Volkswagen Caddy Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on Volkswagen Caddy clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 166 mm (6.5 in)
    • Offroad abilities: above average
    • Ride height per person: 83 mm (3.3 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 134 — 146 mm (5.3 — 5.7 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
    • Clearance to tire height: 166 mm / 124 mm
    • Ride height to disc diameter: 166 mm / 387 mm
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 178 mm
    • Difference with world average: +5 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 6 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.0 TDI — 0.6 hp/mm
  • 1.0 TSI — 0.6 hp/mm
  • 1.2 TSI — 0.5 hp/mm
  • 1.4 TSI — 0.8 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.0 TDI — 1.5 Nm/mm
  • 1.0 TSI — 1.1 Nm/mm
  • 1.2 TSI — 1 Nm/mm
  • 1.4 TSI — 1.3 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.0 TDI — 39 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.0 TSI — 31 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.2 TSI — 30 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.4 TSI — 29 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.0 TDI 166 mm
    (6.5 in)
    84 mm/L 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    +3% 9.1
    1.0 TSI 166 mm
    (6.5 in)
    166 mm/L 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    +3% 9.1
    1.2 TSI 166 mm
    (6.5 in)
    138 mm/L 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    +3% 9.1
    1.4 TSI 166 mm
    (6.5 in)
    119 mm/L 133 mm
    (5.2 in)
    +3% 9.1
    Vehicle 2.0 TDI
    Clearance 166 mm (6.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 84 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Difference from world average +3%
    Ride height to car height 9.1%
    Vehicle 1.0 TSI
    Clearance 166 mm (6.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 166 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Difference from world average +3%
    Ride height to car height 9.1%
    Vehicle 1.2 TSI
    Clearance 166 mm (6.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 138 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Difference from world average +3%
    Ride height to car height 9.1%
    Vehicle 1.4 TSI
    Clearance 166 mm (6.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 119 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 133 mm (5.2 in)
    Difference from world average +3%
    Ride height to car height 9.1%

    Quick notes on Volkswagen Caddy clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 163 mm (6.4 in)
      • Offroad abilities: above average
      • Ride height per person: 81.5 mm (3.2 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 131 — 143 mm (5.2 — 5.6 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
      • Clearance to tire height: 163 mm / 118 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 163 mm / 398 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 175 mm
      • Difference with world average: +2 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 6 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 1.4 TSI — 0.8 hp/mm
  • 2.0 TDI — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 1.0 TSI — 0.6 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 1.4 TSI — 1.3 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 TDI — 2.1 Nm/mm
  • 1.0 TSI — 1.1 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 1.4 TSI — 28 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 TDI — 32 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.0 TSI — 30 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    1.4 TSI 163 mm
    (6.4 in)
    116 mm/L 130 mm
    (5.1 in)
    +1% 8.9
    2.0 TDI 163 mm
    (6.4 in)
    83 mm/L 130 mm
    (5.1 in)
    +1% 8.9
    1.0 TSI 163 mm
    (6.4 in)
    163 mm/L 130 mm
    (5.1 in)
    +1% 8.9
    Vehicle 1.4 TSI
    Clearance 163 mm (6.4 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 116 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 130 mm (5.1 in)
    Difference from world average +1%
    Ride height to car height 8.9%
    Vehicle 2.0 TDI
    Clearance 163 mm (6.4 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 83 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 130 mm (5.1 in)
    Difference from world average +1%
    Ride height to car height 8.9%
    Vehicle 1.0 TSI
    Clearance 163 mm (6.4 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 163 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 130 mm (5.1 in)
    Difference from world average +1%
    Ride height to car height 8.9%

    Quick notes on Volkswagen Caddy clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 158 mm (6.2 in)
      • Offroad abilities: above average
      • Ride height per person: 31.6 mm (1.2 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 126 — 138 mm (5 — 5.4 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
      • Clearance to tire height: 158 mm / 113 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 158 mm / 406 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 170 mm
      • Difference with world average: -3 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 6 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.0 TDI — 0.9 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.0 TDI — 2.2 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.0 TDI — 30 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.0 TDI 158 mm
    (6.2 in)
    80 mm/L 125 mm
    (4.9 in)
    -2% 8.6
    Vehicle 2.0 TDI
    Clearance 158 mm (6.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 80 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 125 mm (4.9 in)
    Difference from world average -2%
    Ride height to car height 8.6%

