Volkswagen Transporter T3Single Cab pickup 1.6 MT (1979–1982)

Volkswagen Transporter T3Single Cab pickup 1.6 MT (1979–1982)
Car model: Volkswagen (Volkswagen) Title: Volkswagen Model: Transporter Generation: T3Single Cab pickup 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 cylinderFour
Number of cylindersFour
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 typeCarburetor
Engine configurationRow
Engine power (hp)50
Engine capacity (cm3)1584
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of stepsFour
Drive unitRear

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDrum
Front brakesDisk drives
Rear suspensionTorsion beam
Front suspensionIndependent, 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 fuelAI-92


Turning diameter (m)12.3
Power steeringPower steering

Tires, wheels:

Rim diameter1414
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
Tire diameter1414
Tire width185185

Volkswagen Transporter T3Single Cab pickup 1.6 MT (1979–1982).