg) 2300
Curb Weight (kg) 1300
Length (mm) 4570


Cylinder Bore (mm) 86
Number of valves per cylinder Four
Number of cylinders Four
Piston stroke (mm) 66
Maximum torque (N • m) 103
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 2400
Turns of the maximum power, min. (rpm) 4,000
Intake type Carburetor
Engine configuration Row
Engine power (hp) 50
Engine capacity (cm3) 1584
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps Four
Drive unit Rear
Transmission Mechanics

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Drum
Front brakes Disk drives
Rear suspension Torsion beam
Front suspension Independent, torsion

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km) 9.5
Fuel tank capacity (l) 60
Fuel consumption on the highway (l / 100 km) Eight
Fuel consumption in the city (l / 100 km) 11.5
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s) 26
Maximum speed (km / h) 110
Recommended fuel AI-92


Turning diameter (m) 12.3
Power steering Power steering

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Rim diameter 14 14
Number of mounting holes Five Five
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 14 14
Tire width 185 185

Volkswagen Transporter T3 van 1.6 MT (1979–1982)

Volkswagen Transporter T3 van 1.6 MT (1979–1982).
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