1997 EuroVan CamperTechnical Summary

This is information obtained from VW for the 1997 model year.  

* 2.8 liter, 6-cylinder VR6 engine Peak horsepower: 140 @ 4,500 RPM Peak Ft/lb. torque: 177 @ 3,200 RPM Towing capacity: max. 4,400 lb. braked trailer


   * Front-wheel drive
   * Fully independent suspension, front and rear
   * 4-speed automatic transmission
   * Low-speed Traction Control System
   * New engine and transmission mounts (3)
   * Additional engine compartment sound deadeners
   * Additional interior sound-deadening measures
   * Increased torsional and longitudinal body rigidity
   * Reinforced floor panels, B and C pillars
   * 1997 EPA estimates: 18mpg highway, 14mpg city**
   * 4-wheel disc anti-lock braking system
   * Dual front airbag supplemental restraint system
   * Daytime running lights
   * 3-point safety belts for rear standard seat
   * Height-adjustable head restraints for each passenger
   * Side impact beams in front doors and sliding door
   * Child safety lock for sliding door
   * LP gas and carbon monoxide detectors

 

*Air bags are supplemental restraints. Always wear your seat belt.


**Use for comparision purposes only. Your mileage may vary.