2006 Volkswagen Golf MK5 1.6 FSI – “Gracie”

This section covers the 5th car that I have owned personally, the Volkswagen Golf MK5 1.6 FSI which I named “Gracie.”


Updates

10TH JULY 2016

Gracie has been parted and released to the wild. You’ll be missed old friend. :*(


Archives

19th February 2014

Gracie had an upgrade in the interior!

22nd March 2014

Gracie received some cosmetic tweaks.

19th April 2014

Gracie just been given a Full Service and Brake Fluid Change! Cosmetic modifications added!

10TH JULY 2016

Gracie has been parted and released to the wild. You’ll be missed old friend. :*(

 


Technical Data

Type
4 Cylinder Petrol Engine
Cubic Capacity
1596cc / 1.6 litre
Power
115 PS / 85KW
Torque
114 lb/ft / 115 Nm @ 4000 RPM
Quoted Top Speed
119 MPH / 192 KM/h
Fuel Tank Capacity
55 litres
Gearbox
6 Speed Manual Transmission
Quoted Fuel Consumption
Urban – 30.7 MPG
Extra Urban – 49.6 MPG
Combined – 40.4 MPG
CO2 Class & Emissions
Euro 4, 168g per KM
Noise
73 dB
Servicing Intervals
Time & Distance: 10,000 miles
or 1 Year or Longlife Service: 18,000 miles
or 2 Years
Oil Grade
VW 504.00 / 507.00 5w-30 Fully Synthetic
Fuel Grade
Unleaded 95,
Super Unleaded 98 (Recommended)
Tyre Sizes
195/65/15 (Standard),
205/55/16 (Optional),
225/45/17 (Optional)