Help us stay ad free - Support us on Patreon

What Changed

2018 Golf models wear updated front styling. Interior updates include a larger infotainment screen and trim panels.

Comparison to Prior Model

2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI 5d 2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI 5d
2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI 5d 2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI 5d
Price Range ($) $26,415 - $40,885 $25,595 - $36,755
Length (in) 168.0 168.0
Wheelbase (in) 103.6 103.6
Width (in) 70.8 70.8
Height (in) 56.8 56.8
Track (in) 60.6 60.6
Exterior Volume (cu. ft.) 334.6 334.6
Curb Weight (lbs.) 3082-3362 3082-3362
Legroom Total (in.) 76.8 76.8
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 93.5 93.5
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 22.8 22.8
Driven Wheels
  • FWD
  • AWD
  • FWD
  • AWD
Engines
  • 2.0l I4 T (210-bhp)
  • 2.0l I4 T (292-bhp)
  • 2.0l I4 T (210-bhp)
  • 2.0l I4 T (292-bhp)
Transmissions M6, SM6 M6, SM6
City MPG 22-24 22-24
Highway MPG 30-34 30-34
Combined MPG 26-28 26-28
more >> more >>