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2018 Volkswagen Golf

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Volkswagen Golf highlights

Customer reviews

4 out of 5

RepairPal reliability rating

4 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

25 city, 34 highway, 29 combined

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New for 2018

  • The Wolfsburg Edition trim has been discontinued for 2018.
  • Full Roof Rack and Rear Spoiler features are now available as options on select trims.
  • The S trim now comes with Power Seat(s) as standard equipment.
  • The SE trim now comes with Blind Spot Monitor, Manual Transmission, Automated Cruise Control, and Leather Seats as standard equipment.
  • The SEL trim now comes with Leather Seats as standard equipment.

Explore Volkswagen Golf details

S 2WD 4D Hatchback

Standard Features

  • ABS Brakes
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alloy Wheels
  • AM/FM Stereo
  • Android Auto
  • Apple CarPlay
  • Automatic Transmission
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Bluetooth Technology
  • Cloth Seats
  • Cruise Control
  • Overhead Airbags
  • Power Locks
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Seat(s)
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Defroster
  • Rear View Camera
  • Side Airbags
  • Traction Control
  • Turbo Charged Engine

Optional Features

  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Cloth Seats
  • Full Roof Rack
  • Rear Spoiler

Drive type

2WD

Engine size

1.8L

Horsepower

170

Torque (ft-lbs)

184

Engine type

Turbo Gas

Fuel capacity

13.2

Wheelbase

103.8"

Overall length

167.6"

Width

70.8"

Height

58.2"

Leg room

F 41.2"/R 35.6"

Head room

F 38.4"/R 38.1"

Front tires

P195/65HR15

Rear tires

P195/65HR15

Seating capacity

5

Transmission

Automatic

Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

RepairPal reliability rating

4
Excellent

RepairPal gave the Volkswagen Golf an overall reliability rating of 4 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Excellent. This rating ranks Volkswagen Golf 21st out of 44 among Compact Cars.

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2018 Volkswagen Golf trims

S:

  • 170-hp, 199-lb-ft of torque 1.8L
  • 170-hp, 184-lb-ft of torque 1.8L
  • Rear Defroster
  • Cruise Control
  • Cloth Seats
  • Power Mirrors
  • Traction Control
  • Side Airbags
  • Overhead Airbags
  • Rear View Camera
  • View our Volkswagen Golf S inventory

SE:

  • Includes all features available on the S
  • Panoramic Sunroof
  • Leatherette Seats
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Smart Key
  • Sunroofs
  • Satellite Radio Ready
  • Automated Cruise Control
  • Leather Seats
  • View our Volkswagen Golf SE inventory

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