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$19,595
Fees CA$1,645
Gas guzzler tax CA$0
Monthly payments CA$368/month
Powertrain
Transmission 5-speed manual
Drivetrain FWD
Details
Vehicle type / Category
Vehicle type Hatchback
Category Compact Car
Assembly Puebla, MX
Generation 7
Fuel efficiency / Autonomy
City 9.3 L/100km
Highway 6.9 L/100km
Combined 8.2 L/100km
CO₂ emissions 192 g/km
Interior equipment
Details
Exterior equipment
Details
Infotainment
Auxiliary audio input standard
Apple CarPlay compatible available
Android Auto compatible available
Details
Steering / Suspension / Brakes / Tires
Steering rack and pinion
Turning diameter 11 m (36′)
Front suspension independent, Macpherson strut
Rear suspension independent, multi-link
Front brakes Disc (ABS)
Front brake rotor diameter 287 mm (11″)
Rear brakes Disc (ABS)
Rear brake rotor diameter 272 mm (11″)
Front tires P195/65HR15
Rear tires P195/65HR15
Spare tire N/A
Safety
Seat belts 5
Details
Dimensions / Weight
Length 4,257 mm (168″)
Width 1,798 mm (71″)
Height 1,476 mm (58″)
Wheelbase 2,637 mm (104″)
Front track 1,549 mm (61″)
Rear track 1,519 mm (60″)
Ground clearance 137 mm (5 ⅜″)
Weight 1,336 kg (2,945 lb)
Interior dimensions
Front row head room 975 mm (38″)
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 968 mm (38″)
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 2,648 l (94 cu ft)
Cargo volume to front row 1,521 l (54 cu ft)
Trunk 493 l (17 cu ft)
Fuel tank 50 l (11 gal)
Towing capacity N/A
Max tongue weight N/A
Performance
Power to weight ratio N/A
0-100 km/h 8.4 s (estimated)
80-120 km/h 5.4 s (estimated)
Top speed N/A
Braking distance 41 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)