    Quick notes on Volkswagen Caddy clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 159 mm (6.3 in)
      • Offroad abilities: above average
      • Ride height per person: 31.8 mm (1.3 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 127 — 139 mm (5 — 5.5 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
      • Clearance to tire height: 159 mm / 127 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 159 mm / 381 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 171 mm
      • Difference with world average: -2 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 6 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 1.2 TSI — 0.7 hp/mm
  • 1.6 TDI — 0.6 hp/mm
  • 2.0 TDI — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 1.6 — 0.6 hp/mm
  • 2.0 — 0.7 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 1.2 TSI — 1.1 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 TDI — 1.6 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 TDI — 2.2 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 — 0.9 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 — 1 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 1.2 TSI — 25 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 TDI — 30 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 TDI — 25 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 — 20 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    1.2 TSI 159 mm
    (6.3 in)
    133 mm/L 126 mm
    (5 in)
    -1% 8.7
    1.6 TDI 159 mm
    (6.3 in)
    99 mm/L 126 mm
    (5 in)
    -1% 8.7
    2.0 TDI 159 mm
    (6.3 in)
    81 mm/L 126 mm
    (5 in)
    -1% 8.7
    1.6 159 mm
    (6.3 in)
    99 mm/L 126 mm
    (5 in)
    -1% 8.7
    2.0 159 mm
    (6.3 in)
    80 mm/L 126 mm
    (5 in)
    -1% 8.7
    Vehicle 1.2 TSI
    Clearance 159 mm (6.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 133 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 126 mm (5 in)
    Difference from world average -1%
    Ride height to car height 8.7%
    Vehicle 1.6 TDI
    Clearance 159 mm (6.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 99 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 126 mm (5 in)
    Difference from world average -1%
    Ride height to car height 8.7%
    Vehicle 2.0 TDI
    Clearance 159 mm (6.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 81 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 126 mm (5 in)
    Difference from world average -1%
    Ride height to car height 8.7%
    Vehicle 1.6
    Clearance 159 mm (6.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 99 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 126 mm (5 in)
    Difference from world average -1%
    Ride height to car height 8.7%
    Vehicle 2.0
    Clearance 159 mm (6.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 80 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 126 mm (5 in)
    Difference from world average -1%
    Ride height to car height 8.7%

    Quick notes on Volkswagen Caddy clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 157 mm (6.2 in)
      • Offroad abilities: above average
      • Ride height per person: 31.4 mm (1.2 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 125 — 137 mm (4.9 — 5.4 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
      • Clearance to tire height: 157 mm / 127 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 157 mm / 381 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 169 mm
      • Difference with world average: -4 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 6 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 1.2 TSI — 0.7 hp/mm
  • 1.6 TDI — 0.6 hp/mm
  • 2.0 TDI — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 1.6 — 0.6 hp/mm
  • 2.0 — 0.7 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 1.2 TSI — 1.1 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 TDI — 1.6 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 TDI — 2 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 — 0.9 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 — 1 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 1.2 TSI — 25 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 TDI — 30 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 TDI — 25 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    1.2 TSI 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    131 mm/L 124 mm
    (4.9 in)
    -3% 8.6
    1.6 TDI 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    98 mm/L 124 mm
    (4.9 in)
    -3% 8.6
    2.0 TDI 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    80 mm/L 124 mm
    (4.9 in)
    -3% 8.6
    1.6 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    98 mm/L 124 mm
    (4.9 in)
    -3% 8.6
    2.0 157 mm
    (6.2 in)
    79 mm/L 124 mm
    (4.9 in)
    -3% 8.6
    Vehicle 1.2 TSI
    Clearance 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 131 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 124 mm (4.9 in)
    Difference from world average -3%
    Ride height to car height 8.6%
    Vehicle 1.6 TDI
    Clearance 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 98 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 124 mm (4.9 in)
    Difference from world average -3%
    Ride height to car height 8.6%
    Vehicle 2.0 TDI
    Clearance 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 80 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 124 mm (4.9 in)
    Difference from world average -3%
    Ride height to car height 8.6%
    Vehicle 1.6
    Clearance 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 98 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 124 mm (4.9 in)
    Difference from world average -3%
    Ride height to car height 8.6%
    Vehicle 2.0
    Clearance 157 mm (6.2 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 79 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 124 mm (4.9 in)
    Difference from world average -3%
    Ride height to car height 8.6%

