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1994 Volkswagen Corrado
2 Dr SLC Hatchback
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$25,548
2021 BMW 3 Series
300e Hybrid Plug-in xDrive AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$52,239

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1994 Volkswagen Corrado
2 Dr SLC Hatchback

The Volkswagen Corrado received a few minor updates for the 1994 model year, which would be the vehicle's final year in production. The standard engine was still the 178-horsepower, 2....

2021 BMW 3 Series
300e Hybrid Plug-in xDrive AWD
Michael Perkins Preview:

Hot off the heels of its seventh-generation debut, BWM's iconic sports sedan returns with a new trick up its sleeve: plug-in power. After tooling around Europe the last few years, the ...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

1994 Volkswagen Corrado
2 Dr SLC Hatchback
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David 1994 Volkswagen Corrado 2 Dr SLC HatchbackReview:

Amazing Car — i have always wanted a vr6 corrado since i passed my test and when i got the chance i had to take i...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

25
Damien 1994 Volkswagen Corrado 2 Dr SLC HatchbackReview:

I Just Love It Wont Change It Plus Its Becoming Very Rare — Its a very nice car to look at but its quite a heavy and tireing car to drive and its a bit hard to ...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

35
Zack 1994 Volkswagen Corrado 2 Dr SLC HatchbackReview:

Sweet — i love this car. great project stops great runs great a little heavy on the track but amazing daily...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

2021 BMW 3 Series
300e Hybrid Plug-in xDrive AWD
No User Reviews

Specs

1994 Volkswagen Corrado
2 Dr SLC Hatchback
2021 BMW 3 Series
300e Hybrid Plug-in xDrive AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
--
64 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
22 MPG
--
71 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 10.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
178 hp @ 5,800 RPM
178 hp @ 5,800 RPM
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Torque
177 lb-ft @ 4,200 RPM
177 lb-ft @ 4,200 RPM
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Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
--
--
10.2:1
Displacement
2,800 cc
2,800 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
--
3.23 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Standard
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Optional --
Cassette Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.7 in 42 in
Back Legroom 31.2 in 35.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 13.2 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 891 lbs
Exterior
Length 159.4 in 185.7 in
Width 66.5 in 81.4 in
Height 51.9 in 56.9 in
Wheelbase 97.2 in 112.2 in

Available Options

1994 Volkswagen Corrado
2 Dr SLC Hatchback
2021 BMW 3 Series
300e Hybrid Plug-in xDrive AWD

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