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2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI


City 25 MPG Hwy 33 MPG

Safety Rating

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

Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

Consumer Reviews Write a Review

Overall Rating:
4.8 (out of 5)
Value 4.6
Exterior 4.8
Interior 4.8
Comfort 4.6
Performance 4.7
Reliability 4.8
All around solid feeling car. Ex

by Slatts | September 15, 2019

Exceeded my expectations. Fun to drive. Speed and power when you need it. Above average gas mileage. Bonus the car only requires regular gas. No comparison to the Honda Civic Si I traded in.

Love this car - has a few quirks

by Jill from Jamaica Plain, MA | July 27, 2019

I was excited about the 7-option drivers seat, but it’s still pretty uncomfortable. Maybe I’m just too fat for a racing seat (5’9”, 200 lbs). I also dislike the creaking sound the sunroof makes. Otherwise, great car.


by John from Federal way WA. | April 08, 2019

This VW is excellent. It is very well decorated as a GTI and is quick and responsive. Lots of fun to drive. Auburn VW was a good place to purchase this vehicle. Thank you.

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2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI Overview

The 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI is a high-performance 4-door hatchback.

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

Under the hood, the Golf GTI is powered by a standard 220-hp, turbocharged 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine mated to a 6-speed manual or dual clutch automatic transmission and all-wheel drive (AWD). Fuel economy for the Golf GTI is an EPA-estimated 24/34 mpg city highway.