core + auto (Auto Extension): terms relating to automobiles.

vehicleIdentificationNumber

Canonical URL: http://schema.org/vehicleIdentificationNumber

Thing > Property > identifier > serialNumber > vehicleIdentificationNumber

The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is a unique serial number used by the automotive industry to identify individual motor vehicles.
Values expected to be one of these types
Text
Used on these types
Vehicle
Super-properties
serialNumber

Acknowledgement

This element is based on the work of the Automotive Ontology Working Group, see www.automotive-ontology.org for details. Many class and property definitions are inspired by or based on abstracts from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.



Examples

Example 1
<!-- new car, hybrid car -->
<div>
<h3>Exemplary Hybrid Car Model Name, 2017</h3>
<p>Release date 2016</p>
<p>VIN: 1HTLCZWN0JH503089</p>
<p>White, hatchback, limited edition</p>
<p>leather, beige interior</p>
<p>4 doors, 6 airbags</p>
<p>5 passengers</p>
<ul>
  <li>Steering position: left side steering</li>
  <li><strong>ENGINE Type:</strong>  1580cc</li>
  <li><strong>Horsepower:</strong>  104 hp @ 5,700 rpm</li>
  <li><strong>Torque:</strong>  109 lb.-ft. @ 4,000 rpm</li>
  <li><strong>Fuel tank capacity:</strong> 11.9 gallons</li>
  <li><strong>Electric Motor Type:</strong>  AC Synchronous Permanent Magnet Motor</li>
  <li><strong>Horsepower:</strong>  43 hp</li>
  <li><strong>Torque:</strong>  125 lb.-ft.</li>
  <li><strong>Battery Capacity:</strong>  6.5 Ah</li>
  <li><strong>Battery Energy:</strong>  1.56 kWh</li>
  <li><strong>CO2 emissions:</strong> 88g/km</li>
  <li><strong>Wheel configuration:</strong> RWD</li>
  <li><strong>Number of axles:</strong> 2</li>
  <li><strong>Transmission Type:</strong> 6-speed dual clutch automatic transmission (DCT)</li>
  <li><strong>Wheelbase:</strong> 106.3 in.</li>
  <li><strong>Luggage capacity, rear seats upright:</strong> 19.4 cu. ft.</li>
  <li><strong>Weight:</strong> 1425 kg</li>
  <li><strong>Acceleration 0..100 km/h:</strong> 11.5 s</li>
  <li><strong>Top speed:</strong> 210 km/h</li>
  <li><strong>Fuel consumption:</strong> 3.5l/100km</li>
</ul>
</div>
<!-- Only JSON-LD example is available. -->
<!-- Only JSON-LD example is available. -->
<script type="application/ld+json">
{
  "@context":"http://schema.org/",
  "@type":"Car",
  "name":"Exemplary Hybrid Car Model Name",
  "manufacturer":"Exemplary Car Manufacturer",
  "vehicleConfiguration":"limited edition",
  "vehicleIdentificationNumber":"1HTLCZWN0JH503089",
  "productionDate":"2017",
  "modelDate":"2016",
  "bodyType":"hatchback",
  "steeringPosition":"LeftHandDriving",
  "driveWheelConfiguration":"RearWheelDriveConfiguration",
  "color":"White",
  "vehicleInteriorType":"leather",
  "vehicleInteriorColor":"beige interior",
  "numberOfAirbags" : "6",
  "numberOfAxles":"2",
  "numberOfDoors": "5",
  "seatingCapacity": "5",
  "cargoVolume":{
        "@type":"QuantitativeValue",
        "value":"19.4",
        "unitCode":"FTQ"},
  "weightTotal":{
        "@type":"QuantitativeValue",
        "maxValue":"1425",
        "unitCode":"KGM"},
  "wheelbase":{
        "@type":"QuantitativeValue",
        "value":"106.3",
        "unitCode":"INH"},
  "vehicleTransmission": "automatic gearbox",
  "numberOfForwardGears" : "6",
  "vehicleEngine":[
      {
     "@type":"EngineSpecification",
     "engineType":"internal combustion engine",
     "fuelType":"petrol",
     "engineDisplacement":{
        "@type":"QuantitativeValue",
        "value":"1580",
        "unitCode":"CMQ"},
     "torque":{
        "@type":"QuantitativeValue",
        "value":"109",
        "unitCode":"F17"},
     "enginePower":{
        "@type":"QuantitativeValue",
        "value":"104",
        "unitCode":"BHP"}},
     {
     "@type":"EngineSpecification",
     "engineType":"electric motor",
     "torque":{
        "@type":"QuantitativeValue",
        "value":"125",
        "unitCode":"F17"},
     "enginePower":{
        "@type":"QuantitativeValue",
        "value":"43",
        "unitCode":"BHP"}}
  ],
  "accelerationTime":{
     "@type":"QuantitativeValue",
     "value":"11.5",
     "unitCode":"SEC",
     "valueReference":{
      "@type":"QuantitativeValue",
       "unitText":"0..100 km/h"
     }},
   "speed":{
        "@type":"QuantitativeValue",
        "maxValue":"210",
        "unitCode":"KMH"},
  "fuelCapacity":[{
        "@type":"QuantitativeValue",
        "value":"11.9",
        "unitCode":"GLL"},
        {
        "@type":"QuantitativeValue",
        "value":"6.5",
        "unitText":"AMH",
        "description":"Battery Energy 1.56 kWh"}
        ],
  "fuelConsumption":{
        "@type":"QuantitativeValue",
        "value":"3.5",
        "unitText":"L/100km"},
  "mileageFromOdometer":{
     "@type":"QuantitativeValue",
     "value":"1",
     "unitCode":"KMT"
  },
  "emissionsCO2": "88"
  }
}
</script>

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