Specific: The Golf is primarily
used by garrison units, although some are seen attached
to field units.
Historical: Some 6 million of the A2 series was
produced from 1983 to December 1992. 3- and 5-door
version were available. Also a 4-WD version, the Golf
Country, was produced in small numbers.
Length: 3.98 m (155 inches).
Width: 1.66 m (64 inches).
Height: 1.41 m (55 inches).
Weight: 1.425 kg (3.135 lb.).
Engine: Own 4-cylinder, 1595 cm3 (97 cubic inches),
Horsepower: 50 at 5.000 rpm.
Transfer case: None.
Electrical system: 12 volt, negative ground.
Brakes: Hydraulic, vacuum assisted.
Tyres: 155/SR - 13.
without preparation: N/A.
with deep water fording kit: N/A.
Fuel type: Diesel.
Fuel capacity: 55 liter (12 gallons).
Range: 375 km (234 miles).
Crew: 1 + 4.
Additional: Also a 4-door
version is used.