2018 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack - Price, Photos, Reviews & Features

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2018 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack


City 21 - 22 MPG Hwy 30 MPG

Safety Rating

  • Overall Safety:
    5 stars
  • Frontal Crash:
    4 stars
  • Side Crash:
    5 stars

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Overall Rating:
4.8 (out of 5)
Value 4.6
Exterior 4.8
Interior 4.8
Comfort 4.6
Performance 4.6
Reliability 4.6
Cant get enough..

by GLFTRK18 from Scottsdale, AZ | December 04, 2019

This is one heck of a car. I loved my 17 SEL so much, I had to have a 18. There are SO many positives about this vehicle, I don't even know where to begin. Styling with the LED exterior lighing, 18" Canyon Alloys, Front and Rear park assist, Marrakesch brown interior. The 1.8L Turbo isn't the quickest, but has enough punch for me. The Alltrack is a rarity on the road, which makes you feel more special. You get lost in a sea of boring Subarus; if only they knew how much fun and unique this car actually is.. The seats in the SEL are supportive and comfortable. The interior controls are extremely intuitive. Absolutely love the panoramic sunroof that's always open; even on chilly 50 degree mornings / evenings. The heated seats and dual climate control help with that. Although the rear seat leg room is nothing to write home about, I never hear any complaints. Cargo space is superb, especially with the rear seats folded down. When those black friday deals get you, you can haul away a 65" tv with no issues what so ever. AWD system performs very well and gives you confidence when driving offroad / wet and snowy conditions. One thing I wish I had would be the blind spot monitoring. The early 2018 models did not have that option, but VW later tacked that on to the build sheet. You wont be disappointed with this car. I drive my Alltrack proud, daily... The compliments from onlookers facial expressions never get old, either.

Not one of a million SUV’s

by Tom and Heidi from Somerset Pa | July 04, 2019

Nice styling inside and out but the rear seat legroom is not made for a 6’1 person. Quiet and solid ride. Comfortable front seats. Roomy cargo area. Intuitive controls. Great handling and good acceleration. Just got the car so will have to report back on winter driving characteristics

Great functional car

by K from Portland, OR | April 23, 2019

Over all we love it. I have owned many VW's in my time. I was a bit sad to see them dumb some of the quality down in this model / year. For example the carpet is really cheap, not sure how well it will wear over time. The difference of quality between my 2012 Passat and this is noticeable for sure. However, the usability of the car itself really is great. Kids and great dane fit great.

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2018 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack Overview

The 2018 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack is the high-performance version of the Gold SportWagen. It competes with the Subaru Outback in vehicle segment that blurs the line between wagons and crossovers.

Three trims are available: the S, SE, and SEL.

Under the hood, the Golf Alltrack is powered by a standard 170-hp, turbocharged 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine mated to a six-speed dual-clutch automatic or manual transmission and 4MOTION all-wheel drive. The available Drive Mode Select includes an Off-Road Mode for optimized traction control. Fuel economy for the Golf Alltrack is an EPA-estimated 22/30 mpg city/highway.