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2013 Infiniti G37x vs. 2013 Volkswagen Golf R Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Volkswagen Golf R than the Infiniti G37x, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Infiniti G37x will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volkswagen Golf R.

Convenience
With the Infiniti G37x you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Volkswagen Golf R, due to its larger tank size and better fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Infiniti G37x is somewhat more expensive than the Volkswagen Golf R. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Infiniti G37x is much higher than that for the Volkswagen Golf R.

Dimensions
Since the Infiniti G37x is much wider than the Volkswagen Golf R, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Infiniti G37x, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Volkswagen Golf R.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Infiniti G37x transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Volkswagen Golf R.

Handling
The Infiniti G37x has a larger turning radius than the Volkswagen Golf R, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Infiniti G37x is somewhat more powerful than the Volkswagen Golf R.

Utility
The Infiniti G37x has less seating than the Volkswagen Golf R, making the Volkswagen Golf R the better choice if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Infiniti G37x has significantly less cargo room than the Volkswagen Golf R, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Infiniti G37x than that of the Volkswagen Golf R.


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2013 Infiniti
G37x

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MSRP*: $42,050
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2013 Volkswagen
Golf R

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MSRP*: $34,195 - $34,795
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.22% --
City MPG: 18 19
Highway MPG: 25 --
Engine(s): V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Safety Rating: Front
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Safety Rating: Side
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Safety Rating: Rear
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Invoice*: $38,943 $32,827 - $33,403

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