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2003 Passat W8 Wagon Specs

View the specific features and standard equipment for the Volkswagen Passat with our specs at Truck Trend. Visit the photos section for visual of the Liftback’s features and equipment.
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2003 Passat W8 Wagon Specs

Section Opened 2003 Passat W8 Wagon Performance Hide
3,999 cc 4 liters W 8 front engine with 84 mm bore, 90.2 mm stroke, 10.8 compression ratio, double overhead cam, variable valve timing/camshaft and four valves per cylinder
Premium unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 18 and country/highway (mpg): 25
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 25 and EPA city (mpg): 18
Multi-point injection fuel system
21.1 gallon main premium unleaded fuel tank
Power: 202 kW , 270 HP SAE @ 6,000 rpm; 273 ft lb , 370 Nm @ 2,750 rpm
Section Opened 2003 Passat W8 Wagon Handling & Brakes Hide
Four-wheel ABS
Brake assist system
Center differential lock
Four disc brakes including four ventilated discs
Electronic brake distribution
Electronic traction control via ABS & engine management
Immobilizer
Spacesaver steel rim internal spare wheel
Stability control
Multi-link front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , wishbone rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs
Section Opened 2003 Passat W8 Wagon Exterior Hide
Body side molding
Body color front and rear bumpers
Chrome/bright trim around side windows, on side of body and on bumpers
Coefficient of drag: 0.32
Day time running lights
Driver power heated body color door mirrors , passenger power heated body color door mirrors with automatic
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 184.3, overall width (inches): 68.7, overall height (inches): 58.9, wheelbase (inches): 106.4, front track (inches): 59.5, rear track (inches): 59.4 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 37.7
Electric foldable mirrors
Front fog lights
High pressure headlight cleaners
Projector beam lens Bi-Xenon headlights
Luxury trim wood/woodgrain on gearknob, wood/woodgrain on doors and wood/woodgrain on dashboard
Metallic paint , black paint , gloss paint , pearl paint
Fixed rear window with defogger and intermittent
Roof rails
Glass electric front sunroof
Tinted glass on cabin
Weights: curb weight (lbs) 3,982
Windshield wipers with automatic intermittent wipe and rain sensor
Section Opened 2003 Passat W8 Wagon Interior Hide
12v power outlet: cargo
Air conditioning with climate control
Diversity antenna
Peripheral anti-theft protection
Front and rear ashtray
Audio anti-theft protection: code
Other audio system with AM/FM, CD player and cassette
Cargo area cover/rear parcel shelf
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: rear seat down (cu ft): 54.6 and all seats in place (cu ft): 36
Front seats cigar lighter
Clock
Coming home device
Computer with average speed, average fuel consumption, instantaneous fuel consumption and range for remaining fuel
Full dashboard console , full floor console with covered storage box
Delayed/fade courtesy lights
Cruise control
Front seats and rear seats cup holders fixed
Door ajar warning
Door entry light
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
External temperature
Floor covering: carpet in load area
Floor mats
Driver and passenger front airbag
Bucket heated electrically adjustable driver and passenger seat with height adjustment, lumbar adjustment, four adjustments and tilt adjustment
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat with pre-tensioners
Front seat center armrest
Garage door opener
Lockable glove compartment
Two height adjustable head restraints on front seats , three height adjustable head restraints on rear seats
Heated washer
Illuminated entry system
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 37.8, rear headroom (inches): 37.9, front hip room (inches): 57.7, rear hip room (inches): 56.7, front leg room (inches): 41.5, rear leg room (inches): 35.3, front shoulder room (inches): 55.8, rear shoulder room (inches): 54.6 and interior volume (cu ft): 93
Low fuel level warning
Low washer fluid level warning
Memorized adjustment on door mirror position with four driver's seat positions
Remote power locks includes power windows
Power steering
Front power windows with two one-touch , rear power windows
Front and rear reading lights
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side with pre-tensioners , 3-point reel rear seat belts on passenger side with pre-tensioners , 3-point reel rear seat belts on center side
Rear seat center armrest integral box
Three asymmetrical split bench front facing rear seats with zero adjustments
Automatic operation rear view mirror
Remote audio controls
Remote fuel filler door release
Remote control remote trunk/hatch release
Front and rear roof airbag
Front seat back storage
Seating: five seats
Leather seat upholstery with additional vinyl
Front side airbag
Eight speaker(s)
Leather covered multi-function steering wheel with tilt adjustment and telescopic adjustment
Tachometer
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with recirculation setting and micro filter
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