Archive for the ‘VW Golf GTi’ Category
What are the Differences Between the 2018 Golf Models?
The Volkswagen Golf family has been a very popular group of cars for a long time now, and the 2018 Golf family will be no different. Each of the new models has plenty to offer customers, but it’s not always easy to keep track of all their similarities and differences. We are often asked, “What are the differences between the 2018 Golf models?” Well, here’s what you need to know. (more…)
2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI Changes and Configurations
The 2017 Golf GTI was recently named Good Housekeeping Magazine’s 2017 Best New Compact Car after earning top picks on value, safety, handling, interior design comfort, and onboard technology. We’ve put together a quick overview of the 2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI changes and configurations to help interested drivers decide which trim works best for them.
242-horsepower 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI
The automotive world is highly competitive, and that competition works in our favor because it drives change. Automakers are expected to offer fairly frequent updates, which makes a sort of sense. Why would you buy this year’s model if it is coming to dealerships with no changes? You can save some money, and buy last year’s model. The Volkswagen Golf is on its seventh generation and last received a complete redesign for the 2015 model year. A facelift might seem quick, but keep in mind that the model was redesigned a full two years earlier in the European market. For 2017, it’s already receiving a facelift for this model year, which leads us to a speculating. We’re seeing gesture control, new driver assistance, and a lot else, but we also noticed a power boost for the Golf GTI. Does this mean we could be seeing a 242-horsepower Volkswagen Golf GTI for our 2018 model year? (more…)
What is included in the 2017 VW Golf GTI Sport?
Everyone has a vehicle that pulls at their heart, almost like a guilty pleasure. For some, it’s the friendly and retro appeal of the Beetle. For others, it’s the sporty-yet-conservative Volkswagen Golf GTI. We love talking about the GTI because it’s a well-rounded vehicle that provides all the features you could want in a compact car, but with a surprising amount of power under the hood to make driving it a blast. Volkswagen just announced a new trim level for the upcoming model year, so today we’re talking about what is included in the 2017 VW Golf GTI Sport. (more…)
2016 VW Golf vs Golf SportWagen vs Golf GTI vs Golf R
If you take a look at the Volkswagen inventory, you may be shocked to find it’s absolutely flooded with members from one particular family. The Golf was the second vehicle to enter the VW lineup after the Beetle, but it’s recently taken on many forms. This isn’t even to mention the e-Golf, which is yet another option for shoppers who are digging the hatchback options. Just by looking at them, you may see some differences when comparing the 2016 VW Golf vs Golf SportWagen vs Golf GTI vs Golf R, but for those unsure of which is best for them, we break down the main benefits of each. (more…)
What’s different in the 2016 VW Golf GTI?
When it comes to shopping for a new car, sometimes the motto isn’t so much about finding something new, as it is about finding a vehicle that is new to you. When this is the case, it makes sense to debate between the latest options and a vehicle that might just be a year or two old. If the mileage is low, why not? When looking at what’s different in the 2016 VW Golf GTI, you may decide you still want the new model year, as it may look the same, but it has some new technology that brings even more convenience. (more…)