Volkswagen Transporter / Type 2 / Bus / Combi / Westfalia (1967 - 1979)

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Details
Layout RR layout
Powertrain
Engine
  • 1.6 L B4 (petrol)
  • 1.7 L B4 (petrol)
  • 1.8 L B4 (petrol)
  • 1.8 L I4 (petrol)
  • 2.0 L B4 (petrol)
Transmission
  • 4-speed manual
  • 3-speed automatic
Dimensions
Wheelbase 2,400 mm (94.5 in)
Length 4,505 mm (177.4 in)
Width 1,720 mm (67.7 in)
Height 1,940 mm (76.4 in)

 

  1600 1700 1800 2000
engine 4-cylinder boxer engine (four-stroke)
compression ratio 7.7:1      
Bore × stroke
in mm
85.5×69 90×66 93×66 94×71
displacement 1584cm3 _ 1679cm 3 1795cm ​​3 1970cm3 _
Nominal power according to DIN 70020
at min −1
34.5 kW (47 hp) / 4000 36.8 kW (50 hp) / 4000 48.5 kW (66 hp) / 4800
45.6 kW (62 hp) 1 / 4200
50kW (68hp) / 4200 51.5 kW (70 hp) / 4200
Max. torque according to DIN 70020 at
rpm
104 Nm (10.6  kpm ) / 2200 106 Nm (10.8 kpm) / 2800 113.7 Nm (11.6 kpm) / 3200
115.6 Nm (11.8 kpm) 1 / 3200
129.4 Nm (13.2 kpm) 141.2 Nm (14.4 kpm) / 2800
mixture preparation A Solex downdraft carburetor Two Solex downdraft carburettors
30 PICT-2 34 PICT-3 34 PDSIT-2/-3
valve control OHV valve control (bumpers and rocker arms, central camshaft, spur gears)
cooling Air cooling with fan
transmission 4-speed gearbox, center shift 4-speed gearbox, center shift
from 1972 onwards. W. 1700 with 62 hp and three-speed automatic
(from 1973: 1800, from 1975: 2000)
Front suspension Crank link axle with ball joints, 2 transverse spring rods (packages)
rear suspension Trailing arm axle, transverse spring rods
brakes Drum brakes all around (front and rear Ø 250 mm)
from autumn 1970: disc brakes at the front (Ø 278 mm), drums at the rear (Ø 252 mm)
body Self-supporting all-steel body with side and cross members
tank capacity between 40 and 60 liters
Front/rear track width 1385/1426mm
wheelbase 2400mm
ground clearance 185mm
turning circle diameter 11.3m
External dimensions (1970/1976) length: 4420/4505 mm,

Width: 1765/1720 mm,
height: 1960 mm (bus), 2245 mm (platform with tarpaulin and frame), 2290 mm (high-volume panel van)

curb weight 1285kg 1325kg
payload 925-1000kg 980kg
top speed 105km/h 110km/h 125 km/h 127km/h 127 km/h
133 km/h (test value)
Fuel consumption according to DIN 70030 in
litres/100 kilometers
10.4N
12 to 13N (test value)
11.4N
14.3N (test value)
9.6 to 16.0N
13.4N (test value)
12.9N
Oil consumption in liters/1000 kilometers 0.5-1.0        

1 with 3-speed automatic

 

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