VW Jetta TDI Cup Street Edition in Autoblog’s long-term garage

Posted By on June 30, 2010

Including a Posterous.com update from my car groups local website. I’ve been wanting to try linking in this way to see how well Posterous reposts.

The popular automotive website Autoblog has put the 2010 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup Street Edition in their long-term garage and will be posting on their findings over the coming months. For those wanting to follow on Twitter, their TheRealAutoblog account will be updating using the hashtag #ablongterm.

2010 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup Edition

Engine 2.0-liter DOHC four-cylinder with 16 valves, electronically-controlled turbocharger and common rail direct fuel injection
Power 140 horsepower @ 4,000 RPM
Torque 236 pound-feet of torque @ 1,750 RPM
Drivetrain Front-wheel drive
Transmission Six-speed dual clutch transmission with tiptronic and paddle shifters
Wheels 18-inch alloy
Tires Pirelli P Zero Nero 225/40 R18 92H M+S high-performance all weather
EPA city 30 mpg city
EPA highway 42 mpg highway
Feul tank 14.5 gallons
Fuel type Ultra low sulfur diesel

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Comments

  • William Rogers

    When are we going to see an American diesel in a car?

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