    Quick notes on Volkswagen Caddy clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 173 mm (6.8 in)
      • Offroad abilities: good
      • Ride height per person: 24.7 mm (1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 141 — 153 mm (5.6 — 6 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
      • Clearance to tire height: 173 mm / 113 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 173 mm / 406 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 185 mm
      • Difference with world average: +12 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 8 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 1.6i — 0.6 hp/mm
  • 1.9 TDI — 0.6 hp/mm
  • 2.0 TDI — 0.8 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 1.6i — 0.9 Nm/mm
  • 1.9 TDI — 1.4 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 TDI — 1.8 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 1.6i — 21 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.9 TDI — 25 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 TDI — 27 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    1.6i 173 mm
    (6.8 in)
    108 mm/L 140 mm
    (5.5 in)
    +7% 9.4
    1.9 TDI 173 mm
    (6.8 in)
    91 mm/L 140 mm
    (5.5 in)
    +7% 9.4
    2.0 TDI 173 mm
    (6.8 in)
    88 mm/L 140 mm
    (5.5 in)
    +7% 9.4
    Vehicle 1.6i
    Clearance 173 mm (6.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 108 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 140 mm (5.5 in)
    Difference from world average +7%
    Ride height to car height 9.4%
    Vehicle 1.9 TDI
    Clearance 173 mm (6.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 91 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 140 mm (5.5 in)
    Difference from world average +7%
    Ride height to car height 9.4%
    Vehicle 2.0 TDI
    Clearance 173 mm (6.8 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 88 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 140 mm (5.5 in)
    Difference from world average +7%
    Ride height to car height 9.4%

    Quick notes on Volkswagen Caddy clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 154 mm (6.1 in)
      • Offroad abilities: above average
      • Ride height per person: 30.8 mm (1.2 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 122 — 134 mm (4.8 — 5.3 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
      • Clearance to tire height: 154 mm / 127 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 154 mm / 381 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 166 mm
      • Difference with world average: -7 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 6 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 1.4 — 0.5 hp/mm
  • 1.9 TDI — 0.7 hp/mm
  • 2.0 ecoFuel — 0.7 hp/mm
  • 1.6 — 0.7 hp/mm
  • 1.4 16V — 0.5 hp/mm
  • 2.0 SDI — 0.5 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 1.4 — 0.9 Nm/mm
  • 1.9 TDI — 1.6 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 ecoFuel — 1 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 — 1 Nm/mm
  • 1.4 16V — 0.8 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 SDI — 0.9 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 1.4 — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.9 TDI — 26 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.4 16V — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 SDI — 24 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    1.4 154 mm
    (6.1 in)
    111 mm/L 121 mm
    (4.8 in)
    -5% 8.4
    1.9 TDI 154 mm
    (6.1 in)
    81 mm/L 121 mm
    (4.8 in)
    -5% 8.4
    2.0 ecoFuel 154 mm
    (6.1 in)
    78 mm/L 121 mm
    (4.8 in)
    -5% 8.4
    1.6 154 mm
    (6.1 in)
    96 mm/L 121 mm
    (4.8 in)
    -5% 8.4
    1.4 16V 154 mm
    (6.1 in)
    111 mm/L 121 mm
    (4.8 in)
    -5% 8.4
    2.0 SDI 154 mm
    (6.1 in)
    78 mm/L 121 mm
    (4.8 in)
    -5% 8.4
    Vehicle 1.4
    Clearance 154 mm (6.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 111 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 121 mm (4.8 in)
    Difference from world average -5%
    Ride height to car height 8.4%
    Vehicle 1.9 TDI
    Clearance 154 mm (6.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 81 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 121 mm (4.8 in)
    Difference from world average -5%
    Ride height to car height 8.4%
    Vehicle 2.0 ecoFuel
    Clearance 154 mm (6.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 78 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 121 mm (4.8 in)
    Difference from world average -5%
    Ride height to car height 8.4%
    Vehicle 1.6
    Clearance 154 mm (6.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 96 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 121 mm (4.8 in)
    Difference from world average -5%
    Ride height to car height 8.4%
    Vehicle 1.4 16V
    Clearance 154 mm (6.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 111 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 121 mm (4.8 in)
    Difference from world average -5%
    Ride height to car height 8.4%
    Vehicle 2.0 SDI
    Clearance 154 mm (6.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 78 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 121 mm (4.8 in)
    Difference from world average -5%
    Ride height to car height 8.4%