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2012 Volkswagen GTI

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Volkswagen GTI highlights

Customer reviews

4.4 out of 5

RepairPal reliability rating

3.5 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

24 city, 33 highway, 27 combined

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Base 2WD 2D Hatchback

Standard Features

  • ABS Brakes
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alloy Wheels
  • AM/FM Stereo
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Bluetooth Technology
  • CD Audio
  • Cloth Seats
  • Cruise Control
  • Front Seat Heaters
  • Manual Transmission
  • Navigation System
  • Overhead Airbags
  • Power Locks
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Defroster
  • Rear Spoiler
  • Satellite Radio Ready
  • Side Airbags
  • Sunroof(s)
  • Traction Control
  • Turbo Charged Engine

Optional Features

  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Bluetooth Technology
  • Navigation System
  • Rear Spoiler
  • Satellite Radio Ready
  • Sunroof(s)

Drive type

2WD

Engine size

2.0L

Horsepower

200

Torque (ft-lbs)

207

Engine type

Turbo Gas

Fuel capacity

14.5

Wheelbase

101.5"

Overall length

165.8"

Width

70"

Height

57.8"

Leg room

F 41.2"/R 35.5"

Head room

F 39.3"/R 38.5"

Front tires

225/40R18

Rear tires

225/40R18

Seating capacity

5

Transmission

Manual 6

Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

RepairPal reliability rating

3
1
2
Above Average

RepairPal gave the Volkswagen GTI an overall reliability rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Above Average. This rating ranks Volkswagen GTI 42nd out of 44 among Compact Cars.

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