Volkswagen

Volkswagen Golf

Price $19,595 – $43,465
Fuel consumption < 11.1 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 82%(view ratings)
There’s a Volkswagen Golf for every need. Want space? There’s the Golf SportWagen and Golf Alltrack, winner of the 2017 AJAC Canadian Car of the Year award. If performance is your priority, the Golf GTI or even the Golf R with 4MOTION all-wheel drive are for you. Otherwise, the Golf comes in three- or five-door body styles with a 170-horsepower engine. There’s even the fully electric e-Golf with approximately 200 kilometres of range.

Volkswagen Golf

Pricing
MSRP CA$34,345
Fees CA$1,645
Gas guzzler tax CA$0
Monthly payments CA$646/month
Powertrain
Transmission 6-speed manual
Drivetrain N/A
Details
Vehicle type / Category
Vehicle type Wagon
Category Wagon under $50,000
Assembly Puebla, MX
Generation 7
Fuel efficiency / Autonomy
City 11.1 L/100km
Highway 7.8 L/100km
Combined 9.6 L/100km
CO₂ emissions 225 g/km
Interior equipment
Heated front seats standard
Smart key standard
Blindspot detection optional
Lane departure warning optional
Adaptive cruise control optional
GPS standard
Details
Exterior equipment
Sunroof standard
Details
Infotainment
Auxiliary audio input standard
CD player standard
Apple CarPlay compatible standard
Android Auto compatible standard
Sirius XM standard
Details
Steering / Suspension / Brakes / Tires
Steering N/A
Turning diameter 11 m (36′)
Front suspension independent, Macpherson strut
Rear suspension N/A
Front brakes Disc (ABS)
Front brake rotor diameter 287 mm (11″)
Rear brakes Disc (ABS)
Front tires P225/45HR18
Rear tires P225/45HR18
Spare tire N/A
Safety
Seat belts 5
Details
Dimensions / Weight
Length 4,577 mm (180″)
Width 1,798 mm (71″)
Height 1,514 mm (60″)
Wheelbase 2,629 mm (104″)
Front track 1,549 mm (61″)
Rear track 1,516 mm (60″)
Ground clearance 175 mm (6 ⅞″)
Weight 1,552 kg (3,422 lb)
Interior dimensions
Front row head room 980 mm (39″)
Front row leg room 1,046 mm (41″)
Front row shoulder room 1,420 mm (56″)
Front row hip room N/A
Second row head room 980 mm (39″)
Second row leg room 904 mm (36″)
Second row shoulder room 1,369 mm (54″)
Second row hip room N/A
Capacities
Passengers 5
Passenger volume 2,670 l (94 cu ft)
Cargo volume to front row 1,883 l (66 cu ft)
Cargo volume to second row 861 l (30 cu ft)
Trunk N/A
Fuel tank 55 l (12 gal)
Towing capacity N/A
Max tongue weight N/A
Performance
Power to weight ratio N/A
0-100 km/h 8.5 s
80-120 km/h 5.8 s
Top speed 210 km/h (130 mph) (estimated)
Braking distance 44 m
Warranty
Base warranty 4 years/80,000 km
Powertrain warranty 5 years/100,000 km
Corrosion warranty 7 years/unlimited
Roadside assistance 4 years/80,000 km
The Car Guide rating
Fuel economy 6/10
Reliability 4/10
Safety 8/10
Infotainment 7/10
Driving 9/10
Overall 9/10
Average 82%(view ratings)