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2009 Volkswagen GLI
2.0T
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$24,590
5 listings nationwide

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1978 Volkswagen Type 2
Van
CarGurus Instant Market Value
N/A

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2009 Volkswagen GLI
2.0T

In its second year as a model distinct from the Jetta, the 2009 Volkswagen GLI adds heated front seats and a 6-CD changer to its standard equipment. This compact sport sedan can be see...

1978 Volkswagen Type 2
Van
No Expert Reviews

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

2009 Volkswagen GLI
2.0T
145
Andyscarquest 2009 Volkswagen GLI 2.0TReview:

2009 Black Vw Gli — Awesome car but you pay for it considering the base price of a regular Jetta. I love the looks, the...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

25
Jenel 2009 Volkswagen GLI 2.0TReview:

You Will Fall In Love At The First Drive — Lots of FUN...Drove 3000 miles within 3 weeks. Has the Audi feel, without the Audi price. Currently ...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

55
John 2009 Volkswagen GLI 2.0TReview:

Don't Think, Just Buy! — • Performance - out of the box, it was quick and handled well, but needed a little aftermarket TLC....

Primary Use: Commuting to work

1978 Volkswagen Type 2
Van
No User Reviews

Specs

2009 Volkswagen GLI
2.0T
1978 Volkswagen Type 2
Van
Powertrain
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
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Fuel Economy, City -- --
Fuel Economy, Highway -- --
Fuel Tank Volume 14.5 gal --
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
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Power
200 hp @ 5,100 RPM
200 hp @ 5,100 RPM
--
Torque
207 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
207 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
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Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
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Compression Ratio
9.6:1
9.6:1
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Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
--
Bore x Stroke
3.25 in x 3.65 in
3.25 in x 3.65 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard --
Driver Airbag Standard --
Passenger Airbag Standard --
Front Side Airbags Standard --
Rear Side Airbags Optional --
Curtain Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 4 stars --
Front Passenger 4 stars --
Side Driver 5 stars --
Side Rear Passenger 5 stars --
Rollover (pre-2011) 4 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional --
Leather Seats Optional --
Air Conditioning Standard --
CD Player Standard --
CD Changer Standard --
Radio Standard --
Power Windows Standard --
Power Door Locks Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats --
Front Legroom 41.2 in --
Back Legroom 35.4 in --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 16 cu ft --
Maximum Payload 955 lbs --
Exterior
Length 179.3 in --
Width 70.1 in --
Height 57.4 in --
Wheelbase 101.5 in --

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2009 Volkswagen GLI
2.0T
1978 Volkswagen Type 2
Van

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